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Welcome to Carnelian Bay ...
While we don't have a date for the founding of Carnelian Bay, you might consider that their post office opened in 1908.
Carnelian Bay is 6,230 feet [1,899 m] above sea level.<2> In other words, the altitude of Carnelian Bay is about 1¼ mile [or ~1¾ km] above sea level.
Time Zone: Carnelian Bay lies in the Pacific Time Zone (PST/PDT) and observes daylight saving time
Carnelian Bay lies within the (530) area code.
The ZIP code for Carnelian Bay: 96140<3>
Communities near Carnelian Bay ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Carnelian Bay.
To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...
We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.
We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Carnelian Bay. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Carnelian Bay.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Carnelian Bay. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Carnelian Bay.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Carnelian Bay. See our Newspapers Page for Carnelian Bay.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Carnelian Bay ...
Looking for more information about Carnelian Bay? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.
In addition to the Tourism page for Carnelian Bay, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Carnelian Bay.
Adding Carnelian Bay to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Carnelian Bay in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.
From our notes, the earliest published mention we've found for Carnelian Bay was in the document titled List of Post Offices from Cameron Blevins and Richard Helbock.<6>
For more details, see References and Mentions for Carnelian Bay.
Off-the-Road Links ...
Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Carnelian Bay. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
The official website for Placer County: www.placer.ca.gov/
The official website for State of California: https://www.ca.gov/
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This page was last modified/updated: 21 Feb 2024