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Welcome to Crest ...

Crest is located in San Diego County.

Crest is 1,640 feet [500 m] above sea level.<1>.

Time Zone: Crest lies in the Pacific Time Zone (PST/PDT) and observes daylight saving time

Crest is within the boundaries of the (619) area code.

Communities near Crest ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if driven.<2>.

Community   2017<3>
Population
DirectionDistance
Chula Vista   [Map]   270,471   SW   17 miles [27.4 km]
Coronado   [Map]   24,417   SW   19 miles [30.6 km]
El Cajon   [Map]   103,894   W   5 miles [8 km]
La Mesa   [Map]   60,021   W   9 miles [14.5 km]
Lakeside   [Map]   ---   NW   4 miles [6.4 km]
Lemon Grove   [Map]   27,108   SW   10 miles [16.1 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Crest.

Communities Also Named Crest ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two California communities named Crest: This one is located in San Diego County and the other is located in Lassen County.

Beyond California, there are 12 communities that are also named Crest - they are located in Alabama, Arkansas, Colorado, Georgia, Kentucky, Missouri, Ontario, Quebec, Texas, Virginia and Washington.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Crest.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections that should be of interest to those chasing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Crest. We make it easy to see an overhead view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Crest. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Crest.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Crest:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Crest ...

Looking for more information about Crest? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

Looking for more information about Crest? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Crest, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Crest.

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About San Diego County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Crest. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for San Diego County: www.sdcounty.ca.gov/

The official website for State of California: www.state.ca.us/



Footnotes ...

<1>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Crest - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance that starts in Crest. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Crest) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Crest. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Crest

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Crest. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 32.8073, Longitude: -116.8681     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Crest have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<3>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Crest.

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