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Drytown, California

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Welcome to Drytown ...

Drytown is located in Amador County.

Drytown is 640 feet [195 m] above sea level.<1>.

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

The area code for Drytown: (209)

The ZIP code for Drytown: 95699<2>

Communities near Drytown ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance as if you drove.<3>.

Community   2017<4>
Big Bar   [Map]   ---   SE   11 miles [17.7 km]
Fiddletown   [Map]   ---   NE   6 miles [9.7 km]
Ione   [Map]   7,827   SW   7 miles [11.3 km]
Jackson   [Map]   4,740   SE   7 miles [11.3 km]
Martell   [Map]   ---   SE   6 miles [9.7 km]
May - Historic   [Map]   ---   W   8 miles [12.9 km]

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

Communities Also Named Drytown ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 3 communities that are also named Drytown - they are located in Pennsylvania (2) and Virginia.

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Drytown. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Drytown. 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 Drytown.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Drytown ...

Looking for more information about Drytown? 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 Drytown, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Drytown.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for California

About Amador County

About California

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Amador County:

The official website for State of California:

Footnotes ...

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

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<2>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a community (such as Drytown). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Drytown or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).

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<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Drytown) 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 Drytown. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Drytown

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Drytown. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 38.4408, Longitude: -120.8550     [Map].

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<4>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Drytown.

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