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(Merced County)

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Welcome to El Nido ...

El Nido is located in Merced County<1>.

El Nido is 140 feet [43 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

El Nido is located in the (209) area code.

The ZIP code for El Nido: 95317<3>

Communities Also Named El Nido ...

While we believe that this El Nido is located in Merced County, we know of another 2 California communities named El Nido. Those communities are located in the following counties: Los Angeles and San Diego County.

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

Communities near El Nido ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near El Nido.

  • Merced [Merced County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Merced
    • Merced [Merced County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the north of El Nido
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 88,235 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Merced
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Merced<5>
  • Atwater [Merced County]
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    • Atwater [Merced County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the northwest of El Nido
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 30,296 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Atwater
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Atwater<5>
  • Chowchilla [Madera County]
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    • Chowchilla [Madera County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the east of El Nido
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 18,153 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Chowchilla
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Chowchilla<5>
  • Firebaugh [Fresno County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Firebaugh
    • Firebaugh [Fresno County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the south of El Nido
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 7,756 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Firebaugh
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Firebaugh<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Dos Palos [Merced County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Dos Palos
      • Dos Palos [Merced County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the southwest of El Nido
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 5,269 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Dos Palos
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Dos Palos<5>
    • Santa Rita Park [Merced County]
    • Lincoln [Madera County] - Historic
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lincoln
      • Lincoln [Madera County] was located 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the southeast of El Nido
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lincoln have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Tuttle [Merced County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Tuttle
      • Tuttle [Merced County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the northeast of El Nido
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Tuttle
    • Le Grand [Merced County]
    • Planada [Merced County]

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 El Nido. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for El Nido.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of El Nido. 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 El Nido.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around El Nido. See our Newspapers Page for El Nido.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for El Nido ...

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

Mentions & References for El Nido

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About Merced County

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

The official website for Merced County: www.co.merced.ca.us/

The official website for State of California: https://www.ca.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of California's counties, including Merced, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around El Nido - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>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 El Nido). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether El Nido or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- El Nido) to Point B.If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for El Nido. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from El NidoOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in El Nido. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.1349, Longitude: -120.4921    
<5>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<6>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.

 

 

 

 

 


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