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Gilberts, California
(El Dorado County)

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Welcome to Gilberts ...

Gilberts is located in El Dorado County.

Gilberts is 4,240 feet [1,292 m] above sea level.<1> In other words, the altitude of Gilberts is about ¾ mile [or ~1¼ km] above sea level.

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

Gilberts is located in the (530) area code.

Communities near Gilberts ...

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

Community   2017<3>
Population
DirectionDistance
Fair Play   [Map]   ---   W   9 miles [14.5 km]
Fresh Pond   [Map]   ---   N   8 miles [12.9 km]
Newtown   [Map]   ---   NW   11 miles [17.7 km]
Pacific   [Map]   ---   N   8 miles [12.9 km]
Placerville   [Map]   10,936   W   17 miles [27.4 km]
Pleasant Valley   [Map]   ---   W   9 miles [14.5 km]

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

Communities Also Named Gilberts ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two California communities named Gilberts: This one is located in El Dorado County and the other is located in Placer County.

Beyond California, there are 5 communities that are also named Gilberts - they are located in Florida, Illinois, Michigan and Ohio.

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

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 Gilberts. 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 Gilberts. 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 Gilberts.

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

Websites for Gilberts ...

 
Chamber of Commerce:   www.eldoradocounty.org/

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Gilberts ...

Looking for more information about Gilberts? 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 Gilberts? 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 Gilberts, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Gilberts.

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

The official website for El Dorado County: www.co.el-dorado.ca.us/

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



Footnotes ...

<1>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Gilberts - 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 'straight-line' distance from Gilberts. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Gilberts) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Gilberts. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 38.6369, Longitude: -120.4927     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Gilberts 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 Gilberts.

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