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Nearest Communities to Gillete, By-County ...

The purpose of this page is to identify those communities that are closest to Gillete, on a County-by-County basis. To explain further, let's use the example from the Genealogy Helper Page for Gillete:

We have great-grandparents who lived in a small community in the southeast corner of their home county. During their lives, most doctors and hospitals were in the next county to the east. Almost all of the nearby churches and cemeteries were in the county to the south.

When doing our research, we make it a practice to expand our search by looking in neighboring counties in addition to the county in which they lived:  their home county contained property and probate records; the county to the east contained birth and death records; the county to the south contained their burial records. If we hadn't checked the neighboring counties, we would have missed many valuable sources of information.

Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if you are going to drive it.<1>

If you're researching your genealogy, we hope that the following following information helps.



Although our information shows that the community of Gillete is historic,<2> it would have been located within present day Tulare County.

The following 4 counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Tulare County: Fresno, Inyo, Kern & Kings.

Our Gazetteer shows that there are 256 communities within 40 miles [64.4 km] of Gillete. Of these communities, 59 are located in counties other than Tulare County.

We usually exclude communities when we still need to verify their location,<3> but for the purpose of this page, we have included the unverified ('unver') and historic ('hist') communities.

After starting with the home county for Gillete (which is Tulare County), we list the counties in alphabetical order and for each of those counties, the closest communities are listed in order of their distance from Gillete. For the following list, only those counties that contain communities within 40 miles [64.4 km] are displayed.

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Fresno County  
Kern County  
Kings County  


Tulare County     (The county where Gillete resides)
 
Given the large number of communities that are located in Tulare County, we have limited the list to those within 19 miles [30.6 km] of Gillete (about 100 communities).
 
County Website: www.co.tulare.ca.us/
County Seat for Tulare:   Visalia
 
Genealogy Websites:
State of California       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Tulare County       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
 
Note: The eastern boundary of the county is defined by the Sierra Nevada Mountains.
 
  DirectionDistance
Tiffin (Hist)     [Map]     NE   Less than 2 miles
Mirador (Unver)     [Map]     S   Less than 2 miles
El Mirador (Unver)     [Map]     E   Less than 2 miles
Orlem (Hist)     [Map]     NW   Less than 2 miles
Sierra Heights (Unver)     [Map]     NW   Less than 2 miles
Prewit (Hist)     [Map]     SE   Less than 2 miles
Fayette (Unver)     [Map]     NW   2 miles [3.2 km]
Portex (Hist)     [Map]     S   2 miles [3.2 km]
Abilene (Unver)     [Map]     SW   2 miles [3.2 km]
Strathmore     [Map]     SW   2 miles [3.2 km]
Stout (Unver)     [Map]     W   2 miles [3.2 km]
Worthing (Hist)     [Map]     W   2 miles [3.2 km]
Hawkins (Hist)     [Map]     NW   3 miles [4.8 km]
Lindsay     [Map]     NW   3 miles [4.8 km]
Reynolds (Hist)     [Map]     NW   4 miles [6.4 km]
Zante (Unver)     [Map]     S   4 miles [6.4 km]
Lucca (Unver)     [Map]     NW   5 miles [8 km]
Tonyville (Unver)     [Map]     NW   5 miles [8 km]
Vance (Unver)     [Map]     NW   5 miles [8 km]
Lisko (Unver)     [Map]     S   5 miles [8 km]
Westfield (Unver)     [Map]     S   5 miles [8 km]
Plainview (Unver)     [Map]     W   5 miles [8 km]
Burr (Unver)     [Map]     NW   6 miles [9.7 km]
Cairns Corner (Unver)     [Map]     NW   6 miles [9.7 km]
Sides (Hist)     [Map]     NW   6 miles [9.7 km]
Monache (Hist)     [Map]     S   6 miles [9.7 km]
Porterville     [Map]     S   6 miles [9.7 km]
Grey Rocks (Hist)     [Map]     NW   7 miles [11.3 km]
Nanceville (Unver)     [Map]     S   7 miles [11.3 km]
Roche (Unver)     [Map]     S   7 miles [11.3 km]
List (Unver)     [Map]     NW   8 miles [12.9 km]
East Porterville     [Map]     SE   8 miles [12.9 km]
Harmony (Unver)     [Map]     SW   8 miles [12.9 km]
Jones Corner (Unver)     [Map]     SW   8 miles [12.9 km]
Vincent (Unver)     [Map]     SW   8 miles [12.9 km]
Rocky Hill (Unver)     [Map]     NW   9 miles [14.5 km]
Toolville (Unver)     [Map]     NW   9 miles [14.5 km]
Lumer (Unver)     [Map]     S   9 miles [14.5 km]
Plano (Unver)     [Map]     S   9 miles [14.5 km]
Ponca (Unver)     [Map]     S   9 miles [14.5 km]
Alta Vista (Hist)     [Map]     SE   9 miles [14.5 km]
Cotton Center (Unver)     [Map]     SW   9 miles [14.5 km]
Pleasant Grove (Hist)     [Map]     SW   9 miles [14.5 km]
Yokohl (Unver)     [Map]     N   10 miles [16.1 km]
Antes (Unver)     [Map]     NW   10 miles [16.1 km]
Exeter     [Map]     NW   10 miles [16.1 km]
Hope (Hist)     [Map]     S   10 miles [16.1 km]
Lois (Unver)     [Map]     S   10 miles [16.1 km]
Magnolia (Unver)     [Map]     S   10 miles [16.1 km]
Sunland (Unver)     [Map]     S   10 miles [16.1 km]
Worth (Unver)     [Map]     SE   10 miles [16.1 km]
Poplar     [Map]     SW   10 miles [16.1 km]
Woodville     [Map]     SW   10 miles [16.1 km]
Merryman (Unver)     [Map]     N   11 miles [17.7 km]
Matchin (Unver)     [Map]     NW   11 miles [17.7 km]
Spinks Corner (Unver)     [Map]     W   11 miles [17.7 km]
Milo (Unver)     [Map]     E   12 miles [19.3 km]
Springville     [Map]     E   12 miles [19.3 km]
Lindcove (Unver)     [Map]     N   12 miles [19.3 km]
East Farmersville     [Map]     NW   12 miles [19.3 km]
Farmersville     [Map]     NW   12 miles [19.3 km]
Giant Oak (Hist)     [Map]     NW   12 miles [19.3 km]
Musk (Hist)     [Map]     NW   12 miles [19.3 km]
Venida (Unver)     [Map]     NW   12 miles [19.3 km]
West Venida (Unver)     [Map]     NW   12 miles [19.3 km]
Elmco (Unver)     [Map]     S   12 miles [19.3 km]
Lempon (Hist)     [Map]     S   12 miles [19.3 km]
Globe (Unver)     [Map]     SE   12 miles [19.3 km]
Lowes Corner (Unver)     [Map]     SW   12 miles [19.3 km]
Cameron Creek Colony (Unver)     [Map]     NW   13 miles [20.9 km]
Lort (Unver)     [Map]     NW   13 miles [20.9 km]
Deer Creek Colony (Unver)     [Map]     S   13 miles [20.9 km]
Lairds Corner (Unver)     [Map]     SW   13 miles [20.9 km]
Goodale (Unver)     [Map]     N   14 miles [22.5 km]
Lemon Cove     [Map]     N   14 miles [22.5 km]
Saint Johns (Unver)     [Map]     N   14 miles [22.5 km]
Fane (Unver)     [Map]     NW   14 miles [22.5 km]
Mitchell Corner (Unver)     [Map]     NW   14 miles [22.5 km]
Rector (Unver)     [Map]     NW   14 miles [22.5 km]
Terra Bella     [Map]     S   14 miles [22.5 km]
Ultra (Unver)     [Map]     S   14 miles [22.5 km]
Swall (Unver)     [Map]     W   14 miles [22.5 km]
Citro (Unver)     [Map]     N   15 miles [24.1 km]
Naranjo (Unver)     [Map]     N   15 miles [24.1 km]
Sandspur (Hist)     [Map]     N   15 miles [24.1 km]
Higby (Unver)     [Map]     NW   15 miles [24.1 km]
Saucelito (Hist)     [Map]     SW   15 miles [24.1 km]
Elba (Unver)     [Map]     W   15 miles [24.1 km]
Loma     [Map]     W   15 miles [24.1 km]
Ambler (Unver)     [Map]     NW   16 miles [25.7 km]
Imhoff (Unver)     [Map]     W   16 miles [25.7 km]
Octol (Unver)     [Map]     W   16 miles [25.7 km]
Hillmaid (Unver)     [Map]     N   17 miles [27.4 km]
Woodlake Junction     [Map]     N   17 miles [27.4 km]
Woodlake     [Map]     N   17 miles [27.4 km]
Ivanhoe     [Map]     NW   17 miles [27.4 km]
Tipton     [Map]     SW   17 miles [27.4 km]
Burling (Hist)     [Map]     W   17 miles [27.4 km]
Tulare     [Map]     W   17 miles [27.4 km]
Redbanks (Unver)     [Map]     N   18 miles [29 km]
Sequoia (Unver)     [Map]     N   18 miles [29 km]
Visalia     [Map]     NW   18 miles [29 km]
Soda Springs (Unver)     [Map]     SE   18 miles [29 km]
Alfac (Hist)     [Map]     SW   18 miles [29 km]
Quail (Unver)     [Map]     SW   18 miles [29 km]
Mountain Home (Unver)     [Map]     E   19 miles [30.6 km]
Chinowths Corner (Unver)     [Map]     NW   19 miles [30.6 km]
Ducor     [Map]     S   19 miles [30.6 km]
Tagus (Unver)     [Map]     W   19 miles [30.6 km]
 
 

Fresno County
 
County Website: www.co.fresno.ca.us/
County Seat for Fresno:   Fresno
 
Genealogy Websites:
State of California       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Fresno County       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
 
Note: The eastern boundary of the county is defined by the Sierra Nevada Mountains.
 
  DirectionDistance
Orange Cove     [Map]     NW   34 miles [54.7 km]
Deer Crossing (Unver)     [Map]     N   35 miles [56.3 km]
Etheda Springs (Unver)     [Map]     N   35 miles [56.3 km]
Miramonte     [Map]     N   35 miles [56.3 km]
Cedarbrook (Unver)     [Map]     N   36 miles [57.9 km]
Hoffman Point (Unver)     [Map]     N   36 miles [57.9 km]
Pinehurst     [Map]     N   36 miles [57.9 km]
Kingsburg     [Map]     NW   37 miles [59.5 km]
Reedley     [Map]     NW   37 miles [59.5 km]
Smiths Ferry (Unver)     [Map]     NW   37 miles [59.5 km]
Dunlap     [Map]     N   39 miles [62.8 km]
Lacjac (Unver)     [Map]     NW   39 miles [62.8 km]
Uva (Unver)     [Map]     NW   39 miles [62.8 km]
Wineland (Unver)     [Map]     NW   39 miles [62.8 km]
Squaw Valley     [Map]     N   40 miles [64.4 km]
Laton     [Map]     NW   40 miles [64.4 km]
Navelencia (Unver)     [Map]     NW   40 miles [64.4 km]
Whitmores Ferry (Unver)     [Map]     NW   40 miles [64.4 km]
 
 

Kern County
 
County Website: www.co.kern.ca.us/
County Seat for Kern:   Bakersfield
 
Genealogy Websites:
State of California       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Kern County       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
 
Note: The eastern boundary of the county is defined by the Sierra Nevada Mountains.
 
  DirectionDistance
Quality (Unver)     [Map]     S   27 miles [43.5 km]
Delano     [Map]     S   30 miles [48.3 km]
Jasmin (Unver)     [Map]     S   30 miles [48.3 km]
Vinland     [Map]     S   33 miles [53.1 km]
Zentner (Unver)     [Map]     S   33 miles [53.1 km]
Kernell (Unver)     [Map]     SW   33 miles [53.1 km]
Woody     [Map]     S   34 miles [54.7 km]
Lavers Crossing (Unver)     [Map]     SE   34 miles [54.7 km]
McFarland     [Map]     S   35 miles [56.3 km]
Glennville     [Map]     SE   35 miles [56.3 km]
Pond (Unver)     [Map]     SW   35 miles [56.3 km]
Hollis (Unver)     [Map]     S   36 miles [57.9 km]
Petro (Hist)     [Map]     SW   36 miles [57.9 km]
Elmo (Unver)     [Map]     SW   37 miles [59.5 km]
Calico (Unver)     [Map]     S   38 miles [61.2 km]
Famoso     [Map]     S   40 miles [64.4 km]
Halfway House (Unver)     [Map]     S   40 miles [64.4 km]
Alta Sierra     [Map]     SE   40 miles [64.4 km]
 
 

Kings County
 
County Website: www.countyofkings.com/
County Seat for Kings:   Hanford
 
Genealogy Websites:
State of California       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Kings County       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
 
Note: The eastern boundary of the county is defined by the Sierra Nevada Mountains.
 
  DirectionDistance
Corcoran     [Map]     W   29 miles [46.7 km]
South Corcoran (Unver)     [Map]     W   29 miles [46.7 km]
Bean (Hist)     [Map]     W   30 miles [48.3 km]
Remnoy (Unver)     [Map]     W   31 miles [49.9 km]
Guernsey (Unver)     [Map]     W   33 miles [53.1 km]
Hamblin (Unver)     [Map]     W   33 miles [53.1 km]
Helm Corner (Unver)     [Map]     W   34 miles [54.7 km]
Home Garden     [Map]     W   34 miles [54.7 km]
Odessa (Hist)     [Map]     W   34 miles [54.7 km]
Shell (Unver)     [Map]     W   34 miles [54.7 km]
Fort Roosevelt (Unver)     [Map]     W   35 miles [56.3 km]
Hanford Del Arroyo Estates (Unver)     [Map]     W   35 miles [56.3 km]
Hanford     [Map]     W   35 miles [56.3 km]
Banner (Hist)     [Map]     W   37 miles [59.5 km]
Lucerne (Unver)     [Map]     W   37 miles [59.5 km]
Pitco (Unver)     [Map]     W   37 miles [59.5 km]
Shirley (Unver)     [Map]     NW   38 miles [61.2 km]
Armona     [Map]     W   38 miles [61.2 km]
Grangeville (Unver)     [Map]     W   39 miles [62.8 km]
Kingston (Unver)     [Map]     NW   40 miles [64.4 km]
Kimble (Hist)     [Map]     W   40 miles [64.4 km]
Orion (Hist)     [Map]     W   40 miles [64.4 km]
Santa Rosa Rancheria (Unver)     [Map]     W   40 miles [64.4 km]

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Footnotes ...

<1>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance that stretches from Gillete. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Gillete) 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 Gillete. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Gillete

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Gillete. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 36.1746, Longitude: -119.0364     [Map].

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<2>We use the term 'Historic' broadly and it generally means that the community no longer exists. However, it can also mean that the community might still exist, but was significantly larger or had a more 'official' existence in the past than it does now. Unfortunately our sources of data have proven to be unreliable. If you can provide us with more specific information about Gillete, please let us know so that we can improve our accuracy.

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<3>Our data comes from many sources and some sources are more dependable than others. When we add communities to our Gazetteer, we try to verify that we have the correct location for the community. We mark a community as 'Unverified' when we aren't confident about our data and want to do further checking.

We use the term 'Historic' broadly and it generally means that the community no longer exists. However, it can also mean that the community might still exist, but was larger or had a more 'official' existence in the past than it does now.

Since our Gazetteer contains over 100,000 communities, verifying everything is going to take time. If you find an error or can help us to improve our accuracy, please let us know.

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