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Gillis, California
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Welcome to Gillis ...

Gillis is located in Siskiyou County.

Gillis is 4,270 feet [1,301 m] above sea level.<1> In other words, the altitude of Gillis is about ¾ mile [or ~1¼ km] above sea level.

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

Gillis is within the (530) area code.

Communities near Gillis ...

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 Gillis and not the distance if driven.<2>.

Community   2016<3>
Ager   [Map]   ---   W   19 miles [30.6 km]
Bogus - Historic   [Map]   ---   W   14 miles [22.5 km]
Dorris   [Map]   905   E   9 miles [14.5 km]
Macdoel   [Map]   ---   SE   10 miles [16.1 km]
Mount Hebron   [Map]   ---   S   12 miles [19.3 km]
Somerset   [Map]   ---   SE   9 miles [14.5 km]

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

Communities Also Named Gillis ...

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

Beyond California, there are 5 communities that are also named Gillis - they are located in Louisiana, Michigan, Nevada and Texas.

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

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 Gillis. 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 Gillis. 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 Gillis.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Gillis ...

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

Search for Local Businesses ...

Google's 'Search-by-Location' has proven to be a useful tool by people who planned visits to this area. We have prepared the following searches to help you find businesses, travel and vacation activities that are in (or close to) Gillis. It's likely that the search results won't include all of the businesses that are in this area, but the results should give you a good foundation for further searches.

LodgingGas StationsBanks
Bed & BreakfastTruck StopsATMs
RestaurantsAuto RepairReal Estate
 RV RepairRentals
PharmacyAuto PartsChurches
 RV PartsCemeteries
AttractionsMotorcycle Parts 
 DentistsPost Offices
Auto RentalChiropractors 
Auto LeasingVeterinarians 

Business Owners: To appear in the above search results, your business will need to be listed with the Google Places service. Please use the below link to learn about and register for the free service.

If you find an error or if your business wasn't included in the results, please contact Google to register your business or report an error. We simply link to 'Search-by-Location' and have no control over their results. Only a registered owner/operator can add their business or correct mistakes - we can not do it for you.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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Footnotes ...

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

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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 Gillis.

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<4>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Gillis.