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(Nevada County)

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Welcome to Glenbrook ...

Glenbrook is located in Nevada County.

Glenbrook is 2,720 feet [829 m] above sea level.<1> In other words, the altitude of Glenbrook is about ½ mile above sea level.

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

The telephone area code for Glenbrook: (530)

Communities near Glenbrook ...

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 Glenbrook and not the distance if you are going to drive it.<2>.

Community   2017<3>
Population
DirectionDistance
Alta Sierra   [Map]   ---   S   7 miles [11.3 km]
Birchville   [Map]   ---   NW   8 miles [12.9 km]
Blue Tent   [Map]   ---   NE   5 miles [8 km]
Bridgeport   [Map]   ---   W   9 miles [14.5 km]
Chicago Park   [Map]   ---   SE   7 miles [11.3 km]
Colfax   [Map]   2,005   SE   10 miles [16.1 km]

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

Communities Also Named Glenbrook ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two California communities named Glenbrook: This one is located in Nevada County and the other is located in Lake County.

Beyond California, there are 13 communities that are also named Glenbrook - they are located in Connecticut, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maryland (2), Nevada, North Carolina (2), Ontario, Oregon, Virginia and West Virginia.

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

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 Glenbrook. 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 Glenbrook. 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 Glenbrook.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Glenbrook ...

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

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

The official website for Nevada County: www.new.mynevadacounty.com/

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



Footnotes ...

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Glenbrook. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.2421, Longitude: -121.0355     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Glenbrook 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 Glenbrook.

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