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1890 Communities Near Golden Hills ...

We largely built the following list with information that came from an Atlas published by Rand McNally in 1895. The Atlas had details such as the population of the community (which appears to have come from the 1890 Census) and whether there was a post office and/or railroad service available. Over time, we will continue to add communities that we find during on-going research.

We largely built the following list with information that came from an Atlas published by Rand McNally in 1895. The Atlas had details such as the population of the community (which appears to have come from the 1890 Census) and whether there was a post office and/or railroad service available. Over time, we will continue to add communities that we find during on-going research.

If it applies, we indicate whether a community no longer exists and is now historic.<1>

While we didn't find Golden Hills in the Atlas, the following communities of the 1890's would have been found near the current location of Golden Hills.

Bealville   (Kern County)       [Map]  
 - Located 12 miles [19.3 km]<2> to the Northwest (NW) from Golden Hills
 - Bealville had railroad service and no post office
 
Caliente   (Kern County)       [Map]  
 - Located 13 miles [20.9 km] to the Northwest (NW) from Golden Hills
 - Caliente had a post office and railroad service
 
Fairmont   (Los Angeles County)       [Map]  
 - Located 28 miles [45.1 km] to the South (S) from Golden Hills
 - Fairmont had a post office and no railroad service
 
Girard   (Kern County) - Historic       [Map]  
 - While Girard was mentioned in the 1895 Atlas, it no longer exists
 - Located 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) from Golden Hills
 - Girard had railroad service and no post office
 
Havilah   (Kern County)       [Map]  
 - Located 26 miles [41.8 km] to the North (N) from Golden Hills
 - 1895 population of 43 people
 - Havilah had a post office and no railroad service
 
Keene   (Kern County)       [Map]  
 - Located 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) from Golden Hills
 - 1895 population of 42 people
 - Keene had a post office and railroad service
 
Mojave   (Kern County)       [Map]  
 - Located 18 miles [29 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) from Golden Hills
 - 1895 population of 231 people
 - Mojave had a post office and railroad service
 
Neenach   (Los Angeles County)       [Map]  
 - Located 25 miles [40.2 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) from Golden Hills
 - Neenach had a post office and no railroad service
 
Rosamond   (Kern County)       [Map]  
 - Located 26 miles [41.8 km] to the Southeast (SE) from Golden Hills
 - Rosamond had a post office and railroad service
 
Rowen   (Kern County)       [Map]  
 - Located 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northwest (NW) from Golden Hills
 - Rowen had railroad service and no post office
 
Tehachapi   (Kern County)       [Map]  
 - Located 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) from Golden Hills
 - 1895 population of 255 people (with 12,630 people in 2017)
 - Tehachapi had railroad service and no post office

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Footnotes ...

<1>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 Golden Hills, please let us know so that we can improve our accuracy.

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<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance that stretches from Golden Hills. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Golden Hills) 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 Golden Hills. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Golden Hills

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Golden Hills. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.1395, Longitude: -118.4869     [Map].

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