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Gorman, California

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Nearest Communities to Gorman, By-County ...

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

We have great-grandparents who lived in a small community in the southeast corner of their home county. During their lives, most hospitals and doctors 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.

Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Gorman and not the distance if driven.<1>

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

Gorman is located in Los Angeles County.

The following 4 counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Los Angeles County: Kern, Orange, San Bernardino & Ventura.

Our Gazetteer shows that there are 217 communities within 40 miles [64.4 km] of Gorman. Of these communities, 152 are located in counties other than Los Angeles County.

We usually exclude communities when we still need to verify their location,<2> but for the purpose of this page, we have included the unverified ('unver') and historic ('hist') communities.

After starting with the home county for Gorman (which is Los Angeles 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 Gorman. For the following list, only those counties that contain communities within 40 miles [64.4 km] are displayed.

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Kern County  
Santa Barbara County  
Solano County  
Ventura County  

Los Angeles County     (The county where Gorman resides)
County Website:
County Seat for Los Angeles:   Los Angeles
Genealogy Websites:
State of California       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Los Angeles County       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Note: The southwestern boundary of the county is on the Pacific Ocean.
Holland Summit (Hist)     [Map]     W   Less than 2 miles
Chandler (Hist)     [Map]     NW   2 miles [3.2 km]
Caswell (Unver)     [Map]     SE   5 miles [8 km]
Sandberg (Unver)     [Map]     SE   8 miles [12.9 km]
La Liebre (Unver)     [Map]     E   9 miles [14.5 km]
Neenach     [Map]     E   15 miles [24.1 km]
Three Points (Unver)     [Map]     E   15 miles [24.1 km]
Naylor Place (Unver)     [Map]     SE   17 miles [27.4 km]
Martins (Unver)     [Map]     SE   19 miles [30.6 km]
Temascal (Unver)     [Map]     S   22 miles [35.4 km]
Fairmont (Unver)     [Map]     E   24 miles [38.6 km]
Lake Hughes     [Map]     E   24 miles [38.6 km]
Castaic     [Map]     SE   24 miles [38.6 km]
Ninetynine Oaks (Unver)     [Map]     SE   25 miles [40.2 km]
Sulphur Springs (Unver)     [Map]     SE   25 miles [40.2 km]
Val Verde     [Map]     SE   26 miles [41.8 km]
Green Valley (Unver)     [Map]     SE   27 miles [43.5 km]
Andrade Corner (Unver)     [Map]     E   28 miles [45.1 km]
Castaic Junction     [Map]     SE   28 miles [45.1 km]
Del Valle (Unver)     [Map]     SE   28 miles [45.1 km]
Valencia     [Map]     SE   28 miles [45.1 km]
Oberg (Hist)     [Map]     SE   29 miles [46.7 km]
Las Cantilles (Unver)     [Map]     SE   30 miles [48.3 km]
Rancho Santa Clarita (Unver)     [Map]     SE   30 miles [48.3 km]
Bouquet Junction (Unver)     [Map]     SE   31 miles [49.9 km]
Pardee (Unver)     [Map]     SE   31 miles [49.9 km]
Saugus     [Map]     SE   31 miles [49.9 km]
Stevenson Ranch     [Map]     SE   31 miles [49.9 km]
Antelope Acres     [Map]     E   32 miles [51.5 km]
Del Sur     [Map]     E   32 miles [51.5 km]
Pico (Unver)     [Map]     SE   32 miles [51.5 km]
Santa Clarita     [Map]     SE   32 miles [51.5 km]
Canyon Country     [Map]     SE   33 miles [53.1 km]
Honby     [Map]     SE   33 miles [53.1 km]
Leona Valley     [Map]     E   34 miles [54.7 km]
La Quinta (Unver)     [Map]     S   34 miles [54.7 km]
Forest Park (Unver)     [Map]     SE   34 miles [54.7 km]
Lincoln Crest (Unver)     [Map]     SE   34 miles [54.7 km]
Mint Canyon     [Map]     SE   34 miles [54.7 km]
Newhall     [Map]     SE   34 miles [54.7 km]
The Oaks (Unver)     [Map]     SE   34 miles [54.7 km]
Sleepy Valley (Unver)     [Map]     SE   34 miles [54.7 km]
Solemint (Unver)     [Map]     SE   34 miles [54.7 km]
Elayon (Unver)     [Map]     SE   35 miles [56.3 km]
Humphreys (Unver)     [Map]     SE   35 miles [56.3 km]
Waltz (Unver)     [Map]     SE   35 miles [56.3 km]
Agua Dulce     [Map]     SE   36 miles [57.9 km]
Lang (Unver)     [Map]     SE   36 miles [57.9 km]
White Heather (Unver)     [Map]     SE   36 miles [57.9 km]
Quartz Hill     [Map]     E   37 miles [59.5 km]
Rancho Vista (Unver)     [Map]     E   37 miles [59.5 km]
Fern Ann Falls (Unver)     [Map]     S   37 miles [59.5 km]
Soledad Sulphur Springs (Hist)     [Map]     SE   37 miles [59.5 km]
Twin Lakes (Unver)     [Map]     S   38 miles [61.2 km]
Boiling Point (Unver)     [Map]     SE   38 miles [61.2 km]
Deer Lake Highlands (Unver)     [Map]     SE   38 miles [61.2 km]
Oban (Unver)     [Map]     E   39 miles [62.8 km]
Mission (Unver)     [Map]     SE   39 miles [62.8 km]
Russ (Unver)     [Map]     SE   39 miles [62.8 km]
Lancaster     [Map]     E   40 miles [64.4 km]
Chatsworth Lake Manor     [Map]     S   40 miles [64.4 km]
Chatsworth     [Map]     S   40 miles [64.4 km]
Lakeside Park (Unver)     [Map]     S   40 miles [64.4 km]
Olive View (Unver)     [Map]     SE   40 miles [64.4 km]
Sylmar     [Map]     SE   40 miles [64.4 km]

Kern County
County Website:
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 southwestern boundary of the county is on the Pacific Ocean.
Lebec     [Map]     N   3 miles [4.8 km]
Old Fort Tejon (Unver)     [Map]     NW   5 miles [8 km]
Frazier Park     [Map]     W   5 miles [8 km]
Castac (Unver)     [Map]     N   6 miles [9.7 km]
Lake of the Woods     [Map]     W   8 miles [12.9 km]
Los Alamos Y Agua Caliente (Unver)     [Map]     NE   10 miles [16.1 km]
Grapevine     [Map]     NW   10 miles [16.1 km]
Pinon Pines Estates (Unver)     [Map]     W   11 miles [17.7 km]
Wheeler Ridge     [Map]     N   15 miles [24.1 km]
San Emigdio (Unver)     [Map]     NW   17 miles [27.4 km]
Pine Mountain Club     [Map]     W   18 miles [29 km]
Mettler     [Map]     N   19 miles [30.6 km]
Meridian (Unver)     [Map]     N   21 miles [33.8 km]
Stallion Springs     [Map]     NE   23 miles [37 km]
Twin Lakes (Unver)     [Map]     NE   23 miles [37 km]
Lakeview (Unver)     [Map]     NW   25 miles [40.2 km]
Five Points (Unver)     [Map]     NE   26 miles [41.8 km]
Kern Lake (Unver)     [Map]     NW   26 miles [41.8 km]
Vaccaro (Hist)     [Map]     N   27 miles [43.5 km]
Arvin     [Map]     N   28 miles [45.1 km]
Bear Valley Springs     [Map]     NE   28 miles [45.1 km]
Edmundson Acres (Unver)     [Map]     N   29 miles [46.7 km]
Mitchells Corner (Unver)     [Map]     N   29 miles [46.7 km]
Weedpatch     [Map]     N   30 miles [48.3 km]
Conner (Unver)     [Map]     NW   30 miles [48.3 km]
Alameda     [Map]     N   31 miles [49.9 km]
Di Giorgio (Unver)     [Map]     N   31 miles [49.9 km]
Patch (Unver)     [Map]     N   31 miles [49.9 km]
Ribier (Unver)     [Map]     N   31 miles [49.9 km]
Golden Hills     [Map]     NE   31 miles [49.9 km]
Old Town     [Map]     NE   31 miles [49.9 km]
Gulf (Unver)     [Map]     NW   31 miles [49.9 km]
Paloma (Hist)     [Map]     NW   31 miles [49.9 km]
Willow Springs (Hist)     [Map]     E   32 miles [51.5 km]
Lamont     [Map]     N   32 miles [51.5 km]
Tehachapi     [Map]     NE   32 miles [51.5 km]
Walong (Unver)     [Map]     NE   32 miles [51.5 km]
Kyan (Hist)     [Map]     NW   32 miles [51.5 km]
Millux (Unver)     [Map]     NW   32 miles [51.5 km]
San Emidio (Hist)     [Map]     NW   32 miles [51.5 km]
Greenfield (Unver)     [Map]     N   33 miles [53.1 km]
Cable (Unver)     [Map]     NE   33 miles [53.1 km]
El Rita (Unver)     [Map]     NE   33 miles [53.1 km]
Girard (Hist)     [Map]     NE   33 miles [53.1 km]
Keene     [Map]     NE   33 miles [53.1 km]
Marcel (Unver)     [Map]     NE   33 miles [53.1 km]
Summit     [Map]     NE   33 miles [53.1 km]
Woodford     [Map]     NE   33 miles [53.1 km]
Levee (Hist)     [Map]     NW   33 miles [53.1 km]
Pentland (Unver)     [Map]     NW   33 miles [53.1 km]
El Tejon (Unver)     [Map]     N   34 miles [54.7 km]
Fuller Acres     [Map]     N   34 miles [54.7 km]
Harpertown (Unver)     [Map]     N   34 miles [54.7 km]
Panama (Unver)     [Map]     N   34 miles [54.7 km]
Pumpkin Center     [Map]     N   34 miles [54.7 km]
Rowen (Unver)     [Map]     NE   34 miles [54.7 km]
Sullivan (Hist)     [Map]     NE   34 miles [54.7 km]
Hazelton (Unver)     [Map]     NW   34 miles [54.7 km]
Bealville (Unver)     [Map]     N   35 miles [56.3 km]
Manolith (Unver)     [Map]     NE   35 miles [56.3 km]
Monolith (Unver)     [Map]     NE   35 miles [56.3 km]
Bannister (Unver)     [Map]     NW   35 miles [56.3 km]
Maricopa     [Map]     NW   35 miles [56.3 km]
Old River (Unver)     [Map]     NW   35 miles [56.3 km]
Caliente     [Map]     N   36 miles [57.9 km]
Ilmon (Unver)     [Map]     N   36 miles [57.9 km]
Treves (Hist)     [Map]     N   36 miles [57.9 km]
Eric (Hist)     [Map]     NE   36 miles [57.9 km]
Bena (Unver)     [Map]     N   37 miles [59.5 km]
Lonsmith (Unver)     [Map]     N   37 miles [59.5 km]
Mayfair (Unver)     [Map]     N   37 miles [59.5 km]
Venola     [Map]     N   37 miles [59.5 km]
Wible Orchard (Unver)     [Map]     N   37 miles [59.5 km]
Cameron (Unver)     [Map]     NE   37 miles [59.5 km]
Joyful (Hist)     [Map]     NW   37 miles [59.5 km]
Rosamond     [Map]     E   38 miles [61.2 km]
Edison     [Map]     N   38 miles [61.2 km]
Gosford     [Map]     N   38 miles [61.2 km]
Kayandee     [Map]     N   38 miles [61.2 km]
Fig Orchard (Unver)     [Map]     NE   38 miles [61.2 km]
Algoso (Unver)     [Map]     N   39 miles [62.8 km]
Bakersfield     [Map]     N   39 miles [62.8 km]
Magunden (Unver)     [Map]     N   39 miles [62.8 km]
La Rose (Hist)     [Map]     NE   39 miles [62.8 km]
Actis     [Map]     E   40 miles [64.4 km]
Ansel (Unver)     [Map]     E   40 miles [64.4 km]
Eaires (Hist)     [Map]     E   40 miles [64.4 km]
Reefer City (Hist)     [Map]     E   40 miles [64.4 km]
Quailwood (Unver)     [Map]     N   40 miles [64.4 km]
Stevens (Unver)     [Map]     NW   40 miles [64.4 km]

Santa Barbara County
County Website:
County Seat for Santa Barbara:   Santa Barbara
Genealogy Websites:
State of California       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Santa Barbara County       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Note: The southwestern boundary of the county is on the Pacific Ocean.
Ventucopa (Unver)     [Map]     W   35 miles [56.3 km]

Solano County
County Website:
County Seat for Solano:   Fairfield
Genealogy Websites:
State of California       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Solano County       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Note: The southwestern boundary of the county is on the Pacific Ocean.
Green Valley     [Map]     SE   27 miles [43.5 km]

Ventura County
County Website:
County Seat for Ventura:   Ventura
Genealogy Websites:
State of California       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Ventura County       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Note: The southwestern boundary of the county is on the Pacific Ocean.
Stauffer (Unver)     [Map]     W   12 miles [19.3 km]
Piru     [Map]     S   26 miles [41.8 km]
Brownstone (Hist)     [Map]     S   27 miles [43.5 km]
Buckhorn (Unver)     [Map]     S   27 miles [43.5 km]
Camulos (Unver)     [Map]     S   27 miles [43.5 km]
Cavin (Unver)     [Map]     S   27 miles [43.5 km]
Fillmore     [Map]     S   27 miles [43.5 km]
North Fillmore (Unver)     [Map]     S   27 miles [43.5 km]
Sespe Village     [Map]     S   27 miles [43.5 km]
Howell Place (Unver)     [Map]     SW   27 miles [43.5 km]
Keith (Unver)     [Map]     S   28 miles [45.1 km]
Oak Village     [Map]     S   28 miles [45.1 km]
Sulphur Springs (Unver)     [Map]     SW   28 miles [45.1 km]
Bardsdale (Unver)     [Map]     S   29 miles [46.7 km]
Camp Bartlett (Unver)     [Map]     SW   29 miles [46.7 km]
Teagueville (Hist)     [Map]     SW   29 miles [46.7 km]
Kevet (Unver)     [Map]     S   31 miles [49.9 km]
Wheeler Springs (Unver)     [Map]     SW   31 miles [49.9 km]
Santa Paula     [Map]     S   32 miles [51.5 km]
Ojai     [Map]     SW   32 miles [51.5 km]
Epworth (Unver)     [Map]     S   33 miles [53.1 km]
Fairview (Unver)     [Map]     S   33 miles [53.1 km]
Arbolada (Unver)     [Map]     SW   33 miles [53.1 km]
Matilija Springs (Unver)     [Map]     SW   33 miles [53.1 km]
Matilija (Unver)     [Map]     SW   33 miles [53.1 km]
Ojala (Unver)     [Map]     SW   33 miles [53.1 km]
Meiners Oaks     [Map]     SW   34 miles [54.7 km]
Vickers Hot Springs (Unver)     [Map]     SW   34 miles [54.7 km]
Moorpark     [Map]     S   35 miles [56.3 km]
Strathearn (Unver)     [Map]     S   35 miles [56.3 km]
Virginia Colony (Unver)     [Map]     S   35 miles [56.3 km]
Ex Mission San Buenaventura (Unver)     [Map]     SW   35 miles [56.3 km]
Haines (Unver)     [Map]     SW   35 miles [56.3 km]
Limon (Unver)     [Map]     SW   35 miles [56.3 km]
Limoneira (Unver)     [Map]     SW   35 miles [56.3 km]
Mira Monte     [Map]     SW   35 miles [56.3 km]
Community Center (Unver)     [Map]     S   36 miles [57.9 km]
Lagol (Unver)     [Map]     S   36 miles [57.9 km]
Las Posas (Unver)     [Map]     S   36 miles [57.9 km]
Simi Valley     [Map]     S   36 miles [57.9 km]
Ternez (Hist)     [Map]     S   36 miles [57.9 km]
Santa Susana (Unver)     [Map]     S   37 miles [59.5 km]
Somis     [Map]     S   37 miles [59.5 km]
Live Oak Acres (Unver)     [Map]     SW   37 miles [59.5 km]
Oak View     [Map]     SW   37 miles [59.5 km]
Santa Ana (Unver)     [Map]     SW   37 miles [59.5 km]
Corriganville (Unver)     [Map]     S   38 miles [61.2 km]
Mountclef Village     [Map]     S   38 miles [61.2 km]
Santa Susana Knolls (Unver)     [Map]     S   38 miles [61.2 km]
Canada Larga o Verde (Unver)     [Map]     SW   38 miles [61.2 km]
Santa Paula Y Saticoy (Unver)     [Map]     SW   38 miles [61.2 km]
Cabrillo Village     [Map]     SW   39 miles [62.8 km]
Casitas Springs (Unver)     [Map]     SW   39 miles [62.8 km]
Foster Park (Unver)     [Map]     SW   39 miles [62.8 km]
Saticoy (Unver)     [Map]     SW   39 miles [62.8 km]
West Saticoy (Unver)     [Map]     SW   39 miles [62.8 km]
Calleguas (Unver)     [Map]     S   40 miles [64.4 km]
Leisure Village     [Map]     S   40 miles [64.4 km]
Strickland Acres (Unver)     [Map]     SW   40 miles [64.4 km]
Weldons (Unver)     [Map]     SW   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 from Gorman. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Gorman) 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 Gorman. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Gorman

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Gorman. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.7964, Longitude: -118.8529     [Map].

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<2>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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