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Welcome to Granz ...

So far, we have found very little information about Granz. The little that we've found leads us believe that the community is historic.<1>

We've added Granz to our Gazetteer with the hope that we can develop more information. If you can help us with Granz, please Contact Us.




Granz would have been located within present day Fresno County.

While the community is gone, the present day location for Granz is 320 feet [98 m] above sea level.<2>.

Time Zone: The area where Granz was located is in the Pacific Time Zone (PST/PDT) and observes daylight saving time

The location where Granz once stood is in the (559) area code.

Communities near Granz ...

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 Granz and not the distance if you are going to drive it.<3>.

Community   2017<4>
Population
DirectionDistance
Clovis   [Map]   109,691   N   5 miles [8 km]
Fowler   [Map]   6,495   S   8 miles [12.9 km]
Fresno   [Map]   527,438   NW   4 miles [6.4 km]
Kerman   [Map]   14,932   W   19 miles [30.6 km]
Kingsburg   [Map]   12,002   SE   17 miles [27.4 km]
Malaga   [Map]   ---   S   4 miles [6.4 km]

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

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 Granz. 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 Granz. 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 Granz.

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Fresno County: www.co.fresno.ca.us/

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



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 Granz, please let us know so that we can improve our accuracy.

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Granz - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance beginning in Granz. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Granz) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Granz. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 36.7469, Longitude: -119.7093     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Granz have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<4>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Granz.

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This page was last modified: 03 Dec 2018
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