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Welcome to Gum ...

Gum is located in Santa Barbara County.

Gum is 150 feet [46 m] above sea level.<1>.

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

The area code for Gum: (805)

Communities near Gum ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if you drove.<2>.

Community   2017<3>
Population
DirectionDistance
Arroyo Grande   [Map]   18,123   N   14 miles [22.5 km]
Callender   [Map]   ---   NW   9 miles [14.5 km]
Casmalia   [Map]   ---   S   5 miles [8 km]
Grover Beach   [Map]   13,628   N   14 miles [22.5 km]
Guadalupe   [Map]   7,370   NW   4 miles [6.4 km]
Lompoc   [Map]   43,542   S   19 miles [30.6 km]

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

Communities Also Named Gum ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 4 communities that are also named Gum - they are located in Louisiana, Tennessee, Texas and Virginia.

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

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 Gum. 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 Gum. 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 Gum.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Gum ...

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Santa Barbara County: www.countyofsb.org/

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



Footnotes ...

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Gum. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.9200, Longitude: -120.5216     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Gum 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 Gum.

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