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Welcome to Hawes ...

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

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




Hawes would have been located within present day San Bernardino County.

While the community is gone, the present day location for Hawes is 2,280 feet [695 m] above sea level.<2> In other words, the altitude of Hawes is about ½ mile above sea level.

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

Communities near Hawes ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if you drove.<3>.

Community   2017<4>
Population
DirectionDistance
Adelanto   [Map]   34,066   S   24 miles [38.6 km]
Barstow   [Map]   23,916   E   20 miles [32.2 km]
Bell Mountain   [Map]   ---   S   24 miles [38.6 km]
Boron   [Map]   ---   W   16 miles [25.7 km]
Daggett   [Map]   ---   E   27 miles [43.5 km]
Helendale   [Map]   ---   S   13 miles [20.9 km]

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

Communities Also Named Hawes ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two California communities named Hawes: This one is located in San Bernardino County and the other is located in San Joaquin County.

Beyond California, there are 3 communities that are also named Hawes - they are located in Arkansas and Michigan.

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

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 Hawes. 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 Hawes. 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 Hawes.

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

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The official website for San Bernardino County: www.sbcounty.gov/

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 Hawes, 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 Hawes - 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' distance from Hawes. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Hawes) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Hawes. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.9397, Longitude: -117.3637     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Hawes 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 Hawes.

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This page was last modified: 03 Dec 2018
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