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Kecks Corner, California

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Welcome to Kecks Corner ...

Kecks Corner is located in Kern County<1>.

We aren't confident of the location of Kecks Corner, so consider the above location as an estimate.<2>

A typical abbreviation for Kecks Corner: Kecks Cor. (or less commonly used: Kecks Crn.)

See our Genealogy Helper Page for Kecks Corner for more information about variations on the name of Kecks Corner.

Kecks Corner is 840 feet [256 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Communities near Kecks Corner ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Kecks Corner.

  • Cholame [San Luis Obispo County]
  • Shandon [San Luis Obispo County]
  • La Panza [San Luis Obispo County] - Historic
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for La Panza
    • La Panza [San Luis Obispo County] was located 22 miles [35.4 km]<4> to the south of Kecks Corner
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for La Panza have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
  • Lost Hills [Kern County]
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    • Simmler [San Luis Obispo County]
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      • Simmler [San Luis Obispo County] lies 22 miles [35.4 km]<4> to the south of Kecks Corner
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Simmler have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Simmler
    • Avenal [Kings County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Avenal
      • Avenal [Kings County] lies 23 miles [37 km]<4> to the north of Kecks Corner
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 13,362 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Avenal
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Avenal<5>
    • Kettleman City [Kings County]
    • Millham City [Kings County] - Historic
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Millham City
      • Millham City [Kings County] was located 25 miles [40.2 km]<4> to the north of Kecks Corner
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Millham City have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Parkfield [Monterey County]
    • Creston [San Luis Obispo County]

To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Kecks Corner. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Kecks Corner.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Kecks Corner. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Kecks Corner.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Kecks Corner. See our Newspapers Page for Kecks Corner.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Kecks Corner ...

Looking for more information about Kecks Corner? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Kecks Corner, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Kecks Corner.

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Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of California's counties, including Kern, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>An 'estimated' location is one where we have been given GPS coordinates, but are unable to verify the accuracy of those coordinates. That said, we have some confidence that we have placed the marker near the actual location. A typical reason for being unable to verify a location is that it might be on private property or maybe historic and gone without an obvious trace.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Kecks Corner - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Kecks Corner) 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 Kecks Corner. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Kecks CornerOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Kecks Corner. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.6711, Longitude: -120.0821       In this case, the coordinates for Kecks Corner have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<5>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<6>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.






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