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Mather, California
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The location of Mather

Welcome to Mather ...

Mather is located in Tuolumne County.

The location of Mather has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>

Mather is 4,520 feet [1,378 m] above sea level.<2> In other words, the elevation of Mather is about ¾ mile [or ~1½ km] above sea level.

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

The telephone area code for Mather: (209)

The ZIP code for Mather: 95321<3>

Communities near Mather ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Mather and not the distance if driven.<4>.

Community   DirDistance
Cold Springs   [Map]     NW   21 miles [33.8 km]
Coulterville   [Map]     SW   21 miles [33.8 km]
Curry Village   [Map]     SE   18 miles [29 km]
El Portal   [Map]     S   14 miles [22.5 km]
Groveland   [Map]     W   20 miles [32.2 km]
Jerseydale   [Map]     S   21 miles [33.8 km]

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

Communities Also Named Mather ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two California communities named Mather: This one is located in Tuolumne County and the other is located in Sacramento County.

Beyond California, there are 4 communities that are also named Mather - they are located in Manitoba, Pennsylvania and Wisconsin.

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Mather. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Mather. 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 Mather.

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

Websites for Mather ...

Chamber of Commerce:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Mather ...

Looking for more information about Mather? 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.

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Communities in California

About Tuolumne County

About California

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Tuolumne County:

The official website for State of California:

Footnotes ...

<1>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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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Mather - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a community (such as Mather). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Mather or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).

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<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Mather) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Mather. 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 Mather

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Mather. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.8821, Longitude: -119.8557     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Mather have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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