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Welcome to Mission Junction ...

Mission Junction is located in Los Angeles County.

A typical abbreviation for Mission Junction: Mission Jct. (or less commonly used: Mission Jctn.)

Mission Junction is 280 feet [85 m] above sea level.<1>.

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

Mission Junction is located in the (323) area code.

Communities near Mission Junction ...

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
Burbank   [Map]   104,834   NW   9 miles [14.5 km]
Downey   [Map]   113,092   SE   10 miles [16.1 km]
El Monte   [Map]   116,109   E   11 miles [17.7 km]
Glendale   [Map]   203,054   N   5 miles [8 km]
Inglewood   [Map]   110,598   SW   10 miles [16.1 km]
Long Beach   [Map]   469,450   S   19 miles [30.6 km]

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

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 Mission Junction. 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 Mission Junction. 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 Mission Junction.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Mission Junction ...

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

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

The official website for Los Angeles County: www.lacounty.info/

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



Footnotes ...

<1>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Mission Junction - 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 'point-to-point' distance that starts in Mission Junction. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Mission Junction) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Mission Junction. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.0625, Longitude: -118.2276     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Mission Junction 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 Mission Junction.

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