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Welcome to Monola ...

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

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


Monola would have been located within present day Inyo County<2>.

The location of Monola has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<3>

While the community is gone, the present day location for Monola is 3,900 feet [1,189 m] above sea level.<4> In other words, the altitude of Monola is about ¾ mile [or ~1¼ km] above sea level.

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

Monola would have been located in the (760) and (442)<5> area codes.

Communities near Monola ...

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

  • Bishop [Inyo County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bishop
    • Bishop [Inyo County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<6> to the northwest of Monola
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,778 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bishop
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bishop<7>
  • Fish Springs [Inyo County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Fish Springs
    • Fish Springs [Inyo County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<6> to the south of Monola
    • Fish Springs has also been known as:
    • Tinemaha
    • Tinnemaha
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fish Springs
  • Sage Flat [Inyo County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sage Flat
    • Sage Flat [Inyo County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<6> to the west of Monola
    • Note: We haven't been able to verify our GPS coordinates for Sage Flat. Although the coordinates have been estimated, they should be in the vicinity.<8>
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sage Flat
  • Aberdeen Station [Inyo County] - Historic
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Aberdeen Station
    • Aberdeen Station [Inyo County] was located 10 miles [16.1 km]<6> to the south of Monola
    • Note: We haven't been able to verify our GPS coordinates for Aberdeen Station. Although the coordinates have been estimated, they should be in the vicinity.<8>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Glacier Lodge [Inyo County] - Historic
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Glacier Lodge
      • Glacier Lodge [Inyo County] was located 10 miles [16.1 km]<6> to the west of Monola
      • Note: We haven't been able to verify our GPS coordinates for Glacier Lodge. Although the coordinates have been estimated, they should be in the vicinity.<8>
    • Keough Hot Springs [Inyo County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Keough Hot Springs
      • Keough Hot Springs [Inyo County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<6> to the northwest of Monola
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Keough Hot Springs
    • Aberdeen [Inyo County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Aberdeen
      • Aberdeen [Inyo County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<6> to the south of Monola
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Aberdeen
    • Chrysopolis [Inyo County] - Historic
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Chrysopolis
      • Chrysopolis [Inyo County] was located 12 miles [19.3 km]<6> to the south of Monola
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Chrysopolis have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Wilkerson [Inyo County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Wilkerson
      • Wilkerson [Inyo County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<6> to the northwest of Monola
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wilkerson
    • Bigelow [Inyo County] - Historic
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bigelow
      • Bigelow [Inyo County] was located 13 miles [20.9 km]<6> to the north of Monola
      • Note: We haven't been able to verify our GPS coordinates for Bigelow. Although the coordinates have been estimated, they should be in the vicinity.<8>

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 Monola. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Monola.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Monola. 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 Monola.

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Inyo County: www.inyocounty.us/

The official website for State of California: https://www.ca.gov/

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 Monola, please let us know so that we can improve our accuracy.
<2>If you're interested in how the shape of California's counties, including Inyo, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<3>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.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Monola - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>Area code (442) is an overlay for area code (760).
<6>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Monola) 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 Monola. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from MonolaOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Monola. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.1435, Longitude: -118.2437       In this case, the coordinates for Monola have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<7>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<8>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.






















 

 

 

 

 


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