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Welcome to Peavine ...

Peavine is located in Sierra County<1>.

The location of Peavine has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>

Peavine is 5,100 feet [1,554 m] above sea level.<3> In other words, the altitude of Peavine is about 1 mile [or ~1½ km] above sea level.

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

The telephone area code for Peavine: (530)

Communities Also Named Peavine ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 5 communities that are also named Peavine - they are located in Alberta, Nevada (2), Oklahoma and Tennessee.

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

Communities near Peavine ...

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

  • Reno
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Reno
    • Reno lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the southeast of Peavine.
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 259,290 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Reno
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Reno<5>
  • Sparks
  • Loyalton
  • Copperfield ‑ Historic
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Copperfield
    • Copperfield was located 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the southeast of Peavine.
  • Lemmon Valley
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lemmon Valley
    • Lemmon Valley lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the east of Peavine.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lemmon Valley
  • Chilcoot-Vinton
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Chilcoot-Vinton
    • Chilcoot-Vinton lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the northwest of Peavine.
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Chilcoot-Vinton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Chilcoot-Vinton
  • Chilcoot
  • Golden Valley
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Golden Valley
    • Golden Valley lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the southeast of Peavine.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Golden Valley
  • Raleigh Heights
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Raleigh Heights
    • Raleigh Heights lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the southeast of Peavine.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Raleigh Heights
  • Verdi

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Peavine ...

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

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

The official website for Sierra County: www.sierracounty.ws/

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

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of California's counties, including Sierra, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>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.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Peavine - 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' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Peavine) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Peavine. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.6777, Longitude: -120.0066       In this case, the coordinates for Peavine 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.




 

 

 

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