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Welcome to Selby ...

Selby is located in Contra Costa County.

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

Selby is near sea level<2>.

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

Communities near Selby ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Selby and not the distance if driven.<3>.

Community   2017<4>
Population
DirDistance
Berkeley   [Map]   122,324   S   13 miles [20.9 km]
Concord   [Map]   129,783   SE   12 miles [19.3 km]
Fairfield   [Map]   116,266   NE   17 miles [27.4 km]
Napa   [Map]   79,774   N   16 miles [25.7 km]
Oakland   [Map]   425,195   S   17 miles [27.4 km]
Pittsburg   [Map]   72,141   E   19 miles [30.6 km]

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

Communities Also Named Selby ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 6 communities that are also named Selby - they are located in Idaho, Indiana, Ontario, South Dakota, Tennessee and Texas.

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

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 Selby. 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 Selby. 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 Selby.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Selby ...

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Contra Costa County: www.co.contra-costa.ca.us/

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

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 Selby - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>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- Selby) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Selby. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 38.0566, Longitude: -122.2439     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Selby have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<4>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Selby.

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