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Sierra Village, California

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The location of Sierra Village

Welcome to Sierra Village ...

Sierra Village is located in Tuolumne County.

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

A typical abbreviation for Sierra Village: Sierra Vlg. (in Canada, 'Vlge.' is the more common abbreviation.)

Sierra Village is 4,840 feet [1,475 m] above sea level.<2> In other words, the altitude of Sierra Village is about 1 mile [or ~1½ km] above sea level.

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

The telephone area code for Sierra Village: (209)

Communities near Sierra Village ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Sierra Village and not the distance if you are going to drive.<3>.

Community   2017<4>
Cedar Ridge   [Map]   ---   W   5 miles [8 km]
Cedar Rock Lodge   [Map]   ---   SW   5 miles [8 km]
Cold Springs   [Map]   ---   NE   8 miles [12.9 km]
Mono Vista   [Map]   ---   SW   7 miles [11.3 km]
Phoenix Lake-Cedar Ridge   [Map]   ---   SW   7 miles [11.3 km]
Sonora   [Map]   4,857   SW   12 miles [19.3 km]

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

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 Sierra Village. 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 Sierra Village. 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 Sierra Village.

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

Websites for Sierra Village ...

Chamber of Commerce:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Sierra Village ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Sierra Village. 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 Sierra Village - 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 '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- Sierra Village) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Sierra Village. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Sierra Village

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Sierra Village. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 38.0719, Longitude: -120.1730     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Sierra Village 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 Sierra Village.

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