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Silver City, California
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Welcome to Silver City ...

Silver City is located in Tulare County.

Silver City is 6,930 feet [2,112 m] above sea level.<1> In other words, the elevation of Silver City is about 1¼ mile [or ~2¼ km] above sea level.

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

Communities near Silver City ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Silver City and not the distance if you drove.<2>.

Community   DirectionDistance
Advance - Historic   [Map]     W   14 miles [22.5 km]
Badger   [Map]     NW   23 miles [37 km]
Camp Nelson   [Map]     S   22 miles [35.4 km]
Cedar Slope   [Map]     S   22 miles [35.4 km]
Hartland   [Map]     NW   21 miles [33.8 km]
Kanawyers - Historic   [Map]     N   22 miles [35.4 km]

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

Communities Also Named Silver City ...

While we believe that this Silver City is located in Tulare County, we know of another 2 California communities named Silver City. Those communities are located in the following counties: Kern and Shasta County.

Beyond California, there are 28 communities that are also named Silver City - they are located in Alberta, Arkansas, Georgia, Idaho, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Michigan, Mississippi, Montana, Nevada (2), New Mexico, North Carolina, Oklahoma, Ontario, South Dakota, Tennessee, Texas (6), Utah and Yukon.

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

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 Silver City. 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 Silver City. 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 Silver City.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Silver City ...

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

Search for Local Businesses ...

Google's 'Search-by-Location' is a very useful tool for people who might be planning visits to this area. We have prepared the following searches to help you find businesses, travel and vacation activities that are in (or close to) Silver City. It's likely that the search results won't include all of the businesses that are in this area, but the results should give you a good foundation for further searches.

LodgingGas StationsBanks
Bed & BreakfastTruck StopsATMs
RestaurantsAuto RepairReal Estate
 RV RepairRentals
PharmacyAuto PartsChurches
 RV PartsCemeteries
AttractionsMotorcycle Parts 
 DentistsPost Offices
Auto RentalChiropractors 
Auto LeasingVeterinarians 

Business Owners: To appear in the above search results, your business will need to be listed with the Google Places service. Please use the below link to learn about and register for the free service.

If you find an error or if your business wasn't included in the results, please contact Google to register your business or report an error. We simply link to 'Search-by-Location' and have no control over their results. Only a registered owner/operator can add their business or correct mistakes - we can not do it for you.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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Footnotes ...

<1>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Silver City - 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 starting from Silver City. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Silver City) 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 Silver City. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Silver City

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Silver City. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 36.4659, Longitude: -118.6474     [Map].

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<3>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Silver City.