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Welcome to Sorensens ...

Sorensens is located in Alpine County<1>.

Sorensens is 6,910 feet [2,106 m] above sea level.<2> In other words, the altitude of Sorensens is about 1¼ mile [or ~2¼ km] above sea level.

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

Sorensens is located in the (530) area code.

Communities near Sorensens ...

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

  • South Lake Tahoe [El Dorado County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for South Lake Tahoe
    • South Lake Tahoe [El Dorado County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<3> to the north of Sorensens
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 22,847 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on South Lake Tahoe
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for South Lake Tahoe<4>
  • Alpine Village [Alpine County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Alpine Village
    • Alpine Village [Alpine County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<3> to the east of Sorensens
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Alpine Village have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Alpine Village
  • Mesa Vista [Alpine County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mesa Vista
    • Mesa Vista [Alpine County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the east of Sorensens
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mesa Vista
  • Paynesville [Alpine County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Paynesville
    • Paynesville [Alpine County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the east of Sorensens
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Paynesville
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Echo Lake [El Dorado County]
    • Marklee Village [Alpine County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Marklee Village
      • Marklee Village [Alpine County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<3> to the southeast of Sorensens
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Marklee Village have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Marklee Village
    • Markleeville [Alpine County]
    • Phillips [El Dorado County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Phillips
      • Phillips [El Dorado County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<3> to the west of Sorensens
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Phillips have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Phillips
    • Sheridan [Douglas County] - Historic
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sheridan
      • Sheridan [Douglas County] was located 9 miles [14.5 km]<3> to the northeast of Sorensens
    • Kirkwood [Alpine County]

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Sorensens ...

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

Mentions & References for Sorensens

Visit our Community Index for California

About Alpine County

About California

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

The official website for Alpine County: www.co.alpine.ca.us/

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 Alpine, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Sorensens - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Sorensens) 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 Sorensens. 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 SorensensOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Sorensens. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 38.7751, Longitude: -119.9029    
<4>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<5>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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