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Welcome to Climax ...
So far, we have found very little information about Climax. The little that we've found leads us believe that the community is historic.<1>
We've added Climax to our Gazetteer with the hope that we can develop more information. If you can help us with Climax, please Contact Us.
We don't have a date for the establishment of Climax.
Going back to its beginning, Climax was originally named Fremont Pass. For more information about the names of Climax, see The Names of Climax on our Genealogy Page.
While the community is gone, the present day location for Climax is 11,350 feet [3,459 m] above sea level.<3> In other words, the altitude of Climax is about 2¼ miles [or ~3½ km] above sea level.
Time Zone: The area where Climax was located is in the Mountain Time Zone (MST/MDT) and observes daylight saving time
The location where Climax once stood is in the (719) area code.
Communities Also Named Climax ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 21 communities that are also named Climax - they are located in Georgia, Iowa (2), Kansas, Kentucky, Michigan, Minnesota, New Mexico, New York, North Carolina, Ohio, Oregon, Pennsylvania (3), Saskatchewan, South Carolina, Texas (2), Virginia and Washington.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Climax.
Communities near Climax ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Climax.
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 Climax. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Climax.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Climax. 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 Climax.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Climax. See our Newspapers Page for Climax.
Adding Climax to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Climax in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.
In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Climax was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
We also found Climax in the The Origin of Certain Place Names in the United States (Second Edition).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Climax on our Genealogy Page.
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This page was last modified: 15 Aug 2022