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Welcome to California Junction ...

California Junction is located in Harrison County.

A typical abbreviation for California Junction: California Jct. (or less commonly used: California Jctn.)

California Junction is 1,000 feet [305 m] above sea level.<1>.

Time Zone: California Junction lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time

California Junction lies within the (712) area code.

Communities near California Junction ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Blair   [Map]

Lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<2> to the West (W) of California Junction

Located in Washington County (NE)

Carter Lake   [Map]

Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the South (S) of California Junction

Located in Pottawattamie County

Missouri Valley   [Map]

Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East (E) of California Junction

Tekamah   [Map]

Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the Northwest (NW) of California Junction

Located in Burt County (NE)

Bennington   [Map]

Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the Southwest (SW) of California Junction

Located in Douglas County (NE)

Logan   [Map]

Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) of California Junction

Woodbine   [Map]

Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the Northeast (NE) of California Junction

Arlington   [Map]

Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the West (W) of California Junction

Located in Washington County (NE)

Fort Calhoun   [Map]

Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South (S) of California Junction

Located in Washington County (NE)

Crescent   [Map]

Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the Southeast (SE) of California Junction

Located in Pottawattamie County

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

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 California Junction. 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 California Junction. 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 California Junction.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for California Junction ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of Iowa

About Harrison County

About Iowa

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Harrison County: www.harrisoncountyia.org/

The official website for State of Iowa: https://www.iowa.gov/

Footnotes ...

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in California Junction. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.5595, Longitude: -95.9961     [Map].

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