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Adaven, Nevada
(Nye County)

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Welcome to Adaven ...

So far, we have found very little information about Adaven. The little that we've found leads us believe that the community is historic.<1>

We've added Adaven to our Gazetteer with the hope that we can develop more information. If you can help us with Adaven, please Contact Us.

Adaven would have been located within present day Nye County.

The origin (or the toponymy) of Adaven: 'Nevada' spelled backwards.

While the community is gone, the present day location for Adaven is 6,360 feet [1,939 m] above sea level.<2> In other words, the altitude of Adaven is about 1¼ mile [or ~2 km] above sea level.

Time Zone: The area where Adaven was located is in the Pacific Time Zone (PST/PDT) and observes daylight saving time

Communities near Adaven ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Adaven and not the distance if you are going to drive it.<3>.

Community   DirectionDistance
Crows Nest - Historic   [Map]     N   15 miles [24.1 km]
Grant City - Historic   [Map]     N   19 miles [30.6 km]
Heizert City   [Map]     SE   10 miles [16.1 km]
Hiko   [Map]     SE   42 miles [67.6 km]
New Reveille - Historic   [Map]     W   33 miles [53.1 km]
Old Reveille - Historic   [Map]     W   32 miles [51.5 km]

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

Communities Also Named Adaven ...

While we believe that this Adaven is located in Nye County, we know of another 2 Nevada communities named Adaven. Those communities are located in the following counties: Elko and Lincoln County.

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

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 Adaven. We make it easy to see an overhead view of the cemetery.

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

Search for Local Businesses ...

We have prepared the following searches to help you find businesses, travel and vacation activities. Since Adaven no longer exists, the following searches are centered on the area where it would have stood. 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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About Nye County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Nye County: www.co.nye.nv.us/

The official website for State of Nevada: www.nv.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>We use the term 'Historic' broadly and it generally means that the community no longer exists. However, it can also mean that the community might still exist, but was significantly larger or had a more 'official' existence in the past than it does now. Unfortunately our sources of data have proven to be unreliable. If you can provide us with more specific information about Adaven, please let us know so that we can improve our accuracy.

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Adaven - 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 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance that begins in Adaven. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Adaven) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Adaven. 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 Adaven

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Adaven. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 38.1327, Longitude: -115.5990     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Adaven have been estimated.

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<4>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Adaven.