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Welcome to Amargosa ...
So far, we have found very little information about Amargosa. The little that we've found leads us believe that the community is historic.<1>
We've added Amargosa to our Gazetteer with the hope that we can develop more information. If you can help us with Amargosa, please Contact Us.
Amargosa would have been located within present day Nye County.
The location of Amargosa has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
Amargosa was founded in 1901.
While the community is gone, the present day location for Amargosa is 2,770 feet [844 m] above sea level.<3> In other words, the elevation of Amargosa is about ½ mile above sea level.
Time Zone: The area where Amargosa was located is in the Pacific Time Zone (PST/PDT) and observes daylight saving time
Communities near Amargosa ...
A sample of nearby communities can be found below.
Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if driven.<4>.
To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Amargosa.
Communities Also Named Amargosa ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Amargosa - it's located in Texas.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Amargosa.
See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...
We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.
These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Amargosa:
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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: nv.gov/
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This page was last modified: 07 Mar 2019