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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.
The location of Amargosa has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<3>
Amargosa was founded in 1901.
The community of Amargosa has also been called Amargosa Station. and Amagoshe (and there are additional names). For more information about the names of Amargosa, see The Names of Amargosa on our Genealogy Page.
While the community is gone, the present day location for Amargosa is 2,770 feet [844 m] above sea level.<4> In other words, the altitude 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 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.
Communities near Amargosa ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Amargosa.
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 Amargosa. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Amargosa.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Amargosa. 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 Amargosa.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Amargosa. See our Newspapers 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: 27 Apr 2022