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Welcome to Amos ...
So far, we have found very little information about Amos. The little that we've found leads us believe that the community is historic.<1>
We've added Amos to our Gazetteer with the hope that we can develop more information. If you can help us with Amos, please Contact Us.
Amos would have been located within present day Humboldt County.
We aren't confident of the location of Amos, so consider the above location as an estimate.<2>
Amos was founded in 1889.
While the community is gone, the present day location for Amos is 4,340 feet [1,323 m] above sea level.<3> In other words, the elevation of Amos is about ¾ mile [or ~1¼ km] above sea level.
Time Zone: The area where Amos was located is in the Pacific Time Zone (PST/PDT) and observes daylight saving time
Amos would have been located in the (775) area code.
Communities near Amos ...
A sample of nearby communities can be found below.
Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Amos and not the distance if driven.<4>.
To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Amos.
Communities Also Named Amos ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 11 communities that are also named Amos - they are located in Alabama, Arkansas, California, Kentucky, Louisiana, Missouri, Oregon, Quebec, Tennessee, Virginia and West Virginia.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Amos.
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 Amos:
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Off-the-Road Links ...
The official website for Humboldt County: www.humboldt-county-nv.net/
The official website for State of Nevada: nv.gov/
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This page was last modified: 07 Mar 2019