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Welcome to Artesia ...
So far, we have found very little information about Artesia. The little that we've found leads us believe that the community is historic.<1>
We've added Artesia to our Gazetteer with the hope that we can develop more information. If you can help us with Artesia, please Contact Us.
Artesia would have been located within present day Lyon County.
The location of Artesia has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
Artesia was founded in 1914.
While the community is gone, the present day location for Artesia is 4,560 feet [1,390 m] above sea level.<3> In other words, the elevation of Artesia is about ¾ mile [or ~1½ km] above sea level.
Time Zone: The area where Artesia was located is in the Pacific Time Zone (PST/PDT) and observes daylight saving time
Artesia would have been located in the (775) area code.
Communities near Artesia ...
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Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if you are going to drive.<4>.
To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Artesia.
Communities Also Named Artesia ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 7 communities that are also named Artesia - they are located in Arizona, California, Florida, Georgia, Mississippi, New Mexico and North Carolina.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Artesia.
See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...
We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.
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Off-the-Road Links ...
The official website for Lyon County: www.lyon-county.org/
The official website for State of Nevada: nv.gov/
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This page was last modified: 07 Mar 2019