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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.
The location of Artesia has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<3>
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.<4> In other words, the altitude 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
If Artesia still existed, it would have been in the (775) area code.
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.
Communities near Artesia ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Artesia.
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 Artesia. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Artesia.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Artesia. 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 Artesia.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Artesia. See our Newspapers Page for Artesia.
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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: 11 Jul 2020