A Gazetteer for the United States and Canada
Welcome to Atlanta ...
So far, we have found very little information about Atlanta. The little that we've found leads us believe that the community is historic.<1>
We've added Atlanta to our Gazetteer with the hope that we can develop more information. If you can help us with Atlanta, please Contact Us.
Atlanta would have been located within present day Lincoln County.
We aren't confident of the location of Atlanta, so consider the above location as an estimate.<2>
When the people of Atlanta referred to themselves (known as a demonym), they are believed to have used Atlantan<3>
While the community is gone, the present day location for Atlanta is 6,720 feet [2,048 m] above sea level.<4> In other words, the altitude of Atlanta is about 1¼ mile [or ~2 km] above sea level.
Time Zone: The area where Atlanta was located is in the Pacific Time Zone (PST/PDT) and observes daylight saving time
The location where Atlanta once stood is in the (775) area code.
Communities near Atlanta ...
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.<5>.
To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Atlanta.
Communities Also Named Atlanta ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 20 communities that are also named Atlanta - they are located in Arkansas, California, Colorado, Delaware, Georgia, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Michigan, Mississippi, Missouri, Nebraska, New York, Nova Scotia, Ohio, Texas and Washington.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Atlanta.
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 Atlanta:
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
The official website for Lincoln County: www.co.lincoln.nv.us/
The official website for State of Nevada: nv.gov/
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This page was last modified: 18 Mar 2019