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Welcome to Atwood ...
So far, we have found very little information about Atwood. The little that we've found leads us believe that the community is historic.<1>
We've added Atwood to our Gazetteer with the hope that we can develop more information. If you can help us with Atwood, please Contact Us.
Atwood would have been located within present day Nye County.
The location of Atwood has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
Atwood was founded in 1901.
While the community is gone, the present day location for Atwood is 6,000 feet [1,829 m] above sea level.<3> In other words, the elevation of Atwood is about 1¼ mile [or ~1¾ km] above sea level.
Time Zone: The area where Atwood was located is in the Pacific Time Zone (PST/PDT) and observes daylight saving time
Communities near Atwood ...
A sample of nearby communities can be found below.
Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if you drove.<4>.
To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Atwood.
Communities Also Named Atwood ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 26 communities that are also named Atwood - they are located in Alabama, Arkansas, California, Colorado, Georgia (2), Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Michigan (2), Minnesota, New York, North Carolina, Ohio, Oklahoma, Ontario, Pennsylvania, Tennessee, Utah, Virginia, Washington, West Virginia and Wisconsin.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Atwood.
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 Atwood:
Other Roadside Stops ...
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: 07 Mar 2019