A Gazetteer for the United States and Canada
Welcome to Austin ...
Austin is located in Lander County.
When the people of Austin refer to themselves (known as a demonym), they frequently use Austinite<1>
Austin was founded in 1862.
Austin is 6,640 feet [2,024 m] above sea level.<2> In other words, the altitude of Austin is 1¼ mile [or ~2 km] above sea level.
Time Zone: Austin lies in the Pacific Time Zone (PST/PDT) and observes daylight saving time
The telephone area code for Austin: (775)
The ZIP code for Austin: 89310<3>
Communities near Austin ...
A sample of nearby communities can be found below.
Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Austin 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 Austin.
Communities Also Named Austin ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 42 communities that are also named Austin - they are located in Alabama, Arkansas (3), California, Colorado (2), Georgia, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Kansas (2), Kentucky, Manitoba, Michigan (4), Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri (2), Montana, Nebraska, New York (2), North Carolina, Ohio, Ontario, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Quebec, Rhode Island, South Carolina, Tennessee (2), Texas, Utah, Washington (2) and Wisconsin.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Austin.
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 Austin:
Websites for Austin ...
Official Website: www.austinnevada.com/
TripAdvisor Tourism Page for Austin ...
Looking for more information about Austin? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.
You can learn more by visiting the TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Austin.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
The official website for Austin: www.austinnevada.com/
The official website for State of Nevada: nv.gov/
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This page was last modified: 07 Mar 2019