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Welcome to Central ...
So far, we have found very little information about Central. The little that we've found leads us believe that the community is historic.<1>
We've added Central to our Gazetteer with the hope that we can develop more information. If you can help us with Central, please Contact Us.
Central would have been located within present day Pershing County.
The location of Central has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
While the community is gone, the present day location for Central is 4,880 feet [1,487 m] above sea level.<3> In other words, the altitude of Central is about 1 mile [or ~1½ km] above sea level.
Time Zone: The area where Central was located is in the Pacific Time Zone (PST/PDT) and observes daylight saving time
If Central still existed, it would have been in the (775) area code.
Communities near Central ...
A sample of nearby communities can be found below.
Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Central and not the distance as if you drove.<4>.
To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Central.
Communities Also Named Central ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Nevada communities named Central: This one is located in Pershing County and the other is located in Nye County.
Beyond Nevada, there are 55 communities that are also named Central - they are located in Alabama (3), Alaska, Arizona, Arkansas (5), California, Florida, Idaho (2), Illinois, Indiana (2), Iowa, Kansas, Louisiana (3), Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri (3), New Jersey, New Mexico, North Carolina, Ontario, Oregon (2), Pennsylvania (4), South Carolina, Tennessee (4), Texas (3), Utah, Virginia (2), Washington and West Virginia (3).
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Central.
See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...
We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.
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This page was last modified: 18 Dec 2018