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Cherry Creek, Nevada
Welcome to Cherry Creek ...
Cherry Creek is located in the Steptoe Valley.
A typical abbreviation for Cherry Creek: Cherry Crk. (or less commonly used: Cherry Ck. or Cherry Cr.)
Cherry Creek was founded in 1864.
Cherry Creek is 6,110 feet [1,862 m] above sea level.<2> In other words, the elevation of Cherry Creek is about 1¼ mile [or ~1¾ km] above sea level.
Time Zone: Cherry Creek lies in the Pacific Time Zone (PST/PDT) and observes daylight saving time
The area code for Cherry Creek: (775)
Adding Cherry Creek to Our Gazetteer ...
As we work on our Gazetteer, we occasionally find mention of a community that is new to us. When we find such a community, we add it to our Gazetteer with the hope of adding more information in the future.
We originally found mention of Cherry Creek in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.
In addition, we also found mention of Cherry Creek elsewhere: The earliest map where we found it was on a George F. Cram Map of Nevada (1883).
We also found Cherry Creek mentioned in the book Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Cherry Creek on our Genealogy Page.
Communities Also Named Cherry Creek ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Nevada communities named Cherry Creek: This one is located in White Pine County and the other is located in Pershing County.
Beyond Nevada, there are 14 communities that are also named Cherry Creek - they are located in Alabama, British Columbia (2), Colorado, Florida, Idaho, Kansas (2), Mississippi, New York, South Dakota, Tennessee and West Virginia.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Cherry Creek.
Communities near Cherry Creek ...
We have created a list of 6 communities that are near Cherry Creek.
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 Cherry Creek. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Cherry Creek.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Cherry Creek. 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 Cherry Creek.
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Off-the-Road Links ...
Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Cherry Creek. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
The official website for White Pine County: www.co.white-pine.nv.us/
The official website for State of Nevada: nv.gov/
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This page was last modified: 08 Apr 2021