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Welcome to Lost City ...

So far, we have found very little information about Lost City. The little that we've found leads us believe that the community is historic.<1>

We've added Lost City to our Gazetteer with the hope that we can develop more information. If you can help us with Lost City, please Contact Us.


Lost City would have been located within present day Clark County<2>.

The location of Lost City has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<3>

While the community is gone, the present day location for Lost City is 1,200 feet [366 m] above sea level.<4>.

Time Zone: The area where Lost City was located is in the Pacific Time Zone (PST/PDT) and observes daylight saving time

Note: If you travel south from Lost City, you will leave Pacific Time and cross into the Mountain Standard Time Zone (MST). In addition, you will be moving from an area that observes daylight saving time to one that does not.

The location where Lost City once stood is in the (702) area code.

Communities Also Named Lost City ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 4 communities that are also named Lost City - they are located in California, Kentucky, Oklahoma and West Virginia.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Lost City.

Communities near Lost City ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Lost City.

  • Overton [Clark County]
  • Simonsville [Clark County] - Historic
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Simonsville have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Simonsville
    • Simonsville [Clark County] was located 6 miles [9.7 km]<5> to the northwest of Lost City
  • Moapa Valley [Clark County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Moapa Valley have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Moapa Valley
    • Moapa Valley [Clark County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the northwest of Lost City
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Moapa Valley
  • Logandale [Clark County]
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Amber [Clark County] - Historic
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Amber have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Amber
      • Amber [Clark County] was located 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the northwest of Lost City
    • Silver City [Clark County] - Historic
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Silver City have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Silver City
      • Silver City [Clark County] was located 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the west of Lost City
    • Copper City [Clark County] - Historic
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Copper City have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Copper City
      • Copper City [Clark County] was located 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the southeast of Lost City
    • Gold Butte [Clark County] - Historic
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Gold Butte have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Gold Butte
      • Gold Butte [Clark County] was located 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the southeast of Lost City
    • Moapa Town [Clark County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Moapa Town have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Moapa Town
      • Moapa Town [Clark County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the northwest of Lost City
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Moapa Town
    • Moapa [Clark County]

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 Lost City. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Lost City.

We have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Lost City. See our Newspapers Page for Lost City.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Find a Community in Nevada

About Clark County

About Nevada

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Clark County: www.accessclarkcounty.com/

The official website for State of Nevada: nv.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>We use the term 'Historic' broadly and it generally means that the community no longer exists. However, it can also mean that the community might still exist, but was significantly larger or had a more 'official' existence in the past than it does now. Unfortunately our sources of data have proven to be unreliable. If you can provide us with more specific information about Lost City, please let us know so that we can improve our accuracy.
<2>If you're interested in how the shape of Nevada's counties, including Clark, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<3>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Lost City - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Lost City) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Lost City. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Lost City

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Lost City. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 36.4880, Longitude: -114.3794       In this case, the coordinates for Lost City have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<6>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.






















 

 

 

 

 


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