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Welcome to Overton ...

Overton is located in Clark County<1>.

Overton is 1,260 feet [384 m] above sea level.<2>.

Time Zone: Overton lies in the Pacific Time Zone (PST/PDT) and observes daylight saving time

Note: If you travel south from Overton, 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 telephone area code for Overton: (702)

The ZIP code for Overton: 89040<3>

Communities Also Named Overton ...

While we believe that this Overton is located in Clark County, we know of another 2 Nevada communities named Overton. Those communities are located in the following counties: Humboldt and Lincoln County.

Beyond Nevada, there are 20 communities that are also named Overton - they are located in Alabama, Colorado, Florida, Georgia, Kansas, Louisiana, Manitoba, Maryland, Mississippi, Missouri, Nebraska, Nova Scotia, Ohio, Pennsylvania (2), Tennessee, Texas and Virginia.

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

Communities near Overton ...

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

  • Logandale [Clark County]
  • Amber [Clark County] - Historic
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Amber
    • Amber [Clark County] was located 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the northwest of Overton
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Amber have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
  • Lost City [Clark County] - Historic
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lost City
    • Lost City [Clark County] was located 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the southeast of Overton
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lost City have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
  • Saint Thomas [Clark County] - Historic
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Saint Thomas
    • Saint Thomas [Clark County] was located 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the southeast of Overton
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Silver City [Clark County] - Historic
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Silver City
      • Silver City [Clark County] was located 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the west of Overton
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Silver City have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Glendale [Clark County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Glendale
      • Glendale [Clark County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the northwest of Overton
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Glendale
    • Moapa Town [Clark County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Moapa Town
      • Moapa Town [Clark County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the northwest of Overton
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Moapa Town have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Moapa Town
    • Moapa [Clark County]
    • Copper City [Clark County] - Historic
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Copper City
      • Copper City [Clark County] was located 20 miles [32.2 km]<4> to the southeast of Overton
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Copper City have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Dry Lake [Clark County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Dry Lake
      • Dry Lake [Clark County] lies 22 miles [35.4 km]<4> to the west of Overton
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Dry Lake have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Dry Lake

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

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Overton. 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 Overton.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Overton ...

Looking for more information about Overton? 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.

In addition to the Tourism page for Overton, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Overton.

Mentions & References for Overton

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About Clark County

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Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Overton. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

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

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

Footnotes ...

<1>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.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Overton - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a community (such as Overton). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Overton or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Overton) to Point B.If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Overton. 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 OvertonOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Overton. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 36.5436, Longitude: -114.4470    
<5>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<6>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.

 

 

 

 

 


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