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Welcome to Overton ...
So far, we have found very little information about Overton. The little that we've found leads us believe that the community is historic.<1>
We've added Overton to our Gazetteer with the hope that we can develop more information. If you can help us with Overton, please Contact Us.
The location of Overton has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<3>
While the community is gone, the present day location for Overton is 4,480 feet [1,366 m] above sea level.<4> In other words, the elevation of Overton is about ¾ mile [or ~1¼ km] above sea level.
Time Zone: The area where Overton was located is in the Pacific Time Zone (PST/PDT) and observes daylight saving time
If Overton still existed, it would have been in the (775) area code.
Communities Also Named Overton ...
While we believe that this Overton is located in Humboldt County, we know of another 2 Nevada communities named Overton. Those communities are located in the following counties: Clark 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.
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The official website for Humboldt County: www.humboldt-county-nv.net/
The official website for State of Nevada: nv.gov/
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This page was last modified: 15 Aug 2022