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Welcome to Amber ...

Amber is located in Spokane County.

The location of Amber has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>

Amber is 2,250 feet [686 m] above sea level.<2> In other words, the altitude of Amber is about ½ mile above sea level.

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

Amber lies within the (509) area code.

Communities Also Named Amber ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 10 communities that are also named Amber - they are located in Alabama, Arkansas, Iowa, Kansas, Manitoba, Michigan, Nevada, New York, Oklahoma and Ontario.

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

Communities near Amber ...

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

  • Cheney [Spokane County]
  • Medical Lake [Spokane County]
  • Saint John [Whitman County]
  • Rosalia [Whitman County]
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Sprague [Lincoln County]
    • Spangle [Spokane County]
    • Malden [Whitman County]
    • Lamont [Whitman County]
    • Lakeland Village [Spokane County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lakeland Village have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lakeland Village
      • Lakeland Village [Spokane County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the north of Amber
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lakeland Village
    • Pine City [Whitman County] (Historic)
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Pine City have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Pine City
      • Pine City [Whitman County] was located 13 miles [20.9 km] to the southeast of Amber

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Amber ...

Looking for more information about Amber? 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.

Looking for more information about Amber? 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.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Amber, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Amber.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Spokane County: www.spokanecounty.org/

The official website for State of Washington: https://access.wa.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>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.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Amber - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Amber) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Amber. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 47.3518, Longitude: -117.7116       In this case, the coordinates for Amber have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).






















 

 

 

 

 


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