Edgemont, Riverside County, California

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Edgemont, California
Unincorporated community
Edgemont, Riverside County, California is located in California
Edgemont, Riverside County, California
Location of Edgemont in California
Coordinates: 33°55′00″N 117°16′43″W / 33.91667°N 117.27861°W / 33.91667; -117.27861Coordinates: 33°55′00″N 117°16′43″W / 33.91667°N 117.27861°W / 33.91667; -117.27861
Country United States
State California
County Riverside
Elevation[1] 1,554 ft (474 m)
Time zone PST (UTC-8)
 • Summer (DST) PDT (UTC-7)
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Edgemont is an unincorporated community in Riverside County, California.[3]

Geography[edit]

Edgemont is located in Moreno Valley, California in Riverside County, California.[4] The coordinates are 33.510N, −117.14W, the elevation is 1,564 feet, and it is in the Pacific Time Zone (UTC-8, UTC-7 in the summer).

Edgemont lies in the coast region of California, and is about 57 miles (92 km) from Los Angeles.[5]

It was originally named Rose Arbor, and it was subdivided for poultry ranches in 1923.[6]

References[edit]

  1. ^ U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Edgemont, California. Retrieved on 2008-07-10.
  2. ^ "Edgemont CA". ZIP Code Lookup. Archived from the original on 2011-06-15. Retrieved 2008-07-10. 
  3. ^ "Edgemont Populated Place Profile / Riverside County, California Data". California.HomeTownLocator.com. Retrieved January 21, 2018. 
  4. ^ "Edgemont, CA - Edgemont, California Map & Directions - MapQuest". www.MapQuest.com. Retrieved January 21, 2018. 
  5. ^ "Google Maps". Google Maps. Retrieved January 21, 2018. 
  6. ^ Durham, David L. (2001). Place-Names of California's Desert Counties. Clovis, CA: World Dancer Press. p. 56. ISBN 1-884995-31-4.