Wrightwood California Profile and Resource Guide, City or community of Wrightwood, California Facts, Information, Relocation, Real Estate, Advertising

Real Estate in Wrightwood, California
 advertise on on Key to the City
Home
Advertise
Search
National Business Directory
Genealogy Helps

Advertise in this spot
It Happened Here


Find information on any country in the world
Find World Info

Advertise in all cities in this state Wal-Mart.com USA, LLC
Today's
Mortgage
Rates
USA Fact File
Advertise in every USA city Advertise in every USA city


Look for
Great Deals
and Coupons

****

Footsteps
of history

****

Community
Mottos &
Nicknames

****

Choose a new
Community
in
California

****
Choose a new
State

****

Washington D.C.
Our Nation's
Capital

****

ad 4

****
****

ad 2

****

ad 3

****

ad 5

****

ad 6

****

Welcome to Key to the City's page for

Wrightwood

San Bernardino County,

California

Zip Code

Land of Four Seasons


The California state capital is Sacramento.


What would you like to know about Wrightwood

Statistics & Facts

Location

Weather & Climate

History & History-related items

City Attractions

Wrightwood Business Directory.

Wrightwood Chamber of Commerce.




Zip Codes

92397

Return to Index

Statistics & Facts

The population of Wrightwood is approximately 3,308 (1990).
The approximate number of families is 2,184 (1990).

The amount of land area in Wrightwood is 5.708 sq. kilometers.
The amount of surface water is 0.01 sq kilometers.
The distance from Wrightwood to Washington DC is 2390 miles. The distance to the California state capital is 362 miles. (as the crow flies)
Wrightwood is positioned 34.35 degrees north of the equator and 117.63 degrees west of the prime meridian.

Return to Index

Location

Wrightwood location: in the eastern end of the San Gabriel Mountains. Easy access from Interstate 15 through Cajon Pass. An alternate scenic route may be taken along route 2, starting in La Canada. Here is a map page for Wrightwood.

Wrightwood is about 65 miles from Barstow, 72 miles from Saugus, 77 miles from Los Angeles, 85 miles from Palm Springs and 138 miles from San Diego.

Return to Index

Climate & Weather

The climate for Wrightwood is seasonal. All four seasons here are beautiful. Winter has plenty of snow and outdoor recreation, yet it is not bitter cold with temperatures staying above 20 degrees most of the time. Spring brings new life with green abounding as temperatures rise and snow melts. Summer is great with no smog and comfortable temperatures. Hiking and camping are favored summertime activities. In the autumn, the gorgeous colors of fall appear. The temperatures drop as well as the leaves.
Wrightwood average annual snowfall is 53 inches per year.
Return to Index

History & History Related Items

Wrightwood history:

The Serrano Indians lived in the area during the late 1700's. When a Spanish mission was build in San Bernardino, the Indians came there for instruction and education. Later, in the early 1800's, the mission was secularized and many of these Indians moved back into the mountains. In 1851, the Lujo family, who owned the mission, sold their holdings to the local Mormon settlers. Two of this group, Nathan and Truman Swarthout, homesteaded in Lone Pine Canyon. When the Mormons left the area, they also left for Salt Lake City.

For more historical information on Wrightwood, see this history page
Return to Index

Attractions

Wrightwood attractions:

Learn more about things to see and do in the area.

Wrightwood Museum
6000 Cedar
Wrightwood, CA
Phone: 760-249-4650

Return to Index


Contribute information free or for a small service charge for this community or any other community in the USA

Be sure to include the name of the community and its state when contacting Key to the City as you are NOT directly contacting this community.

Learn how to advertise on Key to the City

Choose a new community in the state of California

To go to a new state, choose the States page
To choose another state, go to the State page.
Return to the Top USA City Directory and US City Resource Guide - Key to the City

Thanks for visiting Key to the City. Come back again! We'll leave the light on for you!

The information on Key to the City is from multiple sources including government, commerce, libraries, individuals and organizations. There is no guarantee of the accuracy or timeliness of the information presented on these pages, therefore, please use at your own risk.


Search Key to the City
Custom Search
OR Search All the Web
Custom Search

Appliance Repair Flintridge We Repair appliances. All models.Refrigerator, washer/dryer, oven,stove,dishwasher. Always open.