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—  Unincorporated community  —
Actis is located in California
Location in California
Coordinates: 34°57′31″N 118°08′55″W / 34.95861°N 118.14861°W / 34.95861; -118.14861Coordinates: 34°57′31″N 118°08′55″W / 34.95861°N 118.14861°W / 34.95861; -118.14861
Country United States
State California
County Kern County
Elevation [1] 2,562 ft (781 m)

Actis (formerly, Highberg, Rummington, and Gloster)[2] is an unincorporated community in Kern County, California.[1] It is located 6.5 miles (10 km) north of Rosamond,[2] at an elevation of 2562 feet (781 m).[1]

The Highberg post office opened in 1917, changed its name to Rummington in 1918, and closed for good in 1927.[2]


  1. ^ a b c U.S. Geological Survey Geographical Names Information System: Actis, California
  2. ^ a b c Durham, David L. (1998). California's Geographic Names: A Gazetteer of Historic and Modern Names of the State. Quill Driver Books. p. 991. ISBN 9781884995149.  


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