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Lake City, Nevada County, California

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Country  United States
County  Nevada
Elevation  1,033 m
Local time  Saturday 3:03 AM
State  California
Time zone  Pacific (PST) (UTC-8)
Zip code  95959
Area code  530
Lake City, Nevada County, California
Weather  12°C, Wind E at 5 km/h, 48% Humidity

Lake City (originally Painesville) is an unincorporated community in Nevada County, California, United States, east of North Columbia, California and west of North Bloomfield, California

Contents

Map of Lake City, CA 95959, USA

Geography

Lake City, near the South Yuba River, is located at 39.35861N, -120.94056W, and the elevation is 3,390 feet (1,030 m) above sea level.

History

The town was settled in 1853 as a result of the California Gold Rush and subsequent hydraulic mining at Malakoff Diggins. Within four years, more than 300 people lived in town.

A hotel was built in 1855. The name was bestowed in 1857.

In 1877, it was included on the route of the world's first long-distance telephone line.

By 1880, the population had dropped to 100.

References

Lake City, Nevada County, California Wikipedia


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