Almanor, California

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Almanor
census-designated place
Location in Plumas County and the state of California
Location in Plumas County and the state of California
Coordinates: 40°13′1″N 121°10′38″W / 40.21694°N 121.17722°W / 40.21694; -121.17722Coordinates: 40°13′1″N 121°10′38″W / 40.21694°N 121.17722°W / 40.21694; -121.17722
Country  United States
State  California
County Plumas
Area[1]
 • Total 0.883 sq mi (2.29 km2)
 • Land 0.883 sq mi (2.29 km2)
 • Water 0 sq mi (0 km2)  0%
Elevation[2] 4,554 ft (1,388 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 0
 • Density 0/sq mi (0/km2)
Time zone Pacific (PST) (UTC-8)
 • Summer (DST) PDT (UTC-7)
ZIP code 95947
Area code(s) 530
FIPS code 06-01094
GNIS feature IDs 256193; 2407722
U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Almanor, California; U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Almanor, California

Almanor (formerly, Plumas Pines)[3] is a census-designated place (CDP) in Plumas County, California, United States.[4] The population was 0 at the 2010 Census.[5] Almanor is located 7 miles (11.3 km) south-southeast of Chester.[3]

History[edit]

The name comes from three daughters of Guy C. Earl, president of the Great Western Power Co.: "Alice", "Martha", and "Elinor".[3] The Almanor post office opened in 1926.[3]

Geography[edit]

Almanor is located at 40°13′1″N 121°10′38″W / 40.21694°N 121.17722°W / 40.21694; -121.17722 (40.216857, -121.177325),[6] on the south-west shoreline of Lake Almanor.

According to the United States Census Bureau, the CDP has a total area of 0.9 square miles (2.3 km2), all land.

Demographics[edit]

As of the 2010 Census[7], there were no people living in the CDP.

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