|Elevation||5,528 ft (1,685 m)|
|Time zone||Pacific (PST) (UTC-8)|
|• Summer (DST)||PDT (UTC-7)|
Boca is a former settlement in Nevada County, California. It is situated at an elevation of 5,528 ft (1,685 m) above sea level. Boca is located on the Southern Pacific Railroad, 6.5 miles (10.5 km) northeast of Truckee.
It had a post office during the period of 1872 through 1945.
In 1880, the population was 200.
On January 20, 1937, the temperature at Boca fell to -45°F (-43°C), the lowest temperature ever recorded in California.
- U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Boca, California
- Durham, David L. (1998). California's Geographic Names: A Gazetteer of Historic and Modern Names of the State. Quill Driver Books. p. 452. ISBN 9781884995149.
- "Boca 1918 4b-bar 1872-1945.". postalhistory.com. Retrieved 2009-05-27.
- "Nevada County GenWeb Nevada County History". cagenweb.com. Retrieved 2009-05-31.
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