Brainard, California

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For the nearby town formerly with this name, see Bracut, California.

Coordinates: 40°48′43″N 124°06′37″W / 40.81194°N 124.11028°W / 40.81194; -124.11028

Brainard
Unincorporated community
The California Redwood Company mill in Brainard
The California Redwood Company mill in Brainard
Brainard is located in California
Brainard
Brainard
Location in California
Coordinates: 40°48′43″N 124°06′37″W / 40.81194°N 124.11028°W / 40.81194; -124.11028
Country United States
State California
County Humboldt County
Elevation[1] 7 ft (2 m)

Brainard is an unincorporated community in Humboldt County, California.[1] It is located on the Northwestern Pacific Railroad 4 miles (6.4 km) south-southwest of Arcata,[2] at an elevation of 7 feet (2 m).[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Brainard, California
  2. ^ Durham, David L. (1998). California's Geographic Names: A Gazetteer of Historic and Modern Names of the State. Clovis, Calif.: Word Dancer Press. p. 25. ISBN 1-884995-14-4.