Carbona, California

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Carbona, California
Unincorporated community
Carbona, California is located in California
Carbona, California
Carbona, California
Coordinates: 37°41′46″N 121°24′44″W / 37.69611°N 121.41222°W / 37.69611; -121.41222Coordinates: 37°41′46″N 121°24′44″W / 37.69611°N 121.41222°W / 37.69611; -121.41222
Country United States
State California
County San Joaquin
Elevation 135 ft (41 m)
Time zone Pacific (PST) (UTC-8)
 • Summer (DST) PDT (UTC-7)
ZIP code 95304
Area code(s) 209
GNIS feature ID 1658219[1]

Carbona is an unincorporated community in San Joaquin County, California, United States. Carbona is located on West Linne Road, 3.1 miles (5.0 km) south southeast of Tracy. Carbona's post office is Tracy but has its own ZIP code 95304.[2]

History[edit]

Carbona was originally a railroad station built at the junction with the Alameda and San Joaquin Railroad spur line to the Tesla coal mines in Corral Hollow. The spur line was closed in 1916, by the Western Pacific Railroad following a flood in 1911 when the railroad line, coal other facilities were destroyed and the towns of Carnegie and Tesla were abandoned.[3]

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