Hookston, California

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For the nearby place formerly with this name, see Bancroft, California.
Hookston
Unincorporated community
Hookston is located in California
Hookston
Hookston
Location in California
Coordinates: 37°56′29″N 122°03′10″W / 37.94139°N 122.05278°W / 37.94139; -122.05278Coordinates: 37°56′29″N 122°03′10″W / 37.94139°N 122.05278°W / 37.94139; -122.05278[1]
Country United States
State California
County Contra Costa County
Elevation[1] 62 ft (19 m)
GNIS ID[1][2] 1658772
FIPS code[1][2] 06-34526

Hookston is an unincorporated community in Contra Costa County, California, United States.[1] It is located on the Southern Pacific Railroad 2.5 miles (4.0 km) north of downtown Walnut Creek,[3] at an elevation of 62 feet (19 m).[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d e f "Hookston (Contra Costa County, California)". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey. Retrieved May 11, 2014. 
  2. ^ a b "FIPS55 Data: California". FIPS55 Data. United States Geological Survey. February 23, 2006. Retrieved May 11, 2014. 
  3. ^ Durham, David L. (1998). California's Geographic Names: A Gazetteer of Historic and Modern Names of the State. Clovis, Calif.: Word Dancer Press. p. 643. ISBN 1-884995-14-4.