Leesville, California

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Coordinates: 39°11′22″N 122°25′25″W / 39.18944°N 122.42361°W / 39.18944; -122.42361

Unincorporated community
Leesville is located in California
Location in California
Coordinates: 39°11′22″N 122°25′25″W / 39.18944°N 122.42361°W / 39.18944; -122.42361
Country United States
State California
County Colusa County
Elevation[1] 1,427 ft (435 m)

Leesville is an unincorporated community in Colusa County, California. It lies at an elevation of 1434 feet (437 m). It had a post office from 1874 to 1920.[2] The town is named for Lee Harl, a pioneer landowner.[2]


According to the Köppen Climate Classification system, Leesville has a warm-summer Mediterranean climate, abbreviated "Csa" on climate maps.[3]


  1. ^ U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Leesville, California
  2. ^ a b Durham, David L. (1998). California's Geographic Names: A Gazetteer of Historic and Modern Names of the State. Clovis, Calif.: Word Dancer Press. p. 511. ISBN 1-884995-14-4. 
  3. ^ Climate Summary for Leesville, California