List of United States federal courthouses in California

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Following is a list of current and former courthouses of the United States federal court system located in California. Each entry indicates the name of the building along with an image, if available, its location and the jurisdiction it covers,[1] the dates during which it was used for each such jurisdiction, and, if applicable the person for whom it was named, and the date of renaming. Dates of use will not necessarily correspond with the dates of construction or demolition of a building, as pre-existing structures may be adapted or court use, and former court buildings may later be put to other uses. Also, the official name of the building may be changed at some point after its use as a federal court building has been initiated.

Courthouses[edit]

Courthouse City Image Street address Jurisdiction[1] Dates of use Named for
U.S. Post Office & Courthouse Eureka CA-Eureka 1910 Ref.jpg 514 H Street N.D. Cal. 1912-present n/a
Robert E. Coyle U.S. Courthouse Fresno RobertCoyleCourthouse.jpg 2500 Tulare Street E.D. Cal. ?-present District Court judge Robert Everett Coyle
U.S. Post Office & Court House Fresno CA-Fresno 1908 1 Ref.jpg ? S.D. Cal. 1908-1940
Razed in 1940.
n/a
U.S. Post Office & Court House Fresno CA-Fresno 1940 Ref.jpg ? S.D. Cal. 1940-1966
Still in use as a post office and by the Fresno Unified School District.
n/a
U.S. Post Office & Courthouse Los Angeles CA-LosAngeles 1892 1 Ref.jpg ? S.D. Cal. 1892-1910
Sold in 1906, vacated by 1910.
n/a
U.S. Court House Los Angeles CA-LosAngeles 1910 1 Ref.jpg Main and Temple Streets S.D. Cal. 1910-1937
Razed in 1937.
n/a
U.S. Court House Los Angeles U.S. Court House, Los Angeles.JPG 312 North Spring Street S.D. Cal.
C.D. Cal.
1940-1966
1966-present
n/a
Edward R. Roybal Federal Building & U.S. Courthouse Los Angeles  ? 255 East Temple Street S.D. Cal.
C.D. Cal.
1992-present U.S. Rep. Edward R. Roybal
Ronald V. Dellums Federal Building Oakland Ronald Dellums Federal Building.jpg 1301 Clay Street N.D. Cal. 1994-present U.S. Rep. and Oakland mayor Ron Dellums
Richard H. Chambers U.S. Court of Appeals Pasadena CA-Pasadena 1931 Ref.jpg 125 South Grand Avenue 9th Cir. 1985-present
Formerly the Vista del Arroyo Hotel.
Court of Appeals judge Richard H. Chambers (1992)
U.S. Post Office & Courthouse Sacramento CA-Sacramento 1933 Ref.jpg 801 I Street N.D. Cal.
E.D. Cal.
1933-1966
1966-present
n/a
Robert T. Matsui U.S. Courthouse Sacramento U.S. Courthouse & Federal Building, Sacramento, south side.jpg 501 I Street E.D. Cal. 1999-present United States Congressman Robert T. Matsui
Edward J. Schwartz Courthouse San Diego US Dist S Cal.jpg 940 Front Street S.D. Cal. ?-present District Court judge Edward Joseph Schwartz
Jacob Weinberger U.S. Courthouse San Diego CA-SanDiego 1913 Ref.jpg 325 West F Street S.D. Cal. 1913-?
Still in use by the U.S. Bankruptcy Court, S.D. Cal.
Jacob Weinberger (1986)
U.S. Courthouse San Francisco TransparentPlaceholder.png ? D. Cal.
N.D. Cal.
1879-1886
1886-1905
Razed in 1940
n/a
Phillip Burton Federal Building and U.S. Courthouse San Francisco Phillip Burton Federal Building.jpg 450 Golden Gate Avenue N.D. Cal. ?-? U.S. Rep. Phillip Burton (1983)
James R. Browning U.S. Court of Appeals Bldg San Francisco CA-SanFrancisco 1905 1 Ref.jpg 95 Seventh Street N.D. Cal.
9th Cir.
1905-1962
1905-present
Court of Appeals judge James R. Browning (2004)
Robert F. Peckham Federal Building San Jose TransparentPlaceholder.png 280 South 1st Street N.D. Cal. 198?-present District Court judge Robert Francis Peckham
Ronald Reagan Federal Building & Courthouse Santa Ana TransparentPlaceholder.png 411 West Fourth Street C.D. Cal. ? present President Ronald Reagan (1992)

Key[edit]

Listed on the National Register of Historic Places (NRHP)
†† NRHP-listed and also designated as a National Historic Landmark

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b For the usage of court abbreviations, see List of United States district and territorial courts.

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