Lumpkin, California

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Coordinates: 39°36′36″N 121°12′32″W / 39.61000°N 121.20889°W / 39.61000; -121.20889

Lumpkin
Unincorporated community
Lumpkin is located in California
Lumpkin
Lumpkin
Location in California
Coordinates: 39°36′36″N 121°12′32″W / 39.61000°N 121.20889°W / 39.61000; -121.20889
Country United States
State California
County Butte County
Elevation[1] 3,586 ft (1,093 m)

Lumpkin is an unincorporated community in Butte County, California. It lies at an elevation of 3586 feet (1093 m). It is located 6 miles (10 km) north-northwest of Clipper Mills on the Feather River Railway.[2] A post office operated at Lumpkin from 1886 to 1919.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Lumpkin, 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. 272. ISBN 1-884995-14-4.