Pondosa, California

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Pondosa, California
Unincorporated community
Pondosa, California is located in California
Pondosa, California
Pondosa, California
Coordinates: 41°11′58″N 121°41′20″W / 41.19944°N 121.68889°W / 41.19944; -121.68889Coordinates: 41°11′58″N 121°41′20″W / 41.19944°N 121.68889°W / 41.19944; -121.68889
Country United States
State California
County Siskiyou
Elevation 4,140 ft (1,260 m)
Time zone Pacific (PST) (UTC-8)
 • Summer (DST) PDT (UTC-7)
Area code(s) 530
GNIS feature ID 264928[1]

Pondosa is an unincorporated community in Siskiyou County, California, United States. Pondosa is 33.5 miles (53.9 km) east-southeast of Mount Shasta. A post office opened in Pondosa in 1925. The community was named after the ponderosa pine by Elmer E. Hall.[2]

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