Almonte, California

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to navigation Jump to search
Almonte
Almonte is located in California
Almonte
Almonte
Location in California
Almonte is located in the United States
Almonte
Almonte
Almonte (the United States)
Coordinates: 37°53′24″N 122°31′30″W / 37.89000°N 122.52500°W / 37.89000; -122.52500Coordinates: 37°53′24″N 122°31′30″W / 37.89000°N 122.52500°W / 37.89000; -122.52500
CountryUnited States
StateCalifornia
CountyMarin County
Elevation20 ft (6 m)

Almonte (originally, Bay Junction;[2] until 1912, Mill Valley Junction[1]) is an unincorporated community in Marin County, California.[1] It is located on the Northwestern Pacific Railroad 6 miles (9.7 km) south of downtown San Rafael,[2] at an elevation of 20 feet (6 m).[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Almonte, 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. 593. ISBN 1-884995-14-4.