Big Bend, Placer County, California

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Big Bend - Rainbow[1]
Unincorporated community
Big Bend - Rainbow[1] is located in California
Big Bend - Rainbow[1]
Big Bend - Rainbow[1]
Big Bend - Rainbow[1] is located in the US
Big Bend - Rainbow[1]
Big Bend - Rainbow[1]
Location in California
Coordinates: 39°18′20″N 120°31′05″W / 39.30556°N 120.51806°W / 39.30556; -120.51806Coordinates: 39°18′20″N 120°31′05″W / 39.30556°N 120.51806°W / 39.30556; -120.51806
Country  United States
State  California
County Placer County
Elevation[2] 5,738 ft (1,749 m)
Population (2016)
 • Total 53

Big Bend or Rainbow is an unincorporated community in Placer County, California.[2] Big Bend is located on the South Yuba River, 1 mile (1.6 km) east-southeast of Cisco Grove.[3] It lies at an elevation of 5738 feet (1749 m).[2]

As of 2016, it is home to 53 people.[4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Placer County Community Association
  2. ^ a b c U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Big Bend, Placer County, California
  3. ^ Durham, David L. (1998). California's Geographic Names: A Gazetteer of Historic and Modern Names of the State. Clovis, Calif.: Word Dancer Press. p. 449. ISBN 1-884995-14-4. 
  4. ^ Various archives