Buckeye, Plumas County, California

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Named location
Buckeye is located in California
Location in California
Buckeye is located in the United States
Buckeye (the United States)
Coordinates: 39°47′44″N 121°18′15″W / 39.79556°N 121.30417°W / 39.79556; -121.30417Coordinates: 39°47′44″N 121°18′15″W / 39.79556°N 121.30417°W / 39.79556; -121.30417
Country United States
State California
CountyPlumas County
Elevation4,997 ft (1,523 m)

Buckeye is a former travel station about halfway along the OrovilleQuincy Highway in Plumas County, California, near the border with Butte County.[2][3] It lay at an elevation of 4,997 feet (1,523 m).[1] The station stood as late as 1866, when it was noted in the Plumas County boundary survey.[4]


  1. ^ a b U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Buckeye, Plumas County, California
  2. ^ Durham, David L. (1998). California's Geographic Names: A Gazetteer of Historic and Modern Names of the State. Clovis, Calif.: Word Dancer Press. p. 360. ISBN 1-884995-14-4.
  3. ^ "Haun Collection Archival Map".
  4. ^ California Political Code §3920.