|Elevation||427 ft (130 m)|
Cawelo is an unincorporated community in Kern County, California. It is located on the Southern Pacific Railroad at an elevation of 427 feet (130 m). Cawelo is approximately 2 miles (3 km) east of Shafter-Minter Field, 6.5 miles (10 km) east of central Shafter, and 13 miles (21 km) northwest of Bakersfield. Its ZIP Code is 93263.
The name recalls the initial letters of the partners in the agriculture interest that founded the place: Camp, West, and Lowe.
- U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Cawelo, California
- Durham, David L. (1998). California's Geographic Names: A Gazetteer of Historic and Modern Names of the State. Clovis, Calif.: Word Dancer Press. p. 1014. ISBN 1-884995-14-4.
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