Eder, California

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Former settlement[1]
Eder is located in California
Location in California
Eder is located in the US
Eder (the US)
Coordinates: 39°17′59″N 120°17′33″W / 39.29972°N 120.29250°W / 39.29972; -120.29250Coordinates: 39°17′59″N 120°17′33″W / 39.29972°N 120.29250°W / 39.29972; -120.29250
Country  United States
State  California
County Placer County
Elevation[2] 6,752 ft (2,058 m)
Population (2016)
 • Total 0

Eder is a former railroad town in Placer County, California.[2] Eder was located on the Southern Pacific Railroad, 2 miles (3.2 km) southeast of Donner Pass.[3] It lay at an elevation of 6752 feet (2058 m).[2]


  1. ^ Donner Pass Historical Association
  2. ^ a b c U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Eder, 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. 480. ISBN 1-884995-14-4.