Higgins Corner, California

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Higgins Corner
Higgins Corner is located in California
Higgins Corner
Higgins Corner
Location in California
Higgins Corner is located in the United States
Higgins Corner
Higgins Corner
Higgins Corner (the United States)
Coordinates: 39°02′34″N 121°05′42″W / 39.04278°N 121.09500°W / 39.04278; -121.09500Coordinates: 39°02′34″N 121°05′42″W / 39.04278°N 121.09500°W / 39.04278; -121.09500
Country United States
State California
CountyNevada County
Elevation1,427 ft (435 m)

Higgins Corner is an unincorporated community in Nevada County, California.[1] It lies at an elevation of 1427 feet (435 m).[1] Higgins Corner is located 12.5 miles (20.1 km) south of Grass Valley.[2]


According to the Köppen Climate Classification system, Higgins Corner has a warm-summer Mediterranean climate, abbreviated "Csa" on climate maps.[3]


  1. ^ a b c U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Higgins Corner, 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. 498. ISBN 1-884995-14-4.
  3. ^ Climate Summary for Higgins Corner, California