Kearsarge, California

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For the ghost town Kearsarge, California, see Kearsarge (ghost town), California.
Kearsarge
Unincorporated community
Kearsarge is located in California
Kearsarge
Kearsarge
Kearsarge is located in the US
Kearsarge
Kearsarge
Location in California
Coordinates: 36°48′25″N 118°07′02″W / 36.80694°N 118.11722°W / 36.80694; -118.11722Coordinates: 36°48′25″N 118°07′02″W / 36.80694°N 118.11722°W / 36.80694; -118.11722
Country United States
State California
County Inyo
Elevation[1] 3,770 ft (1,149 m)

Kearsarge (formerly, Kearsarge Station[1] and Citrus[2]) is an unincorporated community in Inyo County, California.[1] It is located on the Southern Pacific Railroad 4.5 miles (7.2 km) east of Independence,[2] at an elevation of 3,770 ft (1,150 m).[1]

Citrus post office operated from 1888 to 1905 and from 1907 to 1910.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Kearsarge, California
  2. ^ a b c Durham, David L. (1998). California's Geographic Names: A Gazetteer of Historic and Modern Names of the State. Clovis, Calif.: Word Dancer Press. p. 1174. ISBN 1-884995-14-4.