La Branza, California

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La Branza
Former settlement
La Branza is located in California
La Branza
La Branza
Location in California
Coordinates: 37°10′29″N 120°19′04″W / 37.17472°N 120.31778°W / 37.17472; -120.31778Coordinates: 37°10′29″N 120°19′04″W / 37.17472°N 120.31778°W / 37.17472; -120.31778
Country United States
State California
County Merced County
Elevation[1] 220 ft (67 m)

La Branza is a former settlement in Merced County, California.[1] It was located on the Southern Pacific Railroad 5.5 miles (8.9 km) southwest of Le Grand,[2] at an elevation of 220 feet (67 m).[1] La Branza still appeared on USGS maps as of 1919.[1]


  1. ^ a b c d U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: La Branza, 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. 791. ISBN 1-884995-14-4.