Lagunitas, California

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Unincorporated community
Lagunitas is located in California
Location in California
Coordinates: 38°00′41″N 122°42′08″W / 38.01139°N 122.70222°W / 38.01139; -122.70222Coordinates: 38°00′41″N 122°42′08″W / 38.01139°N 122.70222°W / 38.01139; -122.70222
Country United States
State California
County Marin County
Elevation[1] 217 ft (66 m)

Lagunitas is an unincorporated community in Marin County, California.[1] It is located 10 miles (16 km) southwest of Novato,[2] at an elevation of 217 feet (66 m).[1] For census purposes, Lagunitas is aggregated with Forest Knolls into the census-designated place Lagunitas-Forest Knolls.

The first post office at Lagunitas opened in 1906.[2] Lagunitas' ZIP Code is 94938.[3]

David Lee Hoffman, featured in the documentary film All in This Tea, lives in Lagunitas.[4]


  1. ^ a b c U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Lagunitas, California
  2. ^ a b Durham, David L. (1998). California's Geographic Names: A Gazetteer of Historic and Modern Names of the State. Clovis, Calif.: Word Dancer Press. p. 650. ISBN 1-884995-14-4. 
  3. ^ USPS ZIP Code search
  4. ^ Patricia Leigh Brown (April 22, 2012). "In Hippie Holdout, a Fight Over Worms and Moats". The New York Times. Retrieved April 23, 2012.