Lucerne, Kings County, California

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Lucerne, California
Lucerne, California is located in California
Lucerne, California
Lucerne, California
Location in California
Lucerne, California is located in the United States
Lucerne, California
Lucerne, California
Lucerne, California (the United States)
Coordinates: 36°22′51″N 119°39′51″W / 36.38083°N 119.66417°W / 36.38083; -119.66417Coordinates: 36°22′51″N 119°39′51″W / 36.38083°N 119.66417°W / 36.38083; -119.66417
Country United States
State California
County Kings
Elevation79 m (259 ft)

Lucerne is an unincorporated community in Kings County, California.[1] It is located on the Atchison, Topeka and Santa Fe Railroad 3.5 miles (5.6 km) north of Hanford,[2] at an elevation of 259 feet (79 m).[1]

The name Lucerne was applied in 1887, after Lucerne, Switzerland.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Lucerne, Kings County, 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. 1067. ISBN 1-884995-14-4.