|Elevation||620 ft (190 m)|
|Time zone||UTC-8 (Pacific (PST))|
|• Summer (DST)||UTC-7 (PDT)|
|GNIS feature ID||232346|
Salyer was established on April 16, 1918 and named for Charles Marshall Salyer, a prominent miner. Salyer is located in the ancestral territory of the Tsnungwe Tribe and is next to the Tsnungwe village of miy-me'. Prior to being named Salyer, a Tsnungwe Indian Dickson Dartt proposed the area be named after the village of miy-me.
The ZIP Code is 95563. The community is inside area code 530.
This region experiences warm (but not hot) and dry summers, with no average monthly temperatures above 71.6 °F. According to the Köppen Climate Classification system, Salyer has a warm-summer Mediterranean climate, abbreviated "Csb" on climate maps.
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- Capace, Nancy (1999). Encyclopedia of California. North American Book Dist LLC. Page 399. ISBN 9780403093182.
- Tsnungwe Place Names, by Tsnungwe Tribal Elders, 1994
- "Statewide Database". UC Regents. Retrieved December 6, 2014. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
- "California's 2nd Congressional District - Representatives & District Map". Civic Impulse, LLC. Retrieved March 1, 2013.
- Climate Summary for Salyer, California