Vernalis, California

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Vernalis, California
Unincorporated community
Vernalis, California is located in California
Vernalis, California
Vernalis, California
Coordinates: 37°37′51″N 121°17′14″W / 37.63083°N 121.28722°W / 37.63083; -121.28722Coordinates: 37°37′51″N 121°17′14″W / 37.63083°N 121.28722°W / 37.63083; -121.28722
CountryUnited States
StateCalifornia
CountySan Joaquin
Elevation105 ft (32 m)
Time zoneUTC-8 (Pacific (PST))
 • Summer (DST)UTC-7 (PDT)
ZIP code95385
Area code(s)209
GNIS feature ID252823[1]

Vernalis is an unincorporated community in San Joaquin County, California, United States. Vernalis is located on California State Route 33 10.5 miles (16.9 km) southeast of Tracy. Vernalis has a post office with ZIP code 95385.[2] The first post office in the area opened under the name of San Joaquin in 1851; that post office closed in 1852, reopened in 1874, and was moved 3 miles (4.8 km) southwest in 1888, after which its name was changed to Vernalis.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Vernalis, California
  2. ^ ZIP Code Lookup
  3. ^ Durham, David L. (1998). California's Geographic Names: A Gazetteer of Historic and Modern Names of the State. Quill Driver Books. p. 842. ISBN 1-884995-14-4.