Siskiyou County

Siskiyou County, California

201 4th St
Yreka, CA 96097
Phone: (530) 842-8005
Fax: (530) 842-8013

In N central CA on OR border; organized Mar 22, 1852 from Klamath and Shasta counties, and in 1874 annexed part of Klamath County. Site of Mt. Shasta, 14,162 ft. Name Origin: Possibly Chinook from Cree for 'bob-tailed horse,' or French six cailloux 'six boulders.'

Area (sq mi):: 6347.46 (land 6286.78; water 60.68) Population per square mile: 7.20
Population 2005: 45,259 State rank: 45 Population change: 2000-20005 2.20%; 1990-2000 1.80% Population 2000: 44,301 (White 83.30%; Black or African American 1.30%; Hispanic or Latino 7.60%; Asian 1.20%; Other 10.40%). Foreign born: 5.40%. Median age: 43.00
Income 2000: per capita $17,570; median household $29,530; Population below poverty level: 18.60% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $22,315-$23,807
Unemployment (2004): 9.30% Unemployment change (from 2000): -0.10% Median travel time to work: 18.20 minutes Working outside county of residence: 6.20%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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Demian Bigelow , CEO of ZADATS, stated "In Siskiyou County, California we are deploying DS2 allowing all county law enforcement agencies to participate in data sharing.
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The fires were burning roughly 13 kilometers apart in dry timber in the Klamath National Forest in Siskiyou County near the community of Etna.
The long-imagined state of Jefferson gained a new chapter in its rich history Tuesday when the Siskiyou County Board of Supervisors voted 4-1 to join with neighboring counties in seceding from California and Oregon.
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Jacie Leary of Etna was appointed to represent Siskiyou County on the four-county board of directors of the Superior California Economic Development District .
Deputies Louis Mero, Monty Cervelli, and Dennis Ford of the Siskiyou County, California, Sheriffs Department responded to a fire at an apartment complex.
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COEUR D'ALENE, Idaho, March 6, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Tintic Standard Gold Mines (OTC: TNTC) is pleased to announce that it has executed long term mining leases on the Lexington Silver Mine located in Cascade County near Niehart, Montana and the Grey Eagle Copper/Gold Mine is located in Siskiyou County near Happy Camp, California
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