Alpine County

Alpine County, California

99 Waters St
Markleeville, CA 96120
Phone: (530) 694-2281
Fax: (530) 694-2491

In NE CA on Nevada border, E of Sacramento; organized Mar 16, 1864 from Calaveras, Amador, El Dorado, and Mono counties. Name Origin: For the mountainous terrain of the Sierra Nevada

Area (sq mi):: 743.19 (land 738.62; water 4.57) Population per square mile: 1.60
Population 2005: 1,159 State rank: 58 Population change: 2000-20005 -4.10%; 1990-2000 8.50% Population 2000: 1,208 (White 71.80%; Black or African American 0.60%; Hispanic or Latino 7.80%; Asian 0.30%; Other 25.40%). Foreign born: 3.20%. Median age: 39.30
Income 2000: per capita $24,431; median household $41,875; Population below poverty level: 19.50% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $26,401-$28,222
Unemployment (2004): 8.10% Unemployment change (from 2000): -0.90% Median travel time to work: 17.30 minutes Working outside county of residence: 35.60%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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WE CONTINUED TOWARD TRUCKEE via suitable divert fields including Lee Vining (O24), Bridgeport (O57), and Alpine County (M45).
In 2004, when Sacramento divvied up California's share of homeland security funds, it bestowed a whopping $218 per person on tiny Alpine County, but only $8.
To have a pooling arrangement that can meet the needs of an Alpine County and have that go all the way to a Riverside or a San Bernardino, that's a huge stretch," says Riverside's Sessions.
Alpine County, for example, has only 1,262 residents in its isolated location in the Sierra Nevada mountains, between Lake Tahoe and Yosemite National Park.
In Alpine County, the least populated county in California, it's rumored that deer outnumber humans two to one.
Celebrating its broadband expansion efforts via The Connect America Fund, Frontier Communications (NASDAQ:FTR) today hosted ribbon-cutting events in three rural properties in Alpine County, California and Topaz Lake and Douglas County, Nevada.
The highest percentage turnout so far is in Alpine County at 63.
Alarmed over proposals for residential subdivisions, ski area development, and a trans-Sierra power line, Brissenden and his wife, Patty, joined with other concerned Alpine County residents to form Friends of Hope Valley in 1985.
Treated wastewater is pumped 26 miles out of the Tahoe basin into neighboring Alpine County and deposited into a district-owned reservoir before being disposed of through land application by various agricultural interests.
homeland security funds on the tiny, but majestically scenic Alpine County where the lions and tigers and bears outnumber the humans.
Take State 89 southeast 6 miles to Markleeville, Alpine County seat.
Treated wastewater is then pumped 26 miles out of the Tahoe basin into neighboring Alpine County and deposited into a district reservoir.