Del Norte County

Del Norte County, California

981 H St Suite 200
Crescent City, CA 95531
Phone: (707) 464-7204
Fax: (707) 464-1165

In NW corner of CA; organized Mar 2, 1857 from Klamath County. Name Origin: Spanish 'of the North,' for the county's position in the state

Area (sq mi):: 1229.75 (land 1007.81; water 221.94) Population per square mile: 28.50
Population 2005: 28,705 State rank: 48 Population change: 2000-20005 4.40%; 1990-2000 17.30% Population 2000: 27,507 (White 70.10%; Black or African American 4.30%; Hispanic or Latino 13.90%; Asian 2.30%; Other 14.50%). Foreign born: 5.70%. Median age: 36.40
Income 2000: per capita $14,573; median household $29,642; Population below poverty level: 20.20% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $18,024-$18,893
Unemployment (2004): 8.10% Unemployment change (from 2000): -0.60% Median travel time to work: 14.80 minutes Working outside county of residence: 5.90%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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Del Norte County opened its new airport terminal in February 2019.
The group of trees, called the "Grove of Titans," is located within Jedediah Smith Redwoods State Park in Del Norte County California.
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Gabe will be responsible for New School Bus Sales in California's Northwest Territory, which ranges from Monterey to Del Norte County. His responsibilities include serving current and new school district customers while growing sales of new school buses in Northern California market.
''We have 11 counties up here that share one state senator,'' compared to 20 for the greater Los Angeles area and 10 for the San Francisco Bay Area, said Aaron Funk of Crescent City, a coastal town in Del Norte County near the Oregon border.
The Del Norte County, Calif., pilot project allowed co-collection of rechargeable and alkaline batteries.
At 3 percent, Curry County's tax would be less than half the 7.25 sales tax levied in California's neighboring Del Norte County, which means retailers in Brookings would still have an advantage over competitors in Crescent City.
The paper and its predecessor titles have published in Del Norte County since 1879.
The paper quoted Del Norte County sheriff's spokesman, Bill Stevens, as saying that most of the boats in the harbour were removed as the waves approached, but the 35 that remained were buffeted against each other and some sank under the impact of the water.
In Crescent City, county seat of Del Norte County, tsunami warnings have been sounded all morning.
Del Norte County, California, is home to one of the state's most botanically diverse regions.