Mendocino County, California

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Mendocino County, California
Images, from top down, left to right: The community of Mendocino, the historic Grace Hudson Sun House, Point Arena Lighthouse, the Chandelier Tree, the "Skunk Train", A beach in MacKerricher State Park
Official seal of Mendocino County, California
Mendocino County's location within California
Mendocino County's location within California
CountryUnited States
RegionCalifornia North Coast
IncorporatedFebruary 18, 1850; 174 years ago (1850-02-18)[1]
Named forCape Mendocino, which was named for Andrés de Urdaneta
County seatUkiah
Largest cityUkiah
 • Total3,878 sq mi (10,040 km2)
 • Land3,506 sq mi (9,080 km2)
 • Water372 sq mi (960 km2)
Highest elevation6,958 ft (2,121 m)
 • Total91,601
 • Density26/sq mi (10/km2)
Time zoneUTC−8 (Pacific Time Zone)
 • Summer (DST)UTC−7 (Pacific Daylight Time)
Area code707

Mendocino County is a county in Northern California. The county seat is in Ukiah.

Towns in Mendocino County include:

References[change | change source]

  1. "Chronology". California State Association of Counties. Archived from the original on 2015-02-06. Retrieved 2015-02-06.
  2. "Anthony Peak". Archived from the original on 2015-05-02. Retrieved 2015-03-26.
  3. "QuickFacts - Mendocino County, California". United States Census Bureau.