Mendocino County, California

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Mendocino County, California
County of Mendocino
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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
Nickname(s): "Mendo"
Location in the state of California
Location in the state of California
California's location in the United States
California's location in the United States
Country  United States
State  California
Region California North Coast
Incorporated February 18, 1850[1]
Named for Cape Mendocino, which was named for Andrés de Urdaneta
County seat Ukiah
Largest city Ukiah
 • Body Mendocino County Board of Supervisors
 • Total 3,878 sq mi (10,040 km2)
 • Land 3,506 sq mi (9,080 km2)
 • Water 372 sq mi (960 km2)
Highest elevation[2] 6,958 ft (2,121 m)
Population (April 1, 2010)[3]
 • Total 87,841
 • Estimate (2016) 87,628
 • Density 23/sq mi (8.7/km2)
Time zone Pacific Time Zone (UTC-8)
 • Summer (DST) Pacific Daylight Time (UTC-7)
Area code 707

Mendocino County is a county in Northern California. The county seat is in Ukiah. In 2000,

Towns in Mendocino County include:

References[change | change source]

  1. "Chronology". California State Association of Counties. Retrieved February 6, 2015.
  2. "Anthony Peak". Retrieved March 26, 2015.
  3. "American Fact Finder - Results". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved April 4, 2016.