Nevada County Map, California

Map of Nevada County - Nevada County is a county located in the U.S. state of California. Nevada County Map showing cities, highways, important places and water bodies. Get Where is Nevada County located in the map, major cities in Nevada county, population, areas, and places of interest.

Nevada County Map, California

Map of Nevada County, California

About Nevada County Map, California: The map showing the county boundary, county seat, major cities, highways, water bodies and neighbouring counties.

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  • About Nevada County, California

    Nevada County is a county located in the U.S. state of California. It's county seat is Nevada City. As per 2020 census, the population of Nevada County is 103487 people and population density is square miles. According to the United States Census Bureau, the county has a total area of 958 sq mi (2,481 km2). Nevada County was established on 1851.

    Nevada County is known for its beautiful natural scenery, which includes forests, lakes, rivers, and mountains. The county is home to several popular outdoor recreation areas, such as the Tahoe National Forest, the South Yuba River State Park, and the Donner Memorial State Park. These areas offer a wide range of activities, including hiking, camping, fishing, and skiing.

    The county has a rich history, dating back to the Gold Rush era of the mid-1800s. Many of the towns in the county, such as Grass Valley and Nevada City, were founded during this time and still retain much of their historic charm. The county is also home to several museums and historic sites, including the Nevada County Narrow Gauge Railroad Museum and the Empire Mine State Historic Park.

    In addition to its natural beauty and rich history, Nevada County is known for its vibrant arts and culture scene. The county is home to many art galleries, theaters, and music venues, and hosts several festivals and events throughout the year, such as the Nevada City Film Festival and the WorldFest music festival.

    Nevada County Facts

    County InfoFacts
    CountyNevada County
    County SeatNevada City
    StateCalifornia
    CountryUnited States
    FIPS code57
    Established1851
    Area958 sq mi (2,481 km2)
    Population103487
    Density
    Formed / OriginYuba

    Ctities and Towns in Nevada County

    City NameTypePopulation (2020)Pop. DensityAreaIncorporated
    Grass ValleyCity14,0162,669.7/sq mi (1,030.8/km2)5.25 sq mi (13.6 km2)March 13, 1893
    Nevada CityCity3,1521,439.3/sq mi (555.7/km2)2.19 sq mi (5.7 km2)April 19, 1856
    TruckeeTown16,729517.4/sq mi (199.8/km2)32.33 sq mi (83.7 km2)March 23, 1993

    Places to Visit in Nevada County

    Top places to visit in Nevada includes Malakoff Diggins State Historic, Lake Tahoe, Boreal Mountain California, South Yuba River State Park, Empire Mine State Historic, Crystal Hermitage, Donner Ski Ranch, Tahoe Donner Downhill Ski, Donner Memorial State Park, West End Beach, Western Gateway Park, Bridgeport Covered Bridge, Soda Springs Mountain Resort, Sand Harbor, Donner Summit Bridge, Old Greenwood Golf Course, Coyote Moon Golf Course.

    Highways in Nevada County

    Interstate 80, State Route 20, State Route 49, State Route 89, State Route 174.

    Nearest Airports

    Nearest airport of Nevada is Sacramento (SMF) Airport.