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Located in: Tuolumne County (see below)

Time Zone: High Sierra Park lies in the Pacific Time Zone (PST/PDT)

Telephone Area Code: (209)

Elevation: 4,650 feet [1,417.32 m] above sea level<1>

Websites for High Sierra Park

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GPS Coordinates (Latitude/Longitude)<2>

For the purpose of mapping and calculating distances, we have chosen a reference point within High Sierra Park. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 38.0819, Longitude: -120.1474     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for High Sierra Park have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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Lat:   38° 4' 54"
Lon:   -120° 8' 50"

Name of USGS Topo Map:<3>   Twain Harte

Federal GNIS/FIPS Codes for High Sierra Park

GNIS ID:   276164
FIPS State / Place Code:   None

(For more about Federal Codes, see our Misc Page for High Sierra Park)

About Tuolumne County

The community of Sonora is the County Seat for Tuolumne County.

From the 2010 US Census     (For more detail, see our Census Page for Tuolumne)


2016:<4>     53,804   (2.82% decrease since 2010)  
2010:     55,365   (1.59% increase since 2000)
2000:     54,501

Total Area:<5>   2,274 sq. miles [5,890.7 km²]   - of which 2.35% is water (53.5 sq. miles [138.7 km²])

Housing Units:<6>   31,244

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Federal GNIS/FIPS Codes for Tuolumne

GNIS ID:   277319
FIPS State / County Code:   None

(For more about Federal Codes, see our Misc Page for High Sierra Park)

About California

From the US Census


2016:     39,250,017   (5.36% increase since 2010)  
2010:     37,253,956   (9.99% increase since 2000)
2000:     33,871,648

Websites for State of California

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Federal GNIS/FIPS Codes for State of California

GNIS ID:   1779778
FIPS State:   06

(For more about Federal Codes, see our Misc Page for High Sierra Park)

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Footnotes ...

<1>The elevation is an estimate for the area around High Sierra Park - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<2>The longitude & latitude values may not be the geographic center of High Sierra Park, rather it may be a prominent intersection or the center of population, etc. It will vary depending on the source.

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<3>The USGS 7.5 Minute topographic map which includes High Sierra Park.

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<4>Every year, the US Census Bureau creates a population estimate for the preceeding year. Keep in mind that this value is an estimate and not an actual count. The most recent Census estimate is for the year 2016.

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<5>The area value has been supplied by the US Census Bureau and it can be different than the geographic boundaries of High Sierra Park. The value given by the Census Bureau reflects their statistical (or sampling) requirements. For example, if there is a cluster of people living just outside of the community's official boundary, the Census-defined area might be expanded to include that group.

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<6>A Housing Unit is a broad term for those places where people live (whether occupied or temporarily vacant), such as a house, an apartment, a mobile home, or an area that is considered as a separate living quarter. Separate living quarters (consisting of one or more rooms) are considered to be those places where people live, sleep and eat separately from others and that have access to the outside (either directly or by a shared hallway).

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