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Welcome to Huron ...
When the people of Huron refer to themselves (known as a demonym), they frequently use Huronite<2>
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Huron has a population of 7,102 people<3> (see below for details).
Huron was established in 1888 and was incorporated May 3, 1951.
The community of Huron is 360 feet [110 m] above sea level.<4>.
Time Zone: Huron lies in the Pacific Time Zone (PST/PDT) and observes daylight saving time
Huron is located in the (559) area code.
The ZIP code for Huron: 93234<5>
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Huron had an population of 7,102 people. This is an increase of 5.15% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 12.62% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Huron had a population of 6,754 people. This makes Huron the county's 13th most populous community.
The population of Huron represents 0.02% of the total population of California (which has 37,253,956 people), making it the state's 406th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 6,754 people, the population of Huron increased 7.1% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 6,306 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Huron.
Communities Also Named Huron ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 22 communities that are also named Huron - they are located in Alabama, Arizona, Arkansas, Georgia, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas (2), Louisiana, Michigan (3), Mississippi, Missouri, New York, Ohio, Oregon, Pennsylvania, South Dakota, Tennessee, Texas and Wisconsin.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Huron.
Communities near Huron ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Huron.
To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...
We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.
We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Huron. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Huron.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Huron. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Huron.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Huron. See our Newspapers Page for Huron.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Huron ...
Looking for more information about Huron? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.
In addition to the Tourism page for Huron, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Huron.
Adding Huron to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Huron in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.
In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Huron was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
We also found Huron on a map titled Shell Oil Road Map for California (1956).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Huron on our Genealogy Page.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
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The official website for Fresno County: www.co.fresno.ca.us/
The official website for State of California: https://www.ca.gov/
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This page was last modified: 11 Sep 2022