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Nearby Communities in the 1890s


We largely built the following list with information that came from an Atlas published by Rand McNally in 1895. The Atlas had details such as the population of the community (which appears to have come from the 1890 Census) and whether there was a post office and/or railroad service available. Over time, we will continue to add communities that we find during our research.

If it applies, we indicate whether a community no longer exists and is now historic.<1>

The Rand McNally Atlas shows that Lake City had a population of 122 people in 1895 with a post office and no railroad service.

The following communities are listed based on their distance from Lake City, with the one closest to Lake City listed first.

  • Cedarville
    (8 miles [12.9 km] to the south)
  • Davis Creek
    (10 miles [16.1 km] to the northwest)
  • Fort Bidwell
    (15 miles [24.1 km] to the north)
  • Alturas
    (19 miles [30.6 km] to the southwest)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Alturas
    • Alturas is located in Modoc County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,542 people
    • Former name for Alturas:
    • Dorrisville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Alturas <2>
  • Eagleville
    (23 miles [37 km] to the south)
  • New Pine Creek
    (24 miles [38.6 km] to the north)

The official website for State of California: https://www.ca.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>We use the term 'Historic' broadly and it generally means that the community no longer exists. However, it can also mean that the community might still exist, but was significantly larger or had a more 'official' existence in the past than it does now. Unfortunately our sources of data have proven to be unreliable. If you can provide us with more specific information about Lake City, please let us know so that we can improve our accuracy.
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