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Lakeport, California

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Welcome to Lakeport ...

The city of Lakeport is located in Lake County<1> and is the County Seat for Lake County.

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Lakeport has a population of 5,006 people<2> (see below for details).

Lakeport was incorporated April 30, 1888.

The community of Lakeport is 1,340 feet [408 m] above sea level.<3>.

Time Zone: Lakeport lies in the Pacific Time Zone (PST/PDT) and observes daylight saving time

The area code for Lakeport: (707)

The ZIP code for Lakeport: 95453<4>

Websites for Lakeport ...

Official Website:

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Lakeport had an population of 5,006 people. This is an increase of 5.32% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 3.86% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Lakeport had a population of 4,753 people (which is 7.35% of the total population of Lake County). This makes Lakeport the county's 2nd most populous community.

The population of Lakeport represents 0.01% of the total population of California (which has 37,253,956 people), making it the state's 430th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 4,753 people, the population of Lakeport decreased 1.39% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 4,820 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Lakeport.

Communities Also Named Lakeport ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 13 communities that are also named Lakeport - they are located in Arkansas, Florida, Iowa, Michigan, New Hampshire, New York, Ontario (3), Oregon, South Dakota, Texas and Wisconsin.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Lakeport.

Communities near Lakeport ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Lakeport.

  • Ukiah [Mendocino County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ukiah
    • Ukiah [Mendocino County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the northwest of Lakeport
    • Estimated population in 2019: 15,995 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ukiah
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ukiah<6>
  • Clearlake [Lake County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Clearlake
    • Clearlake [Lake County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the east of Lakeport
    • Estimated population in 2019: 15,267 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Clearlake
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Clearlake<6>
  • Cloverdale [Sonoma County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cloverdale
    • Cloverdale [Sonoma County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the south of Lakeport
    • Estimated population in 2019: 8,656 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cloverdale
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Cloverdale<6>
  • Kelseyville [Lake County]
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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 Lakeport. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Lakeport.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Lakeport. 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 Lakeport.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Lakeport. Our list includes 15 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Lakeport.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Lakeport ...

Looking for more information about Lakeport? 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 Lakeport, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Lakeport.

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of California

About Lake County

About California

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Lakeport:

The official website for Lake County:

The official website for State of California:

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of California's counties, including Lake, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Lakeport.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Lakeport - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a city (such as Lakeport). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Lakeport or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Lakeport) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Lakeport. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Lakeport

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Lakeport. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.0439, Longitude: -122.9152    
<6>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.






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