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Nevada City, California
Welcome to Nevada City ...
From the Census Estimates for 2017, Nevada City has a population of 3,136 people<1> (see below for details).
Nevada City was incorporated April 19, 1856.
The community of Nevada City is 2,520 feet [768 m] above sea level.<2> In other words, the altitude of Nevada City is about ½ mile above sea level.
Time Zone: Nevada City lies in the Pacific Time Zone (PST/PDT) and observes daylight saving time
Nevada City is within the (530) area code.
The ZIP code for Nevada City: 95959<3>
Population Details ...
At the time of the 2010 Census, Nevada City had a population of 3,068 people. This makes Nevada City the county's 3rd most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 3,068 people, the population of Nevada City increased 2.23% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 3,001 people).
Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Nevada City had an population of 3,136 people. This is an increase of 2.22% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 4.5% since the 2000 Census).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Nevada City.
Communities near Nevada City ...
A sample of nearby communities can be found below.
Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Nevada City and not the distance as if you drove.<4>.
To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Nevada City.
Communities Also Named Nevada City ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 4 communities that are also named Nevada City - they are located in Kansas, Montana and Nevada (2).
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Nevada City.
See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...
We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.
These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Nevada City:
Websites for Nevada City ...
Official Website: www.nevadacityca.gov/
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Nevada City ...
Looking for more information about Nevada City? 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 Nevada City, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Nevada City.
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Off-the-Road Links ...
The official website for Nevada City: www.nevadacityca.gov/
The official website for Nevada County: www.new.mynevadacounty.com/
The official website for State of California: https://www.ca.gov/
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This page was last modified: 20 Feb 2019