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Welcome to Wheatland ...

The city of Wheatland is located in Yuba County<1>.

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Wheatland has a population of 3,654 people<2> (see below for details).

Wheatland was established in 1866 and was incorporated April 23, 1874.

The community of Wheatland is 70 feet [21 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Wheatland is located in the (530) area code.

The ZIP code for Wheatland: 95692<4>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Wheatland had an population of 3,654 people. This is an increase of 5.73% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 60.62% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Wheatland had a population of 3,456 people. This makes Wheatland the county's 2nd most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 3,456 people, the population of Wheatland increased 51.91% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 2,275 people).

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

Adding Wheatland to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Wheatland 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 Wheatland was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Wheatland on our Genealogy Page.

Communities Also Named Wheatland ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 28 communities that are also named Wheatland - they are located in Colorado, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas (3), Manitoba, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, New Jersey, New Mexico, North Dakota, Ohio, Oklahoma, Oregon, Pennsylvania (2), Quebec, Texas (4), Virginia, West Virginia, Wisconsin and Wyoming.

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

Communities near Wheatland ...

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

  • Roseville [Placer County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Roseville
    • Roseville [Placer County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the southeast of Wheatland
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 144,725 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Roseville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Roseville<6>
  • Rocklin [Placer County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Rocklin
    • Rocklin [Placer County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the southeast of Wheatland
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 70,159 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rocklin
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Rocklin<6>
  • Yuba City [Sutter County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Yuba City
    • Yuba City [Sutter County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the northwest of Wheatland
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 66,444 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Yuba City
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Yuba City<6>
  • Lincoln [Placer County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lincoln
    • Lincoln [Placer County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the southeast of Wheatland
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 48,996 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lincoln
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lincoln<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Marysville [Yuba County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Marysville
      • Marysville [Yuba County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the northwest of Wheatland
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 12,594 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Marysville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Marysville<6>
    • Loomis [Placer County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Loomis
      • Loomis [Placer County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the southeast of Wheatland
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 6,844 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Loomis
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Loomis<6>
    • Ostrom [Yuba County] - Historic
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ostrom
      • Ostrom [Yuba County] was located 6 miles [9.7 km]<5> to the northwest of Wheatland
    • Rio Oso [Sutter County]
    • Olivehurst [Yuba County]
    • Plumas Landing [Yuba County] - Historic
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Plumas Landing
      • Plumas Landing [Yuba County] was located 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the west of Wheatland

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 Wheatland. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Wheatland.

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

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Wheatland. Our list includes 7 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Wheatland.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Wheatland ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of California

About Yuba County

About California

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Wheatland. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for Yuba County: www.co.yuba.ca.us/

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

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of California's counties, including Yuba, 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 Wheatland.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Wheatland - 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 Wheatland). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Wheatland 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' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Wheatland) to Point B.If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Wheatland. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from WheatlandOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Wheatland. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.0117, Longitude: -121.4259    
<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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