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Del Norte County Statistics

According to the 2000 census, the county has a total area of 1,229.75 square miles , of which 1,007.81 square miles is.

About Del Norte County, CA

Del Norte County is a county located at the far northwest corner of the U.S. state of California on the Pacific adjacent to the Oregon border. As of the 2010 census , it had a population of 28,610. The county seat is Crescent City , the county's only incorporated city. Del Norte is the abbreviated Spanish nickname for "the land of the north" . Despite its Spanish etymology , official pronunciation of the name is to drop the trailing "e" and simply say "Del Nort." The rural county is notable for forests containing giant Coast Redwoods , with some attaining heights over 350 feet . This northernmost county on the California coast also has scores of unique plants and flowers, dozens of species of coastal birds and fish, rocky primitive beaches and sea stacks, pristine rivers, and historic lighthouses. Del Norte is also known among Bigfoot enthusiasts as the location of the famous Patterson-Gimlin film , as well as being the location of some of the forest scenes used in Star Wars: Return of the Jedi .

The area that is now known as Del Norte was and still is inhabited by the Yurok and Tolowa Nations of indigenous peoples. The first European American to explore this land was pioneer Jedediah Smith in the mid-19th century. He was the first European American to reach the area overland on foot...

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