- Carlotta, California
Carlotta is an unincorporated small
townlocated in Humboldt County, California. Carlotta is about convert|11|mi|km east of US Route 101on California State Route 36. Official estimates indicate that Carlotta's population is about 300 people. The town is quiet and mostly made up of pastures and forests along the Van Duzen Rivervalley. The main access point to the federally preserved Headwaters Forestis found in Carlotta. The town enjoys wonderful weather, except for occasional winter storms and high wind gusts. It's an area that is isolated from urban California and has experienced little, if any, growth. The nearest airport is the Fortuna airport, about convert|7|mi|km away. Carlotta is about convert|35|mi|km away from the Humboldt county seat, Eureka, California.
Carlotta was once home to the famed Carlotta Hotel, notable for the fact that it burned down two times. After burning down for the second time in 1996, the owners decided not to rebuild.
The ZIP Code is 95528. The community is inside
area code 707.
Carlotta in the media
The 1952 movie "Big Trees" starring
Kirk Douglaswas filmed in Carlotta. Other notable movies filmed in and around Carlotta include "Outbreak" (1995) staring Dustin Hoffmanand "" (1983).
In the state legislature Carlotta is located in the 2nd Senate District, represented by Democrat
Pat Wiggins, and in the 1st Assembly District, represented by Democrat Patty Berg. Federally, Carlotta is located in California's 1st congressional district.
Wikimedia Foundation. 2010.
Look at other dictionaries:
Carlotta crime family — The Carlotta crime family is a fictional American Mafia syndicate that has an important role in the 2007 movie Smokin Aces .In the movie it is portraited as one of the most powerful organized crime families in the US. Despite their power is… … Wikipedia
National Register of Historic Places listings in Humboldt County, California — Map of all coordinates from Google Map of all coordinates from Bing … Wikipedia
Hurricane Carlotta (2000) — Infobox Hurricane Name=Hurricane Carlotta Type=Hurricane Year=2000 Basin=EPac Image location=Hurricane Carlotta 2000.jpg Formed=June 18, 2000 Dissipated=June 25, 2000 1 min winds=135 Pressure=932 Da Inflated= Fatalities=18 direct Areas=Mexico… … Wikipedia
Humboldt County, California — County of Humboldt County Seal … Wikipedia
List of Registered Historic Places in Humboldt County, California — List of Registered Historic Places in Humboldt County, California: California NRHP date for lists * Arcata ** Hotel Arcata ** Jacoby Building ** Phillips House ** Pythian Castle ** Schorlig House ** Stone House ** Whaley House * Bayside ** Old… … Wikipedia
Eureka, California — For detail on historic use of the Greek exclamation Eureka! , see Eureka (word). City of Eureka City … Wikipedia
Arcata, California — City of Arcata City Arcata Plaza on Farmers Market Day … Wikipedia
Ferndale, California — City of Ferndale City Main Street in Ferndale … Wikipedia
Trinidad, California — City of Trinidad City Trinidad, California … Wikipedia
Fortuna, California — For the former town with this name in Fresno County, see Fargo, California. City of Fortuna City … Wikipedia