Central California

Central California

California has two regions with "Central" in their names:
*Central Valley (California)
*Central Coast, California

The southern part of the Central Valley (the San Joaquin Valley) and all of the Central Coast are south of the major Northern California urban areas (San Francisco Bay Area, Sacramento Metropolitan Area) and north of the major Southern California urban area (Greater Los Angeles Area) and the Tehachapi Mountains.The term Central California, informally abbreviated Cen Cal, is not officially defined but is sometimes used in this area, primarily in the San Joaquin Valley. [http://www.californiacv.com/maps.htm]

Wikimedia Foundation. 2010.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • Central, California — Central is an unincorporated community in Yolo County, California. It lies at an elevation of 3 feet (1 m).References*gnis|1655880 …   Wikipedia

  • Central California Women's Facility — Infobox Prison prison name = Central California Women s Facility (CCWF) http://www.cdcr.ca.gov/Visitors/images/aerialShots/CCWF 8x10.jpgAerial View] location = Madera County, California, United States coordinates = coord|37.0935| 120.1528 status …   Wikipedia

  • Central California Traction — Infobox SG rail railroad name=Central California Traction logo filename=CCTlogo.gif logo size= marks=CCT locale=San Joaquin Valley, California start year=1905 end year=present old gauge= hq city=Stockton, CaliforniaThe Central California Traction …   Wikipedia

  • Central California Women's Facility — 37° 05′ 37″ N 120° 09′ 10″ W / 37.0935, 120.1528 …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Central California Ballet Company — The Central California Ballet was the Central Valley s first semi professional dance company. It was created by Diane K. Mosier, also founder of the Lively Arts Foundation, which sponsors the CCB. Members of the company, consist mainly of… …   Wikipedia

  • Central California Valley Hydra — The Central California Valley Hydra were an American soccer team that played in Stockton, California.They joined the USISL in 1994 and moved to the USISL Pro League in 1995. They folded after the 1996 season.Year by year …   Wikipedia

  • Children's Hospital Central California — This article is about Children s Hospital Central California. For other similarly named hospitals, see Children s Hospital (disambiguation). Children s Hospital Central California is a 338 bed pediatric hospital located on the San Joaquin River… …   Wikipedia

  • U.S. Route 99W (central California) — U.S. Route 99W was a short lived alternate of U.S. Route 99 in the Central Valley of California, United States, running from north of Manteca via French Camp to Stockton. At the same time, from roughly 1929 to 1933, [ [http://www.us… …   Wikipedia

  • California Aqueduct — Official name Governor Edmund G. Brown California Aqueduct Begins Clifton Court Forebay, Contra Costa County …   Wikipedia

  • California vole — Conservation status …   Wikipedia

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”

We are using cookies for the best presentation of our site. Continuing to use this site, you agree with this.