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  El Dorado County, California - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
El Dorado County is a county located in the Gold Country of the U.S. state of California, in the Sierra Nevada.
The county derives its name from "El Dorado" -- the far-famed fabulous region of genial clime and never-fading verdure, where gold and precious stones are as common as rocks and pebbles, where wines gently flow from fountains.
In the county the population is spread out with 26.10% under the age of 18, 6.80% from 18 to 24, 27.80% from 25 to 44, 26.90% from 45 to 64, and 12.40% who are 65 years of age or older.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/El_Dorado_County,_California   (575 words)

  
 El Dorado County, California   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
El Dorado County is a county located in the Gold Country of California, in the Sierra Nevada.
According to the U.S. Census Bureau, the county has a total area of 4,631 km²; (1,788 mi²;).
The county is also home to the Heavenly Ski Resort.
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 El Dorado County, California - FreeEncyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
El Dorado County is a county located in the Mother Lode[?] country of California, in the Sierra Nevada Mountains.
As of the census of 2000, there are 156,299 people, 58,939 households, and 43,025 families residing in the county.
The racial makeup of the county is 89.71% White, 0.52% African American, 1.00% Native American, 2.13% Asian, 0.13% Pacific Islander, 3.55% from other races, and 2.96% from two or more races.
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 El Dorado County, California   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
Population in California is expected to double in the next 30-40 years from 33 million to over 60 million.
Along with this increase is a shift in rate of growth away from the dense coastal areas to the sparsely populated areas of the interior.
We investigated the ramifications of this population increase in El Dorado County.
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 Welcome to El Dorado County
The El Dorado Water and Power Authority and the Sacramento Municipal Utility District have reached a Cooperation Agreement on the relicensing of the Upper American River Project.
The El Dorado and Alpine Counties Crop Report has been posted by the Agriculture Department.
El Dorado Hills Incorporation Project information may be found on the LAFCO website.
www.co.el-dorado.ca.us   (213 words)

  
 El Dorado County Placerville, California (Counties)
The county seat of El Dorado County, California, is Placerville.
The county population on July 1, 1999, was 161,358, an increase of 35,363 over the 1990 census.
The center of the Western Slope of El Dorado County is Placerville, the seat of government for the...
www.ohwy.com /ca/y/y06017.htm   (270 words)

  
 El Dorado County Pioneer Cemeteries Commission - Home Page
In El Dorado County, alone, it is estimated that some five to ten thousand people died between 1848 and 1900 whose graves within the historic cemeteries cannot be found either by record document or by graves marked in the cemeteries.
With residential and commercial development at an all time increase in El Dorado County, we have documented the wholesale destruction and desecration of our historic cemeteries that appears to match the new rush of humanity now emigrating to this once rural county.
They were Amador County Pioneers who are buried in unmarked graves in the Plymouth City Cemetery, Amador County, California.
www.usgennet.org /usa/ca/county/eldorado1   (736 words)

  
 El Dorado County Chamber of Commerce
Our county remains a land that is rich in opportunity and continues to prosper in its people.
Many businesses and individuals have joined together to form our Chamber of Commerce; we are devoted to preserving the quality of life in El Dorado County by advocating and promoting a strong, healthy and diverse business community.
The mission of the Chamber is to advocate and promote a strong, healthy and diverse business community to preserve the quality of life in El Dorado County.
www.eldoradocounty.org   (237 words)

  
 September 24, 1998 - Management and control of Gold Rush "pioneer" cemetery. - Opinion No. 98-503 California Department ...   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
We conclude generally that Gold Rush "pioneer" cemeteries are under the management of a county and that members of the public may visit the cemeteries subject to reasonable regulations adopted by the county board of supervisors.
In addressing the management responsibilities of a county with respect to historic "pioneer" cemeteries, we are asked to examine specifically a number of statutory schemes adopted by the Legislature since California became a state in 1850.
A county determination to sell or abandon a cemetery would be subject to judicial scrutiny if challenged as a violation of the terms of the public trust under which it was held.
www.caag.state.ca.us /opinions/published/98-503.htm   (2095 words)

  
 El Dorado Hills Real Estate - Homes for Sale in El Dorado County California El Dorado Hills Realtor A Top Realtor
El Dorado Hills, located off of U.S. Highway 50 just east of the plains of Sacramento and toward California’s historic Gold country, lies in the foothills of the Sierra Nevada mountain range.
El Dorado Hills has become one of Central California’s most prestigious residing communities as a result of careful planning, wonderful views of both the Sierra Nevada Mountains and the Sacramento Valley, and recreational opportunities at nearby Folsom Lake.
If you are looking for California listings, home buying, homes and condos and townhomes, newer or older residential homes for sale in El Dorado Hills, or other surrounding areas in El Dorado County, California, A Top Realtor can help you out.
www.eldoradohillsrealestate.org   (524 words)

  
 Rescue Real Estate, Rescue Homes for Sale in El Dorado County Rescue California Realtor A Top Realtor
Rescue, located in El Dorado County just 30 miles east of Sacramento, invites you to explore in and around, across the granite peaks of the high Sierra and on to the pristine beauty of Lake Tahoe.
On the western border of El Dorado County is Folsom Lake, rolling foothills, and Sacramento County.
If you are looking for California listings, home buying, homes and condos and townhomes, newer or older residential homes for sale in Rescue, or other surrounding areas in El Dorado County, California, A Top Realtor can help you out.
www.rescuerealestate.net   (626 words)

  
 SAGE Real Estate - El Dorado County, California   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
SAGE Real Estate is located in the Sierra Nevada foothill area of Placerville, El Dorado County, California, on Highway 50 between Sacramento and South Lake Tahoe.
Placerville is the county seat of El Dorado County, a colorful county of many terrains, including oak studded rolling foothills, pine and cedar forests, and the crystal clear waters of Lake Tahoe.
South El Dorado County is gaining fame as an excellent area for vineyards and family ranches.
www.cmna.net /sage   (244 words)

  
 El Dorado County California Real Estate and Homes for Sale in Cameron Park, El Dorado Hills, Pollock Pines and ...
El Dorado County, California is beautifully located along the foothills above the Sacramento Valley through rugged mountains to Lake Tahoe, the "Golden County" of California.
El Dorado County has retained much of its small town quality of life.
Live in El Dorado County above the fog, smog, and congestion and below the snow about 1,200 - 1,400 feet elevation (Camino and Pollock Pines are 2,000 - 4000 feet - some snow).
www.realestateeldoradoco.com   (456 words)

  
 El Dorado Hills Community Services District
The El Dorado Hills Community Services District (EDHCSD) is the community’s provider of public parks and recreation services and facilities, CC&R, design review approval and enforcement, cable television and waste/recycling collection.
As a local special district, the EDHCSD has a locally elected board of directors, employs professional management and staff, and offers a broad range of services and facilities to the El Dorado Hills community.
District offices are conveniently located on El Dorado Hills Boulevard and Harvard Way (here’s a map).
www.edhcsd.org   (255 words)

  
 Placerville Real Estate - Homes for Sale in El Dorado County California Placerville Realtor A Top Realtor
In addition, Placerville is El Dorado county's center of financial, commercial, civic, and Government activity.
Placerville's history was once a gold-town and began it's population with a "rush for gold" to California in the 1840's.
If you are looking for California listings, home buying, homes and condos and townhomes, newer or older residential homes for sale in Placerville, or other surrounding areas in El Dorado County, California, A Top Realtor can help you out.
www.placervillerealestate.net   (555 words)

  
 El Dorado County History from 1883 - name index & genealogy
The El Dorado County courthouse was destroyed by fire in 1910.
Historical references to pioneers coming here during the Gold Rush can only be found in historical books or on pioneer cemetery grave markers of the time.
This is believed to be the first online genealogical reference to the settlers of that era in California.
www.westernlivingcenter.com /history/nameindex.htm   (190 words)

  
 El dorado - El Dorado Bonsai
The El Dorado County Library is located in Northern California in the Gold Country.
El Dorado Hills Chamber of Commerce site focuses on business information for El Dorado Hills and local community information and issues.
El Dorado (Spanish for "the gilded one"), a legend that began with the story of a But at the same time, they began to hear stories of El Dorado from
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 Places to Go
Lake Tahoe and 10,000 foot mountain peaks are on the eastern border that we share with the State of Nevada.
El Dorado County is just 30 miles east of Sacramento, California's State Capitol and only 40 miles west of Carson City, Nevada's State Capitol.
The City of Placerville owns and operates Gold Bug Mine, the only gold mine in California that is open to visitors.
www.eldoradocounty.org /visitor.html   (511 words)

  
 Alpine County, California, Home Page   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
Scenic Alpine County, California lies along the crest of the central Sierra Nevada, south of Lake Tahoe and north of Yosemite.
El Dorado, Amador, Calaveras, Tuolumne, and Mono counties in California, and Douglas County, Nevada border Alpine County.
Alpine County boasts the smallest population of all counties in California (about 1200 people in 1996).
www.co.alpine.ca.us   (267 words)

  
 El Dorado County Cemeteries
Studies have shown at over 25 cemeteries in this county that only one-third (1/3) of the graves are marked.
There are over 100 cemeteries in El Dorado County.
Thanks to Valerie Keating I have access to all of her 17 year research on the cemeteries and I am doing this with her permission.
www.cagenweb.com /eldorado/cemeteries/cemeteries.htm   (271 words)

  
 El Dorado Hills Chamber of Commerce -- El Dorado Hills, California
Traveling East on U.S. Highway 50 from the Sacramento Valley toward the Sierra Nevada Mountains, the golden foothills begin at the El Dorado County Line.
It is here that the community of El Dorado Hills is located (see map).
Situated halfway between the San Francisco Bay Area and the scenic Lake Tahoe Basin, El Dorado Hills is one of Northern California's most prestigious residential addresses.
www.eldoradohillschamber.com   (138 words)

  
 The Georgetown Airport - El Dorado County - Northern California
Will any FBO be able to survive the longstanding lack of County cooperation regarding the particular dynamics of the Georgetown Airport and Georgetown community.
The El Dorado County Supervisors vote in closed session not to renew the Airport lease to Skyways, owned and operated by Steve and Trish Cimmarusti.
County applies payment to disputed amounts due from previous 1997 lease holder Josef Treiber* and demands outstanding lease payments for year 2002.
www.georgetownairport.com   (734 words)

  
 North South Road Motorcycle Ride, El Dorado County, California
And the only one that was remotely accurate was the county level map, and it made no indication as to whether this was even paved.
El Dorado County, CA I was once asked if there were any good backroad loops from Sacramento.
From Sacramento, base your ride from El Dorado Hills at the Latrobe Road exit just east of Folsom.
www.pashnit.com /roads/cal/NorthSouthRd.htm   (2101 words)

  
 Gold Panning | Prospecting in El Dorado County California
If you are new to gold panning, the Auburn State Recreational Area may be the best place to "get your feet wet" although it is a good idea to go with someone who knows the ropes no matter where you begin your panning experience.
You can expect the middle fork of the Consumnes River in the Southwest corner of El Dorado County (east of Nashville) to occasionally produce small bb sized gold nuggets for you.
Near Pollock Pines (East of Placerville) in El Dorado County on the Hoppie River.
www.2getgold.com /prospecting/eldoradocounty.htm   (509 words)

  
 Pollock Pines Real Estate - Camino Real Estate - Homes for Sale in El Dorado County California Pollock Pines Realtor A ...
High-school students in both the areas attend El Dorado High School in Placerville, as part of the El Dorado Union School District.
The South Fork of the American River and the El Dorado National Forest are nearby and offer magnificent scenic beauty.
If you are looking for California listings, home buying, homes and condos and townhomes, newer or older residential homes for sale in Pollock Pines, or other surrounding areas in El Dorado County, California, A Top Realtor can help you out.
www.pollockpinesrealestate.net   (583 words)

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