Cave City, California facts for kids

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Coordinates: 38°12′09″N 120°30′31″W / 38.2025°N 120.50861°W / 38.2025; -120.50861

Cave City
Unincorporated community
Country United States
State California
County Calaveras County
Elevation 1,621 ft (494 m)

Cave City is an unincorporated community in Calaveras County, California. It lies at an elevation of 1,617 feet (493 m) and is located at 38°12′09″N 120°30′31″W / 38.2025°N 120.50861°W / 38.2025; -120.50861. The community is in ZIP code 95222 and area code 209.

Like most communities in Calaveras County, Cave City began as a mining town. However, its only claim to fame today is that it is the location of the California Caverns, the most extensive system of caverns and passageways in the area.


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