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Frenchtown
Country United States
State California
County El Dorado County
Elevation
1,165 ft (355 m)
Population
 (2010)
 • Total 364

Frenchtown (formerly, French Creek) is an unincorporated community in El Dorado County, California. It is located on French Creek 2 miles (3.2 km) south-southeast of Shingle Springs, at an elevation of 1165 feet (355 m).

The place was originally a mining camp set up by French Canadian and French miners.

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