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Keddie
Location in Plumas County and the state of California
Location in Plumas County and the state of California
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Coordinates: 40°0′21″N 120°57′25″W / 40.00583°N 120.95694°W / 40.00583; -120.95694Coordinates: 40°0′21″N 120°57′25″W / 40.00583°N 120.95694°W / 40.00583; -120.95694
Country  United States
State  California
County Plumas
Area
 • Total 0.645 sq mi (1.671 km2)
 • Land 0.645 sq mi (1.671 km2)
 • Water 0 sq mi (0 km2)  0%
Elevation
3,264 ft (995 m)
Population
 (2010)
 • Total 66
 • Density 102.3/sq mi (39.50/km2)
Time zone UTC-8 (Pacific (PST))
 • Summer (DST) UTC-7 (PDT)
ZIP code
95952
Area code(s) 530
FIPS code 06-37904
GNIS feature ID 1656106

Keddie is a census-designated place in Plumas County, California, United States. The population was 66 at the 2010 census.

Geography

Keddie is located at 40°0′21″N 120°57′25″W / 40.00583°N 120.95694°W / 40.00583; -120.95694 (40.005901, -120.956899).

According to the United States Census Bureau, the CDP has a total area of 0.6 square miles (1.6 km2), all of it land.

Keddie is the location of the Keddie Wye, a railway cut through the mountains.

History

A post office called Keddie was established in 1910, and remained in operation until 1966. The community's name honors Arthur W. Keddie, a railroad surveyor.

Demographics

Historical population
Census Pop.
U.S. Decennial Census

2010

The 2010 United States Census reported that the CDP had a population of 66. The population density was 102.3 people per square mile (39.5/km2). There were 65 housing units at an average density of 100.7 per square mile (38.9/km2). The racial makeup of the CDP was 93.9% White, 3.0% African American, and 3.0% from two or more races. 0.0% of the population was Hispanic or Latino of any race.

The Census reported that 100% of the population lived in households.

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