Lone Star, Fresno County, California facts for kids

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Coordinates: 36°42′02″N 119°40′52″W / 36.70056°N 119.68111°W / 36.70056; -119.68111

Lone Star
Unincorporated community
Country United States
State California
County Fresno County
Elevation 318 ft (97 m)

Lone Star (formerly, Lonestar) is an unincorporated community in Fresno County, California. It is located on the Atchison, Topeka and Santa Fe Railroad 3.25 miles (5 km) east-northeast of Malaga, at an elevation of 318 feet (97 m).

The Lonestar post office operated from 1891 to 1895 and from 1900 to 1910. The place was named by the first settlers after their former home state, Texas (the Lone Star State).

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