Old Town, Kern County, California facts for kids

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Old Town
Unincorporated community
Location in California
Country United States
State California
County Kern County
Elevation 3,829 ft (1,167 m)

Old Town (formerly, Williamsburg) is an unincorporated community in Kern County, California. It is located 3 miles (4.8 km) west-northwest of Tehachapi, at an elevation of 3829 feet (1167 m).

The name Williamsburg honored James E. Williams, a businessman. A post office operated at Old Town from 1877 (being transferred from Tehichipa) to 1885.

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