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Saco
Unincorporated community
Country United States
State California
County Kern County
Elevation 453 ft (138 m)

Saco (formerly, Jewetta) is an unincorporated community in Kern County, California. It is located on the Southern Pacific Railroad 7 miles (11 km) northwest of Bakersfield, at an elevation of 453 feet (138 m).

The Jewetta post office operated from 1893 to 1903, with a closure during 1896 to 1898. The name Jewetta honors Solomon and Philo D. Jewett, pioneers.


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