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Sonora Junction
Unincorporated community
Country United States
State California
County Mono County
Elevation 6,919 ft (2,109 m)

Sonora Junction is an unincorporated community in Mono County, eastern California.

Geography

It is located in the eastern Sierra Nevada at an elevation of 6919 feet (2109 m). It is 3 miles (4.8 km) west of Fales Hot Springs,

According to the Mono County's government website, the population of Sonora Junction and area as of 2000 was 217.

History

The Junction House, a stage station, was built by A. Mack at Sonora Junction in the 1860s. A road branched from the main road at the junction, heading up to Sonora Pass. They are the present day U.S. Highway 395, and State Route 108 to the pass


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