MADERA, CALIFORNIA
 

1329 Listings

Page: 1 of 3  Section: 1-5 of 14  Place Names: | 10-Hi |
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Population: 123,109     2000 census
Area: 1,368,590 Acres
County Seat: Madera 1893 - present
Date: 1893 From Fresno County

 

Mining Districts
Name Type
   
   
   
Historical Landmarks
Number

Name

Date
1001 California Native American Ceremonial Roundhouse (Thematic) - Wassama Roundhouse  

 

Census Totals

1850 1860 1870 1880
       

 

Territorial History

1893 Created from Fresno County
  Territory from Fresno to Madera (1893)

 

Madera in Spanish means "timber". The county derived its name from the town of Madera, named for the California Lumber Company that built a flume to carry lumber to the railroad there in 1876. 

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