Butte County Map

Below is County Map of Butte in California showing the boundaries, roads, highways, towns and much more.

Map of Butte County, California

Butte County Map
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Butte County is located in the upper portion of the Central Valley in Northern California. Spread over an area of 1,677 square miles, the county is widely known as the "Land of Natural Wealth and Beauty." Oroville is the county seat. Nicknamed "City of Trees," Chico is the most populous city in the county.

Oroville Dam, an earth-fill embankment structure on the Feather River, is the tallest dam in the United States. The dam confines Lake Oroville, the second largest reservoir in California. Butte County's 2,500-acre Bidwell park in Chico is one of the largest city parks in the United States. The park features several hiking loops and swimming holes. Feather Falls, Mother Orange Tree, Bidwell Mansion State Historic Park, Gateway Science Museum, and National Yo-Yo Museum are major points of interest in Butte County.

The city of Oroville is considered the gateway to Lake Oroville and Feather River recreational areas. International airport in Sacramento lies about an hour south from the county. State Route 32, SR 70, and SR 99 are major transportation corridors in the county. Chico station is used by Amtrak's Coast Starlight route.


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Facts about Butte County

County NameButte County
FoundedFeb 18, 1850
Area1,677 sq mi (4,340 km2)
Land Area1,636 sq mi (4,240 km2)
Water Area41 sq mi (110 km2)
Population220,000 (2010)
Largest cityChico (population and area)
County SeatOroville
Time zonePacific Standard Time (UTC-8) Summer (DST) Pacific Daylight Time (UTC-7)

Cities in Butte County

CityPopulation (2010)
Berry Creek1,424
Biggs city1,707
Butte Creek Canyon1,086
Butte Meadows40
Butte Valley899
Chico city86,187
Clipper Mills142
Forest Ranch1,184
Gridley city6,584
CityPopulation (2010)
Kelly Ridge2,544
Oroville city15,546
Oroville East8,280
Paradise town26,218
Robinson Mill80
South Oroville5,742
Stirling City295
Yankee Hill333

Airports in Butte County

Airport Name
Butte Creek Hog Ranch Airport
Chico Municipal Airport
Enloe Hospital Heliport
Johnsen Airport
Jones/Ag-Viation Airport
Lake Oroville Landing Area Seaplane Base
Oroville Municipal Airport
Paradise Skypark Airport
Ranchaero Airport
Richvale Airport
Siller Bros Inc Airport

Mountain Peaks in Butte County

Mountain Peak/HillElevation [Meter]
Bald Mountain1,761
Bald Rock Dome1,022
Bear Ranch Hill1,455
Beauty Peak175
Big Bald Rock990
Big Bar Mountain1,332
Big Bend Mountain777
Bloomer Hill913
Bottle Hill1,609
Bull Hill1,624
Cape Horn895
Castle Rock246
Cherry Hill1,618
Crystal Hill615
Deer Peak391
East China Point1,038
Flea Mountain1,299
Gold Hill1,523
Gold Hill1,527
Hump Hill557
Hungary Hunt Peak1,227
Island Bar Hill837
Jordan Hill587
Kanaka Peak920
Katskill Hill253
Little Bald Rock1,043
Miller Hill496
Monte de Oro349
Mount Hope618
Mount Ratchel432
Nimshew Ridge723
North Table Mountain477
Oak Point1,617
Parks Hill471
Mountain Peak/HillElevation [Meter]
Patton Peak439
Phoenix Hill611
Platte Mountain1,075
Pompys Point1,214
Portuguese Point1,028
Quartz Hill1,325
Red Hill457
Robbers Roost153
Robley Point882
Rocky Peak496
Rocky Point Peak460
Sausage Mountain275
Sawmill Peak1,004
Serpentine Point549
Shute Mountain1,255
Sky High1,275
Snow Mountain2,127
Sorensen Hill155
South Bidwell Hill598
South Table Mountain320
Steamboat Rock238
Stringtown Mountain717
Sugarloaf Peak167
Sunset Hill1,006
Swain Hill274
Swain Hill1,248
Swayne Hill835
Sycamore Hill221
Table Mountain1,913
The High Rocks465
Union Hill580
Weiss Hill975
West China Point1,003
Wild Yankee Hill811

Golf Courses in Butte County

Name of Golf CourseLatitudeLongitude
Bidwell Park Golf Course-Chico39.768254-121.77866
Butte Creek Country Club-Chico39.683871-121.775634
Canyon Oaks Country Club-Chico39.756502-121.785352
Lake Oroville Golf & Country Club-Oroville39.53212-121.471714
Lava Creek Golf Course-Paradise39.741337-121.607829
Paradise Pines Golf Course-Magalia39.814261-121.592755
Sunset Hills Golf & Country Club-Chico39.786765-121.891731
Table Mountain Golf Course-Oroville39.498146-121.626199
The Tuscan Ridge Club-Paradise39.72005-121.700019

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Last Updated Date: September 20th, 2021