McFarland ~ Population 12,333
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member brwhiz
N 35° 40.029 W 119° 13.461
11S E 298669 N 3949310
Quick Description: This combination Elevation/Population sign is on California Highway 99 (Golden State Highway) at the southern city limits of McFarland.
Location: California, United States
Date Posted: 10/10/2013 10:38:40 PM
Waymark Code: WMJ8HY
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member monkeys4ever
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Long Description:
From the City web site:

The City of McFarland is nestled in the southern San Joaquin Valley of Kern County, California. Blessed with over 300 beautiful days of sunshine annually, McFarland is a thriving community deeply rooted in agriculture. Cotton, sugar beets, potatoes, and roses are some of the leading enterprises. A citrus processing plant, an almond hulling facility, and a winery further serve the area's agriculture and economic interests.

Incorporated July 15, 1957, the town was named for J. B. McFarland, who with W. F. Laird, established the townsite in 1908

Address: California Highway 99 at Southern City Limits

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