Luzon, California

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Coordinates: 38°00′52″N 122°15′05″W / 38.01444°N 122.25139°W / 38.01444; -122.25139

Luzon
Unincorporated community
Luzon is located in California
Luzon
Luzon
Location in California
Coordinates: 38°00′52″N 122°15′05″W / 38.01444°N 122.25139°W / 38.01444; -122.25139
Country United States
State California
County Contra Costa County
Elevation1 89 ft (27 m)

Luzon (formerly, Lutzon) is an unincorporated community in Contra Costa County, California. It is located on the Atchison, Topeka and Santa Fe Railroad 6.25 miles (10 km) west of Martinez,2 at an elevation of 89 feet (27 m). The place was named after Luzon island in the Philippines.2

References

  1. ^ U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Luzon, California
  2. ^ a b Durham, David L. (1998). California's Geographic Names: A Gazetteer of Historic and Modern Names of the State. Quill Driver Books. p. 658. ISBN 9781884995149. 









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