Plumas County is located near the northeast corner of California, up where the Sierra and the Cascade mountains meet. The Feather River, with its several forks, flows through the county. Quincy, the unincorporated county seat, is about 80 miles northeast from Oroville, California, and about 85 miles from Lake Tahoe and Reno, Nevada. State highways 70 and 89 traverse the county.

The county boasts more than 100 lakes and 1,000 miles of rivers and streams with over a million acres of national forest.


Plumas Area Neighborhoods

Chester

The City of Chester is located north west of Lake Almanor and runs along Hwy 36. There are approximately 1,237 homes in the city

Plumas Area Neighborhoods

Hamilton Branch

Hamilton Branch is a neighborhood located in the Lake Almanor region, between the Peninsula and Westwood consisting of about 434 homes.

Plumas Area Neighborhoods

Lake Almanor Country Club

The Lake Almanor Country Club exclusive community boasts about 1,430 homes, 89% of which are owner occupied. The country club neighborhood is located...

Lake Almanor West

Lake Almanor West

Lake Almanor West is located at along the southwest shore of Lake Almanor. It is locally referred to as "West Shore." The west shore has...

Plumas Area Neighborhoods

The East Shore

The East Shore is made up of a long strip of Highway 147 marked with mostly housing and great views of Lake Almanor. There are about 332 housing...

The Peninsula

The Peninsula

The Lake Almanor Peninsula is located just outside the gates to the Lake Almanor Country Club. This neighborhood edges along the waters of the Big...

Plumas Area Neighborhoods

Westwood

Westwood, Ca. located in Lassen county with approximately 1,005 homes. Westwood is located 20 miles (32 km) west-southwest of Susanville, at an...