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Shasta County, California

Shasta County California
Full nameCounty of Shasta
Official nameCounty of Shasta
Settlement typeCounty
CountryUnited States
RegionSacramento Valley/Cascade Range
Named forMount Shasta
County seatRedding
Total Area3847.44 sq mi (9964.9 km2)
Land Area3785.19 sq mi (9803.6 km2)
Water Area62.24 sq mi (161.2 km2)
Total Population177223 (2010)
Other information
Time zonePacific Standard Time (UTC-8)
- Summer (DST)Pacific Daylight Time (UTC-7)

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Shasta County is a county located in the northern portion of the U.S. state of California. The county occupies the northern reaches of the Sacramento Valley, with portions extending into the southern reaches of the Cascade Range. As of the 2010 census, the population was 177,223, up from 163,256 at the 2000 census. The county seat is Redding.

Among the tourist attractions in Shasta County are Shasta Lake, Lassen Peak, and the Sundial Bridge.

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