About Chico, CA From the Web…
“The City of Chico was founded in 1860 by General John Bidwell and incorporated in 1872. The City of Chico has grown to over 33 square miles with a population of 87,500 in the incorporated area and a greater urbanized area population of approximately 100,000. Chico is located in the Northern Sacramento Valley of California, ninety miles north of Sacramento on Highway 99, in Butte County, east of Interstate 5.”
“The City of Chico is rich in Native American and Gold Rush history. The first inhabitants of the area were the Maidu Indians who were primarily hunters and gathers. The first recorded Europeans arrived in 1832. That same year, approximately 75% of the Indian population in California died from epidemics of disease brought by the Europeans.”
We serve the following cities:
Chico, Paradise, Magalia, Oroville, Red Bluff, Yuba City, Marysville, South Yuba City, Linda, Olivehurst, Grass Valley, Anderson, Lincoln, Redding, Clearlake, and North Auburn.
We serve the following counties:
Butte, Tehama, Plumas, Yuba, Sutter, Colusa, and Glenn.