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|— Unincorporated community —|
Location in California
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|Elevation ||56 ft (17 m)|
Arboga is an unincorporated community in Yuba County, California. It is located 3 miles (4.8 km) south of Olivehurst on the Sacramento Northern Railroad, at an elevation of 56 feet (17 m). It was named in in 1911 by the pastor of the Mission Covenant Church of Sweden for his hometown of Arboga, Sweden. During World War II, a Japanese American internment camp was located here.
A post office operated at Arboga from 1912 to 1926.
- ^ U.S. Geological Survey Geographical Names Information System: Arboga, California
- ^ a b Durham, David L. (1998). California's Geographic Names: A Gazetteer of Historic and Modern Names of the State. Quill Driver Books. p. 444. ISBN 9781884995149.
- ^ Gudde, Erwin; William Bright (2004). California Place Names (Fourth ed. ed.). University of California Press. pp. p. 16. ISBN 0-520-24217-3.
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