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Elk is an unincorporated town in Mendocino County, California with a population of 208. It is located on the coast at the crossroads of State Route 1 and Philo-Greenwood Road. Albion, Little River, and Mendocino lie to the north, and Manchester and Point Arena to the south. Inland are Navarro, Philo, and Boonville. Elk was originally called "Greenwood" after early homesteaders, the Greenwood brothers, sons of mountain man Caleb Greenwood, one of the rescuers of the Donner Party. When the post office was opened there was already another Greenwood in California so it was called Elk Post Office. Eventually the name came to refer to the town. It is an outgrowth of an earlier town called Cuffy's Cove and the cemetery is located at that townsite a mile north of Elk. When a pioneer lumberman w... (from wikipedia)

General Information
Mendocino County366 Population (as of 2000)
California State216 Population (current)
62.2 Square Miles of Land2.0 Average Persons Per Household (as of 2000)
0.0 Square Miles of Water$538,500 Average House Value (as of 2000)
$46,875 Average House Income (as of 2000)

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17 Number of Businesses (as of 2003)$344,000 Total First Quarter Payroll (as of 2003)
112 Number of Employees (as of 2003)$1,745,000 Total Annual Payroll (as of 2003)

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