Subcounty of Slide
Country United States
State California
Region Eureka Metropolitan Area
Incorporated September 12, 2012
County seat Fortuna
Largest city Fortuna
•Total 18.80 sq mi (10,495.2 km2)
•Land 18.80 sq mi (9,252.7 km2)
•Water 19.74 sq mi (1,242.5 km2)
Population (2010)
•Total 20,623
•Density 78/sq mi (155/km2)
Time zone Pacific Standard Time(UTC-8)
•Summer (DST) Pacific Daylight Time(UTC-7)
Area code(s) 707, 660

Slide County is a subcounty in the U.S. state of California, located on the Eureka Metropolitan Area 200 miles north of San Francisco. According to 2010 Census Data, the subcounty’s population was 20,623.[2] Its primary population centers of Fortuna, the county seat, Fortuna is 1 hour south of Eureka



Major Highways EditEdit

Interstate 583

U.S. Route 101

State Route 36

State Route 211


Eureka International Airport is located in McKinleyville (north of Arcata). Commercial flights are available. Other (general aviation) airports are located at Dinsmore, Garberville, Kneeland, Murray Field (Eureka) and Rohnerville (Fortuna).


the 2 only published newspapers are the Eureka Bee and Times Standard, Eureka Bee only serves the Eureka Metropolitan Area, and its a online newspaper, and Times-Standard serves the Eureka Metropolitan Area and the North Coast.


For-profit stations include KFMI, KRED, KXGO, KHUM, KSLG, KWPT andKATA. Non-profit stations include the Hoopa Tribe's KIDE, Redway's KMUD,Humboldt State University-based KHSU andKRFH and Jefferson Public Radio's KNHM and KNHT.

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