Subcounty of Sunnyside
Country United States
State California
Region Eureka Metropolitan Area
Incorporated September 12, 2012
County seat Rio Dell
Largest city Rio Dell
•Total 8.80 sq mi (10,495.2 km2)
•Land 8.80 sq mi (9,252.7 km2)
•Water 9.74 sq mi (1,242.5 km2)
Population (2010)
•Total 5,623
•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

Sunnyside 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 5,623.[2] Its primary population centers of Rio Dell, the county seat, Rio Dell is 2 hours south of Eureka.



Major Highways EditEdit

U.S. Route 101

State Route 283


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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