Counties in northern california map. Participate in the 2019 fair pay for northern california nonprofits compensation benefits survey to ensure competitive salaries and benefits for your nonprofit organization. The scalable california map on this page shows the states major roads and highways as well as its counties and cities including sacramento californias capital city and los angeles its most populous city. Northern california colloquially known as norcal is the northern portion of the us. Spanning the states northernmost 48 counties its main population centers include the san francisco bay area anchored by the cities of san jose san francisco and oakland the greater sacramento area anchored by the state capital.
This region includes the counties of san mateo marin sonoma mendocino humboldt and del norte. The state of california is divided in two regions. State of california is divided into 58 counties. Since californias admission to the united states in 1850 county supervisors have met with one another to discuss state and federal legislation.
These were further sub divided to form sixteen additional counties by 1860. The northern california coast includes the san francisco bay area and the coastline north to oregon. They do not show the trail of territory which is no longer in the county. California is divided into 58 counties and this california county map shows breakdown of all the counties and their capital or county seat.