10 Small Towns In Northern California Where Everyone Knows Your Name

Small towns – Northern California has hundreds of them. We’ve lived and loved in tiny spots on the map for generations. These are the places where everybody knows everybody and the true meaning of community shines through. While our part of the state is known for some pretty amazing metropolitan cities, it’s the small towns we go back to again and again.

Here are a few that are still around to remind you that you’re more than just another face on the street. This is home.

We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now: https://www.onlyinyourstate.com/nominate/

We can’t even scratch the surface on the adorable small towns in Northern California. There are some so small they don’t even show up on a map. Share YOUR favorite small town with us!