Truckee is an incorporated town in Nevada County, California, United States. As of the 2010 United States Census, the population was 16,180, reflecting an increase of 2,316 from the 13,864 counted in the 2000 Census.

Landmarks in the Area

Railway station
Truckee is an Amtrak train station in . is situated 1½ miles south of Truckee. Photo: Steve Wilson, CC BY 2.0.

Prosser Creek Dam is a dam in Nevada County, California.The earthen and rockfill dam was constructed from 1959 to 1962 by the United States Bureau of Reclamation with a height of 163 feet feet and a crest length of 1,830 feet. is situated 3½ miles northeast of Truckee.

Truckee Tahoe Airport is a public airport two miles east of . is situated 3½ miles southeast of Truckee. Photo: Spartan7W, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Boca Dam is an earthfill dam and a part of the Truckee Storage Project that encompasses Nevada County, California and Washoe County, Nevada in the . is situated 6 miles northeast of Truckee.

Localities in the Area

is situated 1½ miles south of Truckee. Photo: Finetooth, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Gateway is an unincorporated community in Nevada County, . is situated 2 miles southwest of Truckee.

Polaris is an unincorporated community in Nevada County, . is situated 3 miles east of Truckee.

Andover is a former settlement in Placer County, . is situated 4 miles southwest of Truckee.


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