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The California state capital is Sacramento.
The population of Knightsen is approximately 861 (2000), 1568 (2010).
The approximate number of families is 289 (2000), 531 (2010).
The distance from Knightsen to Washington DC is 2531 miles.
The distance to the California state capital is 41 miles. (as the crow flies)
Knightsen is positioned 37.97 degrees north of the equator and 121.67 degrees west of the prime meridian.
Knightsen elevation is 25 feet above sea level.
The city tree is the Oak.


in the eastern portion of Contra Costa County
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History & History Related Items

As with many small towns in this area, Knightsen began because it was a stop on the railroad. Unlike many of these towns, the railroad still stops in Knightsen.
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California Delta Chambers
1,000 miles of waterways
14900 W. Hwy 12, Suite C-2
Lodi, CA 95242

Knightsen was known for its walnut groves. There are many U-pick orchards and farms in the area today.
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