Big Bar, California
Big Bar, California
Big Bar, California
Coordinates: 40°44′28″N 123°15′21″W / 40.74111°N 123.25583°W / 40.74111; -123.25583Coordinates: 40°44′28″N 123°15′21″W / 40.74111°N 123.25583°W / 40.74111; -123.25583
CountryUnited States
1,247 ft (380 m)
Time zoneUTC-8 (Pacific (PST))
 • Summer (DST)UTC-7 (PDT)
ZIP code
Area code(s)530
GNIS feature ID1658047[1]

Big Bar is an unincorporated community in Trinity County, California, United States. The ZIP Code is 96010. The community is inside area code 530.


Established in 1849, Big Bar was one of the first settled areas in the county. It has had a post office operating since 1850.[2]


In the state legislature, Big Bar is in the 4th Senate District, represented by Republican Doug LaMalfa, and in the 1st Assembly District, represented by Democrat Patty Berg.

Federally, Big Bar is in California's 2nd congressional district, represented by Democrat Jared Huffman.[3]

See also


  1. ^ "Big Bar". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey.
  2. ^ "Trinity County History Chronology". Trinity County Historical Society. Retrieved April 7, 2021.
  3. ^ "California's 2nd Congressional District - Representatives & District Map". Civic Impulse, LLC. Retrieved March 1, 2013.