USDA Ranked Calaveras County #14 out of 3,111 counties

In 2015, the Washington Post reported on a USDA study that ranked every county in America according to scenery and climate – and guess what? Calaveras came in at number 14 out of over 3,000 beating out Napa County and Mariposa County, home of Yosemite!

If you’re a regular visitor to Calaveras, this may not be a huge surprise, but it certainly caught our attention and we thought it was worth sharing. Read more about it here, where you’ll find a link which takes you to an interactive map. Mouse over your county and see how it compares to Calaveras.

http://www.washingtonpost.com/news/wonkblog/wp/2015/08/17/every-county-in-america-ranked-by-natural-beauty/