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Yreka is a beautiful town but it is also very boring. The scenery is amazing because yreka is so small you become familiar and close with basically everyone who lives in yreka and siskiyou county in general. It’s totally great having the privilege to live here in the middle of the Klamath national forest.
Yreka has a rich and diverse history. The city has over 70 houses that were built before the turn of the century, which you can see on the Historic Homes Walking Tour. Yreka also has the Siskiyou County Museum, Ley Station Fire Museum, and historic downtown Miner Street.
The chance of becoming a victim of either violent or property crime in Yreka is 1 in 28. Based on FBI crime data, Yreka is not one of the safest communities in America. Relative to California, Yreka has a crime rate that is higher than 88% of the state’s cities and towns of all sizes.
Grants Pass is located in the southwest region of Oregon and is the Josephine County seat. It is about an hour north of the California / Oregon border and around four hours south of Portland.
Yreka (/waɪˈriːkə/ wy-REE-kə) is the county seat of Siskiyou County, California , United States, located near the Shasta River; the city covers an area of approximately 10 square miles (26 km2), most of which is land.
Yreka , California gets 21 inches of rain, on average, per year. The US average is 38 inches of rain per year. Yreka averages 14 inches of snow per year. The US average is 28 inches of snow per year.