Palo Cedro, CA
Palo Cedro is a census-designated place (CDP) in Shasta County, California, United States. The population was 1,269 at the 2010 census, up from 1,247 at the 2000 census. It is 8 miles (13km) east of Redding, California. The communities of Bella Vista (pop. 2,781), Millville (pop. 727), Shingletown (pop. 2,283), Oak Run (pop. 760),Whitmore (pop. 593), and Round Mountain (pop. 155) lie within a fifteen-mile (24km) radius. The earliest history of Palo Cedro comes from the diary of American fur trader John Work (c.1792-1861). In 1832 he reported traveling in with a group from the Hudson Bay Company Fur Traders along Cow Creek through the area now known as Palo Cedro.