Madera County

Located in the center of California, just South of Yosemite National Park and one and a half hours from Monterey on the Pacific Ocean.

Area: 2,153 sq miles (5,576 km²)
Founded: 1893
Population: 152,925 (2011)
 
The top crops are:

Grapes, Milk. Almonds, Pistachios, Nursery Stock, Cotton, Replacement Heifers, Alfalfa, Poultry, Cattle &  Calves.

 Located in the center of California allows Madera to be a center for recreation. Just minutes away from Lakes, Mountain camping and hunting, Snow and water skying, and only a couple of hours from from the pacific ocean.

There are 230 FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Madera and two active clubs. Click the links below to visit the web-pages for the clubs.

Mountain Amateur Radio Club

Madera Amateur Radio Club.