Paradise, California

Paradise: City in Butte County, California


Paradise is a city located in the county of Butte in the U.S. state of California. Its population at the 2010 census was 26,218. After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 4,329 inhabitants.

The city was created 44 years ago in 1979.

Paradise locator map
Location of Paradise on California map.

Quick Facts about Paradise

Population : 4,329 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : California (United States)
County : Butte County
Different from : Paradise
Phone Area Codes : 530
Water as percent of area : 0.08%
Land as percent of area : 99.92%
Altitude : 1,778 feet / 542 meters
Establishment : November 11, 1979 (44 years ago)
Time Zone : Pacific Time Zone
Local time : 12:21:10 (17th April 2024)
Postal code : 95969
Population growth : -505.64% (2010-2020)
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Welcome to Paradise CA
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Paradise is located at 39°45'35"N 121°37'19"W (39.7596100, -121.6219200).

Paradise map


According to census records, the population of Paradise decreased by 505.64% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 26,218 - census
2011 26,085 -0.51% estimation process
2012 26,165 0.31% estimation process
2013 26,245 0.3% estimation process
2014 26,353 0.41% estimation process
2015 26,378 0.09% estimation process
2016 26,482 0.39% estimation process
2017 26,629 0.55% estimation process
2018 26,711 0.31% estimation process
2019 4,476 -496.76% estimation process
2020 4,329 -3.4% estimation process

Paradise zip code is 95969. County name: Butte, County fips: 06007

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People born in Paradise (4)

People born in Paradise, including actress Tiffany Brissette, football player Jeff Maehl, football player Ward Walsh, .


Schools in Paradise

College & universities near Paradise, CA

Code Name City ZIP
110246 Butte College Oroville (CA) 95965-8399

Stations (13)

Amtrak & bus stations near Paradise, CA

Code Name Address Type
CIC Chico station West 5th and Orange Streets RAIL
ORV Oroville, California Hwy 70 and Grand Ave. BUS
CNG Corning, California 1081 Solano Street BUS
RBF Red Bluff, California 228 S. Main Street BUS
MRV Marysville, California I Street between 8th and 9th BUS

Post offices near Paradise

Post Office Name City ZIP
Parad Post Office Paradise (CA) 95969

Other places with the same name (8)

  • Paradise , Nevada town in Nevada, USA with a population of 223,167 people.
  • Paradise , Michigan unincorporated community in Whitefish Township, Chippewa County, Michigan, USA with a population of 5,176 people.
  • Paradise , Pennsylvania census-designated place in Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, United States with a population of 4,151 people.
  • Paradise , Illinois unincorporated community in Illinois with a population of 1,293 people.
  • Paradise , Utah town in Cache County, Utah, United States with a population of 1,056 people.
  • Paradise , Texas city in Wise County, Texas, United States with a population of 594 people.
  • Paradise , Kansas city in Kansas with a population of 48 people.

Other cities in Butte County

Cities, towns, neighborhoods & other populated places in Butte County , CA.

City Name Population Title
Chico 102,867 The most populous city in Butte County, California.
Oroville 20,237 County seat of Butte County, California, USA
Magalia 11,310 Census-designated place in Butte County, California
Gridley 7,397 City in California
Thermalito 6,646 Census-designated place in Butte County, California
South Oroville 5,742 Census designated place
Biggs 2,025 City in California, USA
Concow 710 Census-designated place in Butte County, California

Distance to Other Cities

Paradise distances to largest California cities