Downtown Garberville has a retail district.
Location of Garberville in Humboldt County, California.
|• Total||2.762 sq mi (7.154 km2)|
|• Land||2.705 sq mi (7.006 km2)|
|• Water||0.057 sq mi (0.148 km2) 2.1%|
|Elevation||535 ft (163 m)|
|• Density||330/sq mi (130/km2)|
|Time zone||UTC-8 (Pacific (PST))|
|• Summer (DST)||UTC-7 (PDT)|
|GNIS feature IDs||224036; 2611433|
|U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Garberville, California; U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Garberville, California|
Garberville is a census-designated place in Humboldt County, California. It is located on the South Fork of the Eel River 52 miles (84 km) south-southeast of Eureka, at an elevation of 535 feet (163 m). The population was 913 at the 2010 United States Census. It is approximately 200 miles (320 km) north of San Francisco, California, and within a fifteen-minute drive to Humboldt Redwoods State Park and a sixty-minute drive to Eureka, the county seat. Garberville is the primary town in the area known as the Mateel Region, consisting of parts of the Mattole and Eel River watersheds in southern Humboldt and northern Mendocino counties.