Oroville california map. The population was 15506 at the 2010 census up from 13004 in the 2000 census. State parks granted butte county temporary use of lake orovilles state recreation area lime saddle campground to serve as a temporary rv park to house fire survivors. Oroville formerly ophir city is the county seat of butte county california. Oroville dam is an earthfill embankment dam on the feather river east of the city of oroville california in the sierra nevada foothills east of the sacramento valley.
Lake oroville sra spillway top. For over the past 20 years the private practice of attorney james berglund has primarily served clients in the northern region of california. Oroville is the county seat of butte county california united states. Easy access is provided by several launch ramps around the lake shore and you can rent boats at the bidwell or lake oroville marinas.
On this page youll also find information about boating at the other lake oroville sra areas including the afterbay forebay and diversion pool. The population was 15506 at the 2010 census up from 13004 at the 2000 census. Lake oroville conserves water for distribution by the state water project to homes farms and industries in the san francisco bay area the san joaquin valley and southern california.