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Rheem, California

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Rheem, California

Coordinates: 37°51′39″N 122°07′38″W / 37.86083°N 122.12722°W / 37.86083; -122.12722

Unincorporated community
Location in California

Coordinates: 37°51′39″N 122°07′38″W / 37.86083°N 122.12722°W / 37.86083; -122.12722

Country United States
State California
County Contra Costa County
Elevation[1] 587 ft (179 m)

Rheem (also, Rheem Valley[1] and Rheem Center[2]) is an unincorporated community in Contra Costa County, California. It is located 7.5 miles (12 km) north-northwest of Danville,[2] at an elevation of 587 feet (179 m).

The place was named after its developer, Donald I. Rheem, the son of William Rheem, President of Standard Oil Company.[2]


  • U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Rheem, California

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