Where is Sonora?
The City of Sonora is located in Central California on the Western slopes of the Sierra Nevada Mountain Range. The City of Sonora serves as the County Seat for Tuolumne County .
Major State Highways
Highway 49 travels through the Historic District of the City of Sonora and is known as the “Golden Chain” because it connects the historic communities of the California “Gold Rush” and is a favorite of visitors to the area. It also serves as the link from the Sacramento Region to the City. State Highway 120 links Sonora to the San Francisco Bay Area and State Highway 108 connects the community to the Central California Valley. To access Sonora from the Southern California Region the recommended route is State Highway 99 to J59.