Place:Yountville, Napa, California, United States

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NameYountville
TypeTown
Coordinates38.403°N 122.362°W
Located inNapa, California, United States
Contained Places
Cemetery
Veterans Memorial Grove Cemetery

Named for: George Calvert Yount


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Yountville ( or ) is an incorporated town in Napa County, California, United States. It is in the North Bay portion of the San Francisco Bay Area. The population was 2,933 at the 2010 census. Almost one third of the town's population lives on the grounds of the Veterans Home of California.

The town's name is derived from the name of early pioneer George Calvert Yount. Yount was considered responsible for establishing the first vineyard in the Napa Valley.

A noted destination for gourmet diners, Yountville boasts four Michelin starred restaurants.

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