Coleville is an unincorporated community in Mono County, California. It is located in the Antelope Valley on the West Walker River 26 miles (42 km) northwest of Bridgeport, at an elevation of 5141 feet (1567 m). According to the Mono County's government website, the population as of 2000 was 77.
Coleville is located in northern Mono County. It is most notable for being General John Abizaid's hometown. Coleville is located on U.S. Route 395. The ZIP Code is 96107. The community is inside area code 530.
Coleville is one of the three northernmost communities in Mono County. According to the Mono County government, Antelope Valley, including Coleville, is expected to see significant population growth.
Coleville is served by the Antelope Valley Fire Protection District, founded in 1947 and covering 33 square miles (85 km2) of the Antelope Valley. The District maintains a 12 acres (4.9 ha) training facility in Coleville.
Coleville is served by the Antelope Valley Water District, which was formed in 1961.
The first post office at Coleville was established in 1868. The name honors Cornelius Cole, a United States Senator. On June 1, 2007, the Larson fire threatened Coleville while burning 1,100 acres (4.5 km2) and causing $3,000,000 damage.
Coleville is in the Eastern Sierra Unified School District. An elementary school and a high school (Coleville High School) are located in Coleville. Coleville also has a public library.
In the state legislature Coleville is located in the 1st Senate District, represented by Republican Dave Cox, and in the 25th Assembly District, represented by Republican Tom Berryhill. Federally, Coleville is located in California's 25th congressional district, which has a Cook PVI of R +7 and is represented by Republican Buck McKeon.