Alturas is a tiny town in California which acts as the county seat of Modoc County over there. Once called Dorris Bridge or even Dorrisville, the 2010 census population of Alturas was a meagre 2,827.

Located about 1332m or 4370 ft above sea level, to the east of the center of Modoc County, Alturas lies along the Pit River. Several local government offices are housed in this town due to virtue of it being a county seat. This includes a state Department of Motor Vehicles office as well as a California Highway Patrol office.

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Alturas, California
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Due to virtue of its location, people moving to Alturas are highly dependent on movers in the form of moving companies and moving services. The height and vicinity makes it nearly mandatory to opt for a full service moving service which can help with the following:

  • Packing and unpacking all your belongings
  • Transportation
  • Loading and unloading from a truck
  • Unpacking them for you
  • Quick service, affordable rates and the best possible utilization of your time

Alturas Moving Companies Directory


Local and long distance commercial agencies which are known for their affordable rates and reliable service:

Allied Van Lines

One of the largest and most recognized van line companies in America and worldwide with over 1000 agents over 130 countries. It was established in 1928 and boasts of over 400 agent locations in North America itself.

One Parkview Plaza
Oakbrook Terrace, IL 60181

Toll Free: 877-634-9049
Phone: 800-823-0392
Fax: 630-468-4847

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Cardinal Moving Systems

Being one of the most trusted mover on the West Coast, Cardinal Moving Systems specializes in offering cut throat rates and cost quotes to the public to undercut their competitors. It is a coveted award winning moving service firm.


54 North 45th Avenue Suite F
Phoenix Arizona 85043
United States


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Affordable Moving and Storage

Affordable Moving and Storage also called Smooth Moves has been successful for the greater part of the last decade in offering a wholesome moving experience to customers moving in Northern California.



Contact Info.

Toll Free: 888-872-7577
Fax: 916-422-7612

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Best Moving Van Lines

One of California’s leading yet affordable moving companies, Best Moving Van Lines aim to set a benchmark for homes and offices alike, especially in terms of safety of equipment and furniture. They are boast of a BBB (Better Business Bureau) membership.
850 Parker Street, Building A
Santa Clara, CA 95050

Contact Info.

Toll Free: 877-733-7252
Phone: 408-215-9681
Fax: 408-215-9681




Alturas Wikipedia page:,_California

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