There are five incorporated cities in Butte County; Chico, Oroville, Paradise, Gridley, and Biggs. Oroville is the county seat of Butte County, even though it is not the largest. There are also many sparsely populated unincorporated communities in the area. If you live in one of these towns, consider starting a new wiki using Wikispot. Otherwise, Chico Wiki is a fine hub to write about them. Some of the surrounding communities of Chico include: Some of the communities surrounding Chico. Map created by StaceyEllis using QGIS and Inkscape.