The California Gold Rush was good for
California. The California Gold Rush was good for California because
the Gold Rush raised the economy and raised California’s population.
The gold rush also made California a tent city, a territory, a city,
and then a state. The Gold Rush helped raise the population because
people wanted to get gold so they could get rich. Not everyone went
home rich, though many, many people still came. The Gold Rush had a
positive impact on California.