California is a state in the western United States.
Californiaborders Oregon to the north, Nevada and Arizona to the east, the Mexican state of Baja California. California is bordered by Oregon to the north, Nevada and Arizona to the east, the Mexican state of Baja California to the south; and has a coastline along the Pacific Ocean to the west. With nearly 39.2 million residents in a total area of approximately 163,696 square miles (423,970 km), it is the most populated and third largest in the U.S.
UU. It is also the most populous subnational entity in North America and the 34th most populous in the world. The Los Angeles metropolitan area and the San Francisco Bay Area are the second and fifth most populous urban regions in the country, respectively, with the first with more than 18.7 million residents and the second with more than 9.6 million. Sacramento is the state capital, while Los Angeles is the most populous city in the state and the second most populous city in the country.
Los Angeles County is the most populous in the country, while San Bernardino County is the largest county by area in the country (Alaska has some larger subdivisions, but they are not called counties). San Francisco, which is both a city and a county, is the second most densely populated city in the country and the fifth most densely populated county in the country. California is one of three states on the West Coast. Directly below Oregon, California stretches along the coast from north to south for 900 miles.
With a total area of 163,696 square miles, California is the third largest state based on geographical size alone. The Golden State is mainly land. Of its total area, approximately 155,779 square miles are made up of land, which represents 95% of the entire state. California is situated at latitude and longitude of 37.0° N, 120.0° W.
Bordered by Oregon, Nevada and Arizona in the north, east and southeast, California's western border is formed by the Pacific Ocean, giving it a coastline 840 miles (1350 kilometers) long, the third longest in the country. California is located on the western edge of the United States. The Pacific Ocean borders this enormous state from the west, while Oregon, Nevada, Arizona and the Mexican state of Baja California border on the north, east and south, respectively. As a result of the state's increasing diversity and migration from other areas of the country and the world, linguists began to notice a remarkable set of features emerging from American English spoken in California since the late 20th century.
California's aquatic life thrives, from the state's mountain lakes and streams to the rocky Pacific coast. California is located in the southwestern part of the United States, bordered by Nevada to the east and northeast, Oregon to the north, Arizona to the southeast, the Pacific Ocean to the west and shares an international border with the Mexican state of Baja California to the south. On September 9, 1850, as part of the 1850 Commitment, California became a free state and September 9 became a state holiday. Notable contributions to popular culture, for example, entertainment and sports, originate in California.
As a result of the manipulation, California districts were generally dominated by one party or the other, and few districts were considered competitive. In addition, Sacramento is home to California's political circuit, which includes the state legislature and grassroots movements. After the expedition to Portolà from 1769 to 1770, Spanish missionaries led by Junipero Serra began to establish 21 California missions on or near the coast of Alta (Alta) California, starting in San Diego. UU.
(32 out of 50), California law enshrines English as its official language, and it has done so since the passage of Proposition 63 by California voters in 1986.It is a central center for education as home to California State University (Sacramento) and the University of California (Davis), and several prestigious medical schools. California's most prominent river system is formed by the Sacramento River and the San Joaquin River, which feed mainly on the melting of the western slope of the Sierra Nevada, and drain respectively the northern and southern halves of the Central Valley. After starting the period of organized emigration to California, Marsh was involved in a military battle between the much-hated Mexican general, Manuel Micheltorena, and the governor of California he had replaced, Juan Bautista Alvarado. California is also home to such notable private universities as Stanford University, the University of Southern California, the California Institute of Technology and Claremont Colleges.
The state's coasts, rivers, and other bodies of water are regulated by the California Coastal Commission. This revolt by U.S. settlers served as a prelude to the subsequent U.S. military invasion of California and was closely coordinated with nearby U.S.
military commanders. Know that to the right of the Indies there is an island called California, very close to that part of the Terrestrial Paradise, which was inhabited by black women without a single man among them, and they lived in the manner of the Amazons. . .