About California

California

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  • 164,707 square miles (411,013 square kilometers)
  • Population: 37.7 million (2011 statistics) - largest state in population
  • Third largest state in the U.S. in land size
  • Sixth largest economy in the world
  • 58 Counties
  • 840 miles of coastline
  • Nickname: "The Golden State"
  • State Flower: The California Poppy (depicted on left)
  • 31st state admitted to the union: Sept. 9, 1850

Links

John Wayne Airport Orange County (SUA)

Los Angeles International Airport (LAX)