San Diego

Summary

San Diego, California
City of San Diego
San Diego skyline 18.jpg
San-Diego Coronado Bridge
Casa de Balboa
Old Point Loma lighthouse
Presidio Park
Official seal of San Diego, California
Seal
Nickname(s): 
"America's Finest City", "Birthplace of California", "City in Motion"[1]
Motto(s): 
Semper Vigilans (Latin for '"Ever Vigilant"')
Location within San Diego County
Location within San Diego County
San Diego is located in California
San Diego
San Diego
Location within California
San Diego is located in the United States
San Diego
San Diego
Location within the United States
San Diego is located in North America
San Diego
San Diego
Location within North America
Coordinates: 32°42′54″N 117°09′45″W / 32.71500°N 117.16250°W / 32.71500; -117.16250Coordinates: 32°42′54″N 117°09′45″W / 32.71500°N 117.16250°W / 32.71500; -117.16250
CountryUnited States
StateCalifornia
CountySan Diego
EstablishedJuly 16, 1769
IncorporatedMarch 27, 1850[2]
Named forSaint Didacus of Alcalá
Government
 • TypeStrong mayor[3]
 • BodySan Diego City Council
 • MayorTodd Gloria (D)
 • City AttorneyMara Elliott (D)[4]
 • City Council[5]
List
 • State Assembly Members
List
 • State Senators
List
Area
 • Total372.42 sq mi (964.56 km2)
 • Land325.88 sq mi (844.02 km2)
 • Water46.54 sq mi (120.54 km2)  12.68%
Elevation62 ft (19 m)
Highest elevation1,591 ft (485 m)
Lowest elevation
0 ft (0 m)
Population
 • Total1,307,402
 • Estimate 
(2019)[10]
1,423,852
 • Rank2nd in California
8th in the United States
 • Density4,369.26/sq mi (1,686.98/km2)
 • Urban
3,178,495 (15th)
 • Metro
3,338,330 (17th)
Demonym(s)San Diegan
Time zoneUTC−8 (Pacific)
 • Summer (DST)UTC−7 (PDT)
ZIP Codes[11]
92101–92124, 92126–92132, 92134–92140, 92142, 92143, 92145, 92147, 92149–92155, 92158–92161, 92163, 92165–92179, 92182, 92186, 92187, 92190–92199
Area codes619/858
FIPS code06-66000
GNIS feature IDs1661377, 2411782
WebsiteSanDiego.gov

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