|State of California|
|• Total||163,696 sq mi (423,970 km2)|
|• Width||250 miles (400 km)|
|• Length||770 miles (1,240 km)|
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Is California gaining or losing population?
California Losing Residents Via Domestic Migration. For many years, more people have been leaving California for other states than have been moving here. On net, the state lost 1 million residents to domestic migration—about 2.5 percent of its total population. These population losses are low in historical terms.
How many miles is the West Coast?
According to the US Census (which compiles geographical data from multiple government agencies), the general coastline of the entire US is 12,383 miles, while the shoreline is 88,633 miles.
What are 3 interesting facts about California?
35 Interesting Facts About California
- The Grizzly Bear State! California was formerly known as the Grizzly Bear State.
- America’s Richest Farming Region!
- The Tallest, Largest, And Oldest Tree In The World.
- A Harbinger To America’s Economy!
- California Gold Rush.
- Largest Mass Migration In History.
- Laundry Crisis.
Did us buy California from Mexico?
Mexico ceded nearly all the territory now included in the U.S. states of New Mexico, Utah, Nevada, Arizona, California, Texas, and western Colorado for $15 million and U.S. assumption of its citizens’ claims against Mexico. Read more about the Treaty of Guadalupe Hidalgo.
What is the life expectancy in California?
California has the fourth-highest life expectancy among all U.S. states (80.8 years). The top 10 U.S. states and territories by life expectancy are: Hawaii, Minnesota, Puerto Rico, Connecticut, California, Massachusetts, New York, Vermont, New Hampshire, New Jersey.
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