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Fresno, Californie
Ceety
Ceety o Fresno
Dountoun Fresno in Januar 2008

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Nickname(s): Raisin Caipital o the Warld, Freshno, Fres-Yes, The No
Location in the state o Californie
Fresno, Californie is located in United States
Fresno, Californie
Fresno, Californie
Location in the Unitit States
Coordinates: 36°45′N 119°46′W / 36.750°N 119.767°W / 36.750; -119.767
Kintra Unitit States
State Californie
Coonty Fresno
Region San Joaquin Valley
Foondit 1872
Incorporatit October 12, 1885[2]
Government
 • Type Mayor-Cooncil
 • Mayor Ashley Swearengin (R)[3]
 • Ceety Manager Bruce Rudd[4]
 • City Council Blong Xiong
Steve Brandau
Oliver Baines III
Paul Caprioglio
Sal Quintero
Lee Brand
Clint Olivier[5]
Area[6]
 • Ceety 112.308 sq mi (290.877 km2)
 • Land 111.957 sq mi (289.967 km2)
 • Water 0.351 sq mi (0.91 km2)  0.31%
Elevation[7] 308 ft (94 m)
Population (2010)[8]
 • Ceety 509,039[1]
 • Rank 1st in Fresno County
5th in California
34th in the United States
 • Metro 1,081,315
Demonym Fresnan
Time zone PST (UTC-8)
 • Summer (DST) PDT (UTC-7)
ZIP code 93650, 93701-12, 93714-18, 93720-30, 93737, 93740-41, 93744-45, 93747, 93750, 93755, 93761, 93764-65, 93771-79, 93786, 93790-94, 93844, 93888
Aurie code 559
FIPS code 06-27000[9]
GNIS featur IDs 277606, 2410546
Website fresno.gov

Fresno (/ˈfrɛzn/ FREZ-noh) is a ceety in Central Californie, Unitit States, the coonty seat o Fresno Coonty. As o 2012, the ceety's population wis 509,039 makin it the fift lairgest ceety in Californie, the lairgest inland ceety in Californie an the 34t lairgest in the naition. Fresno is in the center o the San Joaquin Valley an is the lairgest ceety in the Central Valley, which contains the San Joaquin Valley. Approximately 200 miles (320 km) north o Los Angeles, an 170 miles (270 km) sooth o the state capital, Sacramento. Metropolitan Fresno haes a population o 1,107,416.[citation needit] The name Fresno is the Spainyie leid wird for the ash tree, an an ash leaf is featured on the ceety's flag.

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  1. New York City tops in population; 8 more cities above 1M - The Business Journals
  2. "California Cities by Incorporation Date" (Word). California Association of Local Agency Formation Commissions. Retrieved April 6, 2013. 
  3. "Mayor's Office". City of Fresno. Retrieved April 6, 2013. 
  4. "City Manager". City of Fresno. Retrieved January 4, 2014. 
  5. "City Council". City of Fresno. Retrieved April 6, 2013. 
  6. U.S. Census
  7. "Fresno". Geographic Names Information System, U.S. Geological Survey. 
  8. "American FactFinder". U.S. Census Bureau. Retrieved 5 September 2012. 
  9. "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2008-01-31.