San Francisco Bay Area

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San Francisco Bay Aurie
Nine coonty metropolitan aurie
San Francisco
San Francisco
San Jose
San Jose
KintraUnitit States
Major ceetiesSan Francisco
San Jose
Santa Rosa
Santa Clara
 • Metro
18,088 km2 (6,984 sq mi)
 • Nine coonty metropolitan aurie7.44 million[1]
 • Density411/km2 (1065/sq mi)
 • CSA
8.47 million[2]
Time zoneUTC-8 (PST)
 • Summer (DST)UTC-7 (PDT)
A view o the San Francisco skyline frae the bay.
San Francisco Bay Aurie map

The San Francisco Bay Aurie, commonly kent as the Bay Aurie, is a populatit region that surroonds the San Francisco an San Pablo estuars in Northren Californie, Unitit States. The region encompasses the major ceeties an metropolitan auries o San Francisco, Oakland, an San Jose, alang wi smawer urban an landwart auries.[3] The Bay Aurie's nine coonties are Alameda, Contra Costa, Marin, Napa, San Francisco, San Mateo, Santa Clara, Solano, an Sonoma.[3][4] Hame tae approximately 7.44 million fowk,[1] the nine-coonty Bay Aurie conteens mony ceeties, touns, airports, an associatit regional, state, an naitional pairks, connectit bi a netwirk o roads, heich-gates, railroads, brigs, tunnels an commuter rail. The combined urban aurie o the region is the seicont-lairgest in Californie (efter the Greater Los Angeles aurie), the fift-lairgest in the Unitit States, an the 43rd-lairgest urban aurie in the warld.

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  3. a b "San Francisco Bay Area Vision Project". Archived frae the original on 29 October 2013. Retrieved 4 November 2011.
  4. "The Association of Bay Area Governments". 14 Apryle 2011. Retrieved 4 November 2011.

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Coordinates: 37°45′N 122°17′W / 37.750°N 122.283°W / 37.750; -122.283