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The West > California > Geography

Geographic centers > Location
38 miles east of Madera, between North Fork and Italian Bar
Geographic regions
The West
Land Acreage > Total 101 million acres [3rd of 45]
Land Acreage > Total Cropland 11.4 million acres [13th of 43]
Land Acreage > Total Forest Land 23.7 million acres [4th of 44]
Land Acreage > Total Pasture or Range Land 56.9 million acres [3rd of 43]
Land area 155,959 sq mi [3rd of 56]
Land borders
Oregon, Nevada, Arizona; international borders: Mexico
Largest cities (with populations) Los Angeles - 3,845,541
Mean County Area 7,309.84 sq.km. [6th of 49]
Percentage of area water 4.73% [21st of 50]
State capitals (with populations) Sacramento - 454,330
Tornadoes > Fatalities 0 [47th of 55]
Tornadoes > Injuries 83 [36th of 55]
Tornadoes > Total cost of damage $63,260,032.00 [31st of 55]
Tornadoes > Total number 214 [32nd of 55]
Total area 163,696 sq mi [3rd of 50]
US National Historic Landmarks > Number 135 [4th of 51]
US National Historic Landmarks > Number, non-duplicated 134 [4th of 51]
Water area 7,736 sq mi [6th of 50]

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