San Mateo, California

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City of San Mateo
City
San Mateo from above
Location in San Mateo County and the state of California
Coordinates: 37°33′15″N 122°18′47″W / 37.55417°N 122.31306°W / 37.55417; -122.31306Coordinates: 37°33′15″N 122°18′47″W / 37.55417°N 122.31306°W / 37.55417; -122.31306
Country  United States
State  California
County San Mateo
Incorporated September 4, 1894
Government
 • Mayor Brandt Grotte
 • City Manager Susan Loftus
Area[1]
 • Total 15.884 sq mi (41.137 km2)
 • Land 12.130 sq mi (31.416 km2)
 • Water 3.754 sq mi (9.722 km2)  23.63%
Elevation 43 ft (13 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 97,207
 • Density 8,013.7/sq mi (3,094.1/km2)
  United States Census Bureau
Time zone PST (UTC-8)
 • Summer (DST) PDT (UTC-7)
ZIP codes 94401-94404
Area code(s) 650
FIPS code 06-68252
GNIS feature ID 1659584

San Mateo (/ˌsæn məˈt./ SAN mə-TAY-oh; Spanish for "Saint Matthew") is a city in San Mateo County, California, United States, in the San Francisco Bay Area. With a population of approximately 100,000 (97,207 at the 2010 census), it is one of the larger suburbs on the San Francisco Peninsula, located between Burlingame to the north, Foster City to the east, Belmont to the south, and Highlands-Baywood Park and Hillsborough to the west. San Mateo was incorporated in 1864.

References[change | change source]

  1. U.S. Census

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