Brea, California

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Brea, California
City of Brea
Market City Cafe in Brea downtown
Market City Cafe in Brea downtown
Official seal of Brea, California
Seal
Location of Brea in Orange County, California.
Location of Brea in Orange County, California.
Brea, California is located in the United States
Brea, California
Brea, California
Location in the United States
Coordinates: 33°55′24″N 117°53′20″W / 33.92333°N 117.88889°W / 33.92333; -117.88889Coordinates: 33°55′24″N 117°53′20″W / 33.92333°N 117.88889°W / 33.92333; -117.88889
CountryUnited States
StateCalifornia
CountyOrange
IncorporatedFebruary 23, 1917[1]
Named forSpanish for "natural asphalt" or "tar"
Government
 • City Council[4]Mayor Christine Marick
Mayor Pro Tem Marty Simonoff
Steven Vargas
Glenn Parker
Cecilia Hupp
 • City treasurerRick Rios [2]
 • City managerBill Gallardo[3]
Area
 • Total12.21 sq mi (31.62 km2)
 • Land12.17 sq mi (31.52 km2)
 • Water0.04 sq mi (0.10 km2)  0.26%
Elevation361 ft (110 m)
Population
 • Total39,282
 • Estimate 
(2019)[8]
43,255
 • Density3,554.52/sq mi (1,372.37/km2)
Time zoneUTC−8 (PST)
 • Summer (DST)UTC−7 (PDT)
ZIP codes
92821–92823
Area codes657/714, 562
FIPS code06-08100
GNIS feature IDs1660373, 2409897
Websitewww.cityofbrea.net

Brea is a city in Orange County, California. 39,282 people lived here at the 2010 census.

References[change | change source]

  1. "California Cities by Incorporation Date". California Association of Local Agency Formation Commissions. Archived from the original (Word) on November 3, 2014. Retrieved August 25, 2014.
  2. "City Treasurer". Brea, CA. Retrieved February 8, 2015.
  3. "City Manager's Office". Brea, CA. Retrieved June 3, 2019.
  4. "City Council". Brea, CA. Retrieved June 3, 2019.
  5. "2019 U.S. Gazetteer Files". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved July 1, 2020.
  6. "Brea". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey. Retrieved April 13, 2015.
  7. "Brea QuickFacts". United States Census Bureau. Archived from the original on April 17, 2015. Retrieved April 8, 2015.
  8. "Population and Housing Unit Estimates". United States Census Bureau. May 24, 2020. Retrieved May 27, 2020.