Porterville, California

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Porterville, California
City of Porterville
Flag of Porterville, California
Official seal of Porterville, California
Nickname(s): 
P'ville,[source?] Poros,[1] BandTown USA,[source?] Gateway to the Sequoia National Monument[source?]
Location of Porterville in Tulare County and the U.S. state of California
Location of Porterville in Tulare County and the U.S. state of California
Porterville is located in California
Porterville
Porterville
Location in California
Porterville is located in the United States
Porterville
Porterville
Location in the United States
Coordinates: 36°4′7″N 119°1′39″W / 36.06861°N 119.02750°W / 36.06861; -119.02750Coordinates: 36°4′7″N 119°1′39″W / 36.06861°N 119.02750°W / 36.06861; -119.02750
CountryUnited States
StateCalifornia
CountyTulare
CSAVisalia-Porterville-Hanford
MetroVisalia-Porterville
IncorporatedMay 7, 1902[2]
Government
 • TypeCharter city,[3] Council-Manager
 • City ManagerJohn D. Lollis[4]
 • MayorMartha A. Flores [5]
 • Vice MayorBrian Ward[5]
Area
 • City18.66 sq mi (48.34 km2)
 • Land18.61 sq mi (48.20 km2)
 • Water0.06 sq mi (0.14 km2)  0.41%
 • Metro
4,839 sq mi (12,530 km2)
Elevation459 ft (140 m)
Population
 • City64,289
 • Estimate 
(2019)
59,599
 • Density3,202.70/sq mi (1,236.55/km2)
 • Metro
459,446
 • Metro density95/sq mi (37/km2)
Demonym(s)Portervillian
Time zoneUTC−8 (Pacific)
 • Summer (DST)UTC−7 (PDT)
ZIP codes
93257–93258, 93265, 93267, 93270, 93260[9]
Area code(s)559
FIPS code06-58240
GNIS feature IDs1652779, 2411470
Websitewww.ci.porterville.ca.us

Porterville is a city in the San Joaquin Valley, in Tulare County, California, United States.

References[change | change source]

  1. "Porterville PD Pick Up X4 Norteño Gang Members". Porterville Post. 2008-06-18. Retrieved 2011-04-23.
  2. "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.
  3. "Form of Government". City of Porterville. Archived from the original on November 22, 2014. Retrieved November 20, 2014.
  4. "City Manager". City of Porterville. Archived from the original on April 18, 2020. Retrieved October 22, 2014.
  5. 5.0 5.1 "City Council". City of Porterville. Archived from the original on February 16, 2020. Retrieved October 8, 2014.
  6. "2019 U.S. Gazetteer Files". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved July 1, 2020.
  7. "Porterville". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey. Retrieved October 21, 2014.
  8. "U.S. Census website". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved May 18, 2015.
  9. "ZIP Code(tm) Lookup". United States Postal Service. Retrieved May 18, 2015.