San Dimas, California

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San Dimas, California
City Hall (2017)
City Hall (2017)
Location within California and Los Angeles County
Location within California and Los Angeles County
Coordinates: 34°6′10″N 117°48′58″W / 34.10278°N 117.81611°W / 34.10278; -117.81611Coordinates: 34°6′10″N 117°48′58″W / 34.10278°N 117.81611°W / 34.10278; -117.81611
Country United States
State California
County Los Angeles
IncorporatedAugust 4, 1960[1]
Government
 • TypeCity council/city manager[2]
 • MayorEmmett Badar[3]
 • City Council[5]Denis Bertone
John Ebiner
Ryan A. Vienna
Eric Weber
 • City ManagerKen Duran[4]
Area
 • Total15.43 sq mi (39.96 km2)
 • Land15.04 sq mi (38.95 km2)
 • Water0.39 sq mi (1.01 km2)  2.53%
Elevation955 ft (291 m)
Population
 (2010)
 • Total33,371
 • Estimate 
(2019)[8]
33,621
 • Density2,235.88/sq mi (863.27/km2)
Time zoneUTC-8 (PST)
 • Summer (DST)UTC-7 (PDT)
ZIP code
91773[9]
Area code909[10]
FIPS code06-66070
GNIS feature IDs1652785, 2411784
Websitesandimasca.gov

San Dimas is a city in the San Gabriel Valley of Los Angeles County, California. At the 2010 census, 33,371 people lived there. The city gets its name from the Spanish name for Saint Dismas.[12]

The 1989 movie Bill & Ted's Excellent Adventure and its 1991 sequel Bill & Ted's Bogus Journey were both set in San Dimas. Neither were filmed in the city, they were mainly filmed in Phoenix, Arizona and Los Angeles.[source?]

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 Manager's Office". Retrieved 2 December 2017.
  3. "City Council". City of San Dimas. Retrieved May 5, 2020.
  4. "City Manager's Office". City of San Dimas. Retrieved May 5, 2020.
  5. "City Council". City of San Dimas. Retrieved May 5, 2020.
  6. "2019 U.S. Gazetteer Files". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved July 1, 2020.
  7. "San Dimas". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey. Retrieved December 19, 2014.
  8. "Population and Housing Unit Estimates". United States Census Bureau. May 24, 2020. Retrieved May 27, 2020.
  9. "USPS – ZIP Code Lookup – Find a ZIP+ 4 Code By City Results". Retrieved 2007-01-18.
  10. "Number Administration System – NPA and City/Town Search Results". Archived from the original on February 5, 2012. Retrieved 2007-01-18.
  11. "Census of Population and Housing". Census.gov. Retrieved June 4, 2015.
  12. San Dimas Chamber of Commerce (October 2007). "A Brief History of San Dimas". California Historic Route 66 Association. Archived from the original on July 3, 2008.