San Mateo, California

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City of San Mateo
San Mateo from above
San Mateo from above
Location in San Mateo County and the state of California
Location in San Mateo County and the state of California
City of San Mateo is located in the US
City of San Mateo
City of San Mateo
Location in the United States
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
CountySan Mateo
IncorporatedSeptember 4, 1894[1]
Named forSt. Matthew
Government
 • MayorRick Bonilla[2]
 • City managerLarry Patterson[3]
Area
 • Total15.88 sq mi (41.14 km2)
 • Land12.13 sq mi (31.42 km2)
 • Water3.75 sq mi (9.72 km2)  23.63%
Elevation46 ft (14 m)
Population
 • Total97,207 (US: 292nd)
 • Estimate 
(2016)
103,959
 • Density8,570.40/sq mi (3,309.14/km2)
Time zoneUTC−8 (Pacific)
 • Summer (DST)UTC−7 (PDT)
ZIP codes[7]
94401–94404, 94497
Area code650
FIPS code06-68252
GNIS feature IDs1659584, 2411800
Websitewww.cityofsanmateo.org

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 about 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. "California Cities by Incorporation Date" (Word). California Association of Local Agency Formation Commissions. Retrieved January 13, 2017.
  2. "Meet the Council". San Mateo, CA. Retrieved April 11, 2018.
  3. "Office of the City Manager". San Mateo, CA. Retrieved April 11, 2018.
  4. "2016 U.S. Gazetteer Files". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved Jun 28, 2017.
  5. "San Mateo". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey. Retrieved December 3, 2014.
  6. "San Mateo (city) QuickFacts". United States Census Bureau. Archived from the original on February 24, 2015. Retrieved February 23, 2015.
  7. "ZIP Code(tm) Lookup". United States Postal Service. Retrieved December 3, 2014.

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