San Mateo, California

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City of San Mateo
City
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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
County San Mateo
Incorporated September 4, 1894[1]
Named for St. Matthew
Government
 • Mayor Rick Bonilla[2]
 • City manager Larry Patterson[3]
Area[4]
 • Total 15.88 sq mi (41.14 km2)
 • Land 12.13 sq mi (31.42 km2)
 • Water 3.75 sq mi (9.72 km2)  23.63%
Elevation[5] 46 ft (14 m)
Population (2010)[6]
 • Total 97,207 (US: 292nd)
 • Estimate (2016) 103,959
 • Density 8,570.40/sq mi (3,309.14/km2)
Time zone Pacific (UTC−8)
 • Summer (DST) PDT (UTC−7)
ZIP codes[7] 94401–94404, 94497
Area code 650
FIPS code 06-68252
GNIS feature IDs 1659584, 2411800
Website www.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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