Selma, California

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Selma, California
City of Selma
Selma Arts Center
Selma Arts Center
Official seal of Selma, California
Seal
Coat of arms of Selma, California
Coat of arms
Motto(s): 
"Raisin Capital Of The World"
Location in Fresno County and the state of California
Location in Fresno County and the state of California
Selma, California is located in the United States
Selma, California
Selma, California
Location in the United States
Coordinates: 36°34′15″N 119°36′43″W / 36.57083°N 119.61194°W / 36.57083; -119.61194Coordinates: 36°34′15″N 119°36′43″W / 36.57083°N 119.61194°W / 36.57083; -119.61194
CountryUnited States
StateCalifornia
CountyFresno
IncorporatedMarch 15, 1893[1]
Government
 • MayorMichael Derr[2]
 • Mayor Pro TemJim Avalos[2]
 • State SenatorAndy Vidak (R)[3]
 • State AssemblyJoaquin Arambula (D)[4]
 • U. S. CongressDavid Valadao (R)[5]
Area
 • Total5.14 sq mi (13.31 km2)
 • Land5.14 sq mi (13.31 km2)
 • Water0.00 sq mi (0.00 km2)  0%
Elevation308 ft (94 m)
Population
 (2010)
 • Total23,219
 • Estimate 
(2018)[8]
24,807
 • Density4,821.40/sq mi (1,861.91/km2)
Time zoneUTC-8 (PST)
 • Summer (DST)UTC-7 (PDT)
ZIP code
93662
Area code(s)559
FIPS code06-70882
GNIS feature IDs1659624, 2411863
Websitewww.cityofselma.com

Selma is a city is Fresno County, California. It is found 24 km southeast of Fresno. In 2010, 20,576 people lived there, much of them being African-American.

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 April 6, 2013.
  2. 2.0 2.1 "City Council". City of Selma. Retrieved July 16, 2017.
  3. "Senators". State of California. Retrieved April 6, 2013.
  4. "Members Assembly". State of California. Retrieved April 6, 2013.
  5. "California's 21st Congressional District - Representatives & District Map". Civic Impulse, LLC. Retrieved April 6, 2013.
  6. "2016 U.S. Gazetteer Files". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved Jun 28, 2017.
  7. "Selma". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey.
  8. "Population and Housing Unit Estimates". Retrieved July 28, 2019.

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