Vallejo, California

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Vallejo, California
City
City of Vallejo
Night falls on Mare Island.jpeg
View of Vallejo from Mare Island
Nickname(s): V-Town, Valley Joe, The V
Motto(s): City of Opportunity, The Naval City
Location in Solano County and the state of California
Location in Solano County and the state of California
Vallejo, California is located in the US
Vallejo, California
Vallejo, California
Location in the United States
Coordinates: 38°6′47″N 122°14′9″W / 38.11306°N 122.23583°W / 38.11306; -122.23583Coordinates: 38°6′47″N 122°14′9″W / 38.11306°N 122.23583°W / 38.11306; -122.23583
Country United States
State California
Region San Francisco Bay Area
County Solano
Founded 1851
Incorporated March 30, 1868[1]
Government
 • Type Council-Manager
 • Mayor Bob Sampayan[2]
 • City manager Daniel E. Keen[3]
 • State senator Bill Dodd (D)[4]
 • Assemblymember Tim Grayson (D)[4]
 • U. S. rep. Mike Thompson (D)[5]
Area[6]
 • Total 49.54 sq mi (128.31 km2)
 • Land 30.67 sq mi (79.44 km2)
 • Water 18.87 sq mi (48.87 km2)  38.0%
Elevation[7] 69 ft (21 m)
Population (2010)[8]
 • Total 115,942
 • Estimate (2016) 121,299
 • Rank 1st in Solano County
50th in California
 • Density 3,954.84/sq mi (1,526.95/km2)
Time zone Pacific (UTC-8)
 • Summer (DST) PDT (UTC-7)
ZIP codes 94589, 94590, 94591, 94592
Area code 707
FIPS code 06-81666
GNIS feature IDs 1661612, 2412142
Website www.ci.vallejo.ca.us

Vallejo (pronounced /vəˈleɪoʊ/ or /vəˈleɪhoʊ/ in English; /baˈjeho/ in the original Spanish) is a city in Solano County, California, United States.

References[change | change source]

  1. "California Cities by Incorporation Date". California Association of Local Agency Formation Commissions. Archived from the original (Word) on October 17, 2013. Retrieved August 25, 2014. 
  2. "Mayor & City Council". City of Vallejo. Retrieved December 20, 2014. 
  3. "City Manager". City of Vallejo. Retrieved November 30, 2014. 
  4. 4.0 4.1 "Statewide Database". UC Regents. Retrieved November 24, 2014. 
  5. "California's 5th Congressional District - Representatives & District Map". Civic Impulse, LLC. Retrieved October 6, 2014. 
  6. "2016 U.S. Gazetteer Files". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved Jun 28, 2017. 
  7. "Vallejo". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey. Retrieved October 22, 2014. 
  8. "Vallejo (city) QuickFacts". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved February 23, 2015.