Ventura County, California

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Ventura County, California
County
County of Ventura
Location in the state of California
Location in the state of California
California's location in the United States
California's location in the United States
Country United States
State California
Region California Central Coast
Established March 22, 1872[1]
County seat Ventura
Largest city Oxnard (population only)
Area
 • Total 2,208 sq mi (5,720 km2)
 • Land 1,843 sq mi (4,770 km2)
 • Water 365 sq mi (950 km2)
Highest elevation[2] 8,835 ft (2,693 m)
Population (April 1, 2010)[3]
 • Total 823,318
 • Estimate (2014)[3] 846,178
 • Density 372.88/sq mi (143.97/km2)
Time zone Pacific Time Zone (UTC−8)
 • Summer (DST) Pacific Daylight Time (UTC−7)
Area codes 805, 747/818
FIPS code 06-111
GNIS feature ID 277320
Website www.countyofventura.org

Ventura County is a county in the southern part of the U.S. state of California. As of the 2010 census, 823,318 lived there.[4] The county seat is Ventura.[5]

Ventura County includes Oxnard-Thousand Oaks-Ventura, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area, which is also part of the Los Angeles-Long Beach, CA Combined Statistical Area. It is the southernmost county along the California Central Coast.[6]

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Coordinates: 34°22′N 119°09′W / 34.36°N 119.15°W / 34.36; -119.15