List of Cities and Towns in California

List of Cities and Towns in California

Rank City Population (CDF 1-10) Population (USC 7-08) County
1 Los Angeles 4,094,764 3,833,995 Los Angeles
2 San Diego 1,376,173 1,305,754 San Diego
3 San Jose 1,023,083 948,279 Santa Clara
4 San Francisco 856,095 808,976 San Francisco
5 Fresno 502,303 476,050 Fresno
6 Long Beach 494,709 463,789 Los Angeles
7 Sacramento 486,189 463,794 Sacramento
8 Oakland 430,666 404,155 Alameda
9 Santa Ana 357,754 339,130 Orange
10 Anaheim 353,643 335,288 Orange
11 Bakersfield 338,952 321,078 Kern
12 Riverside 304,051 295,357 Riverside
13 Stockton 292,133 287,037 San Joaquin
14 Chula Vista 237,595 219,318 San Diego
15 Fremont 218,128 202,867 Alameda
16 Irvine 217,686 207,500 Orange
17 Modesto 211,536 202,967 Stanislaus
18 Glendale 207,902 197,176 Los Angeles
19 San Bernardino 204,800 198,580 San Bernardino
20 Huntington Beach 203,484 192,620 Orange
21 Oxnard 200,004 185,717 Ventura
22 Fontana 190,356 184,984 San Bernardino
23 Moreno Valley 188,537 190,871 Riverside
24 Oceanside 183,095 169,684 San Diego
25 Rancho Cucamonga 178,904 171,176 San Bernardino
26 Santa Clarita 177,641 169,500 Los Angeles
27 Garden Grove 175,618 165,796 Orange
28 Ontario 174,536 171,691 San Bernardino
29 Pomona 163,683 152,699 Los Angeles
30 Santa Rosa 163,436 155,796 Sonoma
31 Salinas 153,948 143,640 Monterey
32 Hayward 153,104 142,061 Alameda
33 Palmdale 152,622 143,197 Los Angeles
34 Pasadena 151,576 143,080 Los Angeles
35 Corona 150,416 149,923 Riverside
36 Torrance 149,717 140,820 Los Angeles
37 Escondido 147,514 137,103 San Diego
38 Lancaster 145,875 145,469 Los Angeles
39 Elk Grove 143,885 133,003 Sacramento
40 Orange 142,708 136,392 Orange
41 Sunnyvale 140,450 132,109 Santa Clara
42 Fullerton 138,610 131,868 Orange
43 Thousand Oaks 130,209 123,091 Ventura
44 Simi Valley 126,902 120,543 Ventura
45 El Monte 126,464 121,791 Los Angeles
46 Visalia 125,971 121,040 Tulare
47 Concord 125,864 121,160 Contra Costa
48 Vallejo 121,435 114,729 Solano
49 Inglewood 119,053 112,714 Los Angeles
50 Santa Clara 118,830 110,200 Santa Clara
51 Costa Mesa 117,178 110,080 Orange
52 Roseville 115,781 112,660 Placer
53 Downey 113,715 107,587 Los Angeles
54 West Covina 112,890 105,790 Los Angeles
55 Victorville 112,097 110,318 San Bernardino
56 San Buenaventura (Ventura) 109,946 103,706 Ventura
57 Norwalk 109,817 102,982 Los Angeles
58 Burbank 108,469 102,968 Los Angeles
59 Daly City 108,383 101,514 San Mateo
60 Berkeley 108,119 101,371 Alameda
61 Carlsbad 106,804 96,374 San Diego
62 Fairfield 105,955 103,683 Solano
63 Richmond 105,630 102,285 Contra Costa
64 Temecula 105,029 97,100 Riverside
65 Antioch 102,330 100,219 Contra Costa
66 South Gate 101,914 96,640 Los Angeles
67 Murrieta 101,487 97,918 Riverside
68 Mission Viejo 100,725 94,461 Orange
69 Rialto 100,260 98,700 San Bernardino
70 Compton 99,769 93,851 Los Angeles
71 El Cajon 99,637 92,718 San Diego
72 Carson 98,047 92,366 Los Angeles
73 San Mateo 97,535 92,256 San Mateo
74 Vista 97,513 91,144 San Diego
75 Vacaville 97,305 92,219 Solano
76 Clovis 96,868 92,318 Fresno
77 Westminster 94,294 88,975 Orange
78 Santa Maria 93,225 86,356 Santa Barbara
79 Santa Monica 92,703 87,664 Los Angeles
80 Redding 91,561 90,201 Shasta
81 Santa Barbara 90,893 86,093 Santa Barbara
82 Hawthorne 90,145 84,305 Los Angeles
83 Alhambra 89,501 85,953 Los Angeles
84 Hesperia 88,479 85,883 San Bernardino
85 Chico 88,228 83,791 Butte
86 Citrus Heights 88,115 84,432 Sacramento
87 Whittier 87,128 82,267 Los Angeles
88 Newport Beach 86,738 79,661 Orange
89 Livermore 85,312 80,188 Alameda
90 Chino 84,742 83,031 San Bernardino
91 San Marcos 84,391 79,114 San Diego
92 Buena Park 84,141 79,379 Orange
93 Lakewood 83,636 78,444 Los Angeles
94 Indio 83,675 84,443 Riverside
95 San Leandro 83,183 77,880 Alameda
96 Tracy 82,107 79,196 San Joaquin
97 Baldwin Park 81,604 77,380 Los Angeles
98 Merced 80,985 77,160 Merced
99 Chino Hills 78,971 73,879 San Bernardino
100 Napa 78,791 74,547 Napa

List of Counties in California

County
FIPS code
County seat
Established
Created from parts of
Population Area
Alameda County 001 Oakland 1853 Contra Costa and Santa Clara 1,474,368 738 mi²
(1,911 km²)
Alpine County 003 Markleeville 1864 Amador, El Dorado, Calaveras, Mono and Tuolumne 1,061 739 sq mi
Amador County 005 Jackson 1854 Calaveras 38,238 593 sq mi
Butte County 007 Oroville 1850 Original 220,337 1,640 sq mi
Calaveras County 009 San Andreas 1850 Original 46,843 1,020 sq mi
Colusa County 011 Colusa 1850 Original 21,204 1,151 sq mi
Contra Costa County 013 Martinez 1850 Original 1,029,703 720 sq mi
Del Norte County 015 Crescent City 1857 Klamath 29,100 1,008 sq mi
El Dorado County 017 Placerville 1850 Original 176,075 1,712 sq mi
Fresno County 019 Fresno 1856 Mariposa, Merced and Tulare 909,153 5,963 sq mi
Glenn County 021 Willows 1891 Colusa 28,237 1,315 sq mi
Humboldt County 023 Eureka 1853 Trinity 129,000 3,573 sq mi
Imperial County 025 El Centro 1907 San Diego 163,972 4,175 sq mi
Inyo County 027 Independence 1866 Mono and Tulare 17,136 10,192 sq mi
Kern County 029 Bakersfield 1866 Los Angeles and Tulare 800,458 8,142 sq mi
Kings County 031 Hanford 1893 Tulare 149,518 1,390 sq mi
Lake County 033 Lakeport 1861 Napa 64,866 1,258 sq mi
Lassen County 035 Susanville 1864 Plumas and Shasta, and now defunct Lake County, Nevada. 34,574 4,558 sq mi
Los Angeles County 037 Los Angeles 1850 Original 9,862,049 4,060 sq mi
Madera County 039 Madera 1893 Fresno 148,333 2,138 sq mi
Marin County 041 San Rafael 1850 Original 248,794 520 sq mi
Mariposa County 043 Mariposa 1850 Original 17,976 1,451 sq mi
Mendocino County 045 Ukiah 1850 Original 86,221 3,509 sq mi
Merced County 047 Merced 1855 Mariposa 246,117 1,929 sq mi
Modoc County 049 Alturas 1874 Siskiyou 9,184 3,944 sq mi
Mono County 051 Bridgeport 1861 Calaveras, Fresno and Mariposa 12,774 3,044 sq mi
Monterey County 053 Salinas 1850 Original 408,238 3,322 sq mi
Napa County 055 Napa 1850 Original 133,433 754 sq mi
Nevada County 057 Nevada City 1851 Yuba 97,118 958 sq mi
Orange County 059 Santa Ana 1889 Los Angeles 3,010,759 790 sq mi
Placer County 061 Auburn 1851 Sutter and Yuba 341,945 1,503 sq mi
Plumas County 063 Quincy 1854 Butte 20,275 2,554 sq mi
Riverside County 065 Riverside 1893 San Bernardino and San Diego 2,100,516 7,208 sq mi
Sacramento County 067 Sacramento 1850 Original 1,394,154 966 sq mi
San Benito County 069 Hollister 1874 Monterey 54,699 1,389 sq mi
San Bernardino County 071 San Bernardino 1853 Los Angeles 2,015,355 20,062 sq mi
San Diego County 073 San Diego 1850 Original 3,001,072 4,204 sq mi
San Francisco County 075 San Francisco 1850 Original 845,559 47 sq mi
San Joaquin County 077 Stockton 1850 Original 672,388 1,399 sq mi
San Luis Obispo County 079 San Luis Obispo 1850 Original 265,297 3,304 sq mi
San Mateo County 081 Redwood City 1856 San Francisco 712,690 449 sq mi
Santa Barbara County 083 Santa Barbara 1850 Original 405,396 2,738 sq mi
Santa Clara County 085 San Jose 1850 Original 1,764,499 1,291 sq mi
Santa Cruz County 087 Santa Cruz 1850 Original 253,137 446 sq mi
Shasta County 089 Redding 1850 Original 180,214 3,786 sq mi
Sierra County 091 Downieville 1852 Yuba 3,263 953 sq mi
Siskiyou County 093 Yreka 1852 Shasta and Klamath 44,542 6,287 sq mi
Solano County 095 Fairfield 1850 Original 407,515 828 sq mi
Sonoma County 097 Santa Rosa 1850 Original 466,741 1,576 sq mi
Stanislaus County 099 Modesto 1854 Tuolumne 510,694 1,495 sq mi
Sutter County 101 Yuba City 1850 Original 92,207 603 sq mi
Tehama County 103 Red Bluff 1856 Butte, Colusa and Shasta 61,550 2,951 sq mi
Trinity County 105 Weaverville 1850 Original 14,317 3,179 sq mi
Tulare County 107 Visalia 1852 Mariposa 426,276 4,824 sq mi
Tuolumne County 109 Sonora 1850 Original 55,644 2,236 sq mi
Ventura County 111 Ventura 1872 Santa Barbara 797,740 1,846 sq mi
Yolo County 113 Woodland 1850 Original 197,658 1,012 sq mi
Yuba County 115 Marysville 1850 Original 73,067 630 sq mi