California gained its current status as a state in the year 1850. The government of California is lead by Jerry Brown and is based in the state capital of Sacramento (Population: 466,488).
The most populous cities in California are: Los Angeles (Population: 3,792,621), San Diego (Population: 1,307,402), San Jose (Population: 945,942), San Francisco (Population: 805,235), Fresno (Population: 494,665).
California State - Quick Facts
|Year of Establishment||1850|
|Capital||Sacramento (Population: 466,488)|
|Head of Government||Jerry Brown|
|Total Area||411,049 sq km (158,707 sq miles)|
|Population Density||90.6 sq km (234.7 sq miles)|