San Bernardino, California

city in San Bernardino County, California, United States

San Bernardino is a city in San Bernardino County, California. It is one of the main cities in Southern California's Inland Empire region east of Los Angeles. It has a population of 209,924.

San Bernardino, California
Downtown San Bernardino
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SB; San Berdoo; Berdoo; Gate City; City on the Move; The Friendly City; The Heart of Southern California
Location in San Bernardino County and California
Location in San Bernardino County and California
San Bernardino is located in the United States
San Bernardino
San Bernardino
Location in the United States
Coordinates: 34°6′N 117°18′W / 34.100°N 117.300°W / 34.100; -117.300Coordinates: 34°6′N 117°18′W / 34.100°N 117.300°W / 34.100; -117.300
CountryUnited States
CountySan Bernardino
IncorporatedAugust 10, 1869[1]
Named forBernardino of Siena
 • TypeStrong-Mayor
 • MayorR. Carey Davis (R)[2]
 • City council[4]Virginia Marquez
Benito J. Barrios
John Valdivia
Fred Shorett
Bessine L. Richard
James Mulvihill
 • City managerAllen J. Parker[3]
 • TreasurerDavid C. Kennedy[2]
 • City attorneyGary Saenz[2]
 • City61.95 sq mi (160.45 km2)
 • Land61.52 sq mi (159.33 km2)
 • Water0.43 sq mi (1.13 km2)  0.74%
Elevation1,053 ft (321 m)
 • City209,924
 • Estimate 
 • Rank1st in San Bernardino County
17th in California
100th in the United States
 • Density3,515.17/sq mi (1,357.21/km2)
 • Metro
Time zoneUTC−8 (Pacific)
 • Summer (DST)UTC−7 (PDT)
ZIP codes
92401–92408, 92410–92415, 92418, 92420, 92423, 92424, 92427
Area code909
FIPS code06-65000
GNIS feature IDs1661375, 2411777

San Bernardino has a hot-summer Mediterranean climate (Csa in the Koeppen climate classification).

On 2 December 2015, 14 people were killed in a mass shooting.


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  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 "Elected Officials". City of San Bernardino. Archived from the original on May 24, 2016. Retrieved September 18, 2014.
  3. "City Manager's Office". City of San Bernardino. Retrieved January 24, 2015.
  4. "City of San Bernardino - Common Council".
  5. "2016 U.S. Gazetteer Files". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved Jun 28, 2017.
  6. "San Bernardino". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey. Retrieved December 3, 2014.
  7. "San Bernardino (city) QuickFacts". United States Census Bureau. Archived from the original on August 28, 2012. Retrieved March 20, 2015.