Carlsbad, California
City
City of Carlsbad
Downtown Carlsbad
Downtown Carlsbad
Official seal of Carlsbad, California
Seal
Nickname(s): Village by the Sea
Location of Carlsbad in San Diego County, California.
Location of Carlsbad in San Diego County, California.
Carlsbad is located in California
Carlsbad
Carlsbad
Location in the United States
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Coordinates: 33°7′19″N 117°17′49″W
Country  United States of America
State  California
County San Diego
Incorporated July 16, 1952[1]
Government
 • Type Council–manager[2]
 • Mayor Matt Hall[3]
Area[4]
 • Total 39.12 sq mi (101.31 km2)
 • Land 37.74 sq mi (97.74 km2)
 • Water 1.38 sq mi (3.57 km2)  3.55%
Elevation[5] 52 ft (16 m)
Population (2010)[6]
 • Total 105,328
 • Estimate (2016)[7] 113,952
 • Rank 5th in San Diego County
54th in California
 • Density 3,019.48/sq mi (1,165.83/km2)
Time zone Pacific (UTC−8)
 • Summer (DST) PDT (UTC−7)
ZIP codes 92008, 92009, 92010, 92011, 92018
Area codes 442/760
FIPS code 06-11194
GNIS feature IDs 16604372409984
City flower Bird‐of‐paradise[8]
Website www.carlsbadca.gov