Fresno, California
City
City of Fresno
Downtown Fresno
Downtown Fresno
Flag of Fresno, California
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Official seal of Fresno, California
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Location of Fresno in Fresno County, California.
Location of Fresno in Fresno County, California.
Fresno, California is located in the US
Fresno, California
Fresno, California
Location in the United States
Coordinates: 36°45′N 119°46′W
Country  United States
State  California
County

Fresno


Region San Joaquin Valley
Railway station 1872
Incorporated October 12, 1885[1]
Named for Spanish for "ash tree"
Government
 • Type Mayor-Council
 • Mayor Lee Brand[2]
 • City manager Wilma Quan-Schecter[3]
 • City council[4] Esmeralda Soria
Steve Brandau
Oliver Baines III
Paul Caprioglio
Luis Chavez
Garry Bredefeld
Clint Olivier
Area[5]
 • City 114.70 sq mi (297.07 km2)
 • Land 114.42 sq mi (296.34 km2)
 • Water 0.28 sq mi (0.73 km2)  0.31%
Elevation[6] 308 ft (94 m)
Population (2010)[7]
 • City 494,665
 • Estimate (2017)[8] 527,438
 • Rank 1st in Fresno County
5th in California
34th in the United States
 • Density 4,562.76/sq mi (1,761.69/km2)
 • Metro[9] 972,297
Demonym(s) Fresnan
Time zone Pacific (UTC−8)
 • Summer (DST) PDT (UTC−7)
ZIP codes[10] 93650, 93701–93712, 93714–93718, 93720–93730, 93737, 93740, 93741, 93744, 93745, 93747, 93750, 93755, 93760, 93761, 93764, 93765, 93771–79, 93786, 93790–94, 93844, 93888
Area code 559
FIPS code 06-27000[11]
GNIS feature IDs 2776062410546
Website www.fresno.gov