Huntington Beach, California
Charter city[2]
City of Huntington Beach[1]
Aerial view of Huntington Beach, Brookhurst Street & Pacific Coast Highway in April 2008.
Aerial view of Huntington Beach, Brookhurst Street & Pacific Coast Highway in April 2008.
Flag of Huntington Beach, California
Flag
Official seal of Huntington Beach, California
Seal
Nickname(s): Surf City[3]
Location of Huntington Beach in Orange County, California.
Location of Huntington Beach in Orange County, California.
Huntington Beach, California is located in the US
Huntington Beach, California
Huntington Beach, California
Location in the United States
Coordinates: 33°41′34″N 118°0′1″WCoordinates33°41′34″N 118°0′1″W
Country United States of America
State California
County Orange
IncorporatedFebruary 17, 1909[4]
Named forHenry E. Huntington
Government
 • TypeCity Council/City Manager[2]
 • City council[9]Mike Posey, Mayor[5]
Patrick Brenden
Barbara Delgleize
Jill Hardy
Billy O'Connell
Erik Peterson
Lyn Semeta
 • City attorneyMichael E. Gates[6]
 • City treasurerAlisa Cutchen[7]
 • City clerkRobin Estanislau[8]
Area[10]
 • Total32.12 sq mi (83.20 km2)
 • Land26.94 sq mi (69.77 km2)
 • Water5.19 sq mi (13.43 km2)  16.10%
Elevation[11]39 ft (12 m)
Population (2010)[12]
 • Total189,992
 • Estimate (2016)[13]200,652
 • Rank4th in Orange County
22nd in California
 • Density7,448.66/sq mi (2,875.92/km2)
Time zonePacific (UTC−8)
 • Summer (DST)PDT (UTC−7)
ZIP codes[14]92605, 92615, 92646–92649
Area codes562657/714
FIPS code06-36000
GNIS feature IDs16527242410811
Websitehuntingtonbeachca.gov