Outline of California

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The location of the state of California in the United States

The following outline is provided as an overview of and topical guide to the U.S. state of California:

Californiamost populous and the third most extensive of the 50 states of the United States of America. California is home to Los Angeles, San Francisco, San Diego, and Sacramento, respectively the 2nd, 6th, 17th, and 23rd most populous metropolitan areas of the United States. California borders the North Pacific Ocean and Baja California in the Southwestern United States. California includes both Mount Whitney, the highest (4421 m) mountain peak in the contiguous United States, and Death Valley, the lowest (-86 m) and hottest (56.7 °C) place in North America. California joined the Union as the 31st state on September 9, 1850.

General reference

An enlargeable map of the state of California

Geography of California

Places in California

Environment of California

Natural geographic features of California

Regions of California

Administrative divisions of California

An enlargeable map of the 58 counties of the state of California

Demography of California

Government and politics of California

Main article: Government of California and Politics of California

Branches of the government of California

Executive branch of the government of California

Legislative branch of the government of California

Judicial branch of the government of California

Law and order in California

Military in California

Local government in California

History of California

History of California

History of California, by period

The location of the state of California in the United States of America
An enlargeable map of the state of California
An enlargeable map of the 58 counties of the state of California

History of California, by region

History of California, by subject

Culture of California

The arts in California

Sports in California

Economy and infrastructure of California

Education in California

See also

References

External links

Wikimedia Atlas of California








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