Where is Modesto, California?
Where are we located?
We're located in Modesto, California, which is located within Stanislaus County in the Central Valley of Modesto. Our neighboring county to the North is San Joaquin County. To the South is Merced County, and to the West is Alameda County, Santa Clara County, and Contra Costa County.
The Central Valley is a large, flat valley that dominates the central portion of California. It is primarily agricultural. It is bounded by the Cascade Range in the north, the Sierra Nevada to the east, the Tehachapi Mountains to the south, and the Coast Ranges and San Francisco Bay to the west.
What's special about Modesto?
George Lucas grew in Modesto, CA
Carol Channing lives in Modesto, CA
Gallo Winery has it's headquarters in Modesto, CA
Sciabica Olive Oil has it's headquarters in Modesto, CA
Home of the Modesto Nuts - a minor league baseball team.
There is an airport in Modesto - free parking
Sights in Modesto:
Attractions near Modesto:
It is 110 miles from Yosemite National Park, 80 miles from Sacramento, 90 miles from San Jose and San Francisco. It is two hours away from Monterey and Carmel. It is also about two hours away from Lake Tahoe.
Demographics information regarding Modesto (incl. Modesto Population)
The city has a total area of 93.1 square Km. (36.0 square miles). 2000 census shows a Modesto population of 188,856 people. The Modesto median age is 33 years old.
Calculation of County Population Density per square mile based on the above data:
Population density ranked from lowest to highest
Driving Directions from Walnut Creek to Modesto (Driving from the west of Modesto)
I-680 S toward San Jose
I was once asked this question: Which side of I-5 is Modesto located on?
Modesto is located to the west of I-5
How good are Modesto Schools?
Discussing school quality is yet another project, and should probably be in it's own education type web page for Modesto. You can start your research here: Finding out how Modesto Schools Rank. Type in Modesto, CA and then proceed to compare Modesto schools to other places in the US. The education comparison resource lists the % in reading and in math.
Quality Modesto Resources on the web:
Modesto Census from HelloModesto.com - has population broken down into increments of 5 years. This web page shows racial demographics as well
Modesto demographics from Moeny Magazine - in their series of
best places to live 2007. You can also search for other cities
through this resource. It lists the Modesto Population as 216,900,
and median home price to be $360,485, and median family income per year
of $52,458. See for yourself and compare these statistics to other
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Summary of this Where is Modesto web page.
Where is Modesto, California? is a web page describing the geographical location in the Central Valley. Listed here, are the cities and counties that surround Modesto, CA. There is some demographic information about Modesto (ie. population in Modesto) and the surrounding areas - mostly information regarding population from census, and size of the counties. Included is a map of Central Valley, California. There's also listing of highlights in Modesto, and sight seeing opportunities surround Modesto. There's also a listing of famous people from or living in Modesto (besides ourselves!). Finally there is a calculation of the population density of the Counties of Stanislaus, San Joaquin, Merced, Alameda, Santa Clara, and Contra Costa. In essence we have cataloged a list of nearby cities to Modesto and displayed some Modesto facts. There's a very valuable link regarding the quality of Modesto educational system. Who would benefit from this Modesto web page? People moving to Modesto, interested in Modesto facts, proud of Modesto, looking for things to do in Modesto and people driving to Modesto for whatever reason (ie.a concert at the Gallo Center for the Arts, or visiting some friends in Modesto).
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