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Welcome to Corona ...
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Corona has a population of 169,829 people<2> (see below for details).
We don't have a date for the establishment of Corona.
Going back to its beginning, Corona was originally named South Riverside. For more information about the names of Corona, see The Names of Corona on our Genealogy Page.
The community of Corona is 830 feet [253 m] above sea level.<3>.
Time Zone: Corona lies in the Pacific Time Zone (PST/PDT) and observes daylight saving time
The area code for Corona: (951)
The ZIP codes for Corona: 92877-92883<4>
Websites for Corona ...
Official Website: www.ci.corona.ca.us/
Chamber of Commerce: www.coronachamber.org/
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Corona had an population of 169,829 people. This is an increase of 11.46% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 35.9% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Corona had a population of 152,374 people (or 6.96% of the total population of Riverside County). This makes Corona the county's 3rd most populous community.
The population of Corona represents 0.41% of the population of California (which has 37,253,956 people), making it the state's 33rd most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 152,374 people, the population of Corona increased 21.93% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 124,966 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Corona.
Communities Also Named Corona ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two California communities named Corona: This one is located in Riverside County and the other is located in Sonoma County.
Beyond California, there are 11 communities that are also named Corona - they are located in Alabama, Colorado, Florida, Kansas, Minnesota, Missouri, New Mexico, New York, South Dakota and Tennessee.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Corona.
Communities near Corona ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Corona.
To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...
We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.
We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Corona. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Corona.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Corona. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Corona.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Corona. Our list includes 20 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Corona.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Corona ...
Looking for more information about Corona? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.
In addition to the Tourism page for Corona, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Corona.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
The official website for Corona: www.ci.corona.ca.us/
The official website for Riverside County: www.co.riverside.ca.us/
The official website for State of California: https://www.ca.gov/
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This page was last modified: 20 Jul 2021