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Welcome to Coronado ...
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Coronado has a population of 23,731 people<2> (see below for details).
While we don't have a date for the establishment of Coronado, you might get a feel for its founding by knowing that they incorporated December 11, 1890.
Coronado is near sea level<3>.
Time Zone: Coronado lies in the Pacific Time Zone (PST/PDT) and observes daylight saving time
The area code for Coronado: (619)
The ZIP codes for Coronado: 92118, 92178<4>
Websites for Coronado ...
Official Website: www.coronado.ca.us/
Chamber of Commerce: www.coronadochamber.com/
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Coronado had an population of 23,731 people. This is an increase of 25.48% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 1.53% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Coronado had a population of 18,912 people. This makes Coronado the county's 16th most populous community.
The population of Coronado represents 0.05% of the population of California (which has 37,253,956 people), making it the state's 298th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 18,912 people, the population of Coronado decreased 21.53% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 24,100 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Coronado.
Adding Coronado to Our Gazetteer ...
As we work on our Gazetteer, we occasionally find mention of a community that is new to us. When we find such a community, we add it to our Gazetteer with the hope of adding more information in the future.
We originally found mention of Coronado in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.
In addition, we also found mention of Coronado elsewhere: The earliest book where we found it mentioned was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Coronado on our Genealogy Page.
Communities Also Named Coronado ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 13 communities that are also named Coronado - they are located in Alberta, Arizona (2), Colorado (2), Florida, Kansas (2), New Mexico, Texas (3) and Virginia.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Coronado.
Communities near Coronado ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Coronado.
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 Coronado. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Coronado.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Coronado. 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 Coronado.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Coronado. Our list includes 25 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Coronado.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Coronado ...
Looking for more information about Coronado? 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 Coronado, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Coronado.
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The official website for Coronado: www.coronado.ca.us/
The official website for San Diego County: www.sdcounty.ca.gov/
The official website for State of California: https://www.ca.gov/
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This page was last modified: 20 Jan 2021