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Welcome to Livermore ...

The city of Livermore is located in Alameda County<1>.

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Livermore has a population of 90,189 people<2> (see below for details).

Livermore was established in 1835 and was incorporated April 1, 1876.

The community of Livermore is 490 feet [149 m] above sea level.<3>.

Time Zone: Livermore lies in the Pacific Time Zone (PST/PDT) and observes daylight saving time

The area code for Livermore: (925)

The ZIP codes for Livermore: 94550-94551<4>

Websites for Livermore ...

Official Website: www.ci.livermore.ca.us/

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Livermore had an population of 90,189 people. This is an increase of 11.39% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 22.97% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Livermore had a population of 80,968 people (or 5.36% of the total population of Alameda County). This makes Livermore the county's 6th most populous community.

The population of Livermore represents 0.22% of the population of California (which has 37,253,956 people), making it the state's 92nd most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 80,968 people, the population of Livermore increased 10.39% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 73,345 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Livermore.

Communities Also Named Livermore ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 7 communities that are also named Livermore - they are located in Colorado, Iowa, Kentucky, Maine, Missouri, New Hampshire and Pennsylvania.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Livermore.

Communities near Livermore ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Livermore.

  • Fremont [Alameda County]
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    • Fremont [Alameda County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the southwest of Livermore
    • Estimated population in 2019: 241,110 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fremont
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Fremont<6>
  • Hayward [Alameda County]
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    • Hayward [Alameda County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the west of Livermore
    • Estimated population in 2019: 159,203 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hayward
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hayward<6>
  • Tracy [San Joaquin County]
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    • Tracy [San Joaquin County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the east of Livermore
    • Estimated population in 2019: 94,740 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Tracy<6>
  • Milpitas [Santa Clara County]
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    • Milpitas [Santa Clara County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the south of Livermore
    • Estimated population in 2019: 84,196 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Milpitas
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Milpitas<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Pleasanton [Alameda County]
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      • Pleasanton [Alameda County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<5> to the west of Livermore
      • Estimated population in 2019: 81,777 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pleasanton<6>
    • San Ramon [Contra Costa County]
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      • San Ramon [Contra Costa County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the northwest of Livermore
      • Estimated population in 2019: 75,995 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for San Ramon<6>
    • Union City [Alameda County]
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      • Union City [Alameda County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the southwest of Livermore
      • Estimated population in 2019: 74,107 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Union City
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Union City<6>
    • Dublin [Alameda County]
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      • Dublin [Alameda County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the west of Livermore
      • Estimated population in 2019: 64,826 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Dublin<6>
    • Brentwood [Contra Costa County]
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      • Brentwood [Contra Costa County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the north of Livermore
      • Estimated population in 2019: 64,474 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Brentwood
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Brentwood<6>
    • Newark [Alameda County]
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      • Newark [Alameda County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the southwest of Livermore
      • Estimated population in 2019: 49,149 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Newark
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Newark<6>

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 Livermore. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Livermore.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Livermore. 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 Livermore.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Livermore. Our list includes 15 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Livermore.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Livermore ...

Looking for more information about Livermore? 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 Livermore, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Livermore.

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Alameda County

About California

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Livermore: www.ci.livermore.ca.us/

The official website for Alameda County: www.acgov.org/

The official website for State of California: https://www.ca.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of California's counties, including Alameda, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Livermore.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Livermore - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a city (such as Livermore). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Livermore or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).

Our list of ZIP Codes for Livermore includes: 94550 & 94551.
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Livermore) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Livermore. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Livermore

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Livermore. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.6836, Longitude: -121.7667    
<6>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.






















 

 

 

 

 


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