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Welcome to Pacifica ...
The coastal city of Pacifica is located in San Mateo County.
From the Census Estimates for 2017, Pacifica has a population of 39,087 people<1> (see below for details).
Pacifica was incorporated November 22, 1957.
The community of Pacifica is 180 feet [55 m] above sea level.<2>.
Time Zone: Pacifica lies in the Pacific Time Zone (PST/PDT) and observes daylight saving time
The telephone area code for Pacifica: (650)
The ZIP codes for Pacifica: 94044-94045<3>
Population Details ...
At the time of the 2010 Census, Pacifica had a population of 37,234 people (which is 5.18% of the total population of San Mateo County). This makes Pacifica the county's 6th most populous community.
The population of Pacifica represents 0.1% of the total population of California (which has 37,253,956 people), making it the state's 205th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 37,234 people, the population of Pacifica decreased 3.01% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 38,390 people).
Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Pacifica had an population of 39,087 people. This is an increase of 4.98% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 1.82% since the 2000 Census).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Pacifica.
Communities near Pacifica ...
A sample of nearby communities can be found below.
Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Pacifica and not the distance if you drove.<4>.
To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Pacifica.
See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...
We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.
These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Pacifica:
Websites for Pacifica ...
Official Website: www.ci.pacifica.ca.us/
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Pacifica ...
Looking for more information about Pacifica? 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 Pacifica, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Pacifica.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
The official website for Pacifica: www.ci.pacifica.ca.us/
The official website for San Mateo County: www.co.sanmateo.ca.us/
The official website for State of California: https://www.ca.gov/
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This page was last modified: 21 Jan 2019