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Welcome to San Pablo ...

The coastal city of San Pablo is located in Contra Costa County.

From the  Census Estimates for 2017, San Pablo has a population of 31,156 people<1> (see below for details).

San Pablo was incorporated April 27, 1948.

The community of San Pablo is 40 feet [12 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

The area code for San Pablo: (510)

The ZIP code for San Pablo: 94806<3>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, San Pablo had a population of 29,139 people. This makes San Pablo the county's 12th most populous community.

The population of San Pablo represents 0.08% of the total population of California (which has 37,253,956 people), making it the state's 239th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 29,139 people, the population of San Pablo decreased 3.56% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 30,215 people).

Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, San Pablo had an population of 31,156 people. This is an increase of 6.92% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 3.11% since the 2000 Census).

More information can be found on the Census Page for San Pablo.

Communities near San Pablo ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from San Pablo and not the distance if you drove.<4>.

Community   2017
Population
DirectionDistance
Alameda   [Map]   79,177   SE   14 miles [22.5 km]
Berkeley   [Map]   122,324   SE   7 miles [11.3 km]
Concord   [Map]   129,783   E   16 miles [25.7 km]
Novato   [Map]   55,980   NW   15 miles [24.1 km]
Oakland   [Map]   425,195   S   11 miles [17.7 km]
San Francisco   [Map]   884,363   S   13 miles [20.9 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for San Pablo.

Communities Also Named San Pablo ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 7 communities that are also named San Pablo - they are located in Colorado, Florida, New Mexico (4) and Texas.

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections that should be of interest to those chasing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around San Pablo. We make it easy to see an overhead view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of San Pablo. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around San Pablo.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for San Pablo:

Websites for San Pablo ...

Official Website: www.ci.san-pablo.ca.us/

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for San Pablo ...

Looking for more information about San Pablo? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

In addition to the Tourism page for San Pablo, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for San Pablo.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for San Pablo: www.ci.san-pablo.ca.us/

The official website for Contra Costa County: www.co.contra-costa.ca.us/

The official website for State of California: www.state.ca.us/



Footnotes ...

<1>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for San Pablo.

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around San Pablo - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>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 San Pablo). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether San Pablo or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).

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<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance starting from San Pablo. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- San Pablo) to Point B.

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in San Pablo. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.9628, Longitude: -122.3454     [Map].

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