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Vallejo, California

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Welcome to Vallejo ...

The coastal city of Vallejo is located in Solano County.

When the people of Vallejo refer to themselves (known as a demonym), they frequently use Vallejoan<1>

From the  Census Estimates for 2017, Vallejo has a population of 122,105 people<2> (see below for details).

Vallejo was incorporated March 30, 1868.

The community of Vallejo is near sea level<3>.

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

Vallejo is located in the (707) area code.

The ZIP codes for Vallejo: 94589-94592<4>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Vallejo had a population of 115,942 people (which is 28.05% of the total population of Solano County). This makes Vallejo the county's most populous community.

The population of Vallejo represents 0.31% of the total population of California (which has 37,253,956 people), making it the state's 49th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 115,942 people, the population of Vallejo has remained roughly the same as the 2000 Census (which had a count of 116,760 people).

Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Vallejo had an population of 122,105 people. This is an increase of 5.32% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 4.58% since the 2000 Census).

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

Communities near Vallejo ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if you drove.<5>.

Community   2017
Berkeley   [Map]   122,324   S   16 miles [25.7 km]
Concord   [Map]   129,783   SE   14 miles [22.5 km]
Fairfield   [Map]   116,266   NE   15 miles [24.1 km]
Martinez   [Map]   38,373   SE   8 miles [12.9 km]
Napa   [Map]   79,774   N   13 miles [20.9 km]
Novato   [Map]   55,980   W   17 miles [27.4 km]

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

Communities Also Named Vallejo ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Vallejo - it's located in Colorado.

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Vallejo. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Vallejo. 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 Vallejo. Our list includes 45 papers.

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

Websites for Vallejo ...

Official Website:
Chamber of Commerce:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Vallejo ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Vallejo:

The official website for Solano County:

The official website for State of California:

Footnotes ...

<1>A demonym is the name for a resident of a community which is usually derived from (or is related to) the name of that community. In other words, it's how the residents of Vallejo refer to themselves. It's important to note that there aren't any rules for taking a city's name and turning it into a demonym. A demonym is informal and while the majority of Vallejo may use one name, keep in mind that others may use something different.

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<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Vallejo.

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<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Vallejo - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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

Our list of ZIP Codes for Vallejo includes: 94589, 94590, 94591 & 94592.

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<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Vallejo) 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 Vallejo. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Vallejo

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Vallejo. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 38.1051, Longitude: -122.2549     [Map].

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