City of Pomona

Seal of the City of Pomona

Charter City
Incorporated: January 6, 1888
City Hall: 505 S Garey Ave, Pomona, California 91766
City Telephone: (909) 620-2311
Website: www.ci.pomona.ca.us
Population (2010 Census):
149,058 (2000 Census: 149,473; 1990 Census: 131,723). For latest State Population Estimates, click here.
Population Density (2010 Census): 6,494.3 persons per square mile
Population Age 65+ (2010 Census): 7.6% (2000 Census: 6.4%; 1990 Census: 7.0%)
Population Under Age 18 (2010 Census): 29.4% (2000 Census: 34.6%; 1990 Census: 32.8%)
Land Area: 22.95 square miles (59.45 square kilometers)
Water Area: 0.01 square miles (0.03 square kilometers)

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City Government Officials

The Los Angeles Immigration & Land Co-Operative Association adopted Pomona, name of the Roman goddess of orchards and gardens, for the new settlement in 1875. The name resulted from a contest with the winning entry coming from nurseryman Solomon Gates.

City in red below. Click on map for more detailed color map of county.

Map showing location of the City of Pomona