General Law city
Incorporated: August 31, 1911
City Hall: 117 MacNeil St, San Fernando, California 91340
Population (2020 Census): 23,946 (Also see latest State Population Estimates and Earlier decennial Census Counts).
Population Under Age 18 (2020 Census): 23.6%
Population Density (2020 Census): 10,086.8 persons per square mile
Housing Units: 6,503
Persons Per Housing Unit: 3.7
Land Area: 2.37 square miles (6.15 square kilometers)
Water Area: 0.00 square miles (0.00 square kilometers)
Total Area: 2.37 square miles (6.14 square kilometers)
Geographic Coordinates (Latitude/Longitude): 34.288652 -118.436243
Named after the Mission San Fernando Rey de Espana, founded in 1797. The mission itself was named after Ferdinand III, King of Castile and Leon (1200-1252).
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