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California is the most populous state of the United States. Located on the Pacific coast of North America, it is bordered by Oregon, Nevada, Arizona and Mexico. California is known for its pleasant climate and ethnically diverse population. The name California is most commonly believed derived from a storied paradise peopled by black Amazons and ruled by Queen Califia.

Wasco is a city in Kern County, California, United States and its population was 21,263 at the 2000 census. According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 19.7 square kilometers. As of the census of 2000, there were 21,263 people, 3,971 households, and 3,403 families residing in the city and the population density was 1,078.8 square kilometers.

Once named Dewey and also Deweyville, this city was renamed to Wasco in the year 1900. The proposal to rename the city came from a settler, William Bonham, from Wasco County Oregon, who recognized that the name Deweyville was already in use.

This destination is definitely one of the popular tourist attractions in California worth paying a visit while touring the country. This place leaves a pleasing and unforgettable memory and justifies the proud cultural tradition of California. It can also be considered as the preeminent, historical and potential tourism destination that enjoys a very positive reputation with worldwide travelers to become one of the most visited places.

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