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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.

Beaumont is a city in Riverside County, California, United States. The population was 11,384 inhabitants in 2000 census. According to the United States census bureau, the city has a total area of 70.4 square kilometers out of it 70.4 square kilometers is land and 0.04 percent is water. It was founded at the turn of the twentieth century, Beaumont is proud of its rich history and rural charm.
The sleepy town of San Gorgonio became recognized as an incorporated California city on November 18, 1912 and adopted its current name of Beaumont. As of 1927 the town boasted a small population of 857 with five churches, a public library, a bank, a high school, two local newspapers, several lumber yards, commercial packing houses, and a dehydrating plant.
Beaumont 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.

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