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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.
Carpinteria is a small ocean side municipality located in the southeastern edge of Santa Barbara County, California, east of Santa Barbara and northwest of Ventura. In 2000, the population of the city was 14,194 and an area of 18.8 square kilometers. The several attractions include Carpinteria Valley Museum of History. Carpinteria Avenue is one of the two main drags through Carpinteria.
In the city the population was spread out with 25.6 percent under the age of 18, 9.2 percent from 18 to 24, 30.7 percent from 25 to 44, 22.1 percent from 45 to 64, and 12.4 percent who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 36 years. For every 100 females there were 100.8 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 97.8 males.

A city known for its historic myths and traditions, scenic beauty, cooperative people and luxurious hotels and cottages, Carpinteria is one of the favorite holiday destinations for most of the vacation lovers.

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