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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.
Corcoran is a city in Kings County, California, United States. It is part of the Hanford  Corcoran, Metropolitan Statistical Area. The population was 14,458 at the 2000 census. Corcoran is most famous as the site of the California State Prison, Corcoran, home to a number of notable inmates.
According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 16.6 square kilometers, all land. In the city the population was spread out with 24.4 percent under the age of 18, 13.0 percent from 18 to 24, 42.0 percent from 25 to 44, 15.3 percent from 45 to 64, and 5.4 percent who were 65 years of age or older.
Corcoran is also known as the town of best geographical environment and has traced its origins back to prehistoric times. Today, one can also learn about its history, from its earliest times and can also enjoy its natural beauty concealed by the beautiful landscapes.

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