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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.

Pacific Grove is a coastal town in Monterey County, California, with a total population of 15,522 inhabitants as of the 2000 census. Pacific Grove is known for its Victorian homes, Asilomar State Beach, its artistic legacy and the annual migration of the Monarch butterflies. The city is also known as the location of the Point Pinos Lighthouse, the oldest continuously operating lighthouse on the West Coast. The Pacific Grove Museum of Natural History, located in the historic downtown, and the Stowitts Museum and Library are havens for visitors and residents alike.

As of the census of 2000, there were 15,522 people, 7,316 households, and 3,972 families residing in the city. The population density was 2,088.2 per square kilometers.

Pacific Grove 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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