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Turlock is a city in Stanislaus County, California, United States. As per the 2000 Census, the city had a total population of 55,810, the second-largest city in Stanislaus County. The city's recent rapid growth is evident in its current official population of 67,009. According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 34.4 square kilometers.

Turlock was founded in 1871 by John William Mitchell, a prominent grain farmer in the area. Construction of the Central Pacific Railroad at that time had reached a station to be named after Mitchell, which he declined and suggested it be named after Turlough in County Mayo, Ireland. Thus, the new railroad town was named Turlock. As of the United States 2000 Census, there are 55,810 people, 18,408 households, and 13,434 families residing in the city. The population density is 1,620.2 square kilometers.

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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