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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.

Victorville is a city located in the Victor Valley of western San Bernardino County, California, USA. As per the U.S. Census Bureau's 2000 census, the city has a total population of 64,029. The July 1st, 2005 population estimate from the U.S. Census Bureau is 91,264. It's estimated the fast growing city's population surpassed the 100,000 mark, one of California's fastest growing cities after two decades of new homes across desert land and move-ins from the Los Angeles area.

According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 189.8 square kilometers. As of 2005, there is an estimated population of 86,473 people, 30,000 households, and 21,000 families residing in the city and the population density is 339.7 square kilometers. In 1895 the town was named Victor after California Southern Railroad General Manager Jacob Nash Victor. In 1901, the United States Post Office Department changed the name to Victorville to avoid confusion with the town of Victor, Colorado.

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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