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Population: 1308619Total Males: 661264
Total Females: 647355
Median Household Income: $ 63990
Total Households: 473293
Full U.S. census data is available here.
Business Industries in San Diego
Below is a list of the types of businesses in the City of San Diego for which we have Yellow Pages business listings. If you do not see your industry within the list below, adding your business will automatically create it.
Brief Information About San Diego
San Diego, the second-largest city in California. San Diego is located on San Diego Bay in the southwest part of the state.
Juan Rodríguez Cabrillo a Portuguese navigator claimed the bay for Spain in 1542. The site was named San Miguel by Cabrillo. He renamed the place San Diego after the 15th-century saint.
Franciscan father Junípero Serra established the first California mission there—San Diego del Alcala in 1769. Mexico won control of the town after declaring its independence from Spain. In 1846, during the Mexican War, San Diego was seized by the U.S.. After California joined the Union it was incorporated as a city in 1850,
San Diego's excellent natural harbor is a busy commercial port and a hub of U.S. naval operations. The naval training center at San Diegowas stopped due to defense cutbacks.Major other industries include electronics, aerospace and missiles, medicine ,scientific research, oceanography, and agriculture. Its excellent climatic condition and proximity to Mexico have made San Diego tourist friendly and contributed to the city's economy.
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Last month saw an enormous victory for environmentalists and proponents of sustainability as California became the first state in the union to enact a ban on single-use plastic grocery bags.Â The California law, slated to begin taking effect in 2015, has been hailed as bellwether legislation that is likely to spur other states to follow suit in passing laws that..