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San Bernardino County, California

San Bernardino County California
Full nameCounty of San Bernardino
Official nameCounty of San Bernardino
Settlement typeCounty
CountryUnited States
Region/Metro areaInland Empire
Named forSaint Bernardino of Siena
County seatSan Bernardino
Total Area20105 sq mi (52072 km2)
Land Area20052 sq mi (51934.7 km2)
Water Area53 sq mi (137.3 km2)
Density (pop.)32.8/km2 (85/sq mi)
Other information
Time zonePacific Standard Time (UTC-8)
- Summer (DST)Pacific Daylight Time (UTC-7)

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San Bernardino County is a county in the U.S. state of California. As of the 2010 census, the population was 2,035,210, up from 1,709,434 as of the 2000 census. With an area of 20,105 square miles, San Bernardino County is the largest county in the contiguous United States by area, larger than any of the nine smallest states, and larger than the four smallest states combined; and larger than the closest-sized countries of Bosnia and Herzegovina or Costa Rica.

Located in southeast California, the thinly populated deserts and mountains of this vast county stretch from the outskirts of the densely populated Riverside-San Bernardino Area to the Nevada border and the Colorado River.

The county seat is San Bernardino. The county is considered part of the Inland Empire region.

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