Visalia City in California

Visalia California

is a city situated in the agricultural San Joaquin Valley of , about 230 mi southeast of San Francisco, 190 mi north of Los Angeles, 36 mi west of Sequoia National Park, and 43 mi south of Fresno. The population was 130,104 as of a 2015 U.S. Census Bureau estimate.

County‎: ‎Tulare
Region‎: ‎San Joaquin Valley
State‎: ‎California
Incorporated‎: ‎February 27, 1874

How did Visalia get its name?

The area got its name from many watershed creeks and rivers flowing from the Sierra Nevada Mountains. … Visalia is named for Nathaniel Vises’ ancestral home, Visalia, Kentucky. Early growth in Visalia can be attributed in part to the gold rush along the Kern River.

Is Visalia an ?

Why live in San Francisco or Los Angeles when you could live in the Central Valley. After all, of all the places to live, the Visalia-Porterville area is ranked one of the happiest. The Gallup-Healthways State of American Well-Being report examined more than 350,000 people in 189 communities across .

Is Visalia in Southern California?

Visalia is a city found in California, The United States Of America. It is located 36.33 latitudes and -119.29 longitude and it is situated at elevation 110 meters above sea level. Visalia has a population of 124,442 making it the 49th biggest city in California.

What county is Visalia?

Tulare County is a county in the U.S. state of California. As of the 2010 census, the population was 442,179. Its county seat is Visalia. The county is named for Tulare Lake, once the largest freshwater lake west of the Great Lakes.

Popular people born in Visalia

One of them is Avi Kaplan. Avriel Benjamin “Avi” Kaplan is an American singer and songwriter, best known as a past member of the a cappella group Pentatonix. He is known for his deep bass voice and often acted as the vocal bass of Pentatonix. In May 2017, Kaplan announced that he was leaving Pentatonix following their upcoming tour.