Nearly 40 million people live in California, which is the most of
any state. California is the 3rd largest state.
The coastline of California is 1,200 miles
long. California climate ranges from Mediterranean
climate in the south, to rainforest in the north, and desert in the east.
There are many mountain ranges, ranging from dry to snowy alpine. Southern
California is known for Hollywood,
Disneyland, warm weather and surfing. The central part of
California is a big agricultural area. Northern California features rocky
beaches, vineyards and the city of San Francisco with its iconic Golden Gate
Bridge. California is the most popular state for tourism.