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Anaheim, California




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Country United States
State California
County Orange
Settled 1857
Government
 • Type Mayor-Council
 • Mayor Tom Tait
Area
 • Total 50.5 sq mi (130.7 km2)
 • Land 48.9 sq mi (126.8 km2)
 • Water 1.5 sq mi (3.9 km2)  5.8%
Elevation
157 ft (48 m)
Population
 (January 1, 2010)
 • Total 353,643
 • Density 7,223.4/sq mi (2,788.98/km2)

Anaheim is a city in the United States. It was founded by German immigrants in 1857. It is the home of Disneyland, and two professional sports teams, The Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim (baseball) and the Anaheim Ducks (ice hockey). In 2012, there was a riot following a police officer shooting a man.