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City of Anaheim
Flag of Anaheim, California
Flag
Official seal of Anaheim, California
Seal
Location of Anaheimin California and Orange County
Location of Anaheim
in California and Orange County
Coordinates: Coordinates: 33°50′10″N 117°53′23″W / 33.83611°N 117.88972°W / 33.83611; -117.88972
Country United States
State California
CountyOrange
Settled1857
Government
 • TypeMayor-Council
 • MayorTom Tait
Area
 • Total130.7 km2 (50.5 sq mi)
 • Land126.8 km2 (48.9 sq mi)
 • Water3.9 km2 (1.5 sq mi)  5.8%
Elevation
48 m (157 ft)
Population
 (January 1, 2010)
 • Total353,643
 • Density2,788.98/km2 (7,223.4/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC-8 (PST)
 • Summer (DST)UTC-7 (PDT)
Websitehttp://www.anaheim.net/

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.




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