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Flag of Baja California
Flag
Official seal of Baja California
Seal
Mexico map, MX-BCN.svg
Country Flag of Mexico.svg Mexico
Capital Mexicali
Municipalities 5
Largest City Tijuana
Government
 • Governor Francisco Vega de Lamadrid (PAN)
 • Federal Deputies PAN: 8
 • Federal Senators

Alejandro González (PAN)

Rafael Díaz (PAN)
Fernando Castro (PRI)
Area
 • Total 69,921 km2 (26,997 sq mi)
Population
 (2005)
 • Total 2,844,469 (Ranked 14th)

Baja California is a Mexican state in the northern section of the Baja California Peninsula. It borders the state Baja California Sur to the south, and Sonora to the east. It also borders the U.S. state of California to the north. It means "Lower California".

Baja California is both the furthest north and furthest west state in Mexico.



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