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Los Angeles County, California
Map of California highlighting Los Angeles County
Location in the state of California
Map of the USA highlighting California
California's location in the U.S.
Founded 1850
Seat Los Angeles
 - Total
 - Land
 - Water

4,752 sq mi (12,308 km²)
4,061 sq mi (10,518 km²)
691 sq mi (1,790 km²), 14.55%
 - (2006)
 - Density

9,948,081 (est)
2,450/sq mi (946/km²)
Named for: Los Angeles, California

Los Angeles County is a county in California and is by far the most populous county in the United States. Figures from the U.S. Census Bureau give an estimated 2006 population of 9,948,081 residents, [1] while the California State government's population bureau lists a January 1 2007 estimate of 10,331,939. [2] The county seat is the City of Los Angeles.

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Coordinates: 34°11′N 118°16′W / 34.18°N 118.26°W / 34.18; -118.26