Fresno is a large city in the San Joaquin Valley in California, United States. It is the county seat of Fresno and the largest city in the greater Central Valley area. It covers approximately 115 square miles (300 km2) and has a population of 542,107 as of 2020, making it the fifth most populous city in California, the most populous inland city in California, and the 34th most populous city nationwide. Fresno's urban population is 1,008,654 in 2022. Named for the abundant ash trees along the San Joaquin River, Fresno was founded in 1872 as a Central Pacific Railroad station before being incorporated in 1885. It has since become an economic hub for Fresno County and the San Joaquin Valley, with much of the surrounding areas of the Fresno metropolitan area primarily associated with large-scale agricultural production. Fresno is located near the geographic center of California, approximately 220 miles (350 km) north of Los Angeles, 170 miles (270 km) south of the state capital Sacramento, and 185 miles (300 km) south of San Francisco. South East. Yosemite National Park is about 100 km to the north, Kings Canyon National Park 100 km to the east and Sequoia National Park 120 km to the southeast. Fresno is also the third largest Hispanic city in the United States; 50.5% of its population is Hispanic in 2020. Fresno is the largest principal city in the CSA Fresno-Madera, a Combined Statistical Area that includes the metropolitan areas of Fresno (Fresno County) and Madera (Madera County), with a total population of 922,516 in the census. 2000 census. Fresno is home to many ethnic minority communities, such as the Armenian and Hmong communities. In 1920, Armenians made up 9% of the population of Fresno, with 4,000 Armenians at the time. Old Armenian Town is an old Armenian town in the center of Fresno. The Hmong community in Fresno, along with the Hmong community in Minneapolis–Saint Paul, is one of the two largest urban Hmong communities in urban America, with just over 24,000 people, or about 5% of the city's population, are of Hmong descent. Find and hire a top agency or company for your next big project related to Digital Marketing, Advertising, Social Media Marketing, Content Writing, Market Research, PR, Email Marketing, Mobile App Development, Web Design, Web application development, Media Planning and many more in the USA and other countries on AgencyNetwork.