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San Francisco. The fourth most populous city in the state of California and 12 in the United States, with an estimated population of 808,976 in 2008. It is the only consolidated city-county in California, and with a land area of 121 km2, it has the second highest population density in the country among the cities that exceed 200,000, after New York.
It is the cultural, financial and transportation center of the San Francisco Bay Area, a metropolitan agglomeration with more than seven million inhabitants.
It is located at the northern end of the San Francisco Peninsula, with the Pacific Ocean to the West, the homonymous Bay to the East and the bay entrance to the north, so it is only connected to mainland by its southern end.
The city includes several islands located within the Bay (being the most famous Alcatraz), as well as the Farallones, which are located 43 kilometers from the coast in the Pacific Ocean. It communicates with the rest of the country and the world through the San Francisco International Airport.
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