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Statistics & Facts

The California state capital is Sacramento.
The population of Atwater is approximately 27,152 (2006), 28168 (2010).
The approximate number of families is 8,376 (2000), 8838 (2010).
The amount of land area in Atwater is 13.359 sq. kilometers.
The amount of land area in Atwater is 5.40 sq. miles.
The amount of surface water is 0 sq kilometers.
The distance from Atwater to Washington DC is 2474 miles.
The distance to the California state capital is 93 miles. (as the crow flies)
Atwater is positioned 37.35 degrees north of the equator and 120.60 degrees west of the prime meridian.
Atwater elevation is 151 feet above sea level.
Atwater per capita income is $ 15,162 (2000).
Atwater median income is $ 42,300 (2005).
The Atwater median home price is $ 283,300 (2005).


in the general Merced area of central California. Other nearby communities include winton, Livingston, Snelling, Delhi, Hilmar-Irwin, Denair and Turlock.
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History & History Related Items

Atwater was settled in the late 1800s.

Here is a history page for Atwater.
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The incorporation of Atwater



Castle Air Museum
5050 Santa Fe Drive
Atwater, CA 95301
Preserving our Military Heritage
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Atwater City Government

City of Atwater
750 Bellevue Road
Atwater, CA 95301
Phone: 209-357-6300

Atwater Chamber

Atwater Chamber Of Commerce
1181 3rd St
Atwater, CA 95301
Phone: 209-358-4251

Atwater Organizations

Atwater Chamber Of Commerce
1181 3rd St
Atwater, CA 95301
Phone: 209-358-4251

Atwater Libraries

Merced County Library-Atwater
1600 3rd St
Atwater, CA 95301-3607
Phone: 209-358-6651

Atwater Schools

Atwater Elementary School District

1401 Broadway Ave.
Atwater, CA 95301
Phone: 209-357-6100
Merced Union High School District
3430 "A" Street
Atwater, CA 95301
P.O. Box 2147
Merced, CA 95344-0147
Phone: (209) 385-6413 Atwater


The population of Atwater was:
1990 - 22,282
2000 - 23,113
2006 - 27,152
Median age:
2000 -28.5 years

Median household income:
2000 - $ 37,344
2005 - $ 42,300

Median house value:
2000 - $ 103,100
2005 - $ 283,300

Atwater is located in the Pacific Time Zone and does participate in daylight savings time during a portion of the year.

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