Twentynine Palms, California

City of Twentynine Palms
Twentynine Palms looking east on Highway 62
Twentynine Palms looking east on Highway 62
City of Twentynine Palms, CA seal
Seal
Motto(s): 
"A Beautiful Desert Oasis"
Location in San Bernardino County and the state of California
Location in San Bernardino County and the state of California
City of Twentynine Palms is located in the United States
City of Twentynine Palms
City of Twentynine Palms
Location in the United States
Coordinates: 34°08′08″N 116°03′15″W / 34.13556°N 116.05417°W / 34.13556; -116.05417Coordinates: 34°08′08″N 116°03′15″W / 34.13556°N 116.05417°W / 34.13556; -116.05417[1]
Country United States
State California
County San Bernardino
IncorporatedNovember 23, 1987[2]
Government
 • TypeCouncil–manager[3]
Area
 • Total58.76 sq mi (152.18 km2)
 • Land58.76 sq mi (152.18 km2)
 • Water0.00 sq mi (0.00 km2)  0%
Elevation1,988 ft (606 m)
Population
 (2010)
 • Total25,048
 • Estimate 
(2019)[5]
26,073
 • Density443.74/sq mi (171.33/km2)
Time zoneUTC−8 (Pacific)
 • Summer (DST)UTC−7 (PDT)
ZIP codes
92277-92278
Area codes442/760
FIPS code06-80994
GNIS feature IDs1652804, 2412119
Websitewww.ci.twentynine-palms.ca.us
Twentynine Palms sign

Twentynine Palms (also known as 29 Palms) is a city in San Bernardino County, California. It was previously called Twenty-Nine Palms. Twentynine Palms serves as one of the entry/exit points of Joshua Tree National Park.

  1. ^ a b "Twentynine Palms". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey. Retrieved October 12, 2014.
  2. ^ "California Cities by Incorporation Date". California Association of Local Agency Formation Commissions. Archived from the original (Word) on November 3, 2014. Retrieved August 25, 2014.
  3. ^ "Council/Manager Form of Government". City of Twentynine Palms. Archived from the original on December 29, 2014. Retrieved January 24, 2015.
  4. ^ "2019 U.S. Gazetteer Files". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved July 1, 2020.
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