California and District 5230
|zz||California, the third largest state in the Union, comprises an area larger than Great Britain, Japan or Italy. One in eight Americans lives in California. Roughly 800 miles long, the State varies from 150 to 250 miles in width. More than 36 million people live in California.
Central California, where District 5230 is located, features a moderate climate. Although nestled in the center of the San Joaquin Valley on some of the richest and most productive agricultural land in the world, our boundaries also include the spectacular coastline of Big Sur and Carmel as well as mountains over 5,000 feet high.
District 5230 is one of 15 Rotary districts located in California. It includes all of Monterey, Fresno, Tulare and Kings Counties. District 5230 provides many opportunities for vacation and recreation. It is also an ideal place to put down roots.