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Kerman
Fresno County, California

ZipCodes
93630




Page Contents for Kerman, California

Statistics & Facts

Location

History & History-related items

City Attractions

Government

Historical Events

Chamber of Commerce.

Community news

Schools.

Miscellany



Statistics & Facts

The California state capital is Sacramento.
The population of Kerman is approximately 10,666 (2004), 13544 (2010).
The approximate number of families is 2,992 (2004), 3692 (2010).
The amount of land area in Kerman is 4.683 sq. kilometers.
The amount of land area in Kerman is 2.2 sq. miles.
The amount of surface water is 0 sq kilometers.
The distance from Kerman to Washington DC is 2446 miles.
The distance to the California state capital is 146 miles. (as the crow flies)
Kerman is positioned 36.72 degrees north of the equator and 120.06 degrees west of the prime meridian.
Kerman elevation is 216 feet above sea level.
Kerman median income is $ 31,188 (2000).
The Kerman median home price is $ 97,900 (2000).

Location

about 19 miles from Fresno. Other nearby communities include Biola, San Joaquin, Raisin City, Tranquility, Parkwood, Parksdale and Madera.
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History & History Related Items

Early on, in the late 1800's, this community was known as Collis for Collis P. Huntington of Southern Pacific Railroad fame. The line came through town around 1891. In 1910, William G. Kerckhoff and Jacob Manson purchased a large piece of land here. The city was renamed for both men. At this time, both electricity and a water supply were opened in Kerman which allowed the community to grow. Though still mainly agricultural, more industry and business is coming to Kerman.
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The incorporation of Kerman

1946


Attractions

The Harvest Festival is held each year in September.
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Kerman City Government

City of Kerman
850 S. Madera
Kerman, CA 93630
Phone: 559-846-9384
Fax: 559-846-6199

Kerman Historical Events

1997, September 3
Erica Suzette Ruiz died in a car accident on this date in 1997.

Kerman Chamber

Kerman Chamber of Commerce
783 S. Madera Ave.
Kerman, CA 93630
Phone: 559-846-6343 Fax: 559-846-6344

Kerman Community News

Kerman News
P.O. Box 336
Kerman , California 93630
Phone: 559-846-6689
FAX: 559-846-8045

Kerman Organizations

Kerman Chamber of Commerce
783 S. Madera Ave.
Kerman, CA 93630
Phone: 559-846-6343 Fax: 559-846-6344

Kerman Schools

Kerman Unified School District
151 South First St.
Kerman, California 93630
Phone: (559) 846-5383 Kerman

Miscellany

The population of Kerman was:
1990 -5,448
2000 - 8,551
2004 - 10,666

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