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About Hanford, California

The county seat of San Joaquin Valley in California is Hanford City. Other communities are using the same zip code, including Home Garden, Hardwick, and Grangeville. The climate in the city is characterized by cool winters and dry/hot summers. You will have to take note that from November to April, it is the rainy season. If you want to visit there and enjoy the warm weather, you should visit in the month of July. The agricultural area in Hanford City is very important. In fact, it is the chief trading, which serves the neighboring agricultural community. Today, the major employers are Del Monte, Kings County, Adventist Health System, NAS Lemoore, and many others. If you love shopping, you can buy whatever you want at Hanford Mall, Walmart Supercenter Plaza, and Hanford Historic Downtown. In the mall that is named after the city, it offers anchor stores such as Cinemark, Ross, Kohls, JCPenny, Forever 21, and Sears. At Walmart, you can find El Polo Loco, Farmer Boy Hamburgers, and Sonic Drive-in. To access the best small shops and restaurants, you should check out the Historic Downtown. You can reach Hanford by air through the Hanford Municipal Airport. You can also explore the city by rail and bus. The existing rail service is with Amtrak and it services Sacramento and San Francisco Bay Area. The bus is through the KART or Kings Area Rural Transit. The Orange Belt Stages also serve the city. The major highways in the city are highway 43 and 198.

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  • Population Total: 54950
  • Square Miles: 16.589
  • Area Code: 559
  • Elevation: 249
  • Postal Codes: 93230, 93232
  • Timezone: Pacific