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Tecate, California

Tecate
Unincorporated community
Mexico-United States border crossing from Tecate, California
Mexico-United States border crossing from Tecate, California
Tecate is located in California
Tecate
Location within the state of California
Coordinates:
Country United States
State California
County San Diego
Population (2000)
 • Total 207[1]
(71.01% of the population is Hispanic or Latino of any race)[2]
Time zone Pacific (PST) (UTC-8)
 • Summer (DST) PDT (UTC-7)
ZIP codes 91980
Area code(s) 619

Tecate is an unincorporated community in the Mountain Empire area of southeastern San Diego County, California, directly adjacent to the Mexican city of Tecate, Baja California. The area is best known for its border crossing between the United States and Mexico, and nearby Tecate Peak.

Even though San Diego has communities more southern then Tecate, the city proper is located at a more northern latitude, making Tecate the southernmost settlement in the state of California.

References

  1. ^ "Custom Table - American FactFinder". 
  2. ^ "Custom Table - American FactFinder". 


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