Pomona, California, a city in Los Angeles County. It is in the San Gabriel Valley, 28 miles (45 km) east of downtown Los Angeles. The city is a fruit-packing and shipping center, and produces missiles, aircraft parts, electronic equipment, pumps, paper, and apparel. Pomona is the seat of California State Polytechnic University. The area was first settled, by the Spanish, in 1837.
California, a state in the western United States. It is bordered by Oregon, Nevada, Arizona, and Mexico and stretches along the Pacific Ocean for roughly 800 miles (1,300 km).
Los Angeles, California, the largest city in the state and, since 1982, the second most populous in the United States, after New York City.