Benicia, California

Benicia: City in Solano County, California, United States


Benicia is a city located in the county of Solano in the U.S. state of California. Its population at the 2010 census was 26,997. After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 27,988 inhabitants.

The city was created 173 years ago in 1849.

Benicia locator map
Location of Benicia on California map.

Quick Facts about Benicia

Population : 27,988 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : California (United States)
County : Solano County
Postal code : 94510
Phone Area Codes : 707
Water as percent of area : 17.75%
Land as percent of area : 82.25%
Altitude : 85 feet / 26 meters
Establishment : January 01, 1850 (173 years ago)
Time Zone : America/Los_Angeles
Local time : 21:00:20 (28th November 2023)
Population growth : 3.54% (2010-2020)
Weather : 39℉ Mostly Clear 7-days weather
Benicia Capitol image
Benicia Capitol
Benicia Capitol image


Benicia is located at 38°2'58"N 122°9'31"W (38.0493700, -122.1585800).

Benicia map


Benicia forecast: Mostly clear, with a low around 39. more

Benicia has 1 neighbours.

  • Vallejo The second most populous city in Solano County, California. It is located on San Pablo Bay in the North Bay region of California. Vallejo is known for its many parks and green spaces, its many historical sites, and its many attractions, such as the Vallejo Naval and Historical Museum and the Vallejo Waterfront.


The population of Benicia increased by 3.54% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 26,997 - census
2011 27,190 0.71% estimation process
2012 27,380 0.69% estimation process
2013 27,578 0.72% estimation process
2014 27,827 0.89% estimation process
2015 28,029 0.72% estimation process
2016 28,126 0.34% estimation process
2017 28,255 0.46% estimation process
2018 28,282 0.1% estimation process
2019 28,240 -0.15% estimation process
2020 27,988 -0.9% estimation process

Benicia zip code is 94510. County name: Solano, County fips: 06095

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People born in Benicia (10)

People born in Benicia, including writer Wilson Mizner, doctor Lewis Hackett, architect Addison Mizner, .


  • Joe Jacobs (American football player) he was born in 21/09/1970
  • Robert Arneson (American artist (1930-1992)) he was born in 04/09/1930
  • William Edward Colby (American conservationist) he was born in 28/05/1875
  • Robin Winters (American artist) he was born in 01/01/1950
  • Austin Carr (American-football player (1993-)) he was born in 25/12/1993
  • Forrest Molinari (American amateur wrestler) he was born in 04/09/1995
  • Mikayla Cowling (American basketball player) she was born in 04/09/1996

Schools in Benicia

College & universities near Benicia, CA

Code Name City ZIP
111188 California State University Maritime Academy Vallejo (CA) 94590-8181

Stations (48)

Amtrak & bus stations near Benicia, CA

Code Name Address Type
MTZ Martinez station 601 Marina Vista Ave. RAIL
VMW Marine World (Seasonal), Vallejo, California Highway 37 and Fairgrounds Drive BUS
VAL Vallejo, California 4355 Sonoma Blvd. BUS
RIC Richmond station 1700 Nevin Avenue RAIL
SUI Suisun–Fairfield station 177 Main Street RAIL

Post offices near Benicia

Post Office Name City ZIP
Benicia Post Office Benicia (CA) 94510

Other cities in Solano County

Cities, towns, neighborhoods & other populated places in Solano County , CA.

City Name Population Title
Vallejo 120,747 The second most populous city in Solano County, California.
Fairfield 117,580 Town in Connecticut, United States of America
Vacaville 101,332 The most populous city in Solano County, California.
Suisun 29,305 City in Solano County, California, United States
Dixon 20,440 Place in Solano county, California, USA

Distance to Other Cities

Benicia distances to largest California cities