Did you know, approximately 1 out of 8 U.S. citizens live in California? So, there’s an excellent chance that you know someone who currently lives there! The population in California is greater than Canada by nearly 2 million people! By 1964, California had surpassed New York as the most populated state in America. One of the many reasons for this is more immigrants settle in California than any other state.
This has us thinking, what’s the attraction to The Golden State? Peaks, valleys, and coastal bliss make up much of the landscape while some of the greatest minds headed to California to kickstart their billion-dollar businesses.
In this blog, we’ll discuss what makes California one of a kind and what snacks our subscribers’ loved in April’s California box!
California has the third-largest state by area, only behind Alaska and Texas. The land is also vastly diverse. Mt. Whitney stands tall at 14,494 feet (second tallest in the U.S.) and Death Valley, located in the southeast part of the state, is the lowest point in the country (282 feet below sea level). If that wasn’t enough, California has 840 miles of coastline, offering some of the best surfing opportunities in the world!
Whether you want to hike, relax on the beach, or enjoy city life, The Golden State truly has something for everyone.
California’s leading industries are some of the most prevalent in the United States, including; Agriculture, manufacturing (transportation equipment, machinery, and electric equipment), biotechnology, aerospace-defense, and tourism. Principle natural resources include; timber, petroleum, cement, and natural gas.
Some of the most well-known businesses that reside in California are:
California is one of the most unique and diverse states in America. From the vast landscapes to industry-leading companies, The Golden State has something for every adventure-seeker and entrepreneur.
Almost as amazing as the actual state of California, our subscription boxes from The Golden State were unique and absolutely delicious! This box offered sweet, salty, crunchy, chewy, organic, and gluten-free options. If you missed April’s box, don’t worry, every state has hidden gem businesses that help us provide a mouth-watering experience. But don’t take our word for it, subscribe today and learn what it means to Snack Your Way Across The USA!
Sources: infoplease, 50states