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Upland is a small city with population fo 68,393 in San Bernardino County, California located at an elevation of 1,242 feet (379 m). It was incorporated on May 15, 1906, after previously being named North Ontario.

Upland originally was an irrigation colony established by George and William Chaffey. When founded, it was a small rural town based on agriculture, specifically citrus fruits and grapes. Today Upland maintains many of the same features, most specifically Euclid Avenue as well as many of the older, adobe and ranch-style houses. Other features of Upland include Upland Town Center, an open air mall in the downtown area at the intersection of 9th St. and 2nd Ave, and a clear view of Mount Baldy. The city also was home to the Pipeline skate park.

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