Founded in 1906, the City of Upland, California, is the gateway to the vast Inland Empire located at the western edge of San Bernardino County and the link to Los Angeles County and beyond. Upland is a small, quaint bedroom community home to more than 77,000 residents.Spread over 15.8 square miles in the heart of greater Southern California, Upland is ideally suited for commercial and residential development at several key strategic locations that offer access to the region’s booming population and room to grow smartly.Situated less than an hour’s drive east of Los Angeles and equidistant to the region’s sandy beaches, mountain resorts, desert getaways and cultural meccas, Upland is conveniently tucked against the base of the picturesque San Gabriel Mountains. It is bordered by the bustling communities of Rancho Cucamonga to the east, Ontario and Montclair to the south and Claremont to the west.Upland sits at the region’s transportation hub, intersected by two major interstate freeways and the Metrolink commuter rail system with a station in the city’s historic downtown. World-famous Route 66 traverses through the center of town, while scenic Euclid Avenue is the north-south corridor from the mountains to Riverside and Orange counties. Ontario International Airport is just a stone’s throw away, and Upland is easily accessible to Southern California destinations such as Disneyland, Dodger Stadium,Angel Stadium, Staples Center, the Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum and other major sports, arts, shopping and entertainment venues.