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is a city in Alameda
County, California, United States. It is located on Alameda
Island and Bay Farm Island, and is adjacent to and west of Oakland and in eastern San Francisco Bay across from San Francisco and South San Francisco, in the San Francisco Bay Area. Bay Farm Island, a portion of which is also known as "Harbor Bay Isle", is not actually an island, and is part of the mainland adjacent to the Oakland International Airport. In 2014 the city had a total population of 75,467. Alameda
is a charter city, rather than a general law city, allowing the city to provide for any form of government. Alameda
became a charter city and adopted a council-manager government in 1916, which it retains to the present.