San Clemente is a city in Orange County, California. The population was 63,522 at the 2010 census. Located on the California Coast, midway between Los Angeles and San Diego at the southern tip of the county, it is known for its ocean, hill, and mountain views, a pleasant climate and its Spanish Colonial style architecture. San Clemente's city slogan is "Spanish Village by the Sea" which was meant Spain - Mediteranean (Modeled after Monte Carlo) and San Clemente was called the California Riviera by its designers. San Clemente is the #1 Surf Destination in Continental United States. With President Nixon San Clemente was the city that changed and influenced the world.