Coalinga (/ˌkoʊ.əˈlɪŋɡə/ or /kəˈlɪŋɡə/) is a city in Fresno County and the western San Joaquin Valley, in central California.
It was formerly known as Coaling Station A, Coalingo, and Coalinga Station.
The population was 13,543 as of 2011, up from 11,668 at the 2000 census. It is the site of both Pleasant Valley State Prison and Coalinga State Hospital.
West Hills College-Coalinga
At least 2 but less than 4 years; Public; $10,860 average out-state tuition; $1,380 average in-state tuition