Lomita, California

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Population in 2017: 20,707 (100% urban, 0% rural).
Population change since 2000: +3.3%
 
Males: 9,826  (47.5%)
Females: 10,881  (52.5%)
Median resident age:

41.4 years
California median age:

36.5 years

Zip codes: 90501, 90710, 90717, 90732.

Lomita Zip Code Map
Estimated median household income in 2017: $66,432 (it was $43,303 in 2000)
Lomita:

$66,432
CA:

$71,805

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $35,116 (it was $22,127 in 2000)

Lomita city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $666,710 (it was $239,600 in 2000)
Lomita:

$666,710
CA:

$509,400

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $676,779; detached houses: $803,406; townhouses or other attached units: $547,564; in 3-to-4-unit structures: $660,234; in 5-or-more-unit structures: $401,282; mobile homes: $42,398; occupied boats, rvs, vans, etc.: $10,639

Median gross rent in 2017: $1,379.

March 2019 cost of living index in Lomita: 144.9 (very high, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 12.3%
(12.7% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 11.7% for Black residents, 14.4% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 36.1% for American Indian residents, 12.8% for other race residents, 8.9% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Lomita, CA (2017)
    • 8,80242.3%White alone
    • 6,69932.2%Hispanic
    • 3,42016.4%Asian alone
    • 8694.2%Black alone
    • 8374.0%Two or more races
    • 750.4%American Indian alone
    • 770.4%Other race alone

Races in Lomita detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth



According to our research of California and other state lists, there were 29 registered sex offenders living in Lomita, California as of June 04, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Lomita is 718 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is near the state average.


Crime rates in Lomita by year

Type

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(9.7)
2
(9.9)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(9.8)
1
(4.9)
0
(0.0)
1
(4.8)
1
(4.8)
0
(0.0)
1
(4.8)
1
(4.8)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
8
(38.7)
4
(19.3)
4
(19.5)
4
(19.7)
3
(14.9)
4
(19.9)
5
(24.4)
1
(4.9)
2
(9.7)
3
(14.5)
5
(23.9)
4
(19.1)
3
(14.4)
6
(28.9)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
28
(135.4)
49
(236.7)
34
(165.5)
34
(167.7)
24
(119.0)
21
(104.4)
24
(117.1)
30
(145.7)
17
(82.4)
17
(82.2)
17
(81.4)
27
(129.3)
13
(62.6)
11
(53.0)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
68
(328.7)
40
(193.2)
84
(409.0)
76
(374.8)
73
(362.0)
61
(303.4)
56
(273.3)
63
(306.0)
47
(227.9)
56
(270.8)
44
(210.6)
38
(181.9)
39
(187.8)
48
(231.1)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
104
(502.8)
105
(507.2)
112
(545.3)
83
(409.4)
98
(486.0)
99
(492.4)
90
(439.2)
81
(393.4)
114
(552.8)
83
(401.4)
80
(382.9)
73
(349.5)
90
(433.4)
64
(308.1)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
253
(1,223)
178
(859.9)
265
(1,290)
232
(1,144)
230
(1,141)
195
(969.9)
207
(1,010)
264
(1,282)
231
(1,120)
223
(1,078)
277
(1,326)
223
(1,068)
241
(1,161)
201
(967.7)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
58
(280.4)
68
(328.5)
52
(253.2)
64
(315.6)
52
(257.9)
36
(179.1)
37
(180.5)
46
(223.4)
69
(334.6)
49
(237.0)
44
(210.6)
51
(244.1)
71
(341.9)
47
(226.3)
Arson
(per 100,000)
2
(9.7)
6
(29.0)
4
(19.5)
4
(19.7)
4
(19.8)
3
(14.9)
4
(19.5)
0
(0.0)
1
(4.8)
1
(4.8)
2
(9.6)
0
(0.0)
1
(4.8)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)243.8221.3276.5260.5220.3195.5214.4215.2188.3190.3191.9177.2181.7173.2

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City-data.com crime index in Lomita, CA

Crime rate in Lomita detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
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Ancestries: German (5.3%), American (2.8%), Italian (2.7%), English (2.7%), Irish (2.5%), Scottish (1.8%).

Current Local Time: PST time zone

Land area: 1.90 square miles.

Population density: 10,921 people per square mile   (high).

Lomita, California map

4,522 residents are foreign born (9.5% Latin America, 7.4% Asia, 2.4% Europe).

This city:

21.7%
California:

27.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $4,685 (0.7%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $3,497 (0.6%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Torrance, CA (3.2 miles , pop. 137,946).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Long Beach, CA (9.1 miles , pop. 461,522).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (20.5 miles , pop. 3,694,820).

Nearest cities:

West Carson, CA (1.6 miles ),
Rolling Hills, CA (1.7 miles ),
Rolling Hills Estates, CA (1.7 miles ),
Torrance, CA (1.8 miles ),
Rancho Palos Verdes, CA (1.9 miles ),
Carson, CA (2.1 miles ),
Palos Verdes Estates, CA (2.2 miles ),
Palos Verdes, CA (2.2 miles )

Latitude: 33.79 N, Longitude: 118.32 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: -6,216 (-29.8%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 1,022 (9.3%)

Area code: 310

Distribution of median household income in Lomita, CA in 2017
Distribution of house value in Lomita, CA in 2017

Property values in Lomita, CA

Lomita satellite photo by USGS
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

4.4%
California:

4.6%
Historical population in Lomita, CA
Historical housing units in Lomita, CA

Population change in the 1990s: +663 (+3.4%).
Most common industries in Lomita, CA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Educational services (8.0%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (7.5%)
  • Health care (7.3%)
  • Transportation equipment (5.9%)
  • Accommodation & food services (5.8%)
  • Construction (5.6%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (3.9%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (10.2%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (8.3%)
  • Transportation equipment (7.1%)
  • Educational services (4.5%)
  • Accommodation & food services (4.4%)
  • Public administration (4.3%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (3.9%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Educational services (11.8%)
  • Health care (11.5%)
  • Accommodation & food services (7.2%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (6.6%)
  • Finance & insurance (5.8%)
  • Transportation equipment (4.6%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (3.8%)
Most common occupations in Lomita, CA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.5%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.5%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (3.6%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (3.5%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (3.4%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (3.4%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (3.3%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (5.3%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (4.9%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (4.7%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.3%)
  • Computer specialists (3.9%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (3.8%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (3.6%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (6.1%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (5.9%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (4.8%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.8%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (4.6%)
  • Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (4.2%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (3.9%)

Average climate in Lomita, California

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Lomita, California environmental map by EPA

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Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI CO NO2 SO2 Ozone PM10 PM2.5 Pb
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 119. This is significantly worse than average.

City:

119
U.S.:

74
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2018 was 0.382. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 4.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.382
U.S.:

0.267
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 15.6. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 2.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

15.6
U.S.:

5.6
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 0.654. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 2.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.654
U.S.:

1.789
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 24.0. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 4.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

24.0
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 27.5. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 5.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

27.5
U.S.:

19.6
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 13.7. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 7.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

13.7
U.S.:

8.5
Lead Level

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 0.00829. This is about average. Closest monitor was 2.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.00829
U.S.:

0.00984

Earthquake activity:

Lomita-area historical earthquake activity is near California state average. It is 698% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 7/21/1952 at 11:52:14, a magnitude 7.7 (7.7 UK, Class: Major, Intensity: VIII - XII) earthquake occurred 92.1 miles away from the city center, causing $50,000,000 total damage
On 6/28/1992 at 11:57:34, a magnitude 7.6 (6.2 MB, 7.6 MS, 7.3 MW, Depth: 0.7 mi) earthquake occurred 105.8 miles away from the city center, causing 3 deaths (1 shaking deaths, 2 other deaths) and 400 injuries, causing $100,000,000 total damage and $40,000,000 insured losses
On 10/16/1999 at 09:46:44, a magnitude 7.4 (6.3 MB, 7.4 MS, 7.2 MW, 7.3 ML) earthquake occurred 118.7 miles away from the city center
On 11/4/1927 at 13:51:53, a magnitude 7.5 (7.5 UK) earthquake occurred 173.3 miles away from Lomita center
On 1/17/1994 at 12:30:55, a magnitude 6.8 (6.4 MB, 6.8 MS, 6.7 MW, Depth: 11.4 mi, Class: Strong, Intensity: VII - IX) earthquake occurred 29.1 miles away from Lomita center, causing 60 deaths (60 shaking deaths) and 7000 injuries
On 4/21/1918 at 22:32:30, a magnitude 6.8 (6.8 UK) earthquake occurred 50.4 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Los Angeles County (52) is a lot greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 26
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Fires: 34, Floods: 14, Storms: 9, Landslides: 5, Winter Storms: 5, Mudslides: 4, Earthquakes: 3, Freeze: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snow: 1, Tornado: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Lomita topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Lomita:

  • ARLINGTON HOME #3 (24600 CYPRESS STREET)
  • LOMITA POST-ACUTE CARE CENTER (1955 W. LOMITA BLVD)
  • PALOS VERDES HEALTH CARE CENTE (26303 WESTERN AVE.)
  • PACIFIC DIALYSIS SERVICES, INC. (1830 LOMITA BLVD.)

Amtrak stations near Lomita:

  • 4 miles: SAN PEDRO (CATALINA TERMINAL, BERTH 95) - Bus Station . Services: partially wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, snack bar, paid short-term parking, paid long-term parking, call for taxi service.
  • 8 miles: LONG BEACH (601 N. LONG BEACH BLVD.) - Bus Station . Services: fully wheelchair accessible, public restrooms, public payphones, full-service food facilities, paid short-term parking, paid long-term parking, call for taxi service, public transit connection.
  • 19 miles: LOS ANGELES (800 N. ALAMEDA ST.) . Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, snack bar, free short-term parking, paid long-term parking, car rental agency, taxi stand, public transit connection.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Lomita:

  • Los Angeles Harbor College (about 3 miles; Wilmington, CA; Full-time enrollment: 5,285)
  • Wyotech-Long Beach (about 6 miles; Long Beach, CA; FT enrollment: 2,453)
  • California State University-Dominguez Hills (about 6 miles; Carson, CA; FT enrollment: 9,862)
  • El Camino Community College District (about 7 miles; Torrance, CA; FT enrollment: 13,952)
  • El Camino College-Compton Center (about 9 miles; Compton, CA; FT enrollment: 4,506)
  • Los Angeles Southwest College (about 10 miles; Los Angeles, CA; FT enrollment: 3,247)
  • Long Beach City College (about 11 miles; Long Beach, CA; FT enrollment: 15,602)

Private high school in Lomita:

  • NISHIYAMATO ACADEMY OF CALIFORNIA (Students: 158, Location: 2458 LOMITA BLVD, Grades: PK-9)

Public elementary/middle schools in Lomita:

Private elementary/middle schools in Lomita:

  • ST MARGARET MARY SCHOOL (Students: 308, Location: 25515 ESHELMAN AVE, Grades: KG-8)
  • HARBOR CHURCH SCHOOLS (Students: 117, Location: 1716 254TH ST, Grades: PK-8)
  • PACIFIC COAST MONTESSORI (Students: 28, Location: 2342 PACIFIC COAST HWY, Grades: PK-2)
  • SEEDS OF JOY VILLAGE (Students: 21, Location: 2427 PACIFIC COAST HWY STE B, Grades: PK-T1)
See full list of schools located in Lomita

User-submitted facts and corrections:

  • The nearest hospital with a real trauma center is Harbor General (UCLA) which is about 5 miles.
  • The nearest hospital with a real trauma center is Harbor General (UCLA) which is about 5 miles.
  • Torrance Memorial Medical Center is less than 1 mile from Lomita. It is a full service hospital with emergency room services. Address is 3440 Lomita Blvd in Torrance, CA.

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Lomita: Los Angeles County Fire Department Station 6 (A), Lomita Railroad Museum (B), Lomita City Hall (C), Lomita Branch County of Los Angeles Public Library (D), Lomita Sheriffs Station (E). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Lomita include: Calvary Assembly of God Church (A), Community Bible Church (B), First Born Chapel (C), First Missionary Baptist Church of Lomita (D), Lomita Christian Church (E), Narbonne Avenue Baptist Church (F), Saint Margaret Mary Catholic Church (G), Saint Marks Presbyterian Church (H), South Bay Free Methodist Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Lomita include: Lomita Park (1), Hathaway Park (2), Veterans Park (3), Lomita Recreation Center (4). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attraction: City of Torrance Libraries (Cultural Attractions- Events- & Facilities; 23115 South Arlington Avenue).

Hotels: Bartlett Motel (2364 Pacific Coast Highway), Bestall Inn (2065 Pacific Coast Highway), Atomic Roofing (2074 Lomita Boulevard).

Birthplace of: Chad Qualls - 2005 Major League Baseball player (Houston Astros, born: Aug 17, 1978), Ted Lilly - 2005 Major League Baseball player (Toronto Blue Jays, born: Jan 4, 1976), Bill Stits - Football player, Erv Palica - Baseball player, Mike Busby - Major League Baseball pitcher.

Los Angeles County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential
Average household size:
This city:

2.5 people
California:

2.9 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

62.6%
Whole state:

68.7%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

6.8%
Whole state:

7.2%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.4% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.3% of all households

People in group quarters in Lomita in 2010:

  • 110 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 22 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 13 people in emergency and transitional shelters (with sleeping facilities) for people experiencing homelessness
  • 13 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers
  • 9 people in other noninstitutional facilities

People in group quarters in Lomita in 2000:

  • 104 people in nursing homes
  • 18 people in homes for the physically handicapped
  • 6 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 5 people in homes for the mentally retarded

Banks with branches in Lomita (2011 data):

  • OneWest Bank, FSB: 2177 Pacific Coast Highway Branch at 2177 Pacific Coast Highway, branch established on 1977/01/01. Info updated 2011/07/21: Bank assets: $26,181.3 mil, Deposits: $15,408.4 mil, headquarters in Pasadena, CA, positive income, 79 total offices
  • U.S. Bank National Association: Lomita Branch at 2270 Pacific Coast Highway, branch established on 1981/12/15. Info updated 2012/01/30: Bank assets: $330,470.8 mil, Deposits: $236,091.5 mil, headquarters in Cincinnati, OH, positive income, 3121 total offices, Holding Company: U.S. Bancorp

For population 15 years and over in Lomita:

Marital status in Lomita, CA
  • Never married: 34.5%
  • Now married: 45.7%
  • Separated: 1.4%
  • Widowed: 5.0%
  • Divorced: 13.4%

For population 25 years and over in Lomita:

  • High school or higher: 88.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 33.4%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 11.2%
  • Unemployed: 5.6%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 25.6 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

12.2
California average:

15.0

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2017
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Lomita
Presidential Elections Results

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Neighborhoods in Lomita:

(Lomita, California Neighborhood Map)

Religion statistics for Lomita, CA (based on Los Angeles County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic3,542,994275
Evangelical Protestant814,6113,249
Other451,5941,023
Mainline Protestant229,056860
Black Protestant112,338290
Orthodox63,51776
None4,604,495-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 2,084
Los Angeles County:

2.12 / 10,000 pop.
California:

2.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 32
Los Angeles County:

0.03 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.04 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 567
Los Angeles County:

0.58 / 10,000 pop.
California:

0.62 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 1,206
Los Angeles County:

1.23 / 10,000 pop.
California:

1.49 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 7,008
Los Angeles County:

7.15 / 10,000 pop.
State:

7.42 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Los Angeles County:

7.5%
California:

7.3%
Adult obesity rate:
This county:

20.4%
California:

21.3%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

18.6%
California:

17.9%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

49.7%
California:

48.8%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

47.5%
California:

47.1%

Average BMI:
Lomita:

28.1
California:

28.1

People feeling badly about themselves:
Lomita:

21.0%
California:

20.9%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Lomita:

12.0%
California:

11.4%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Lomita:

6.8
California:

6.8

Overweight people:
Lomita:

31.4%
California:

31.3%

General health condition:
This city:

56.1%
State:

55.7%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

80.6%
California:

80.6%

More about Health and Nutrition of Lomita, CA Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 22$75,681$41,2814$1,793
Water Supply 12$63,606$63,6062$2,721
Parks and Recreation 11$66,143$72,15628$16,089
Streets and Highways 7$20,632$35,3692$2,867
Other and Unallocable 6$12,080$24,1609$5,090
Housing and Community Development (Local) 2$21,310$127,8601$1,271
Police - Other 0$0 0$0
Other Government Administration 0$0 0$0
Welfare 0$0 0$0
Totals for Government 60$259,452$51,89046$29,831

Lomita government finances - Expenditure in 2012 (per resident):

  • Construction - Water Utilities: $2,744,000 ($132.52)
    Regular Highways: $693,000 ($33.47)
    Central Staff Services: $685,000 ($33.08)
  • Current Operations - Water Utilities: $4,309,000 ($208.09)
    Central Staff Services: $2,958,000 ($142.85)
    Police Protection: $2,658,000 ($128.36)
    Regular Highways: $1,254,000 ($60.56)
    Housing and Community Development: $794,000 ($38.34)
    Parks and Recreation: $757,000 ($36.56)
    Health - Other: $367,000 ($17.72)
    Financial Administration: $248,000 ($11.98)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $93,000 ($4.49)
    General - Other: $83,000 ($4.01)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $358,000 ($17.29)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Parks and Recreation: $87,000 ($4.20)
    Financial Administration: $69,000 ($3.33)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $4,982,000 ($240.59)

Lomita government finances - Revenue in 2012 (per resident):

  • Charges - Other: $260,000 ($12.56)
    Housing and Community Development: $249,000 ($12.02)
    Parks and Recreation: $212,000 ($10.24)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Housing and Community Development: $212,000 ($10.24)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $868,000 ($41.92)
    Fines and Forfeits: $353,000 ($17.05)
    Rents: $171,000 ($8.26)
    General Revenue - Other: $9,000 ($0.43)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $4,731,000 ($228.47)
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $1,195,000 ($57.71)
    Highways: $594,000 ($28.69)
    General Local Government Support: $15,000 ($0.72)
    Water Utilities: $3,000 ($0.14)
  • Tax - Property: $4,229,000 ($204.23)
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $1,113,000 ($53.75)
    Public Utilities Sales: $611,000 ($29.51)
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $450,000 ($21.73)
    Other License: $429,000 ($20.72)
    Other Selective Sales: $118,000 ($5.70)
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $54,000 ($2.61)

Lomita government finances - Debt in 2012 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $7,275,000 ($351.33)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $7,130,000 ($344.33)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $145,000 ($7.00)

Lomita government finances - Cash and Securities in 2012 (per resident):

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $719,000 ($34.72)
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $12,900,000 ($622.98)

3.12% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($67,418 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.12%
California average:

5.03%

0.05% of residents moved from foreign countries ($1,909 average AGI)
Los Angeles County:

0.05%
California average:

0.07%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Orange County, CA  0.44% ($64,742 average AGI)
from San Bernardino County, CA  0.27% ($44,592)
from Riverside County, CA  0.16% ($46,622)


3.70% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($71,222 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.70%
California average:

5.21%

0.06% of residents moved to foreign countries ($1,510 average AGI)
Los Angeles County:

0.06%
California average:

0.09%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Orange County, CA  0.53% ($74,627 average AGI)
to San Bernardino County, CA  0.44% ($47,062)
to Riverside County, CA  0.25% ($57,313)
Businesses in Lomita, CA
NameCountNameCount
7-Eleven2KFC1
99 Cents Only Stores1Kroger1
Albertsons1Little Caesars Pizza1
AutoZone1MasterBrand Cabinets2
CVS2Nike1
Carl\s Jr.1Pizza Hut1
Circle K1Quiznos1
Cold Stone Creamery1Sprint Nextel1
Curves1Starbucks1
Decora Cabinetry2Subway1
Domino's Pizza1Taco Bell2
FedEx3The Room Place1
H&R Block1U-Haul1
Jack In The Box2UPS2
Jones New York3

Strongest AM radio stations in Lomita:

  • KNX (1070 AM; 50 kW; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • KFI (640 AM; 50 kW; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KFWB (980 AM; 50 kW; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • KLAC (570 AM; 50 kW; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • KSPN (710 AM; 50 kW; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: KABC-AM RADIO, INC.)
  • KBLA (1580 AM; 50 kW; SANTA MONICA, CA)
  • KTNQ (1020 AM; 50 kW; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: KTNQ-AM LICENSE CORP.)
  • KMPC (1540 AM; 50 kW; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: ROSE CITY RADIO CORPORATION)
  • KXTA (1150 AM; 50 kW; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KDIS (1110 AM; 50 kW; PASADENA, CA; Owner: ABC,INC.)
  • KFRN (1280 AM; 1 kW; LONG BEACH, CA; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • KXMX (1190 AM; 25 kW; ANAHEIM, CA; Owner: NEW INSPIRATION BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KRLA (870 AM; 20 kW; GLENDALE, CA; Owner: NEW INSPIRATION BROADCASTING COMPANY)

Strongest FM radio stations in Lomita:

  • KZAB (93.5 FM; REDONDO BEACH, CA; Owner: KZAB LICENSING, INC.)
  • KKBT (100.3 FM; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: RADIO ONE LICENSES, LLC)
  • KZLA-FM (93.9 FM; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: EMMIS RADIO LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • KPWR (105.9 FM; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: EMMIS RADIO LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • KLSX (97.1 FM; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • KUSC (91.5 FM; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA)
  • KRTH-FM (101.1 FM; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • KKLA-FM (99.5 FM; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: NEW INSPIRATION BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • KBUE (105.5 FM; LONG BEACH, CA; Owner: LBI RADIO LICENSE CORP.)
  • KLAX-FM (97.9 FM; EAST LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: KLAX LICENSING, INC.)
  • KCBS-FM (93.1 FM; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • KSCA (101.9 FM; GLENDALE, CA; Owner: HBC LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • KLOS (95.5 FM; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: KLOS-FM RADIO, INC.)
  • K212FA (90.3 FM; TEMPLE CITY, CA; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)
  • KOST (103.5 FM; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KLVE (107.5 FM; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: KLVE-FM LICENSE CORP.)
  • KIIS-FM (102.7 FM; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KPCC (89.3 FM; PASADENA, CA; Owner: PASADENA AREA COMMUNITY COLLEGE DISTRICT)
  • KHHT (92.3 FM; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • KBIG-FM (104.3 FM; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)

TV broadcast stations around Lomita:

  • KTRO-LP (Channel 50; LANCASTER, CA; Owner: ROBERT D. ADELMAN)
  • KCBS-TV (Channel 2; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: CBS BROADCASTING INC.)
Fatal accident count
See more detailed statistics of Lomita fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

20 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Lomita)

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers in Lomita, CA)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

3
  • CA-LOS3764A, 24823 Western Ave (Lat: 33.798694 Lon: -118.309111), Type: Pole, Structure height: 15.2 m, Call Sign: WQLU870,
    Assigned Frequencies: 21925.0 MHz, Grant Date: 04/29/2010, Expiration Date: 04/29/2020, Certifier: Nadja S Sodos-Wallace, Registrant: Sprint Corporation, 12502 Sunrise Valley Drive, M/S: Varesa0209, Reston, VA 20196, Phone: (800) 572-8256, Fax: (703) 433-4483, Email:
  • CA-LOS2125C, 24205 Narbonne (Lat: 33.805444 Lon: -118.320139), Type: Bant, Structure height: 9.8 m, Overall height: 11.8 m, Call Sign: WQLV289,
    Assigned Frequencies: 21825.0 MHz, Grant Date: 04/30/2010, Expiration Date: 04/30/2020, Certifier: Nadja S Sodos-Wallace, Registrant: Sprint Corporation, 12502 Sunrise Valley Drive, M/S: Varesa0209, Reston, VA 20196, Phone: (800) 572-8256, Fax: (703) 433-4483, Email:
  • CA-LOS2148B, 25835 Narbonne Ave (Lat: 33.788556 Lon: -118.321000), Type: Bant, Structure height: 7.6 m, Overall height: 10.1 m, Call Sign: WQMH335,
    Assigned Frequencies: 22025.0 MHz, Grant Date: 08/06/2010, Expiration Date: 08/06/2020, Certifier: Nadja S Sodos-Wallace, Registrant: Sprint Corporation, 12502 Sunrise Valley Drive, M/S: Varesa0209, Reston, VA 20196, Phone: (800) 572-8256, Fax: (703) 433-4483, Email:

FCC Registered Paging Towers:

1
  • 25624 Walnut Street (Lat: 33.791111 Lon: -118.311722), Overall height: 14.9 m, Call Sign: KSV983,
    Assigned Frequencies: 152.840 MHz, Grant Date: 08/03/1998, Expiration Date: 07/01/2008, Cancellation Date: 11/03/2004, Certifier: Tommy L Cook, Registrant: Cook Telecom, Inc., 2960 Kerner Blvd., San Rafael, CA 94901-5583, Phone: (415) 460-4901, Fax: (415) 456-5566, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

175 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Lomita)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

25 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Lomita)
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 4 full tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
E) Loans on Dwellings For 5+ Families
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED25$396,28071$326,662331$293,52023$215,0873$990,00022$248,591
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$07$267,71450$339,3803$15,6670$02$472,500
APPLICATIONS DENIED7$328,00015$340,000109$354,8625$119,8001$1,400,00012$370,667
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN7$426,00010$340,40068$314,7214$160,0000$05$264,200
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS2$471,5001$500,00019$374,2632$75,0000$00$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 6700.01 , 6700.02, 6700.03, 6701.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 4 full tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED14$368,7863$348,667
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED3$449,0002$412,500
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$00$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN1$383,0000$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 6700.01 , 6700.02, 6700.03, 6701.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Lomita, CA
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Lomita, CA - Value

2005 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year According to the data from the years 2005 - 2018 the average number of fires per year is 21. The highest number of reported fires - 38 took place in 2005, and the least - 0 in 2006. The data has a dropping trend.
    Fire incident types in Lomita, CA When looking into fire subcategories, the most reports belonged to: Outside Fires (37.5%), and Structure Fires (37.2%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Lomita, CA
    • 11037.5%Outside Fires
    • 10937.2%Structure Fires
    • 4916.7%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 258.5%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Lomita, CA
Most common first names in Lomita, CA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John16672.8 years
Mary13379.3 years
William12270.9 years
James8070.2 years
Robert7871.1 years
Charles7273.2 years
George7071.5 years
Helen6480.4 years
Dorothy5776.6 years
Joseph5775.4 years
Most common last names in Lomita, CA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Johnson4272.5 years
Smith4174.7 years
Anderson3076.9 years
Davis2574.3 years
Brown2574.5 years
Clark2274.7 years
Williams2271.0 years
Thompson2077.0 years
Miller2073.6 years
Jones1974.0 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Lomita, CA
  • 84.8%Utility gas
  • 13.4%Electricity
  • 1.2%No fuel used
  • 0.5%Wood
  • 0.1%Solar energy
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Lomita, CA
  • 71.4%Utility gas
  • 22.1%Electricity
  • 4.9%No fuel used
  • 0.7%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.4%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 0.3%Wood
  • 0.2%Solar energy


Lomita compared to California state average:

  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Median age above state average.

Lomita on our top lists:

  • #23 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Japan (population 500+)"
  • #1 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Evangelical Protestant congregations"
  • #1 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Mainline Protestant congregations"
  • #1 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Orthodox adherents"
  • #1 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest ground withdrawal of fresh water for public supply (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #1 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Catholic adherents (pop. 50,000+)"
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