Los Alamitos, California

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Population in 2013: 11,652 (100% urban, 0% rural). Population change since 2000: +1.0%
 
Males: 5,558  (47.7%)
Females: 6,094  (52.3%)
Median resident age:  39.9 years
California median age:  35.7 years

Zip codes: 90720.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $81,299 (it was $55,286 in 2000)
Los Alamitos:

$81,299
CA:

$60,190

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $37,687 (it was $26,014 in 2000)

Los Alamitos city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $636,510 (it was $294,100 in 2000)
Los Alamitos:

$636,510
CA:

$373,100

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $626,134; Detached houses: $719,429; Townhouses or other attached units: $435,107; In 2-unit structures: $614,527; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $301,745; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $286,781; Mobile homes: $72,426; Occupied boats, RVs, vans, etc.: $168,770

Median gross rent in 2013: $1,478.

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  • Races in Los Alamitos, CA (2013)

    Los Alamitos races chart
    • 6,39054.3%White alone
    • 2,64422.5%Hispanic
    • 1,63713.9%Asian alone
    • 7016.0%Two or more races
    • 2512.1%Black alone
    • 650.6%American Indian alone
    • 290.2%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone
    • 50.04%Other race alone

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Los Alamitos: 127.2 (high, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (11.2%), Irish (8.9%), English (7.3%), Italian (4.6%), French (3.0%), United States (2.2%).

Current Local Time: PST time zone

Elevation: 22 feet

Land area: 4.01 square miles.

Population density: 2,904 people per square mile   (average).

Los Alamitos,CA real estate house value index trend

Los Alamitos, California map

For population 25 years and over in Los Alamitos:

  • High school or higher: 93.3%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 39.6%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 14.0%
  • Unemployed: 2.5%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 26.5 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Los Alamitos city:

  • Never married: 30.9%
  • Now married: 49.4%
  • Separated: 1.9%
  • Widowed: 5.7%
  • Divorced: 12.2%

1,702 residents are foreign born (6.7% Asia, 2.6% Latin America, 1.7% Europe).

This city:

14.5%
California:

26.9%



According to our research of California and other state lists there were 6 registered sex offenders living in Los Alamitos, California as of February 12, 2016.
The ratio of number of residents in Los Alamitos to the number of sex offenders is 1,945 to 1.
The number of registered sex offenders compared to the number of residents in this city is smaller than the state average.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $4,412 (0.7%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $1,747 (0.3%)

Los Alamitos satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Lakewood, CA (4.5 miles , pop. 79,345).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Long Beach, CA (5.4 miles , pop. 461,522).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (26.6 miles , pop. 3,694,820).

Nearest cities: Rossmoor, CA (1.1 miles ), Cypress, CA (1.4 miles ), Hawaiian Gardens, CA (1.4 miles ), Seal Beach, CA (1.8 miles ), La Palma, CA (1.9 miles ), Stanton, CA (2.0 miles ), Lakewood, CA (2.1 miles ), Cerritos, CA (2.1 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 2 buildings, average cost: $25,000
  • 2000: 2 buildings, average cost: $129,500
  • 2001: 21 buildings, average cost: $129,000
  • 2002: 16 buildings, average cost: $140,500
  • 2003: 29 buildings, average cost: $119,000
  • 2004: 6 buildings, average cost: $114,700
  • 2005: 10 buildings, average cost: $130,000
  • 2006: 11 buildings, average cost: $104,000
  • 2007: 4 buildings, average cost: $175,000
  • 2008: 1 building, cost: $575,600

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 33.80 N, Longitude: 118.06 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: +8,841 (+75.2%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 885 (16.3%)

Los Alamitos household income distribution Los Alamitos home values distribution

Crime rates in Los Alamitos by Year
Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murders 100010010000
per 100,000 8.50.00.00.08.40.00.08.60.00.00.00.0
Rapes 124212121022
per 100,000 8.516.733.816.98.417.18.617.18.50.017.117.0
Robberies 106201110171413761211
per 100,000 85.150.2169.093.084.3145.0119.8111.459.851.8102.393.7
Assaults 202421141715916661311
per 100,000 170.2200.7177.5118.3143.4127.977.0137.151.351.8110.893.7
Burglaries 775475105108795356748080108
per 100,000 655.3451.5633.8887.4910.8673.8453.5479.9632.6690.6682.1920.3
Thefts 156159182260199226190195179195253213
per 100,000 1,327.71,329.41,538.12,197.41,678.21,927.51,625.71,671.21,530.21,683.42,157.21,815.1
Auto thefts 354046463435472726292439
per 100,000 297.9334.4388.7388.8286.7298.5402.2231.4222.3250.3204.6332.3
Arson 237755581300
per 100,000 17.025.159.259.242.242.642.868.68.525.90.00.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 293.3) 188.1164.3228.3224.6211.1210.6170.7192.2144.4147.4197.9204.5

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City-data.com crime index counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

Crime rate in Los Alamitos detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 27 (23 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.96
California average:

2.34
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

5.2%
California:

7.3%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: -224 (-1.9%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (13%)
  • Retail trade (10%)
  • Construction (9%)
  • Wholesale trade (9%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (8%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (7%)
  • Accommodation and food services (7%)
  • Educational services (19%)
  • Health care and social assistance (18%)
  • Retail trade (11%)
  • Manufacturing (9%)
  • Accommodation and food services (8%)
  • Finance and insurance (8%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (8%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Management occupations (18%)
  • Sales and related occupations (13%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (9%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (6%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (6%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (6%)
  • Production occupations (5%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (24%)
  • Management occupations (17%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (10%)
  • Sales and related occupations (10%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (5%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (5%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (5%)

Work and jobs in Los Alamitos: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Los Alamitos, California

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Earthquake activity:

Los Alamitos-area historical earthquake activity is near California state average. It is 703% 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 98.6 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 91.8 miles away from Los Alamitos 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 105.5 miles away from the city center
On 11/4/1927 at 13:51:53, a magnitude 7.5 (7.5 UK) earthquake occurred 186.0 miles away from the city center
On 4/21/1918 at 22:32:30, a magnitude 6.8 (6.8 UK, Class: Strong, Intensity: VII - IX) earthquake occurred 35.9 miles away from Los Alamitos 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) earthquake occurred 38.2 miles away from the city center, causing 60 deaths (60 shaking deaths) and 7000 injuries
Magnitude types: body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Orange County (27) is a lot greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 19
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 14, Fires: 12, Storms: 9, Landslides: 5, Winter Storms: 5, Mudslides: 4, Earthquake: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snow: 1, Tornado: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Los Alamitos topographic map

Birthplace of: Cathy Rigby - Female artistic gymnast, Marcedes Lewis - College football player, Stacey Nelson - College softball player, Dan Murray (baseball) - Murrays the baseball team, Justin Brunette - Baseball player, Orlando Scandrick - Football player.

Hospitals and medical centers in Los Alamitos:

  • LOS ALAMITOS MEDICAL CENTER (Proprietary, provides emergency services, 3751 KATELLA AVENUE)
  • DAVITA-LOS ALAMITOS DIALYSIS (4141 KATELLA AVENUE)
  • ALAMITOS WEST HEALTH CARE CENTER (3902 KATELLA AVENUE)
  • JOHN DOUGLAS FRENCH CENTER/ALZHEIMER (3951 KATELLA AVE)

Airports located in Los Alamitos:

Amtrak stations near Los Alamitos:

  • 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.
  • 10 miles: FULLERTON (120 E. SANTA FE AVE.) . Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, full-service food facilities, free short-term parking, paid long-term parking, taxi stand, public transit connection.
  • 11 miles: ANAHEIM (2150 KATELLA AVE.) . Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, vending machines, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for car rental service, call for taxi service.

College/University in Los Alamitos:

  • Touro University Worldwide (Full-time enrollment: 196; Location: 10601 Calle Lee #179; Private, not-for-profit; Website: www.tuw.edu; Offers Doctor's degree)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Los Alamitos:

  • Trident University International (about 2 miles; Cypress, CA; Full-time enrollment: 5,974)
  • Cypress College (about 3 miles; Cypress, CA; FT enrollment: 8,732)
  • California State University-Long Beach (about 4 miles; Long Beach, CA; FT enrollment: 28,287)
  • Long Beach City College (about 5 miles; Long Beach, CA; FT enrollment: 15,602)
  • Golden West College (about 6 miles; Huntington Beach, CA; FT enrollment: 7,358)
  • Cerritos College (about 7 miles; Norwalk, CA; FT enrollment: 13,090)
  • Biola University (about 8 miles; La Mirada, CA; FT enrollment: 5,325)

Public high schools in Los Alamitos:

Public elementary/middle schools in Los Alamitos:

Private elementary/middle schools in Los Alamitos:

  • ST HEDWIG CATHOLIC SCHOOL (Students: 454; Location: 3591 ORANGEWOOD AVE; Grades: KG - 8)
  • MONTESSORI GREENHOUSE SCHOOLS (Students: 48; Location: 4001 HOWARD AVE; Grades: PK - KG)
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Notable locations in Los Alamitos: Los Alamitos City Hall (A), Los Alamitos Joint Forces Training Base Fire Department (B), Orange County Fire Authority Station 2 (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Center: Town Square Shopping Center (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Churches in Los Alamitos include: First Baptist Church of Los Alamitos (A), Saint Hedwig Catholic Church (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Creek: Carbon Creek (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Parks in Los Alamitos include: Laurel Park (1), Little Cottonwood Park (2), Oak Academy Park (3), Orville R Lewis Park (4). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attraction: Baesh Music (Arcades & Amusements; 11172 Maple Street).

Hotel: Best Western Los Alamitos Inn (10591 Los Alamitos Boulevard).

Orange County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2012 was 145. This is significantly worse than average.

City:

145
U.S.:

74

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2012 was 0.389. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 1.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.389
U.S.:

0.303

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 17.4. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 1.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

17.4
U.S.:

6.6

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 0.0790. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 1.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.0790
U.S.:

1.9290

Ozone [ppb] level in 2012 was 23.8. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 1.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

23.8
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 27.0. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 1.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

27.0
U.S.:

20.2

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 14.5. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 6.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

14.5
U.S.:

9.1

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 0.00416. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 1.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.00416
U.S.:

0.01468
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 8.5%
(8.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 31.3% for Black residents, 8.7% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 39.3% for Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander residents, 5.3% for other race residents, 5.6% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.7 people
California:  2.9 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  72.1%
Whole state:  68.7%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  5.4%
Whole state:  7.2%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.3% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.1% of all households

People in group quarters in Los Alamitos in 2010:

  • 203 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 27 people in emergency and transitional shelters (with sleeping facilities) for people experiencing homelessness
  • 13 people in other noninstitutional facilities

People in group quarters in Los Alamitos in 2000:

  • 308 people in nursing homes
  • 68 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 17 people in mental (psychiatric) hospitals or wards
  • 10 people in other group homes
  • 3 people in religious group quarters

Los Alamitos, California environmental map by EPA

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Los Alamitos compared to California state average:

  • Median house value above state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage below state average.
  • Median age above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher above state average.

Banks with branches in Los Alamitos (2011 data):

  • U.S. Bank National Association: Los Alamitos Branch at 10942 Pine Street, branch established on 1973/08/24; Los Alamitos Ball Road Branch at 3996 Ball Road, branch established on 1957/10/16. 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
  • City National Bank: Los Alamitos Branch at 5252 Katella Avenue, branch established on 1979/06/26. Info updated 2011/04/11: Bank assets: $23,303.6 mil, Deposits: $20,475.9 mil, headquarters in Los Angeles, CA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 86 total offices, Holding Company: City National Corporation
  • Bank of America, National Association: Los Alamitos Branch at 11262 Los Alamitos Boulevard, branch established on 1962/11/16. Info updated 2009/11/18: Bank assets: $1,451,969.3 mil, Deposits: $1,077,176.8 mil, headquarters in Charlotte, NC, positive income, 5782 total offices, Holding Company: Bank Of America Corporation
  • Pacific Premier Bank: Cypress/Los Alamitos Branch at 4957 Katella Avenue, Suite B, branch established on 2006/05/16. Info updated 2011/02/14: Bank assets: $956.6 mil, Deposits: $832.2 mil, headquarters in Costa Mesa, CA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 9 total offices, Holding Company: Pacific Premier Bancorp, Inc.
  • JPMorgan Chase Bank, National Association: Los Alamitos at 3502 Katella Avenue, branch established on 1994/09/16. Info updated 2011/11/10: Bank assets: $1,811,678.0 mil, Deposits: $1,190,738.0 mil, headquarters in Columbus, OH, positive income, International Specialization, 5577 total offices, Holding Company: Jpmorgan Chase & Co.

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Los Alamitos, California:

  • Best Western Los Alamitos Inn & Suites, 10591 Los Alamitos Blvd, Los Alamitos, CA 90720 , Phone: (562) 598-2299, Fax: (562) 598-9381
  • Residence Inn By Marriott Orange County/Cypress, 4931 Katella Ave, Los Alamitos, CA 90720 , Phone: (714) 484-5700, Fax: (714) 484-5600
All 2 fire-safe hotels and motels in Los Alamitos, California

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.7
California average:

15.4

Los Alamitos travel time to work - commute Los Alamitos mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (67%)
  • Electricity (28%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (2%)
  • No fuel used (1%)
  • Wood (1%)

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Neighborhoods in Los Alamitos:

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Religion statistics for Los Alamitos city (based on Orange County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic797,47367
Evangelical Protestant345,893894
Other141,815329
Mainline Protestant76,574202
Orthodox13,40619
Black Protestant2,4248
None1,632,647-
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: 530
Orange County:

1.78 / 10,000 pop.
California:

2.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 18
This county:

0.06 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.04 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 147
Orange County:

0.49 / 10,000 pop.
California:

0.62 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 434
Orange County:

1.46 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.49 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 2,438
Here:

8.19 / 10,000 pop.
State:

7.42 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

6.3%
California:

7.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Orange County:

18.5%
California:

21.3%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

16.4%
State:

17.9%
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 3$18,268$73,0722$3,100
Other Government Administration 2$20,874$125,2445$2,044
Police Protection - Officers 21$186,315$106,4662$1,328
Police - Other 3$18,013$72,05213$12,629
Streets and Highways 5$24,846$59,6300$0
Parks and Recreation 5$31,547$75,71335$26,781
Housing and Community Development(Local) 2$15,713$94,2781$2,657
Other and Unallocable 7$31,401$53,8301$2,451
Totals for Government 48$346,977$86,74459$50,990

Los Alamitos government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $2,868,000 ($246.14)
    Parks & Recreation: $577,000 ($49.52)
    Police Protection: $65,000 ($5.58)
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $3,510,000 ($301.24)
    Parks & Recreation: $1,622,000 ($139.20)
    Central Staff Services: $1,013,000 ($86.94)
    Regular Highways: $721,000 ($61.88)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $391,000 ($33.56)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $334,000 ($28.66)
    Financial Administration: $100,000 ($8.58)
    Health Services - Other: $57,000 ($4.89)
    Housing & Community Development: $5,000 ($0.43)
    General - Other: $2,000 ($0.17)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Central Staff: $40,000 ($3.43)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $3,756,000 ($322.35)

Los Alamitos government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - Parks & Recreation: $686,000 ($58.87)
    All Other: $256,000 ($21.97)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Housing & Community Development: $558,000 ($47.89)
  • Miscellaneous - Property Sale Other: $701,000 ($60.16)
    General Revenue, NEC: $466,000 ($39.99)
    Interest Earnings: $340,000 ($29.18)
    Special Assessments: $156,000 ($13.39)
    Rents: $10,000 ($0.86)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $672,000 ($57.67)
    All Other: $616,000 ($52.87)
    Highways: $224,000 ($19.22)
    Health & Hospitals: $33,000 ($2.83)
  • Tax - Total General Sales: $4,202,000 ($360.62)
    Public Utilities: $2,245,000 ($192.67)
    Property: $1,096,000 ($94.06)
    NEC: $645,000 ($55.36)
    Other Selective Sales: $65,000 ($5.58)

Los Alamitos government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $12,971,000 ($1113.20)

4.82% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($56,017 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.82%
California average:

5.03%

0.04% of residents moved from foreign countries ($597 average AGI)
Orange County:

0.04%
California average:

0.07%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Los Angeles County, CA  1.70% ($53,226 average AGI)
from Riverside County, CA  0.56% ($47,472)
from San Bernardino County, CA  0.30% ($44,337)


4.76% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($53,704 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.76%
California average:

5.12%

0.06% of residents moved to foreign countries ($937 average AGI)
Orange County:

0.06%
California average:

0.10%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Los Angeles County, CA  1.38% ($47,619 average AGI)
to Riverside County, CA  0.65% ($49,190)
to San Diego County, CA  0.29% ($52,789)

Strongest AM radio stations in Los Alamitos:

  • KFI (640 AM; 50 kW; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KTNQ (1020 AM; 50 kW; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: KTNQ-AM LICENSE CORP.)
  • KLAC (570 AM; 50 kW; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • KNX (1070 AM; 50 kW; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • KXTA (1150 AM; 50 kW; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KFWB (980 AM; 50 kW; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • KDIS (1110 AM; 50 kW; PASADENA, CA; Owner: ABC,INC.)
  • KMPC (1540 AM; 50 kW; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: ROSE CITY RADIO CORPORATION)
  • KPLS (830 AM; 50 kW; ORANGE, CA; Owner: CRN LICENSES, LLC)
  • KBLA (1580 AM; 50 kW; SANTA MONICA, CA)
  • KSPN (710 AM; 50 kW; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: KABC-AM RADIO, INC.)
  • KXMX (1190 AM; 25 kW; ANAHEIM, CA; Owner: NEW INSPIRATION BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KLTX (1390 AM; 5 kW; LONG BEACH, CA; Owner: HI-FAVOR BROADCASTING, LLC)

Strongest FM radio stations in Los Alamitos:

  • KLAX-FM (97.9 FM; EAST LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: KLAX LICENSING, INC.)
  • KKJZ (88.1 FM; LONG BEACH, CA; Owner: CALIF. STATE UNIV LONG BEACH FOUND.)
  • 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.)
  • KCBS-FM (93.1 FM; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • KUSC (91.5 FM; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA)
  • KKLA-FM (99.5 FM; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: NEW INSPIRATION BROADCASTING CO., 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)
  • KRTH-FM (101.1 FM; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • KKBT (100.3 FM; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: RADIO ONE LICENSES, LLC)
  • KIIS-FM (102.7 FM; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KLVE (107.5 FM; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: KLVE-FM LICENSE CORP.)
  • 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.)
  • KMZT-FM (105.1 FM; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: MOUNT WILSON FM BROADCASTERS, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Los Alamitos:

  • KTRO-LP (Channel 50; LANCASTER, CA; Owner: ROBERT D. ADELMAN)
  • KCBS-TV (Channel 2; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: CBS BROADCASTING INC.)
  • KTLA-TV (Channel 5; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: KTLA INC.)
  • KABC-TV (Channel 7; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: ABC HOLDING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KNBC (Channel 4; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: NBC SUBSIDIARY (KNBC-TV), INC.)

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

See more detailed statistics of Los Alamitos fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2013 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 14Number of bridges
  • 87m285ftTotal length
  • $8,483,000Total costs
  • 742,500Total average daily traffic
  • 24,935Total average daily truck traffic

New bridges - Historical Statistics

  • 21950-1959
  • 121960-1969
See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Los Alamitos, CA
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 2 full and 2 partial 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)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED9$465,18448$423,238252$358,08916$239,4042$678,00024$417,4443$100,333
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED1$399,3605$525,31634$336,6104$263,5850$02$397,2652$140,000
APPLICATIONS DENIED2$451,76013$466,29956$405,6756$190,1980$011$530,4151$92,000
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN2$361,2657$400,69431$369,6041$175,0500$03$434,5630$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$01$613,00013$384,8803$244,2030$02$656,5000$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 1100.14 , 1100.15, 1101.08, 1101.13

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 2 full and 2 partial tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED3$459,8001$581,000
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED1$450,0000$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED1$299,8703$578,503
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$01$378,590
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 1100.14 , 1100.15, 1101.08, 1101.13

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 17
  • Hazardous Condition: 12

Incident types - Los Alamitos

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Los Alamitos, CA
Most common first names in Los Alamitos, CA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John12573.9 years
Mary12380.0 years
William12175.2 years
Robert9973.3 years
James7870.3 years
Helen7582.0 years
Margaret6881.9 years
Charles6074.4 years
Joseph5874.8 years
George5773.7 years
Most common last names in Los Alamitos, CA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith5477.7 years
Anderson2879.2 years
Miller2581.7 years
Williams2377.0 years
Johnson2073.0 years
Brown1777.9 years
Jones1780.4 years
Nelson1581.2 years
Davis1473.4 years
Olson1476.3 years
Businesses in Los Alamitos, CA
NameCountNameCount
24 Hour Fitness1MasterBrand Cabinets4
7-Eleven1McDonald's1
AutoZone1Nike1
Best Western1Office Depot1
Blockbuster1RadioShack1
CVS1Rite Aid1
Cold Stone Creamery1Safeway1
Decora Cabinetry2Starbucks1
El Pollo Loco1T-Mobile1
FedEx7U-Haul1
H&R Block1UPS9
Jones New York2Vons1
Marriott1Wendy's1

Los Alamitos on our top lists:

  • #24 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males working in industry: Miscellaneous durable goods merchant wholesalers (population 5,000+)"
  • #60 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females working in industry: Repair and maintenance (population 5,000+)"
  • #65 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander residents"
  • #68 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Other health diagnosing and treating practitioners and technical occupations (population 5,000+)"
  • #70 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Education, training, and library occupations: (population 5,000+)"
  • #73 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males working in industry: Drugs and druggists' sundries, and chemical and allied products merchant wholesalers (population 5,000+)"
  • #76 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males working in industry: Leather and allied products (population 5,000+)"
  • #81 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in mental (psychiatric) hospitals or wards (population 5,000+)"
  • #91 on the list of "Top 101 cities that people commute into (largest positive percentage daily daytime population change due to commuting) (population 5,000+)"
  • #12 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest Nitrogen Dioxide air pollution readings in 2005 (ppm)"
  • #56 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest number of people moving out compared to moving in (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #67 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest carbon monoxide air pollution readings in 2005 (ppm)"
  • #79 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest Particulate Matter (PM2.5) 24-hour air pollution readings in 2005 (µg/m3)"
  • #82 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest Particulate Matter (PM10) Annual air pollution readings in 2005 (µg/m3)"
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