Los Angeles, California

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Population in 2013: 3,884,307 (100% urban, 0% rural). Population change since 2000: +5.1%
 
Males: 1,927,578  (49.6%)
Females: 1,956,729  (50.4%)
Median resident age:  34.1 years
California median age:  35.0 years

Zip codes: 90003, 90004, 90005, 90006, 90007, 90010, 90011, 90012, 90013, 90014, 90015, 90017, 90018, 90019, 90020, 90021, 90024, 90025, 90026, 90027, 90028, 90029, 90031, 90033, 90034, 90036, 90037, 90038, 90041, 90042, 90043, 90044, 90046, 90047, 90048, 90049, 90057, 90061, 90062, 90064, 90065, 90067, 90068, 90069, 90071, 90077, 90079, 90089, 90090, 90094, 90095, 90272, 90275, 90291, 90293, 90402, 90405, 90502, 91040, 91042, 91105, 91303, 91304, 91306, 91311, 91316, 91324, 91325, 91326, 91330, 91331, 91335, 91340, 91342, 91343, 91344, 91345, 91352, 91356, 91364, 91367, 91371, 91401, 91402, 91403, 91405, 91406, 91411, 91423, 91436, 91601, 91602, 91604, 91606, 91607, 91608.

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Estimated median household income in 2012: $46,803 (it was $36,687 in 2000)
Los Angeles:

$46,803
CA:

$58,328
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $26,391 (it was $20,671 in 2000)

Los Angeles city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $421,700 (it was $215,600 in 2000)
Los Angeles:

$421,700
CA:

$349,400
Mean prices in 2012: All housing units: $627,786; Detached houses: $675,570; Townhouses or other attached units: $412,398; In 2-unit structures: $626,175; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $582,314; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $472,841; Mobile homes: $123,144; Occupied boats, RVs, vans, etc.: $173,713

Median gross rent in 2012: $1,148.

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  • Hispanic - 1,868,759 (48.4%)
  • White alone - 1,096,770 (28.4%)
  • Asian alone - 436,621 (11.3%)
  • Black alone - 347,874 (9.0%)
  • Two or more races - 83,055 (2.2%)
  • Other race alone - 14,332 (0.4%)
  • American Indian alone - 5,878 (0.2%)
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone - 4,497 (0.1%)

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

Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Los Angeles: 134.9 (high, U.S. average is 100)

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Ancestries: German (3.8%), Irish (3.3%), United States (2.8%), English (2.8%), Italian (2.2%), Russian (2.2%).

Current Local Time: PST time zone

Elevation: 330 feet

Land area: 469.1 square miles.

Population density: 8,281 people per square mile   (high).

Los Angeles,CA real estate house value index trend

Los Angeles, California map

For population 25 years and over in Los Angeles:

  • High school or higher: 75.3%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 31.5%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 10.4%
  • Unemployed: 10.4%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 28.1 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Los Angeles city:

  • Never married: 43.9%
  • Now married: 40.2%
  • Separated: 3.0%
  • Widowed: 4.5%
  • Divorced: 8.4%

1,487,214 residents are foreign born (9.8% Asia).

This city:  38.6%
California:  27.1%



According to our research of California and other state lists there were 3,289 registered sex offenders living in Los Angeles, California as of May 04, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Los Angeles to the number of sex offenders is 1,173 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 2012: $3,822 (0.9%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2012: $2,074 (0.5%)

Los Angeles satellite photo by USGS

Nearest cities: West Hollywood, CA (0.5 miles ), Beverly Hills, CA (1.3 miles ), Culver City, CA (2.4 miles ), View Park-Windsor Hills, CA (2.6 miles ), Ladera Heights, CA (2.6 miles ), Burbank, CA (2.7 miles ), Santa Monica, CA (2.7 miles ), Marina del Rey, CA (2.9 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 1244 buildings, average cost: $243,700
  • 1998: 1309 buildings, average cost: $132,400
  • 1999: 1344 buildings, average cost: $137,200
  • 2000: 1687 buildings, average cost: $143,800
  • 2001: 1596 buildings, average cost: $155,600
  • 2002: 1215 buildings, average cost: $299,700
  • 2003: 1432 buildings, average cost: $201,700
  • 2004: 2501 buildings, average cost: $172,000
  • 2005: 2482 buildings, average cost: $265,200
  • 2006: 2421 buildings, average cost: $229,100
  • 2007: 1551 buildings, average cost: $329,300
  • 2008: 712 buildings, average cost: $361,500
  • 2009: 518 buildings, average cost: $453,100
  • 2010: 636 buildings, average cost: $403,900
  • 2011: 525 buildings, average cost: $485,600
  • 2012: 870 buildings, average cost: $377,700

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 34.09 N, Longitude: 118.38 W

Los Angeles nicknames or aliases (official or unofficial): L.A, City of Angels, The Entertainment Capital of the World, City of Flowers and Sunshine, La-La Land, Tinseltown, The Big Orange

Daytime population change due to commuting: +167,380 (+4.3%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 1,146,553 (65.5%)

Area code commonly used in this area: 310

Los Angeles household income distribution Los Angeles home values distribution

Property values in Los Angeles, CA


Crime rates in Los Angeles by Year
Type 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012
Murders 550588654515518489480395384312293297299
per 100,000 14.815.617.113.413.412.612.410.210.08.17.67.77.8
Rapes 1,4591,4091,4151,2261,1311,1051,0591,004949903923828936
per 100,000 39.337.436.931.929.328.527.325.924.623.524.021.624.3
Robberies 15,52717,16617,19716,57714,18113,79714,35313,48113,42212,21710,92410,0778,983
per 100,000 418.2456.1448.9431.8367.0356.4370.0348.3348.5317.4284.4262.6233.0
Assaults 32,70533,08032,42930,50626,95616,37614,63412,92611,79810,6389,3448,8438,329
per 100,000 880.8879.0846.6794.7697.6423.0377.2334.0306.4276.4243.2230.5216.1
Burglaries 24,42225,69525,37425,11523,18222,59220,35919,62919,72618,43517,41017,26416,388
per 100,000 657.7682.7662.4654.2599.9583.6524.8507.1512.2479.0453.2449.9425.1
Thefts 76,23579,52179,81377,11172,04565,97259,71158,30458,47257,41455,24853,46956,006
per 100,000 2053.12113.02083.62008.71864.51704.21539.21506.41518.41491.71438.11393.41452.8
Auto thefts 29,64031,81934,11033,55529,97328,72125,38923,52422,62318,39117,04615,59715,084
per 100,000 798.2845.5890.5874.1775.7741.9654.4607.8587.5477.8443.7406.5391.3
Arson 2,3452,3482,0912,0721,9262,2292,3562,2071,9671,5611,3411,3761,262
per 100,000 63.262.454.654.049.857.660.757.051.140.634.935.932.7
City-data.com crime rate (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 301.1) 570.1589.7584.4551.8491.8419.3394.3366.7358.8325.7301.3285.1274.6

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

Crime rate in Los Angeles detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 12,956 (9,992 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.59
California average:

2.36

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Los Angeles tourist attractions:

Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

9.1%
California:

7.3%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: +204,492 (+5.9%).
Most common industries in 2012 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (10%)
  • Accommodation and food services (9%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (8%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (7%)
  • Health care (5%)
  • Educational services (5%)
  • Publishing, and motion picture and sound recording industries (5%)
  • Health care (14%)
  • Educational services (11%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (8%)
  • Accommodation and food services (8%)
  • Social assistance (5%)
  • Private households (5%)
  • Finance and insurance (5%)
Most common occupations in 2012 (%)
Males Females
  • Other management occupations except farmers, ranchers, and other agricultural managers (5%)
  • Construction laborers (3%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (3%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (3%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (3%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (3%)
  • Media and communication equipment workers (3%)
  • Building cleaning and pest control workers (7%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers, ranchers, and other agricultural managers (5%)
  • Other personal care and service workers except personal appearance, baggage porters, concierges, and child care workers (4%)
  • Child care workers (3%)
  • Other business operations specialists (2%)
  • Elementary and middle school teachers (2%)
  • Registered nurses (2%)

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

Average climate in Los Angeles, California

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Earthquake activity:

Los Angeles-area historical earthquake activity is near California state average. It is 714% 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 72.5 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 Los Angeles 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 114.8 miles away from the city center
On 11/4/1927 at 13:51:53, a magnitude 7.5 (7.5 UK) earthquake occurred 161.8 miles away from the city 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 12.4 miles away from Los Angeles 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 57.0 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 (51) is a lot greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 24
Emergencies Declared: 4

Causes of natural disasters: Fires: 34, Floods: 14, Storms: 9, Landslides: 5, Winter Storms: 5, Mudslides: 4, Earthquakes: 2, Freeze: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snow: 1, Tornado: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Los Angeles topographic map

Birthplace of: Judy Chu - Representative for California's 32nd congressional district, Robert Hertzberg - Politician, Andy Reid - Football player and coach, Scott Clifton - Television actor, Vince Neil - Racing driver, Abby Sunderland - Sailor, Bryce Dallas Howard - Actress, Quanell X - Activist, Bill Walsh (American football coach) - Football coach, Randy Newman - (born 1943), singer-songwriter, musician.

Medal of Honor Recipients

Medal of Honor Recipients born in Los Angeles: Eugene Arnold Obregon, Herbert Charpoit Jones, James, Jr. Anderson, John William Finn, Sadao S. Munemori.

Main business address for: SCPIE HOLDINGS INC (INSURANCE CARRIERS, NEC), SOUTHWEST WATER CO (WATER SUPPLY), TMSF HOLDINGS INC (MORTGAGE BANKERS & LOAN CORRESPONDENTS), ARDEN REALTY INC (REAL ESTATE INVESTMENT TRUSTS), READING INTERNATIONAL INC (OPERATORS OF APARTMENT BUILDINGS), REGENCY EQUITIES CORP (OPERATORS OF NONRESIDENTIAL BUILDINGS), CERTRON CORP (MAGNETIC & OPTICAL RECORDING MEDIA), HANMI FINANCIAL CORP (NATIONAL COMMERCIAL BANKS) and 61 other public companies.

Hospitals in Los Angeles:

  • ACE HOSPICE, INC (628 N VERMONT AVENUE)
  • CARE UNIT BEHAVIORAL CTR OF LOS ANGELE (5035 COLISEUM ST)
  • CITY OF ANGELS MEDICAL CENTER (1711 WEST TEMPLE STREET)
  • HOBART MANOR HOSPICE (1942 SOUTH HOBART)
  • KECK HOSPITAL OF USC (Voluntary non-profit - Other, 1500 SAN PABLO ST)
  • LOS ANGELES COMMUNITY HOSPITAL (Proprietary, provides emergency services, 4081 E OLYMPIC BLVD)
  • METROPOLITAN IMPROVEMENT HLTH SVS CTR (4904 CRENSHAW BLVD)
  • PACIFIC ALLIANCE MEDICAL CENTER (Proprietary, 531 W COLLEGE ST)
  • SAINT VINCENT MEDICAL CENTER (Voluntary non-profit - Church, 2131 W 3RD ST)
  • THE VILLAGE MANOR HOSPICE (3860 CRENSHAW BLVD, SUITE 219)

Airports and heliports located in Los Angeles:

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Amtrak station:

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.

Biggest Colleges/Universities in Los Angeles:

  • University of California-Los Angeles (Full-time enrollment: 39,409; Location: 405 Hilgard Ave; Public; Website: www.ucla.edu/; Offers Doctor's degree)
  • University of Southern California (FT enrollment: 33,161; Location: University Park; Private, not-for-profit; Website: www.usc.edu/; Offers Doctor's degree)
  • California State University-Los Angeles (FT enrollment: 17,545; Location: 5151 State University Dr; Public; Website: www.calstatela.edu; Offers Doctor's degree)
  • Los Angeles City College (FT enrollment: 10,027; Location: 855 N Vermont Ave; Public; Website: www.lacitycollege.edu/)
  • Loyola Marymount University (FT enrollment: 7,720; Location: One Lmu Drive; Private, not-for-profit; Website: www.lmu.edu; Offers Doctor's degree)
  • Los Angeles Trade Technical College (FT enrollment: 7,421; Location: 400 W Washington Blvd; Public; Website: www.lattc.edu)
  • Marinello Schools of Beauty-Los Angeles (FT enrollment: 3,923; Location: 1241 S. Soto Street Suite #101; Private, for-profit; Website: www.marinello.com)
  • Fashion Institute of Design & Merchandising-Los Angeles (FT enrollment: 3,705; Location: 919 S Grand Ave; Private, for-profit; Website: www.fidm.edu)
  • Los Angeles Southwest College (FT enrollment: 3,247; Location: 1600 W Imperial Hwy.; Public; Website: www.lasc.edu)
  • Westwood College-Los Angeles (FT enrollment: 2,448; Location: 3250 Wilshire Blvd Ste 400; Private, for-profit; Website: www.westwood.edu; Offers Master's degree)
  • Mount St Mary's College (FT enrollment: 2,431; Location: 12001 Chalon Rd; Private, not-for-profit; Website: www.msmc.la.edu; Offers Doctor's degree)
  • Occidental College (FT enrollment: 2,276; Location: 1600 Campus Rd; Private, not-for-profit; Website: www.oxy.edu; Offers Master's degree)
  • Bryan University (FT enrollment: 1,650; Location: 3580 Wilshire blvd suite 400; Private, for-profit; Website: www.bryancollege.edu)
  • American Career College-Los Angeles (FT enrollment: 1,320; Location: 4021 Rosewood Avenue; Private, for-profit; Website: americancareercollege.edu/)
  • Otis College of Art and Design (FT enrollment: 1,245; Location: 9045 Lincoln Blvd; Private, not-for-profit; Website: www.otis.edu; Offers Master's degree)
  • Diversified Vocational College (FT enrollment: 945; Location: 1670 Wilshire Blvd; Private, for-profit; Website: www.dlila.edu)
  • Coast Career Institute (FT enrollment: 673; Location: 1354 S Hill St; Private, for-profit; Website: www.coastcareer.edu)
  • Charles R Drew University of Medicine and Science (FT enrollment: 665; Location: 1731 E 120th St; Private, not-for-profit; Website: www.cdrewu.edu; Offers Master's degree)
  • Los Angeles ORT College-Los Angeles Campus (FT enrollment: 581; Location: 6435 Wilshire Boulevard; Private, not-for-profit; Website: www.laort.edu)
  • Everest College-West Los Angeles (FT enrollment: 544; Location: 3000 S Robertson Blvd #300; Private, for-profit; Website: www.everest.edu/campus/west_los_angeles)

Biggest public high schools in Los Angeles:

Biggest private high schools in Los Angeles:

  • LOYOLA HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 1,222; Location: 1901 VENICE BLVD; Grades: 9 - 12; Boys only)
  • BRENTWOOD SCHOOL (Students: 987; Location: 100 S BARRINGTON PL; Grades: KG - 12)
  • MILKEN COMMUNITY HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 777; Location: 15800 ZELDINS WAY; Grades: 7 - 12)
  • LE LYCEE FRANCAIS DE LOS ANGELES-OVERLAND (Students: 756; Location: 3261 OVERLAND AVE; Grades: PK - 12)
  • IMMACULATE HEART HIGH SCHOOL AND MIDDLE SCHOOL (Students: 727; Location: 5515 FRANKLIN AVE; Grades: 6 - 12; Girls only)
  • WILDWOOD SCHOOL K-12 (Students: 707; Location: 12201 WASHINGTON PL; Grades: KG - 12)
  • CATHEDRAL HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 685; Location: 1253 BISHOPS RD; Grades: 9 - 12; Boys only)
  • ROSE & ALEX PILIBOS ARMENIAN SCHOOL (Students: 645; Location: 1615 N ALEXANDRIA AVE; Grades: KG - 12)
  • MARLBOROUGH SCHOOL (Students: 537; Location: 250 S ROSSMORE AVE; Grades: 7 - 12; Girls only)
  • ARCHER SCHOOL FOR GIRLS (Students: 501; Location: 11725 SUNSET BLVD; Grades: 6 - 12; Girls only)

Biggest public elementary/middle schools in Los Angeles:

Biggest private elementary/middle schools in Los Angeles:

  • YESHIVA RAV ISACSOHN TORATH EMETH ACADEMY (Students: 997; Location: 555 N LA BREA AVE; Grades: PK - 8)
  • YESHOVA RAV ISACSON SCHOOL (Students: 990; Location: 540 N LA BREA AVE; Grades: PK - 8)
  • SINAI AKIBA ACADEMY (Students: 569; Location: 10400 WILSHIRE BLVD; Grades: PK - 8)
  • ST PAUL THE APOSTLE SCHOOL (Students: 535; Location: 1536 SELBY AVE; Grades: KG - 8)
  • RABBI JACOB PROGRAM ACADEMY (Students: 506; Location: 1055 S LA CIENYA BLVD; Grades: PK - 8)
  • CURTIS SCHOOL FOUNDATION (Students: 498; Location: 15871 MULHOLLAND DR; Grades: KG - 6)
  • YAVNEH HEBREW ACADEMY (Students: 458; Location: 5353 W 3RD ST; Grades: PK - 8)
  • STEPHEN S WISE TEMPLE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 412; Location: 15500 STEPHAN S WISH DR; Grades: KG - 5)
  • THE MIRMAN SCHOOL (Students: 344; Location: 16180 MULHOLLAND DR; Grades: 1 - 9)
  • LOS ANGELES CHEDER / BAIS TZIVIA (Students: 340; Location: 801 N LA BREA AVE; Grades: PK - 8)
See full list of schools located in Los Angeles, map of school districts

Library in Los Angeles:

  • LOS ANGELES PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $124,031,221; Location: 630 W. FIFTH ST.; 6,219,060 books; 9,087 e-books; 120,068 audio materials; 321,635 video materials; 78 local licensed databases; 17 state licensed databases; 33 other licensed databases; 10,764 print serial subscriptions)

User submitted facts and corrections:

  • Additional LA area codes: 213,323
  • KTTV ch. 11 Los Angeles, also ch. 58 added by drogen1
  • The photo that you have captioned as "A really cool building in downtow Los Angeles" is the Walt Disney Concert Hall, home of the Los Angeles Philharmonic Orchestra: http://wdch.laphil.com/ Thought you'd like to know. Thanks! added by Alan
  • The top private prep school in LA is Harvard-Westlake.

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Notable locations in Los Angeles: Hyperion Wastewater Treatment Plant (A), California Plaza (B), Los Angeles Center Studios (C), Hollywood Bowl (D), Hollywoodland Girls Camp (E), Larry King Square (F), Joel Bloom Square (G), Downey Road (H), Lookout Gates (I), Lopez Canyon Forest Station (J), Department of Water and Power Sub-Station Number 44 (K), West Florence Sub-Station (L), Transformer Station Number 18 (M), Electrical Sub-Station Number 41 (N), Los Angeles Tennis Club (O), Electrical Sub-Station Number 8 (P), Wilshire Terrace Professional Center (Q), Toluca Sub-Station (R), Desilu Studios (S), Encino Siding (T). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Centers: Westside Pavilion Shopping Center (1), Ward Plaza Shopping Center (2), Raintree Plaza Shopping Center (3), Century City Center Shopping Center (4), Brentwood Place Shopping Center (5), Brentwood Country Mart Shopping Center (6), Beverly Center Shopping Center (7), Far East Plaza Shopping Center (8), Japanese Village Plaza Mall Shopping Center (9). Display/hide their locations on the map

Main business address in Los Angeles include: SCPIE HOLDINGS INC (A), SOUTHWEST WATER CO (B), TMSF HOLDINGS INC (C), ARDEN REALTY INC (D), READING INTERNATIONAL INC (E), REGENCY EQUITIES CORP (F), CERTRON CORP (G), HANMI FINANCIAL CORP (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Los Angeles include: Triedstone Baptist Church (A), West Adams Foursquare Church (B), Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (C), Sawtelle Veterans Chapel (D), Holy Family Catholic Church (E), Primera Iglesia Bautista (F), Higashi Hongwangji Buddhist Temple (G), Chinese United Methodist Church (H), First Baptist Church of Venice (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Verdugo Hills Cemetery (1), Mount Sinai Memorial Park (2), Wilmington Cemetery (3), Westwood Memorial Park (4), Independent Order of Oddfellows Cemetery (5), San Fernando Mission Cemetery (6), Valhalla Memorial Park (7). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lakes, reservoirs, and swamps: Harbor Lake (A), Santa Ynez Lake (B), Toluca Lake (C), Ballona Lagoon (D), Middle Lake (E), Redwing Lake (F), Monteria Lake (G), Del Rey Lagoon (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Falls Creek (A), Encino Creek (B), East Canyon Channel (C), Dayton Creek (D), Chatsworth Creek (E), Caballero Creek (F), Bull Creek (G), Browns Canyon Wash (H), Bell Creek (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Los Angeles include: Wilson Field (1), Hollywood Playground (2), Las Palmas Playground (3), Parkview Playground (4), William Mulholland Memorial (5), Robertson Playground (6), West Wilshire Playground (7), Poinsettia Playground (8), Evergreen Playground (9). Display/hide their locations on the map

Beaches: Cabrillo Beach (A), White Point Beach (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attractions: Blitzstein Museum of Art (428 North Fairfax Avenue) (1), Architecture & Design Museum (3780 Wilshire Boulevard) (2), African-American Museum-California (Exposition Park) (3), Bilingual Foundation of the Arts (Museums; 421 North Avenue 19) (4), African-American Firefighter Museum (1401 South Central Avenue) (5), American Society of Military History & Museum (1816 South Figueroa Street) (6), Black Maria Art Gallery (Museums; 3137 Glendale Boulevard) (7), Autry Museum of Western Heritage (4700 Western Heritage Way) (8), Berenbaum Group (Museums; 1124 S Orlando Ave) (9). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

Hotels: Best Western Mid-Wilshire Plaza (603 South New Hampshire Avenue) (1), Best Western Westwood Pacific (11250 Santa Monica Boulevard) (2), Alma Lodge (1750 Colorado Boulevard) (3), Best Western Eagle Rock Inn (2911 Colorado Boulevard) (4), Barry Design Associates (10780 Santa Monica Boulevard Suite 300) (5), Bel Air Investments (10728 Bellagio Road) (6), Beverly Hills Plaza Hotel (10300 Wilshire Boulevard) (7), Best Western Hollywood Hills H (6141 Franklin Avenue) (8), Alexandria Lodge Motel (300 South Alexandria Avenue) (9). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

Courts: Los Angeles County - Other Judicial District Courts (600 South Commonwealth Avenue) (1), United States Government - Courts- Congress- District Court- Los Angeles- Clerk's Office Room (312 North Spring Street) (2), Los Angeles County - Superior Court Of California-County Of Los Angeles- West Los Angeles- Tra (1945 South Hill Street) (3), Harvard Court (1331 North Harvard Boulevard) (4), Los Angeles County - Juvenile Court- Kenyon Juvenile Justice Center (7625 South Central Avenue) (5), Divorce Court (5800 West Sunset Boulevard) (6), Los Angeles County - Superior Court Of California-County Of Los Angeles- Juvenile C (1945 South Hill Street) (7), California State - Public Employment Relations Board (3530 Wilshire Boulevard) (8), Argyle Court (1938 Argyle Avenue) (9). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

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

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2012 was 161. This is significantly worse than average.

City:

161
U.S.:

74

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2012 was 0.216. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 2.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.216
U.S.:

0.303

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 13.6. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 2.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

13.6
U.S.:

6.6

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 0.462. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 2.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.462
U.S.:

1.929

Ozone [ppb] level in 2012 was 33.8. This is about average. Closest monitor was 2.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

33.8
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 22.2. This is about average. Closest monitor was 7.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

22.2
U.S.:

20.2

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 9.37. This is about average. Closest monitor was 7.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.37
U.S.:

9.14

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 0.00225. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 5.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.00225
U.S.:

0.01468

Drinking water stations with addresses in Los Angeles and their reported violations in the past:

PYTHIAN YOUTH CAMP (Population served: 275, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 7 routine major monitoring violations
  • 4 regular monitoring violations
BLUE RIDGE MOBILE HOME PARK (Serves IN, Population served: 250, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUL-2013, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUL-30-2013), St Boil Water Order (JUL-30-2013), St Compliance achieved (JUL-30-2013), St Public Notif requested (JUL-30-2013)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Source Water (GWR) - In MAR-11-2014, Contaminant: E. COLI. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (APR-01-2014), St Public Notif requested (APR-01-2014)
  • Monitoring, Source Water (GWR) - In AUG-09-2013, Contaminant: E. COLI. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (OCT-18-2013), St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-18-2013), St Compliance achieved (NOV-05-2013)
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In OCT-01-2009, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (NOV-09-2009), St Violation/Reminder Notice (NOV-09-2009), St Compliance achieved (NOV-23-2009)
  • 3 minor monitoring violations
  • 22 regular monitoring violations
FOREST LAWN SCOUT RESERVATION (Population served: 200, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One regular monitoring violation
EL POTRERO GIRL SCOUT CAMP (Population served: 75, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 2 routine major monitoring violations
  • 2 regular monitoring violations
SAN ANTONIO WINERY (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 2 routine major monitoring violations
  • One regular monitoring violation

Drinking water stations with addresses in Los Angeles that have no violations reported:

  • UCLA UNICAMP (Population served: 1,000, Primary Water Source Type: Surface water)
  • PALI OVERNIGHT ADVENTURES (Population served: 1,000, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • MORNING STAR LAKE RESORT (Population served: 400, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • SLOUGHHOUSE INN (Population served: 200, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • CIRCLE DRIVE MOBILE HOME PARK (Serves MI, Population served: 125, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 23.3%
(12.2% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 30.2% for Black residents, 30.3% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 28.7% for American Indian residents, 35.3% for other race residents, 19.8% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.8 people
California:  2.9 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  61.2%
Whole state:  68.7%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  8.0%
Whole state:  7.2%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.5% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.7% of all households

People in group quarters in Los Angeles in 2010:

  • 29,070 people in college/university student housing
  • 13,845 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 13,300 people in other noninstitutional facilities
  • 7,557 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 6,069 people in emergency and transitional shelters (with sleeping facilities) for people experiencing homelessness
  • 4,226 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 3,564 people in residential treatment centers for adults
  • 1,915 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers
  • 1,156 people in federal detention centers
  • 1,055 people in federal prisons
  • 1,001 people in correctional facilities intended for juveniles
  • 572 people in group homes for juveniles (non-correctional)
  • 355 people in correctional residential facilities
  • 347 people in residential treatment centers for juveniles (non-correctional)
  • 250 people in state prisons
  • 147 people in mental (psychiatric) hospitals and psychiatric units in other hospitals
  • 72 people in in-patient hospice facilities
  • 58 people in hospitals with patients who have no usual home elsewhere
  • 22 people in maritime/merchant vessels
  • 20 people in military barracks and dormitories (nondisciplinary)

People in group quarters in Los Angeles in 2000:

  • 22,729 people in college dormitories (includes college quarters off campus)
  • 15,335 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 12,853 people in nursing homes
  • 10,811 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 4,390 people in other group homes
  • 2,773 people in homes or halfway houses for drug/alcohol abuse
  • 2,146 people in federal prisons and detention centers
  • 1,670 people in religious group quarters
  • 1,590 people in homes for the mentally ill
  • 1,465 people in other nonhousehold living situations
  • 1,311 people in short-term care, detention or diagnostic centers for delinquent children
  • 992 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 719 people in mental (psychiatric) hospitals or wards
  • 679 people in hospitals/wards and hospices for chronically ill
  • 519 people in other hospitals or wards for chronically ill
  • 448 people in homes for the physically handicapped
  • 444 people in halfway houses
  • 329 people in other types of correctional institutions
  • 289 people in job corps and vocational training facilities
  • 275 people in orthopedic wards and institutions for the physically handicapped
  • 198 people in training schools for juvenile delinquents
  • 186 people in other workers' dormitories
  • 160 people in hospices or homes for chronically ill
  • 121 people in hospitals or wards for drug/alcohol abuse
  • 119 people in residential treatment centers for emotionally disturbed children
  • 114 people in wards in general hospitals for patients who have no usual home elsewhere
  • 110 people in institutions for the deaf
  • 93 people in military ships
  • 90 people in schools, hospitals, or wards for the mentally retarded
  • 89 people in agriculture workers' dormitories on farms
  • 65 people in military barracks, etc.
  • 59 people in state prisons
  • 52 people in unknown juvenile institutions
  • 37 people in crews of maritime vessels
  • 16 people in homes for abused, dependent, and neglected children

Los Angeles, California environmental map by EPA

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Los Angeles compared to California state average:

  • Number of rooms per house below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher above state average.

Arenas or stadiums:

  • Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum. Capacity: 92,500. USC Trojans football.
  • Dodger Stadium. Capacity: 56,000. Los Angeles Dodgers.
  • Staples Center. Los Angeles Lakers (NBA), Los Angeles Clippers (NBA), Los Angeles Sparks (WNBA), Los Angeles Kings (NHL), Los Angeles Avengers (AFL).
  • Los Angeles Memorial Sports Arena. University of Southern California.
  • Pauley Pavilion. UCLA.

Banks with most branches in Los Angeles (2011 data):

  • Bank of America, National Association: 63 branches. 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
  • Wells Fargo Bank, National Association: 46 branches. Info updated 2011/04/05: Bank assets: $1,161,490.0 mil, Deposits: $905,653.0 mil, headquarters in Sioux Falls, SD, positive income, 6395 total offices, Holding Company: Wells Fargo & Company
  • JPMorgan Chase Bank, National Association: 45 branches. 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.
  • Citibank, National Association: 25 branches. Info updated 2012/01/10: Bank assets: $1,288,658.0 mil, Deposits: $882,541.0 mil, headquarters in Sioux Falls, SD, positive income, International Specialization, 1048 total offices, Holding Company: Citigroup Inc.
  • U.S. Bank National Association: 21 branches. 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
  • Union Bank, National Association: 16 branches. Info updated 2011/09/01: Bank assets: $88,967.5 mil, Deposits: $65,286.4 mil, headquarters in San Francisco, CA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 403 total offices, Holding Company: Mitsubishi Ufj Financial Group, Inc.
  • BBCN Bank: 13 branches. Info updated 2011/12/12: Bank assets: $5,170.7 mil, Deposits: $3,989.4 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 49 total offices, Holding Company: Bbcn Bancorp, Inc.
  • City National Bank: 11 branches. Info updated 2011/04/11: Bank assets: $23,303.6 mil, Deposits: $20,475.9 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 86 total offices, Holding Company: City National Corporation
  • Hanmi Bank: 10 branches. Info updated 2010/04/01: Bank assets: $2,739.6 mil, Deposits: $2,377.7 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 28 total offices, Holding Company: Hanmi Financial Corporation
  • 64 other banks with 135 local branches

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

  • Clark Plaza Hotel, 141 S Clark Dr, Los Angeles, CA 90048 , Phone: (310) 278-9310
  • Figueroa Hotel, 939 S Figueroa St, Los Angeles, CA 90015 , Phone: (213) 627-8971, Fax: (213) 689-0305
  • Los Angeles Athletic Club, 431 W Seventh St, Los Angeles, CA 90014 , Phone: (213) 895-0707
  • Kyoto Grand Hotel And Gardens, 120 S Los Angeles St, Los Angeles, CA 90012 , Phone: (213) 629-1200, Fax: (213) 473-1403
  • Orchid Suites Hotel, 1753 N Orchid Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90028 , Phone: (323) 461-7260, Fax: (323) 874-9931
  • The Westin House At Los Angeles Airport, 5400 W Century Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90045 , Phone: (800) 937-8461, Fax: (310) 674-1948
  • The Beverly Plaza Hotel, 8384 W Third St, Los Angeles, CA 90048 , Phone: (323) 658-6600, Fax: (323) 653-3464
  • Hotel Nikko At Beverly Hills, 465 S Ln Cienega Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90048 , Phone: (310) 247-0400, Fax: (310) 246-2094
  • 123 other hotels and motels
All 131 fire-safe hotels and motels in Los Angeles, California

Educational Attainment (%) in 2012

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2012

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (64%)
  • Electricity (30%)
  • No fuel used (5%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1%)

Presidential Elections Results

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Neighborhoods in Los Angeles:

(Los Angeles, California Neighborhood Map)

Religion statistics for Los Angeles city (based on Los Angeles County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 58.08%
Here: 58.1%
USA: 50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameCatholic ChurchJewishSouthern Baptist ConventionLDS (Mormon) ChurchMuslim Estimate
Adherents68.8%10.2%2.0%1.8%1.7%
Congregations6.9%5.0%7.7%5.9%1.2%
NameAmerican Baptist Churches in the USA Charismatic Churches IndependentAssemblies of GodUnited Methodist ChurchOther
Adherents1.3%1.3%1.2%1.0%10.7%
Congregations5.2%0.3%6.4%4.4%57.0%
Source: Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.
Tables 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
This 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.
State:

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

7.15 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

7.5%
California:

7.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Los Angeles County:

20.4%
California:

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

18.6%
State:

17.9%
Local government employment and payroll (March 2013)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 2,626$18,112,566$82,769358$813,486
Other Government Administration 2,402$18,769,256$93,7681,232$1,599,628
Judicial and Legal 831$7,780,279$112,35112$72,464
Police Protection - Officers 9,880$85,834,446$104,25293$164,976
Police - Other 2,913$18,604,734$76,6421$2,973
Firefighters 3,250$40,228,426$148,5361$7,563
Fire - Other 295$1,989,142$80,9141$1,459
Streets and Highways 2,437$16,969,929$83,561598$1,109,987
Airports 3,229$22,363,018$83,108223$652,796
Water Transport and Terminals 951$7,813,283$98,590128$383,766
Welfare 85$585,464$82,654242$212,347
Health 300$1,524,202$60,96815$22,578
Solid Waste Management 2,273$15,503,150$81,847199$554,890
Parks and Recreation 1,612$8,991,851$66,9373,509$3,746,433
Housing and Community Development(Local) 1,508$11,440,216$91,036100$179,416
Water Supply 2,882$27,053,557$112,64522$12,872
Electric Power 6,025$59,713,475$118,93118$48,624
Local Libraries 644$3,779,635$70,428667$948,493
Other and Unallocable 98$691,895$84,722208$332,237
Totals for Government 44,241$367,748,524$99,7497,627$10,866,988

Los Angeles government finances - Expenditure in 2006 (per resident):

  • Construction - Housing and Community Development: $91,352,000 ($23.52)
  • Current Operations - Electric Utilities: $2,150,706,000 ($553.69)
    Police Protection: $1,637,395,000 ($421.54)
    Central Staff Services: $790,624,000 ($203.54)
    Local Fire Protection: $563,166,000 ($144.98)
    Air Transportation: $515,400,000 ($132.69)
    Regular Highways: $464,569,000 ($119.60)
    Water Utilities: $435,847,000 ($112.21)
    Parks and Recreation: $299,796,000 ($77.18)
    Sewerage: $287,744,000 ($74.08)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $258,521,000 ($66.56)
    General - Other: $237,893,000 ($61.24)
    Solid Waste Management: $213,937,000 ($55.08)
    Sea and Inland Port Facilities: $203,241,000 ($52.32)
    Health - Other: $196,186,000 ($50.51)
    Housing and Community Development: $167,729,000 ($43.18)
    Libraries: $87,268,000 ($22.47)
    Transit Utilities: $70,234,000 ($18.08)
    Parking Facilities: $15,088,000 ($3.88)
  • Electric Utilities - Interest on Debt: $172,206,000 ($44.33)
  • Employee Retirement - Corporate Stocks: $11,814,557,000 ($3041.61)
    Corporate Bonds: $5,386,777,000 ($1386.81)
    Other Investments - Other: $4,024,481,000 ($1036.09)
    Benefit Payments: $1,367,223,000 ($351.99)
    Total Cash and Deposits: $1,122,296,000 ($288.93)
    Withdrawals: $20,578,000 ($5.30)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $409,664,000 ($105.47)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Electric Utilities: $451,565,000 ($116.25)
    Water Utilities: $315,968,000 ($81.34)
    Sewerage: $210,090,000 ($54.09)
    Air Transportation: $182,981,000 ($47.11)
    Sea and Inland Port Facilities: $106,978,000 ($27.54)
    Regular Highways: $96,867,000 ($24.94)
    Central Staff Services: $51,146,000 ($13.17)
    Parks and Recreation: $32,279,000 ($8.31)
    Local Fire Protection: $26,094,000 ($6.72)
    Solid Waste Management: $24,382,000 ($6.28)
    Police Protection: $21,434,000 ($5.52)
    General - Other: $18,509,000 ($4.77)
    Libraries: $16,765,000 ($4.32)
    Housing and Community Development: $16,358,000 ($4.21)
    Transit Utilities: $6,296,000 ($1.62)
    Health - Other: $5,584,000 ($1.44)
    Parking Facilities: $2,784,000 ($0.72)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $661,000 ($0.17)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $3,461,883,000 ($891.25)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $71,850,000 ($18.50)

Los Angeles government finances - Revenue in 2006 (per resident):

  • Charges - Air Transportation: $639,085,000 ($164.53)
    Sewerage: $485,547,000 ($125.00)
    All Other: $483,993,000 ($124.60)
    Sea and Inland Port Facilities: $412,237,000 ($106.13)
    Solid Waste Management: $113,248,000 ($29.16)
    Housing and Community Development: $110,148,000 ($28.36)
    Parks and Recreation: $104,900,000 ($27.01)
    Parking Facilities: $46,435,000 ($11.95)
    Regular Highways: $17,493,000 ($4.50)
  • Employee Retirement - Earnings on Investments (calculated): $2,973,005,000 ($765.39)
    From Parent Local Government: $501,997,000 ($129.24)
    Local Employee Contribution: $219,678,000 ($56.56)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Housing and Community Development: $140,251,000 ($36.11)
    All Other: $64,090,000 ($16.50)
    Air Transportation: $38,834,000 ($10.00)
    Highways: $23,835,000 ($6.14)
    Sewerage: $15,052,000 ($3.88)
    Health and Hospitals: $419,000 ($0.11)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $461,160,000 ($118.72)
    General Revenue, NEC: $453,755,000 ($116.82)
    Special Assessments: $143,046,000 ($36.83)
    Fines and Forfeits: $137,525,000 ($35.41)
    Sale of Property: $64,875,000 ($16.70)
    Rents: $3,315,000 ($0.85)
    Royalties: $810,000 ($0.21)
  • Revenue - Electric Utilities: $2,530,826,000 ($651.55)
    Water Utilities: $598,625,000 ($154.11)
    Transit Utilities: $13,134,000 ($3.38)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $443,953,000 ($114.29)
    All Other: $143,388,000 ($36.91)
    Highways: $70,524,000 ($18.16)
    Health and Hospitals: $4,984,000 ($1.28)
    Housing and Community Development: $4,786,000 ($1.23)
    Sewerage: $2,259,000 ($0.58)
  • Tax - Property: $1,090,335,000 ($280.70)
    Public Utilities Sales: $672,763,000 ($173.20)
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $552,092,000 ($142.13)
    Occupation and Business License, NEC: $434,529,000 ($111.87)
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $217,147,000 ($55.90)
    Other Selective Sales: $136,752,000 ($35.21)
    NEC: $81,033,000 ($20.86)
    Other License: $48,838,000 ($12.57)

Los Angeles government finances - Debt in 2006 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $13,932,267,000 ($3586.81)
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $12,713,998,000 ($3273.17)
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $2,717,928,000 ($699.72)
    Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $1,642,614,000 ($422.88)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,499,659,000 ($386.08)
    Beginning Outstanding - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $1,451,183,000 ($373.60)
    Issue, Nonguaranteed - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $263,354,000 ($67.80)
    Retired Nonguaranteed - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $71,923,000 ($18.52)
  • Short Term Debt Outstanding - End of Fiscal Year: $148,000,000 ($38.10)
    Beginning: $52,973,000 ($13.64)

Los Angeles government finances - Cash and Securities in 2006 (per resident):

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $485,705,000 ($125.04)
  • Employee Retirement - Total Other Securities: $5,725,109,000 ($1473.91)
    Total Federal Securities: $2,043,268,000 ($526.03)
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $7,680,473,000 ($1977.31)
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $2,826,109,000 ($727.57)

3.18% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($44,176 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.18%
California average:

5.03%

0.04% of residents moved from foreign countries ($1,133 average AGI)
Los Angeles County:

0.04%
California average:

0.07%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Orange County, CA  0.44% ($47,619 average AGI)
from San Bernardino County, CA  0.34% ($34,625)
from Riverside County, CA  0.19% ($37,493)


3.63% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($47,892 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.63%
California average:

5.12%

0.07% of residents moved to foreign countries ($921 average AGI)
Los Angeles County:

0.07%
California average:

0.10%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Orange County, CA  0.54% ($53,226 average AGI)
to San Bernardino County, CA  0.50% ($38,459)
to Riverside County, CA  0.28% ($43,924)

Strongest AM radio stations in Los Angeles:

  • KSPN (710 AM; 50 kW; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: KABC-AM RADIO, INC.)
  • KBLA (1580 AM; 50 kW; SANTA MONICA, CA)
  • KHJ (930 AM; 5 kW; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: LBI RADIO LICENSE CORP.)
  • KFWB (980 AM; 50 kW; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • KABC (790 AM; 5 kW; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: KABC-AM RADIO, INC.)
  • KMPC (1540 AM; 50 kW; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: ROSE CITY RADIO CORPORATION)
  • KRLA (870 AM; 20 kW; GLENDALE, CA; Owner: NEW INSPIRATION BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KFOX (1650 AM; 10 kW; TORRANCE, CA; Owner: CHAGAL COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KXMX (1190 AM; 25 kW; ANAHEIM, CA; Owner: NEW INSPIRATION BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KNX (1070 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.)
  • KWKW (1330 AM; 5 kW; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: LOTUS COMMUNICATIONS CORP.)
  • KSUR (1260 AM; 25 kW; BEVERLY HILLS, CA)

Strongest FM radio stations in Los Angeles:

  • KKBT (100.3 FM; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: RADIO ONE LICENSES, LLC)
  • KYSR (98.7 FM; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • KCRW (89.9 FM; SANTA MONICA, CA; Owner: SANTA MONICA COMM. COLLEGE DISTRICT)
  • KRTH-FM (101.1 FM; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • 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)
  • KKLA-FM (99.5 FM; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: NEW INSPIRATION BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • KCBS-FM (93.1 FM; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • KROQ-FM (106.7 FM; PASADENA, CA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING CORP. OF LOS ANGELES)
  • KSCA (101.9 FM; GLENDALE, CA; Owner: HBC LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • K212FA (90.3 FM; TEMPLE CITY, CA; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)
  • KLOS (95.5 FM; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: KLOS-FM RADIO, INC.)
  • 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 Los Angeles:

  • 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.)
  • KCAL-TV (Channel 9; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: VIACOM TELEVISION STATIONS GROUP OF LOS ANGELES LLC)
  • KNBC (Channel 4; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: NBC SUBSIDIARY (KNBC-TV), INC.)
  • K38CY (Channel 38; VAN NUYS, CA; Owner: CAPITAL BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KWJD-LP (Channel 25; VAN NUYS, CA; Owner: FRIENDLY BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KMEX-TV (Channel 34; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: KMEX LICENSE PARTNERSHIP, G.P.)
  • KAZA-TV (Channel 54; AVALON, CA; Owner: PAPPAS SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA LICENSE LLC)
  • KDOC-TV (Channel 56; ANAHEIM, CA; Owner: GOLDEN ORANGE BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • KOCE-TV (Channel 50; HUNTINGTON BEACH, CA; Owner: BD. OF TRUSTEES, COAST COMMUNITY COLLEGE DIST.)
  • KSCI (Channel 18; LONG BEACH, CA; Owner: KSLS, INC.)
  • KXLA (Channel 44; RANCHO PALOS VERDES, CA; Owner: RANCHO PALOS VERDES BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • KCET (Channel 28; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: COMMUNITY TELEVISION OF SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA)
  • KFTR (Channel 46; ONTARIO, CA; Owner: TELEFUTURA LOS ANGELES LLC)
  • KSMV-LP (Channel 33; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: KJLA, LLC)
  • KTTV (Channel 11; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)
  • KWHY-TV (Channel 22; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: TELEMUNDO OF LOS ANGELES LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • KVEA (Channel 52; CORONA, CA; Owner: ESTRELLA LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • KCOP-TV (Channel 13; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

See more detailed statistics of Los Angeles fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2011 here
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 2,237
Total length: 48,105 meters (157,825ft)
Total costs: $1,613,188,000
Total average daily traffic: 169,872,706
Total average daily truck traffic: 9,734,497

New bridges - Historical Statistics

  • 1900-1909: 15
  • 1910-1919: 6
  • 1920-1929: 45
  • 1930-1939: 89
  • 1940-1949: 157
  • 1950-1959: 512
  • 1960-1969: 679
  • 1970-1979: 302
  • 1980-1989: 193
  • 1990-1999: 206
  • 2000-2009: 33
See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Los Angeles, CA
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers: 3 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Los Angeles)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 1193 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers: 80 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Los Angeles, CA)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 968 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers: 66 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 1690 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Paging Towers: 127 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)
FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers: 133 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 4411 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Los Angeles)

FAA Registered Aircraft Manufacturers and Dealers: 9 (See the full list of FAA Registered Manufacturers and Dealers in Los Angeles)
FAA Registered Aircraft: 771 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft)
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 849 full and 12 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 ORIGINATED7,220$309,71314,239$422,49142,483$384,0152,018$276,231727$2,203,1784,361$341,36951$121,260
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED859$313,1712,255$435,0915,474$394,123299$230,03855$4,392,855648$346,69843$104,132
APPLICATIONS DENIED2,371$313,6734,210$413,90418,720$410,7391,548$194,505250$1,636,3982,542$309,038122$89,895
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN1,530$308,0843,163$423,04810,155$388,729708$255,751117$2,913,5131,177$319,28410$209,746
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS494$288,053723$412,2073,161$418,834164$233,79231$3,181,097339$301,5298$159,838

Detailed mortgage data for all 869 tracts in Los Angeles, CA

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 614 full and 10 partial tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
C) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A & B)
D) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A & B)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1,603$311,030198$359,7817$282,7140$0
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED964$329,617158$383,4849$326,5830$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED366$324,972126$396,6264$276,0000$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN166$325,37539$342,1863$305,6672$100,000
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS116$351,34111$370,1824$271,3680$0

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 4866
  • Hazardous Condition: 3134
  • Service Call: 281
  • Good Intent Call: 8

Incident types - Los Angeles

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Los Angeles, CA
Most common first names in Los Angeles, CA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John9,39473.2 years
Mary8,70279.4 years
William8,09374.1 years
James6,95670.3 years
Robert6,44069.3 years
George5,53874.8 years
Charles5,25473.2 years
Joseph4,97774.8 years
Maria4,89577.5 years
Frank4,11175.0 years
Most common last names in Los Angeles, CA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith4,55074.2 years
Johnson4,53173.0 years
Williams4,16071.6 years
Jones3,20872.2 years
Brown3,19973.0 years
Davis2,28872.8 years
Lee2,12975.8 years
Jackson2,07671.7 years
Miller1,89675.8 years
Garcia1,87971.5 years
Businesses in Los Angeles, CA
NameCountNameCount
24 Hour Fitness5Johnny Rockets6
7-Eleven13Jones New York25
99 Cents Only Stores13Juicy Couture2
ALDO5Just Tires2
AMF Bowling2Justice2
AT&T5KFC34
Abercrombie & Fitch1Kincaid1
Abercrombie Kids1Kmart2
Ace Hardware4Knights Inn1
Aeropostale1Kroger38
Aerosoles1LA Fitness6
Albertsons5La Quinta1
American Eagle Outfitters2Lane Bryant2
Ann Taylor2Lane Furniture1
Apple Store3LensCrafters3
Arby's1Little Caesars Pizza27
Audi1Macy's5
AutoZone34Marriott8
Avenue1Marshalls1
BMW2MasterBrand Cabinets28
Baja Fresh Mexican Grill9McDonald's81
Bakers1Men's Wearhouse1
Bally Total Fitness3Motherhood Maternity6
Banana Republic4New Balance6
Barnes & Noble1Nike118
Baskin-Robbins21Nissan2
Bath & Body Works6Nordstrom4
Bebe4Office Depot6
Bed Bath & Beyond3OfficeMax1
Ben & Jerry's2Old Navy1
Best Western5On The Border1
Big O Tires1Pac Sun3
Blockbuster7Panda Express18
Brooks Brothers1Panera Bread1
Brookstone3Papa John's Pizza10
Budget Car Rental2Payless30
Buffalo Wild Wings1Penske8
Burger King26Pier 1 Imports1
CVS35Pizza Hut30
Cache1Popeyes9
Carl\s Jr.25Pottery Barn Kids1
Chevrolet1Qdoba Mexican Grill1
Chick-Fil-A1Quiznos29
Chico's1RadioShack25
Chipotle7Ramada3
Chuck E. Cheese's2Rite Aid28
Church's Chicken11Rodeway Inn1
Cinnabon 2Rue211
Circle K6Ryder Rental & Truck Leasing2
Cold Stone Creamery2SAS Shoes11
Comfort Inn4Safeway12
Costco1Sears7
Crate & Barrel1Sephora2
Curves8Sheraton2
DHL27Skechers USA2
Dairy Queen1Sprint Nextel14
Days Inn1Staples7
Decora Cabinetry5Starbucks86
Dennys13Subway86
Domino's Pizza29Super 84
El Pollo Loco34T-Mobile57
Express3T.G.I. Driday's1
Extended Stay America1T.J.Maxx1
FedEx218Taco Bell27
Finish Line1Target3
Firestone Complete Auto Care1The Cheesecake Factory2
Foot Locker5The Room Place4
Ford2Torrid1
Forever 216Toyota2
GNC25Toys"R"Us5
GameStop15Trader Joe's6
Gap4Travelodge1
Goodwill1True Value12
Gymboree2U-Haul23
H&M3UPS205
H&R Block53Urban Outfitters3
Haagen-Dazs2Vans13
Haworth1Verizon Wireless8
Hilton5Victoria's Secret6
Holiday Inn10Volkswagen1
Hollister Co.2Vons12
Home Depot5Walgreens13
Honda3Walmart1
Hot Topic1Wendy's3
Hyatt1Westin2
IHOP9Wet Seal1
J.Crew2Whole Foods Market4
Jamba Juice14YMCA7
JoS. A. Bank1

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