Pasadena, California

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Population in 2013: 139,731 (100% urban, 0% rural). Population change since 2000: +4.3%
 
Males: 67,372  (48.2%)
Females: 72,359  (51.8%)
Median resident age:  36.6 years
California median age:  35.7 years

Zip codes: 91101, 91106, 91108.

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Estimated median household income in 2013: $68,172 (it was $46,012 in 2000)
Pasadena:

$68,172
CA:

$60,190

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $41,258 (it was $28,186 in 2000)

Pasadena city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $591,700 (it was $268,100 in 2000)
Pasadena:

$591,700
CA:

$373,100

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $721,080; Detached houses: $802,993; Townhouses or other attached units: $552,898; In 2-unit structures: $486,018; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $508,194; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $444,696; Mobile homes: $86,122

Median gross rent in 2013: $1,356.

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  • Races in Pasadena, CA (2013)

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    • 52,32737.4%White alone
    • 48,70534.9%Hispanic
    • 18,69713.4%Asian alone
    • 16,60511.9%Black alone
    • 2,9882.1%Two or more races
    • 2620.2%Other race alone
    • 1430.1%American Indian alone

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Pasadena: 137.4 (high, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (6.0%), Irish (5.3%), English (5.1%), Italian (2.9%), United States (2.2%), French (1.5%).

Current Local Time: PST time zone

Elevation: 865 feet

Land area: 23.1 square miles.

Population density: 6,050 people per square mile   (high).

Pasadena,CA real estate house value index trend

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For population 25 years and over in Pasadena:

  • High school or higher: 86.8%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 49.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 21.6%
  • Unemployed: 6.7%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 25.8 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Pasadena city:

  • Never married: 38.9%
  • Now married: 43.8%
  • Separated: 3.3%
  • Widowed: 5.5%
  • Divorced: 8.5%

41,944 residents are foreign born (14.3% Latin America, 9.8% Asia).

This city:

30.0%
California:

26.9%



According to our research of California and other state lists there were 100 registered sex offenders living in Pasadena, California as of September 04, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Pasadena to the number of sex offenders is 1,385 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: $4,234 (0.7%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $2,465 (0.4%)

Pasadena satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Southwest San Gabriel Valley, CA (6.5 miles , pop. 320,008).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (14.8 miles , pop. 3,694,820).

Nearest cities: Altadena, CA (1.5 miles ), San Marino, CA (1.6 miles ), South Pasadena, CA (1.8 miles ), East Pasadena, CA (1.8 miles ), East San Gabriel, CA (2.0 miles ), Sierra Madre, CA (2.2 miles ), San Gabriel, CA (2.2 miles ), Alhambra, CA (2.3 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 85 buildings, average cost: $133,100
  • 1998: 68 buildings, average cost: $162,300
  • 1999: 49 buildings, average cost: $160,500
  • 2000: 33 buildings, average cost: $199,200
  • 2001: 59 buildings, average cost: $209,900
  • 2002: 52 buildings, average cost: $196,700
  • 2003: 113 buildings, average cost: $175,000
  • 2004: 160 buildings, average cost: $160,600
  • 2005: 61 buildings, average cost: $159,000
  • 2006: 68 buildings, average cost: $189,200
  • 2007: 133 buildings, average cost: $190,000
  • 2008: 39 buildings, average cost: $298,000
  • 2009: 20 buildings, average cost: $261,900
  • 2010: 52 buildings, average cost: $271,800
  • 2011: 21 buildings, average cost: $306,900
  • 2012: 22 buildings, average cost: $329,700

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 34.16 N, Longitude: 118.13 W

Nickname or alias (official or unofficial): City of Roses

Daytime population change due to commuting: +44,113 (+31.6%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 25,125 (35.1%)

Area code commonly used in this area: 626

Pasadena household income distribution Pasadena home values distribution

Property values in Pasadena, CA


Crime rates in Pasadena by Year
Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murders 434961111353753
per 100,000 2.92.22.86.34.17.67.62.13.52.15.03.62.2
Rapes 34253817231933212521262125
per 100,000 24.918.026.911.915.913.122.714.517.414.518.715.118.0
Robberies 268255265298285247303260182189178172162
per 100,000 196.4183.6187.7208.8196.5170.3208.2179.9126.3130.8128.3123.4116.5
Assaults 370374393343489334397337271341224235244
per 100,000 271.2269.3278.4240.3337.2230.3272.8233.1188.1236.0161.5168.6175.5
Burglaries 8999598497237888928258588248321,011891939
per 100,000 659.0690.6601.4506.5543.4615.1566.8593.6572.0575.8728.7639.3675.5
Thefts 3,1572,8033,2063,1963,0412,9982,9932,9573,0232,8642,3822,2382,553
per 100,000 2,314.12,018.62,270.92,239.02,096.92,067.22,056.32,045.72,098.41,982.11,717.01,605.71,836.7
Auto thefts 508462531539560508486367311378279250287
per 100,000 372.4332.7376.1377.6386.1350.3333.9253.9215.9261.6201.1179.4206.5
Arson 46605250292723182313255227
per 100,000 33.743.236.835.020.018.615.812.516.09.018.037.319.4
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 294.7) 304.6280.7299.4285.3297.3274.0296.1257.6235.4240.5229.5211.3223.9

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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 Pasadena detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 326 (226 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.63
California average:

2.34

Pasadena tourist attractions:

Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

6.2%
California:

7.3%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: +2,021 (+1.5%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (15%)
  • Construction (11%)
  • Educational services (9%)
  • Accommodation and food services (8%)
  • Retail trade (7%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (6%)
  • Manufacturing (6%)
  • Health care and social assistance (25%)
  • Educational services (12%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (11%)
  • Other services, except public administration (9%)
  • Retail trade (9%)
  • Public administration (5%)
  • Accommodation and food services (4%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Management occupations (14%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (9%)
  • Sales and related occupations (8%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (8%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (6%)
  • Arts, design, entertainment, sports, and media occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (17%)
  • Sales and related occupations (10%)
  • Management occupations (9%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (9%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (8%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (8%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (7%)

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

Average climate in Pasadena, California

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Earthquake activity:

Pasadena-area historical earthquake activity is near California state average. It is 721% 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 76.5 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 91.6 miles away from Pasadena 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 100.0 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 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 25.4 miles away from Pasadena 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 46.3 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).
Pasadena topographic map

Birthplace of: Roger Ingram - Trumpeter, Steve Dahl - Shock jock, Missy Franklin - International swimmer, Stan Freberg - Author, Bill Richardson - Politician, Sophia Bush - Actor, Julia Child - Chef, Drew Pinsky - Radio and television personality, Wally Hedrick - Artist, Brodus Clay - Professional wrestler.

Main business address for: WESCO FINANCIAL CORP (SERVICES-EQUIPMENT RENTAL & LEASING, NEC), AMERON INTERNATIONAL CORP (CONCRETE GYPSUM PLASTER PRODUCTS), JACOBS ENGINEERING GROUP INC /DE/ (HEAVY CONSTRUCTION OTHER THAN BUILDING CONST - CONTRACTORS), PAULA FINANCIAL (FIRE, MARINE & CASUALTY INSURANCE), ALEXANDRIA REAL ESTATE EQUITIES INC (REAL ESTATE INVESTMENT TRUSTS), AUTOIMMUNE INC (BIOLOGICAL PRODUCTS (NO DIAGNOSTIC SUBSTANCES)), INDYMAC BANCORP INC (SAVINGS INSTITUTION, FEDERALLY CHARTERED), AVERY DENNISON CORPORATION (CONVERTED PAPER & PAPERBOARD PRODS (NO CONTAINERS/BOXES)) and 1 other public companies.

Hospitals in Pasadena:

  • ASSURANCE HOSPICE, INC (40 N ALTADENA DRIVE, SUITE 118)
  • AURORA LAS ENCINAS HOSPITAL (2900 E DEL MAR BLVD)
  • HOSPICE ANGELES (739 E WALNUT STREET SUITE 205)
  • HUNTINGTON MEMORIAL HOSPITAL (Voluntary non-profit - Private, provides emergency services, 100 W CALIFORNIA BLVD)
  • HUNTINGTON OUTPATIENT SURGERY CENTER (797 SOUTH FAIR OAKS AVENUE)
  • VISITING NURSE ASSOC - PASADENA (2500 E COLORADO BLVD)

Dialysis Facilities in Pasadena:

  • ARROYO DIALYSIS CENTER (1111 S. ARROYO PARKWAY, SUITE 150)
  • DAVITA-EATON CANYON DIALYSIS (2551 E. WASHINGTON BLVD.)
  • HUNTINGTON DIALYSIS CENTER (806 S. FAIR OAKS AVENUE)
  • PASADENA FOOTHILLS DIALYSIS CENTER (3722 E. COLORADO BLVD.)

Home Health Centers in Pasadena:

  • A AND P HOME HEALTH, INC (2396 E FOOTHILL BLVD)
  • ALSA HOME HEALTH CARE, INC (130 COOK AVENUE, SUITE 102)
  • BENEVOLENT HOME CARE (426 S ROSEMEAD BLVD)
  • CONCORD HOME HEALTH CARE (424 NORTH LAKE AVENUE SUITE 202)
  • HOME CARE OF AMERICA (1930 E. COLORADO BLVD.)
  • MOBILE NURSING CARE (1028 N LAKE AVENUE #207)
  • PASADENA HOME HEALTH CARE (3821 E SIERRA MADRE BLVD)
  • SMART CARE LINK, INC (2525 E COLORADO BLVD, SUITE 104)
  • VALENCIA HOME CARE (1864 EAST WASHINGTON BLVD, #201)
  • VIRGINIA HOME CARE AGENCY (1028 N LAKE AVE, # 102)
  • VNA OF GREATER LOS ANGELES, INC (3452 E FOOTHILL BLVD, STE 130)

Nursing Homes in Pasadena:

  • BRIGHTON CONVALESCENT CENTER (1836 N. FAIR OAKS)
  • CAMELLIA GARDENS CARE CENTER (1920 N. FAIR OAKS AVENUE)
  • GEM TRANSITIONAL (716 SOUTH FAIR OAKS AVE)
  • MARLINDA IMPERIAL CONV HOSP (150 BELLEFONTAINE)
  • MONTE VISTA GROVE HOMES (2889 SAN PASQUAL STREET)
  • ROSE GARDEN CONVALESCENT CTR (1899 N RAYMOND AVE)
  • SOPHIA-LYN CONVALESCENT HOSP (1570 N. FAIR OAKS AVENUE)
  • ST. LUKE MEDICAL CENTER (2632 E. WASHINGTON BLVD.)
  • THE CALIFORNIAN-PASADENA (120 BELLEFONTAINE STREET)
  • VILLA GARDENS HEALTH CARE UNIT (842 EAST VILLA STREET)
  • VILLA OAKS CONV HOSPITAL (1515 N.FAIR OAKS AVENUE)

Heliports located in Pasadena:

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Amtrak station:

PASADENA (150 S. ROBLES AVE.) - Bus Station . Services: fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, full-service food facilities, paid short-term parking, paid long-term parking, taxi stand, public transit connection.

Colleges/Universities in Pasadena:

  • Pasadena City College (Full-time enrollment: 14,712; Location: 1570 E Colorado Blvd.; Public; Website: www.pasadena.edu)
  • Le Cordon Bleu College of Culinary Arts-Pasadena (FT enrollment: 2,934; Location: 530 East Colorado Boulevard; Private, for-profit; Website: www.chefs.edu/los-angeles/)
  • Art Center College of Design (FT enrollment: 2,346; Location: 1700 Lida St; Private, not-for-profit; Website: www.artcenter.edu; Offers Master's degree)
  • California Institute of Technology (FT enrollment: 2,246; Location: 1200 E California Blvd; Private, not-for-profit; Website: www.caltech.edu; Offers Doctor's degree)
  • Fuller Theological Seminary in California (FT enrollment: 1,873; Location: 135 N Oakland Ave; Private, not-for-profit; Website: www.fuller.edu; Offers Doctor's degree)
  • Pacific Oaks College (FT enrollment: 971; Location: 55 Eureka Street; Private, not-for-profit; Website: www.pacificoaks.edu; Offers Master's degree)
  • North-West College-Pasadena (FT enrollment: 328; Location: 530 E Union; Private, for-profit; Website: www.north-westcollege.edu)
  • Los Angeles Music Academy (FT enrollment: 172; Location: 370 S Fair Oaks Ave; Private, for-profit; Website: www.lama.edu)
  • Providence Christian College (FT enrollment: 66; Location: 1539 East Howard Street; Private, not-for-profit; Website: providencecc.net)

Other colleges/universities with over 2000 students near Pasadena:

  • Occidental College (about 5 miles; Los Angeles, CA; Full-time enrollment: 2,276)
  • Glendale Community College (about 6 miles; Glendale, CA; FT enrollment: 11,348)
  • California State University-Los Angeles (about 7 miles; Los Angeles, CA; FT enrollment: 17,545)
  • East Los Angeles College (about 9 miles; Monterey Park, CA; FT enrollment: 17,297)
  • Marinello Schools of Beauty-Los Angeles (about 11 miles; Los Angeles, CA; FT enrollment: 3,923)
  • Los Angeles City College (about 11 miles; Los Angeles, CA; FT enrollment: 10,027)
  • Fashion Institute of Design & Merchandising-Los Angeles (about 11 miles; Los Angeles, CA; FT enrollment: 3,705)

Public high schools in Pasadena:

Biggest private high schools in Pasadena:

  • POLYTECHNIC SCHOOL (Students: 855; Location: 1030 E CALIFORNIA BLVD; Grades: KG - 12)
  • LA SALLE HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 732; Location: 3880 E SIERRA MADRE BLVD; Grades: 9 - 12)
  • MARANATHA HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 692; Location: 169 S SAINT JOHN AVE; Grades: 9 - 12)
  • WESTRIDGE SCHOOL (Students: 523; Location: 324 MADELINE DR; Grades: 4 - 12; Girls only)
  • MAYFIELD SENIOR SCHOOL (Students: 313; Location: 500 BELLEFONTAINE ST; Grades: 9 - 12; Girls only)
  • WAVERLY SCHOOL (Students: 312; Location: 67 W BELLEVUE DR; Grades: PK - 12)
  • ST MONICA ACADEMY (Students: 120; Location: 301 N ORANGE GROVE BLVD; Grades: 1 - 12)
  • FROSTIG SCHOOL (Students: 98; Location: 971 N ALTADENA DR; Grades: 1 - 12)
  • HILLSIDES EDUCATION CENTER (Students: 86; Location: 940 AVE 64; Grades: 1 - 12)
  • ROSEMARY SCHOOL (Students: 41; Location: 36 S KINNELOA AVE STE 110; Grades: 8 - 12; Girls only)

Biggest public elementary/middle schools in Pasadena:

Biggest private elementary/middle schools in Pasadena:

  • MAYFIELD JUNIOR SCHOOL (Students: 486; Location: 405 S EUCLID AVE; Grades: KG - 8)
  • PASADENA CHRISTIAN SCHOOL (Students: 462; Location: 1515 N LOS ROBLES AVE; Grades: KG - 8)
  • HIGH POINT ACADEMY (Students: 350; Location: 1720 KINNELOA CANYON RD; Grades: KG - 8)
  • ASSUMPTION OF THE BVM ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 297; Location: 2660 E ORANGE GROVE BLVD; Grades: KG - 8)
  • WALDEN SCHOOL (Students: 250; Location: 74 S SAN GABRIEL BLVD; Grades: PK - 6)
  • ST ANDREW ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 248; Location: 42 CHESTNUT ST; Grades: KG - 8)
  • PACIFIC OAKS CHILDREN'S SCHOOL (Students: 221; Location: 714 W CALIFORNIA BLVD; Grades: PK - KG)
  • LAKE AVENUE CHURCH SCHOOL (Students: 215; Location: 393 N LAKE AVE; Grades: PK - KG)
  • SAN MARINO MONTESSORI (Students: 200; Location: 444 SIERRA MADRE BLVD; Grades: KG - 8)
  • VICTORY MONTESSORI SCHOOLS (Students: 180; Location: 444 S SIERRA MADRE BLVD; Grades: PK - 8)
See full list of schools located in Pasadena, School District: PASADENA UNIFIED

Library in Pasadena:

  • PASADENA PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $11,952,344; Location: 285 E. WALNUT ST.; 1,081,819 books; 1,147 e-books; 21,902 audio materials; 10,277 video materials; 21 local licensed databases; 5 other licensed databases; 937 print serial subscriptions)

User submitted facts and corrections:

  • Another church in Pasadena: Throop Memorial Unitarian Universalist Church, 300 S. Los Robles, Pasadena CA 91101

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Notable locations in Pasadena: Rose Bowl (A), Oak Grove Ranger Station (B), Eaton Substation (C), Brookside Golf Course (D), Annandale Golf Course (E), Annandale Country Club (F), Linda Vista Branch Pasadena Public Library (G), San Rafael Branch Pasadena Public Library (H), Lamanda Park Branch Pasadena Public Library (I), Rosemont Pavilion (J), Pasadena Playhouse (K), Pasadena Historical Society Museum (L), Armory Center for the Arts (M), Ambassador Auditorium (N), Santa Catalina Branch Pasedena Public Library (O), Pasadena Civic Auditorium (P), Pacific Asia Museum (Q), Norton Simon Museum of Art (R), La Pintoresca Branch Pasadena Public Library (S), Hill Avenue Branch Pasadena Public Library (T). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Centers: El Nido Plaza Shopping Center (1), Hastings Village Shopping Center (2), Plaza Pasadena Shopping Center (3), North Lake Square Shopping Center (4), Hastings Ranch Shopping Center (5), Hastings Ranch Plaza Shopping Center (6). Display/hide their locations on the map

Main business address in Pasadena include: WESCO FINANCIAL CORP (A), AMERON INTERNATIONAL CORP (B), JACOBS ENGINEERING GROUP INC /DE/ (C), PAULA FINANCIAL (D), ALEXANDRIA REAL ESTATE EQUITIES INC (E), AUTOIMMUNE INC (F), INDYMAC BANCORP INC (G), AVERY DENNISON CORPORATION (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Pasadena include: Apostolic Christian Church (A), Armenian Church of the Nazarene (B), Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (C), First Church of the Nazarene (D), Foothills Community Church (E), Light of Love Mission Church (F), Mount Olive Lutheran Church (G), Pasadena Alliance Church (H), Pasadena Christian Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Reservoirs: Sunset Reservoir (A), Devils Gate Reservoir (B), Eaton Canyon Reservoir (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Pasadena include: Robinson Stadium (1), Central Park (2), Brookside Park (3), Besse Park (4), Grant Park (5), Hamilton Park (6), Jefferson Recreation Center (7), Lower Arroyo Park (8), Oak Grove Park (9). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attractions: Culture Plaza of the Americas (Cultural Attractions- Events- & Facilities; 1217 North Chester Avenue) (1), Bahama Lanes (Amusement & Theme Parks; 3545 East Foothill Boulevard) (2), Arcade Lane-Pasadena (Amusement & Theme Parks; 696 East Colorado Boulevard Suite 208) (3), Amf Bowling Centers (Amusement & Theme Parks; 3545 East Foothill Boulevard) (4), At Your Place Repairs (Arcades & Amusements; 1110 N Mar Vista Ave) (5). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

Hotels: Best Western Pasadena Inn (3570 East Colorado Boulevard) (1), Best Western Colorado Inn Pasa (2156 East Colorado Boulevard) (2), Astro Motel Pasadena (2818 East Colorado Boulevard) (3), Ace Motel (2870 East Colorado Boulevard) (4), Best Western Pasadena Royale (3600 East Colorado Boulevard) (5). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

Courts: Los Angeles County - Civil Division- Sheriff- Court Services Division- Pasa (300 East Walnut Street) (1), Los Angeles County - Conciliation Court (300 East Walnut Street) (2), Courts - Federal - Appeals Court- Clerk's Office Information (125 South Grand Avenue Pasaden) (3), United States Government - Courts- Ninth Judicial Circuit Historical Soc (125 South Grand Avenue) (4), Pasadena Courthouse - General Civil (300 East Walnut Street) (5). 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 165. This is significantly worse than average.

City:

165
U.S.:

74

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2012 was 0.389. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 0.1 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 0.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

17.4
U.S.:

6.6

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 0.462. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 0.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.462
U.S.:

1.929

Ozone [ppb] level in 2012 was 23.8. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 0.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

23.8
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 19.8. This is about average. Closest monitor was 8.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

19.8
U.S.:

20.2

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 14.0. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 1.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

14.0
U.S.:

9.1

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 0.00455. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 0.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.00455
U.S.:

0.01468

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

COUNTRY CORNERS MOBILE HOME COMMUNITY (Serves GA, Population served: 382, Purch surface water):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In OCT-01-2000, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (JUN-08-2001), St Intentional no-action (FEB-10-2004)
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In OCT-01-1997, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (2 times from MAY-27-1998 to JUN-26-1998), St Public Notif requested (OCT-09-1998), St Public Notif received (DEC-17-1998), St Intentional no-action (FEB-10-2004)
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In OCT-01-1995, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (JUN-11-1996), St Public Notif requested (DEC-19-1997), St Public Notif received (MAY-01-1998), St Intentional no-action (FEB-10-2004)
  • 2 routine major monitoring violations
OTSEGO MOTEL (Address: 1100 CORDOVA STREET , Serves NY, Population served: 85, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 2 routine major monitoring violations
JULIAN OAKS YOUTH MINISTRIES (Population served: 70, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 3 routine major monitoring violations
  • 2 regular monitoring violations
YOSEMITE RESORT PROPERTIES (Population served: 9, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In JAN-01-2006, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (DEC-28-2005), St Compliance achieved (DEC-28-2005)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 16.3%
(14.2% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 18.6% for Black residents, 19.9% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 19.3% for American Indian residents, 13.1% for Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander residents, 14.1% for other race residents, 7.4% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.4 people
California:  2.9 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  55.9%
Whole state:  68.7%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  6.7%
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 Pasadena in 2010:

  • 991 people in college/university student housing
  • 890 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 598 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 431 people in residential treatment centers for adults
  • 298 people in other noninstitutional facilities
  • 141 people in emergency and transitional shelters (with sleeping facilities) for people experiencing homelessness
  • 56 people in residential treatment centers for juveniles (non-correctional)
  • 32 people in correctional facilities intended for juveniles
  • 22 people in in-patient hospice facilities
  • 21 people in group homes for juveniles (non-correctional)
  • 13 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers

People in group quarters in Pasadena in 2000:

  • 1,236 people in nursing homes
  • 548 people in college dormitories (includes college quarters off campus)
  • 415 people in homes or halfway houses for drug/alcohol abuse
  • 319 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 267 people in other nonhousehold living situations
  • 264 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 215 people in homes for the mentally ill
  • 113 people in other group homes
  • 36 people in religious group quarters
  • 29 people in hospitals/wards and hospices for chronically ill
  • 29 people in other hospitals or wards for chronically ill
  • 29 people in hospitals or wards for drug/alcohol abuse
  • 23 people in other types of correctional institutions
  • 8 people in homes for the physically handicapped
  • 6 people in mental (psychiatric) hospitals or wards
  • 6 people in schools, hospitals, or wards for the mentally retarded
  • 4 people in unknown juvenile institutions

Pasadena, California environmental map by EPA

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Pasadena compared to California state average:

  • Median house value above state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage above state average.
  • Median age above state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in above state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly above state average.
Arena or stadium:
  • Rose Bowl. Capacity: 92,500. UCLA Bruins football.

Banks with most branches in Pasadena (2011 data):

  • Wells Fargo Bank, National Association: 7 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
  • Bank of America, National Association: Pasadena Main Branch, California And Pasadena Branch, Colorado-Bonnie Branch, Foothill And Rosemead Branch, Lake And Colorado Branch, Pasadena Branch. 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
  • JPMorgan Chase Bank, National Association: East Foothill Branch, Pasadena Branch, Pasadena East Branch, Colorado & Arroyo Parkway Banking Ce, 1845 East Washington Branch. 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: 161 W California Blvd Branch, 285 South Lake Avenue Branch, East Colorado Boulevard Branch, 3677 East Foothill Blvd Branch. 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.
  • Bank of the West: Pasadena Main Branch, Pasadena East Branch, Cbo Pasadena Branch. Info updated 2009/11/16: Bank assets: $62,408.3 mil, Deposits: $43,995.2 mil, headquarters in San Francisco, CA, positive income, 647 total offices, Holding Company: Bnp Paribas
  • OneWest Bank, FSB: Onewest Bank, Fsb, Cbg-Telebank Branch, Hastings Ranch Branch. Info updated 2011/07/21: Bank assets: $26,181.3 mil, Deposits: $15,408.4 mil, local headquarters, positive income, 79 total offices
  • U.S. Bank National Association: Pasadena Branch at 720 East Colorado Boulevard, branch established on 2004/08/02; Sierra Madre Vons Branch at 2355 East Colorado Boulevard, branch established on 2011/06/30. 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
  • Professional Business Bank: East Pasadena Branch at 2700 East Foothill Boulevard, branch established on 2010/12/31; at 2700 East Foothill Boulevard, Suite #200, branch established on 2009/03/09. Info updated 2011/07/07: Bank assets: $239.5 mil, Deposits: $201.2 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 4 total offices, Holding Company: Scj, Inc.
  • Community Bank: at 790 East Colorado Boulevard, branch established on 1983/01/11; Pasadena Main Branch at 505 East Colorado Boulevard, branch established on 1945/08/18. Info updated 2010/02/16: Bank assets: $2,601.3 mil, Deposits: $1,941.4 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 17 total offices
  • 15 other banks with 16 local branches

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Pasadena, California:

  • Comfort Inn Pasadena East, 2462 E Colorado Blvd, Pasadena, CA 91107 , Phone: (626) 405-0811, Fax: (626) 796-0966
  • Pasadena Hilton, 168 S Los Robles Ave, Pasadena, CA 91101 , Phone: (626) 577-1000, Fax: (626) 584-3132
  • Best Western Pasadena Inn, 3570 E Colorado Blvd, Pasadena, CA 91107 , Phone: (818) 796-9100, Fax: (626) 405-9948
  • Best Western Pasadena Royale, 3600 E Colorado Blvd, Pasadena, CA 91107 , Phone: (818) 793-0950, Fax: (626) 568-2827
  • The Langham Huntington, Pasadena, 1401 S Oak Knl, Pasadena, CA 91106 , Phone: (626) 568-3900, Fax: (626) 584-7864
  • Ramada Inn Of Pasadena, 2156 E Colorado Blvd, Pasadena, CA 91107 , Phone: (626) 793-9339, Fax: (626) 793-9449
  • Sheraton Pasadena Hotel, 303 E Cordova St, Pasadena, CA 91101 , Phone: (626) 449-4000, Fax: (626) 584-1390
  • Econo Lodge, 2860 E Colorado Blvd, Pasadena, CA 91107 , Phone: (626) 792-3700
  • 10 other hotels and motels
All 18 fire-safe hotels and motels in Pasadena, California

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

15.0
California average:

15.4

Pasadena travel time to work - commute Pasadena mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (73%)
  • Electricity (23%)
  • No fuel used (3%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

1996 Presidential Elections Results

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Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Neighborhoods in Pasadena:

(Pasadena, California Neighborhood Map)

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

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
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 68$431,489$76,1452$5,424
Other Government Administration 120$804,692$80,46910$32,528
Judicial and Legal 25$248,984$119,5121$4,251
Police Protection - Officers 252$2,366,004$112,6671$2,701
Police - Other 67$375,479$67,25026$46,879
Firefighters 137$1,526,923$133,7450$0
Fire - Other 24$146,664$73,3321$1,047
Streets and Highways 28$221,535$94,9442$3,403
Health 84$430,656$61,52221$62,977
Solid Waste Management 99$517,458$62,7225$10,443
Parks and Recreation 7$39,066$66,97052$66,360
Housing and Community Development(Local) 35$222,788$76,38410$19,833
Electric Power 362$2,790,366$92,4983$10,649
Local Libraries 3$26,975$107,9007$7,043
Other and Unallocable 331$2,191,495$79,450124$220,889
Totals for Government 1,642$12,340,574$90,187265$494,427

Pasadena government finances - Expenditure in 2006 (per resident):

  • Construction - Electric Utilities: $22,194,000 ($158.83)
    Central Staff Services: $21,034,000 ($150.53)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $12,535,000 ($89.71)
    Water Utilities: $11,763,000 ($84.18)
    Parks and Recreation: $5,490,000 ($39.29)
    Housing and Community Development: $4,488,000 ($32.12)
    Regular Highways: $2,445,000 ($17.50)
  • Current Operations - Electric Utilities: $122,898,000 ($879.53)
    Police Protection: $50,257,000 ($359.67)
    Regular Highways: $28,680,000 ($205.25)
    Local Fire Protection: $26,582,000 ($190.24)
    Water Utilities: $24,395,000 ($174.59)
    Parks and Recreation: $20,265,000 ($145.03)
    Housing and Community Development: $20,139,000 ($144.13)
    Health - Other: $15,212,000 ($108.87)
    Libraries: $10,907,000 ($78.06)
    Transit Utilities: $10,000,000 ($71.57)
    Solid Waste Management: $9,971,000 ($71.36)
    General - Other: $8,226,000 ($58.87)
    Central Staff Services: $8,146,000 ($58.30)
    Parking Facilities: $6,844,000 ($48.98)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $6,681,000 ($47.81)
    Financial Administration: $6,320,000 ($45.23)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $5,061,000 ($36.22)
    Sewerage: $3,042,000 ($21.77)
  • Electric Utilities - Interest on Debt: $6,219,000 ($44.51)
  • Employee Retirement - Corporate Stocks: $62,924,000 ($450.32)
    Other Investments - Other: $18,836,000 ($134.80)
    Corporate Bonds: $17,453,000 ($124.90)
    Benefit Payments: $14,190,000 ($101.55)
    Total Cash and Deposits: $1,432,000 ($10.25)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $36,443,000 ($260.81)
  • Intergovernmental to State - General - Other: $210,000 ($1.50)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Parks and Recreation: $22,285,000 ($159.49)
    General - Other: $10,369,000 ($74.21)
    General Public Building: $2,968,000 ($21.24)
    Parking Facilities: $2,194,000 ($15.70)
    Financial Administration: $1,547,000 ($11.07)
    Libraries: $94,000 ($0.67)
    Health - Other: $60,000 ($0.43)
    Regular Highways: $35,000 ($0.25)
    Housing and Community Development: $10,000 ($0.07)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $167,922,000 ($1201.75)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $2,171,000 ($15.54)

Pasadena government finances - Revenue in 2006 (per resident):

  • Charges - All Other: $14,428,000 ($103.26)
    Parking Facilities: $13,644,000 ($97.64)
    Parks and Recreation: $11,626,000 ($83.20)
    Solid Waste Management: $10,795,000 ($77.26)
    Housing and Community Development: $7,492,000 ($53.62)
    Sewerage: $5,358,000 ($38.35)
    Regular Highways: $62,000 ($0.44)
  • Employee Retirement - Earnings on Investments (calculated): $14,398,000 ($103.04)
    From Parent Local Government: $1,428,000 ($10.22)
    Local Employee Contribution: $57,000 ($0.41)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Housing and Community Development: $15,286,000 ($109.40)
    All Other: $3,334,000 ($23.86)
    Health and Hospitals: $2,837,000 ($20.30)
  • Local Intergovernmental - Transit Utilities: $841,000 ($6.02)
    Housing and Community Development: $558,000 ($3.99)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $28,338,000 ($202.80)
    General Revenue, NEC: $19,512,000 ($139.64)
    Fines and Forfeits: $7,381,000 ($52.82)
    Donations From Private Sources: $5,419,000 ($38.78)
    Rents: $4,404,000 ($31.52)
    Sale of Property: $506,000 ($3.62)
  • Revenue - Electric Utilities: $149,985,000 ($1073.38)
    Water Utilities: $34,508,000 ($246.96)
    Transit Utilities: $4,411,000 ($31.57)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $20,672,000 ($147.94)
    All Other: $7,311,000 ($52.32)
    Health and Hospitals: $3,948,000 ($28.25)
    Public Welfare: $747,000 ($5.35)
    Housing and Community Development: $303,000 ($2.17)
    Highways: $58,000 ($0.42)
  • Tax - Property: $52,880,000 ($378.44)
    Public Utilities Sales: $34,440,000 ($246.47)
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $30,819,000 ($220.56)
    Other Selective Sales: $12,626,000 ($90.36)
    Other License: $7,738,000 ($55.38)
    Occupation and Business License, NEC: $5,289,000 ($37.85)
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $1,328,000 ($9.50)

Pasadena government finances - Debt in 2006 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $681,900,000 ($4880.09)
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $681,334,000 ($4876.04)
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $54,488,000 ($389.95)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $53,922,000 ($385.90)
    Beginning Outstanding - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $35,253,000 ($252.29)
    Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $34,253,000 ($245.14)
    Retired Nonguaranteed - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $1,000,000 ($7.16)

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

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $64,556,000 ($462.00)
  • Employee Retirement - Total Federal Securities: $18,148,000 ($129.88)
    Total Other Securities: $17,783,000 ($127.27)
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $390,230,000 ($2792.72)
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $61,937,000 ($443.26)

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 Pasadena:

  • KLAC (570 AM; 50 kW; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • KFWB (980 AM; 50 kW; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, 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)
  • KDIS (1110 AM; 50 kW; PASADENA, CA; Owner: ABC,INC.)
  • KXMX (1190 AM; 25 kW; ANAHEIM, CA; Owner: NEW INSPIRATION BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KBLA (1580 AM; 50 kW; SANTA MONICA, CA)
  • KAZN (1300 AM; 5 kW; PASADENA, CA; Owner: MULTICULTURAL RADIO BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KTNQ (1020 AM; 50 kW; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: KTNQ-AM LICENSE CORP.)
  • KXTA (1150 AM; 50 kW; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KSPN (710 AM; 50 kW; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: KABC-AM RADIO, INC.)
  • KMRB (1430 AM; 5 kW; SAN GABRIEL, CA; Owner: POLYETHNIC BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KFI (640 AM; 50 kW; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)

Strongest FM radio stations in Pasadena:

  • 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.)
  • 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)
  • 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)
  • KBIG-FM (104.3 FM; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • KHHT (92.3 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.)
  • KTWV (94.7 FM; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • KPFK (90.7 FM; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: PACIFICA FOUNDATION, INC)
  • K216EM (91.1 FM; ARCADIA, CA; Owner: LIFE ON THE WAY COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KRTH-FM (101.1 FM; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Pasadena:

  • 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.)
  • KCAL-TV (Channel 9; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: VIACOM TELEVISION STATIONS GROUP OF LOS ANGELES LLC)
  • KMEX-TV (Channel 34; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: KMEX LICENSE PARTNERSHIP, G.P.)
  • KSCI (Channel 18; LONG BEACH, CA; Owner: KSLS, INC.)
  • 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.)
  • KXLA (Channel 44; RANCHO PALOS VERDES, CA; Owner: RANCHO PALOS VERDES BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • KTRO-LP (Channel 50; LANCASTER, CA; Owner: ROBERT D. ADELMAN)
  • KCET (Channel 28; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: COMMUNITY TELEVISION OF SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA)
  • KFTR (Channel 46; ONTARIO, CA; Owner: TELEFUTURA LOS ANGELES 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.)
  • KSFV-LP (Channel 26; SAN FERNANDO VALLEY, CA; Owner: VENTURE TECHNOLOGIES GROUP, LLC)
  • KTBN-TV (Channel 40; SANTA ANA, CA; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • KLCS (Channel 58; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: LOS ANGELES UNIFIED SCHOOL DISTRICT)
  • KHTV-LP (Channel 48; INLAND EMPIRE, CA; Owner: VENTURE TECHNOLOGIES GROUP, LLC)
  • KHIZ (Channel 64; BARSTOW, CA; Owner: SUNBELT TELEVISION, INC.)
  • KLAU-LP (Channel 66; REDLANDS, CA; Owner: GERALD BENAVIDES)
  • KNET-LP (Channel 38; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: VENTURE TECHNOLOGIES GROUP, LLC)

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

See more detailed statistics of Pasadena fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2013 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 225Number of bridges
  • 2,535m8,317ftTotal length
  • $66,915,000Total costs
  • 13,691,492Total average daily traffic
  • 683,182Total average daily truck traffic

New bridges - Historical Statistics

  • 21910-1919
  • 61920-1929
  • 51930-1939
  • 11940-1949
  • 111950-1959
  • 21960-1969
  • 1881970-1979
  • 41980-1989
  • 41990-1999
  • 12000-2009
  • 12010-2012
See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Pasadena, CA
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Pasadena)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 63 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers: 6 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Pasadena, CA)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 103 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers: 5 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 101 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Paging Towers: 10 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)
FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 950 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Pasadena)

FAA Registered Aircraft: 253 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Pasadena)
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 26 full and 3 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 ORIGINATED209$398,007872$430,1092,795$368,307126$319,20718$1,771,321261$308,8762$381,500
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED33$372,523130$427,898309$397,84819$247,1672$643,00030$333,4360$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED67$381,128197$405,818855$411,29157$166,0185$1,168,912134$344,5070$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN58$382,709190$397,803570$396,14340$264,3064$1,138,00071$383,1160$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS10$340,91640$420,938159$397,0739$175,7642$487,50012$380,3340$0

Detailed mortgage data for all 29 tracts in Pasadena, CA

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 24 full and 3 partial tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED68$364,8618$367,430
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED37$403,4547$447,990
APPLICATIONS DENIED13$423,0499$418,084
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN5$367,6001$417,000
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS2$599,8250$0

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 197
  • Hazardous Condition: 139
  • Service Call: 32
  • Good Intent Call: 3

Incident types - Pasadena

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Pasadena, CA
Most common first names in Pasadena, CA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John1,03376.2 years
Mary1,02982.0 years
William83277.3 years
Robert74073.2 years
James65874.2 years
George60377.8 years
Helen55582.0 years
Charles51776.2 years
Margaret49181.6 years
Ruth43281.6 years
Most common last names in Pasadena, CA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith38678.7 years
Johnson36076.7 years
Williams28274.9 years
Jones24076.7 years
Brown23876.7 years
Miller22379.9 years
Anderson19478.9 years
Davis16577.8 years
Wilson15877.7 years
Clark13978.9 years
Businesses in Pasadena, CA
NameCountNameCount
24 Hour Fitness2Jones New York4
7-Eleven4Juicy Couture1
99 Cents Only Stores1Just Tires1
AT&T2KFC3
Abercrombie & Fitch1Kincaid1
Aerosoles1Kroger4
Albertsons1LA Fitness2
Ann Taylor2La-Z-Boy1
Apple Store1Lane Furniture1
Audi1LensCrafters1
AutoZone1Macy's2
Avenue1Marriott1
Baja Fresh Mexican Grill1Marshalls1
Bally Total Fitness1McDonald's3
Banana Republic1Men's Wearhouse1
Barnes & Noble1Motherhood Maternity3
Baskin-Robbins3New Balance3
Bath & Body Works1Nike8
Bed Bath & Beyond1Nordstrom1
Bentleymotors.Com1Office Depot1
Best Western2OfficeMax1
Big O Tires1Old Navy1
Blockbuster2Panda Express2
Brookstone1Panera Bread1
Budget Car Rental1Papa John's Pizza1
Burger King3Payless2
CVS5Penske1
Cache1PetSmart1
Carl\s Jr.3Pier 1 Imports1
Casual Male XL1Pizza Hut3
Catherines1Popeyes1
Chico's1Pottery Barn1
Chipotle2Pottery Barn Kids1
Chuck E. Cheese's1Quality1
Church's Chicken1Quiznos2
Circle K1RadioShack2
Cold Stone Creamery2Ramada1
Comfort Inn1Rite Aid3
Crate & Barrel1Rodeway Inn1
Curves4SAS Shoes1
DHL2Safeway5
Days Inn1Sears3
Dennys1Sephora1
Discount Tire1Sheraton1
Domino's Pizza3Sprint Nextel2
El Pollo Loco2Staples2
Ethan Allen1Starbucks18
Famous Footwear1Subway12
FedEx38Super 81
Firestone Complete Auto Care1Taco Bell3
Foot Locker1Talbots1
Forever 211Target2
GNC3The Cheesecake Factory1
GameStop2Toyota1
Gap1Trader Joe's3
Gymboree1Travelodge1
H&R Block6True Value1
Hilton2U-Haul4
Holiday Inn1UPS29
Honda1Urban Outfitters1
Howard Johnson1Vans1
IHOP1Verizon Wireless1
J. Jill1Volkswagen1
J.Crew1Vons5
Jack In The Box2Walgreens3
Jamba Juice3Westin1
JoS. A. Bank1Whole Foods Market2
Johnny Rockets2YMCA1

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