Pasadena, California

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Population in 2017: 142,647 (100% urban, 0% rural).
Population change since 2000: +6.5%
 
Males: 69,283  (48.6%)
Females: 73,364  (51.4%)
Median resident age:

37.4 years
California median age:

36.5 years

Zip codes: 91101, 91106, 91108.

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Estimated median household income in 2017: $76,972 (it was $46,012 in 2000)
Pasadena:

$76,972
CA:

$71,805

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $44,305 (it was $28,186 in 2000)

Pasadena city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $802,500 (it was $268,100 in 2000)
Pasadena:

$802,500
CA:

$509,400

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: over $1,000,000; detached houses: over $1,000,000; townhouses or other attached units: $650,286; in 3-to-4-unit structures: $642,377; in 5-or-more-unit structures: $622,199

Median gross rent in 2017: $1,611.

March 2019 cost of living index in Pasadena: 147.1 (very high, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 13.2%
(11.4% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 19.3% for Black residents, 13.7% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 24.0% for American Indian residents, 14.8% for Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander residents, 26.1% for other race residents, 9.9% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Pasadena, CA (2017)
    • 50,63235.5%White alone
    • 50,08935.1%Hispanic
    • 24,82717.4%Asian alone
    • 11,6688.2%Black alone
    • 4,5813.2%Two or more races
    • 4900.3%Other race alone
    • 2850.2%American Indian alone
    • 600.04%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

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



According to our research of California and other state lists, there were 124 registered sex offenders living in Pasadena, California as of June 04, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Pasadena is 1,146 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is lower than the state average.


Crime rates in Pasadena by year

Type

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

Murders
(per 100,000)
6
(4.1)
11
(7.6)
11
(7.6)
3
(2.1)
5
(3.5)
3
(2.1)
7
(5.0)
5
(3.6)
3
(2.2)
10
(7.1)
4
(2.8)
2
(1.4)
8
(5.6)
7
(4.9)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
23
(15.9)
19
(13.1)
33
(22.7)
21
(14.5)
25
(17.4)
21
(14.5)
26
(18.7)
21
(15.1)
25
(18.0)
23
(16.4)
57
(40.2)
46
(32.1)
51
(35.7)
47
(32.8)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
285
(196.5)
247
(170.3)
303
(208.2)
260
(179.9)
182
(126.3)
189
(130.8)
178
(128.3)
172
(123.4)
162
(116.5)
126
(89.8)
131
(92.4)
164
(114.5)
202
(141.4)
174
(121.3)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
489
(337.2)
334
(230.3)
397
(272.8)
337
(233.1)
271
(188.1)
341
(236.0)
224
(161.5)
235
(168.6)
244
(175.5)
235
(167.4)
236
(166.4)
265
(184.9)
313
(219.0)
319
(222.4)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
788
(543.4)
892
(615.1)
825
(566.8)
858
(593.6)
824
(572.0)
832
(575.8)
1,011
(728.7)
891
(639.3)
939
(675.5)
826
(588.4)
830
(585.3)
861
(600.9)
745
(521.4)
663
(462.2)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
3,041
(2,097)
2,998
(2,067)
2,993
(2,056)
2,957
(2,046)
3,023
(2,098)
2,864
(1,982)
2,382
(1,717)
2,238
(1,606)
2,553
(1,837)
2,413
(1,719)
2,540
(1,791)
2,261
(1,578)
1,842
(1,289)
1,959
(1,366)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
560
(386.1)
508
(350.3)
486
(333.9)
367
(253.9)
311
(215.9)
378
(261.6)
279
(201.1)
250
(179.4)
287
(206.5)
230
(163.8)
323
(227.8)
324
(226.1)
359
(251.2)
306
(213.3)
Arson
(per 100,000)
29
(20.0)
27
(18.6)
23
(15.8)
18
(12.5)
23
(16.0)
13
(9.0)
25
(18.0)
52
(37.3)
27
(19.4)
28
(19.9)
45
(31.7)
66
(46.1)
42
(29.4)
22
(15.3)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)300.2276.6298.9260.1237.6242.7231.6213.3226.0210.8229.6223.1234.1220.9

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City-data.com crime index in Pasadena, CA

Crime rate in Pasadena detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 333 (222 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.55
California average:

1.99
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Ancestries: Armenian (4.4%), Irish (2.2%), English (2.2%), German (2.2%), American (1.8%), Italian (1.5%).

Current Local Time: PST time zone

Elevation: 865 feet

Land area: 23.1 square miles.

Population density: 6,176 people per square mile   (high).

Pasadena, California map

42,630 residents are foreign born (13.9% Latin America, 9.6% Asia).

This city:

30.0%
California:

27.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $6,132 (0.8%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $3,458 (0.4%)

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 )

Latitude: 34.16 N, Longitude: 118.13 W

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

Daytime population change due to commuting: +54,258 (+38.0%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 32,354 (42.3%)

Area code commonly used in this area: 626

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

Property values in Pasadena, CA

Pasadena satellite photo by USGS

Pasadena tourist attractions:

Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

3.9%
California:

4.6%
Unemployment by year
Historical population in Pasadena, CA
Historical housing units in Pasadena, CA

Population change in the 1990s: +2,021 (+1.5%).
Most common industries in Pasadena, CA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Educational services (12.7%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (11.4%)
  • Health care (9.0%)
  • Finance & insurance (6.3%)
  • Accommodation & food services (6.3%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (4.8%)
  • Construction (4.1%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (12.9%)
  • Educational services (9.8%)
  • Accommodation & food services (7.6%)
  • Construction (6.9%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (6.0%)
  • Health care (5.1%)
  • Finance & insurance (5.1%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Educational services (16.1%)
  • Health care (13.6%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (9.7%)
  • Finance & insurance (7.8%)
  • Accommodation & food services (4.8%)
  • Social assistance (4.4%)
  • Public administration (4.2%)
Most common occupations in Pasadena, CA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2017
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (8.4%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4.6%)
  • Computer specialists (3.0%)
  • Postsecondary teachers (3.0%)
  • Engineers (2.4%)
  • Lawyers (2.3%)
  • Counselors, social workers, and other community and social service specialists (2.3%)
Most common occupations for males in 2017
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (9.7%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5.4%)
  • Computer specialists (4.5%)
  • Postsecondary teachers (3.8%)
  • Engineers (3.2%)
  • Life and physical scientists (2.8%)
  • Lawyers (2.8%)
Most common occupations for females in 2017
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (6.8%)
  • Supervisors and other personal care and service workers, except child care workers (3.9%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (3.7%)
  • Counselors, social workers, and other community and social service specialists (3.7%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (3.6%)
  • Registered nurses (3.6%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (3.3%)

Average climate in Pasadena, California

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Pasadena, California environmental map by EPA

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

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 138. This is significantly worse than average.

City:

138
U.S.:

74
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2018 was 0.372. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 0.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.372
U.S.:

0.267
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 14.5. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 0.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

14.5
U.S.:

5.6
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 0.394. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 0.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.394
U.S.:

1.789
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 27.3. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 0.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

27.3
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 28.1. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 8.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

28.1
U.S.:

19.6
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 15.4. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 1.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

15.4
U.S.:

8.5
Lead Level

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 0.00773. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 0.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.00773
U.S.:

0.00984

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 Pasadena 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 Pasadena 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 the city 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 (52) is a lot greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 26
Emergencies Declared: 3

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

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)

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)

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)

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 (Full-time enrollment: 2,934; Location: 530 East Colorado Boulevard; Private, for-profit; Website: www.chefs.edu/los-angeles/)
  • Art Center College of Design (Full-time enrollment: 2,346; Location: 1700 Lida St; Private, not-for-profit; Website: www.artcenter.edu; Offers Master's degree)
  • California Institute of Technology (Full-time 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 (Full-time enrollment: 1,873; Location: 135 N Oakland Ave; Private, not-for-profit; Website: www.fuller.edu; Offers Doctor's degree)
  • Pacific Oaks College (Full-time enrollment: 971; Location: 55 Eureka Street; Private, not-for-profit; Website: www.pacificoaks.edu; Offers Master's degree)
  • North-West College-Pasadena (Full-time enrollment: 328; Location: 530 E Union; Private, for-profit; Website: www.north-westcollege.edu)
  • Los Angeles Music Academy (Full-time enrollment: 172; Location: 370 S Fair Oaks Ave; Private, for-profit; Website: www.lama.edu)
  • Providence Christian College (Full-time 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 elementary/middle school in Pasadena:

  • SCALE LEADERSHIP ACADEMY (Location: 1206 LINCOLN AVE., Grades: 6-8, Charter school)

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

Points of interest:

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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

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.

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

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)
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 intellectually disabled
  • 4 people in unknown juvenile institutions
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

For population 15 years and over in Pasadena:

Marital status in Pasadena, CA
  • Never married: 40.3%
  • Now married: 45.1%
  • Separated: 1.8%
  • Widowed: 4.4%
  • Divorced: 8.3%

For population 25 years and over in Pasadena:

  • High school or higher: 87.8%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 51.6%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 23.2%
  • Unemployed: 6.7%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 26.7 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

14.4
California average:

15.0

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

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Neighborhoods in Pasadena:

(Pasadena, California Neighborhood Map)

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

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

Food Environment Statistics:

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

2.12 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

0.03 / 10,000 pop.
California:

0.04 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 567
This county:

0.58 / 10,000 pop.
California:

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

1.23 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

7.15 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

7.5%
State:

7.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Los Angeles County:

20.4%
California:

21.3%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Los Angeles County:

18.6%
California:

17.9%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Pasadena:

50.2%
California:

48.8%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Pasadena:

49.6%
State:

47.1%

Average BMI:
Pasadena:

28.1
California:

28.1

People feeling badly about themselves:
Pasadena:

18.5%
State:

20.9%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Pasadena:

11.1%
California:

11.4%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.8
California:

6.8

Overweight people:
Pasadena:

32.0%
California:

31.3%

General health condition:
Pasadena:

57.6%
California:

55.7%

Average condition of hearing:
Pasadena:

81.8%
California:

80.6%

More about Health and Nutrition of Pasadena, CA Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2016)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Electric Power 263$2,668,411$121,7537$20,974
Police Protection - Officers 223$2,562,482$137,8910$0
Firefighters 151$1,987,226$157,9250$0
Other Government Administration 142$1,200,041$101,41251$33,104
Other and Unallocable 112$904,673$96,92910$57,521
Solid Waste Management 104$602,284$69,4947$14,876
Financial Administration 99$838,377$101,62111$39,129
Parks and Recreation 97$581,374$71,92391$138,176
Streets and Highways 88$767,305$104,6337$13,709
Water Supply 83$677,215$97,9110$0
Health 73$478,988$78,73810$30,894
Local Libraries 63$414,782$79,00670$101,620
Police - Other 60$388,784$77,75738$121,930
Housing and Community Development (Local) 33$252,579$91,84712$23,148
Judicial and Legal 28$316,452$135,6222$6,003
Correction 25$153,202$73,5370$0
Fire - Other 20$190,232$114,1392$6,109
Sewerage 0$0 0$0
Transit 0$0 0$0
Totals for Government 1,664$14,984,407$108,061318$607,193

Pasadena government finances - Expenditure in 2016 (per resident):

  • Construction - Electric Utilities: $64,572,000 ($452.67)
    Central Staff Services: $27,015,000 ($189.38)
    Regular Highways: $2,316,000 ($16.24)
    Housing and Community Development: $825,000 ($5.78)
    General - Other: $771,000 ($5.40)
    Parks and Recreation: $643,000 ($4.51)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $470,000 ($3.29)
  • Current Operations - Electric Utilities: $141,001,000 ($988.46)
    Police Protection: $72,345,000 ($507.16)
    Central Staff Services: $57,884,000 ($405.78)
    Housing and Community Development: $52,321,000 ($366.79)
    Local Fire Protection: $39,495,000 ($276.87)
    Parks and Recreation: $38,680,000 ($271.16)
    Water Utilities: $35,501,000 ($248.87)
    General - Other: $26,920,000 ($188.72)
    Health - Other: $16,164,000 ($113.31)
    Regular Highways: $15,028,000 ($105.35)
    Libraries: $13,491,000 ($94.58)
    Solid Waste Management: $12,896,000 ($90.40)
    Parking Facilities: $12,171,000 ($85.32)
    Transit Utilities: $7,739,000 ($54.25)
    Sewerage: $4,356,000 ($30.54)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $4,144,000 ($29.05)
  • Electric Utilities - Interest on Debt: $8,347,000 ($58.52)
  • Employee Retirement - Corporate Bonds: $24,399,000 ($171.04)
    Corporate Stocks: $23,499,000 ($164.74)
    Other Investments - Other: $17,989,000 ($126.11)
    Benefit Payments: $13,448,000 ($94.27)
    Total Cash and Deposits: $3,944,000 ($27.65)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $16,633,000 ($116.60)
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $20,097,000 ($140.89)
    General Public Building: $6,629,000 ($46.47)
    Parks and Recreation: $2,366,000 ($16.59)
    Parking Facilities: $2,219,000 ($15.56)
    Housing and Community Development: $30,000 ($0.21)
    Police Protection: $2,000 ($0.01)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $3,782,000 ($26.51)

Pasadena government finances - Revenue in 2016 (per resident):

  • Charges - Other: $52,956,000 ($371.24)
    Parks and Recreation: $34,416,000 ($241.27)
    Parking Facilities: $14,621,000 ($102.50)
    Solid Waste Management: $11,880,000 ($83.28)
    Sewerage: $7,132,000 ($50.00)
    Regular Highways: $1,514,000 ($10.61)
  • Employee Retirement - Earnings on Investments (calculated): $602,000 ($4.22)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Health and Hospitals: $5,453,000 ($38.23)
    Highways: $1,948,000 ($13.66)
    Housing and Community Development: $1,904,000 ($13.35)
    Transit Utilities: $200,000 ($1.40)
  • Local Intergovernmental - Transit Utilities: $3,355,000 ($23.52)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $88,487,000 ($620.32)
    Interest Earnings: $19,607,000 ($137.45)
    Fines and Forfeits: $8,526,000 ($59.77)
    Donations From Private Sources: $6,247,000 ($43.79)
    Rents: $4,185,000 ($29.34)
    Special Assessments: $2,487,000 ($17.43)
    Sale of Property: $3,000 ($0.02)
  • Revenue - Electric Utilities: $199,197,000 ($1396.43)
    Water Utilities: $50,835,000 ($356.37)
    Transit Utilities: $865,000 ($6.06)
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $29,607,000 ($207.55)
    Highways: $3,037,000 ($21.29)
    Health and Hospitals: $853,000 ($5.98)
    General Local Government Support: $310,000 ($2.17)
    Housing and Community Development: $191,000 ($1.34)
  • Tax - Property: $93,035,000 ($652.20)
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $32,513,000 ($227.93)
    Public Utilities Sales: $30,641,000 ($214.80)
    Other License: $17,041,000 ($119.46)
    Other Selective Sales: $14,864,000 ($104.20)
    Other: $10,278,000 ($72.05)
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $6,483,000 ($45.45)
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $1,374,000 ($9.63)

Pasadena government finances - Debt in 2016 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $879,604,000 ($6166.30)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $858,877,000 ($6021.00)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $84,533,000 ($592.60)
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $63,805,000 ($447.29)
    Beginning Outstanding - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $9,720,000 ($68.14)
    Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $6,250,000 ($43.81)
    Retired Nonguaranteed - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $3,470,000 ($24.33)

Pasadena government finances - Cash and Securities in 2016 (per resident):

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $29,542,000 ($207.10)
  • Employee Retirement - Total Other Securities: $33,399,000 ($234.14)
    Total Federal Securities: $26,250,000 ($184.02)
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $529,354,000 ($3710.94)
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $38,822,000 ($272.15)

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

Here:

3.12%
California average:

5.03%

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

0.05%
California average:

0.07%

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


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

Here:

3.70%
California average:

5.21%

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

0.06%
California average:

0.09%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Orange County, CA  0.53% ($74,627 average AGI)
to San Bernardino County, CA  0.44% ($47,062)
to Riverside County, CA  0.25% ($57,313)
Businesses in 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

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
See more detailed statistics of Pasadena fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 223Number of bridges
  • 2,815ft / 858mTotal length
  • $51,010,000Total costs
  • 13,575,501Total average daily traffic
  • 683,570Total average daily truck traffic
  • 8,116,732Total future (year 2020) average daily traffic
New bridges in Pasadena, CA - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 31910-1919
  • 41920-1929
  • 51930-1939
  • 11940-1949
  • 151950-1959
  • 51960-1969
  • 1751970-1979
  • 41980-1989
  • 61990-1999
  • 32000-2009
  • 22010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Pasadena, CA
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 96 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Pasadena)
FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers: 5 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Pasadena, CA)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 7 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers: 129 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 139 (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: 1,111 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Pasadena)

FAA Registered Aircraft Manufacturers and Dealers: 2 (See the full list of FAA Registered Manufacturers and Dealers in Pasadena)
FAA Registered Aircraft: 94 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft)
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 in Pasadena, CA
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Pasadena, CA - Value

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

    Fire incident distribution by year Based on the data from the years 2005 - 2018 the average number of fires per year is 281. The highest number of fire incidents - 400 took place in 2005, and the least - 197 in 2006. The data has a dropping trend.
    Fire incident types in Pasadena, CA When looking into fire subcategories, the most incidents belonged to: Structure Fires (48.2%), and Outside Fires (24.3%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Pasadena, CA
    • 1,89248.2%Structure Fires
    • 95324.3%Outside Fires
    • 87922.4%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 2055.2%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Pasadena, CA

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Pasadena, California:

  • Pasadena Hilton, 168 S Los Robles Ave, Pasadena, California 91101 , Phone: (626) 577-1000, Fax: (626) 584-3132
  • Best Western Pasadena Inn, 3570 E Colorado Blvd, Pasadena, California 91107 , Phone: (818) 796-9100, Fax: (626) 405-9948
  • The Langham Huntington, Pasadena, 1401 S Oak Knl, Pasadena, California 91106 , Phone: (626) 568-3900, Fax: (626) 584-7864
  • Ramada Inn Of Pasadena, 2156 E Colorado Blvd, Pasadena, California 91107 , Phone: (626) 793-9339, Fax: (626) 793-9449
  • Econo Lodge, 2860 E Colorado Blvd, Pasadena, California 91107 , Phone: (626) 792-3700
  • Holiday Inn Express Hotel And Suites, Pasadena, 3500 E Colorado Blvd, Pasadena, California 91107 , Phone: (626) 792-1363, Fax: (626) 792-9213
  • Americas Best Value Inn, 3800 E Colorado Blvd, Pasadena, California 91107 , Phone: (626) 449-4743, Fax: (626) 449-5008
  • Howard Johnson Inn, 1599 E Colorado Blvd, Pasadena, California 91106 , Phone: (626) 304-9678, Fax: (626) 449-3493
  • 4 other hotels and motels
All 12 fire-safe hotels and motels in Pasadena, California
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
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Pasadena, CA
  • 80.7%Utility gas
  • 16.8%Electricity
  • 1.1%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.6%No fuel used
  • 0.4%Solar energy
  • 0.2%Wood
  • 0.1%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Pasadena, CA
  • 70.4%Utility gas
  • 26.0%Electricity
  • 2.4%No fuel used
  • 0.9%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.1%Other fuel


Pasadena compared to California state average:

  • Median house value above state average.
  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Median age above state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly above state average.

Pasadena on our top lists:

  • #13 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: arts, design, entertainment, sports, and media occupations (population 50,000+)"
  • #24 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Armenia (population 500+)"
  • #25 on the list of "Top 101 larger cities with the highest increase in house/condo value from 2000 (population 50,000+)"
  • #28 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: life, physical, and social science occupations (population 50,000+)"
  • #29 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: information (population 50,000+)"
  • #30 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of likely gay men couples (counted as self-reported male-male unmarried-partner households) (population 50,000+)"
  • #31 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: other services, except public administration (population 50,000+)"
  • #31 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the smallest sunshine amount differences during a year (population 50,000+)"
  • #32 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: architecture and engineering occupations (population 50,000+)"
  • #32 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: arts, design, entertainment, sports, and media occupations (population 50,000+)"
  • #32 on the list of "Top 100 cities with highest ratio of median house value to median household income (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #34 on the list of "Top 101 larger cities with the highest increase in household income from 2000 (population 50,000+)"
  • #35 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most local government spending on current operations of parking facilities per resident (population 10,000+)"
  • #42 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households) (population 50,000+)"
  • #46 on the list of "Top 100 most racially diverse cities (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #47 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest household incomes disparities (population 50,000+)"
  • #49 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of elementary and middle school students in private schools (5,000+ students)"
  • #54 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most local government spending on current operations of libraries per resident (population 10,000+)"
  • #55 on the list of "Top 100 cities with highest median house value (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #58 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most people having Doctorate degrees (population 50,000+)"
  • #19 (91108) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of taxpayers reporting taxable interest in 2012 (pop 5,000+)"
  • #51 (91101) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the most finance and insurance companies in 2005"
  • #54 (91101) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the most offices of lawyers in 2005"
  • #61 (91108) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of taxpayers reporting net capital gain/loss in 2012 (pop 5,000+)"
  • #82 (91108) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the highest 2012 average reported profit/loss from business (pop 5,000+)"
  • #87 (91101) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the most museums in 2005"
  • #1 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Evangelical Protestant congregations"
  • #1 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Mainline Protestant congregations"
  • #1 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Orthodox adherents"
  • #1 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest ground withdrawal of fresh water for public supply (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #1 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Catholic adherents (pop. 50,000+)"
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