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View Poll Results: What do you think is worse?
Compton 10 27.03%
Watts 27 72.97%
Inglewood 0 0%
Voters: 37. You may not vote on this poll

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Old 12-08-2011, 12:39 AM
 
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Compton has the Ralph's headquarters, so that shows businesses may have some confidence in Compton.
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Old 12-08-2011, 12:44 AM
 
Location: CA
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That's what I thought you'd say. You're not helping to dispel the OC image problem when you post stuff like that.
Thank you! I was just about to say that!
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Old 12-08-2011, 01:04 PM
 
Location: Kūkiʻo, HI & Manhattan Beach, CA
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There's alot of blacks there.
In terms of percentages, Ladera Heights has the highest concentration of African Americans of any community within California...
Ladera Heights CDP QuickFacts from the US Census Bureau

Next would be West Rancho Dominguez...
West Rancho Dominguez CDP QuickFacts from the US Census Bureau

And, third would be Westmont...
Westmont CDP QuickFacts from the US Census Bureau

Compton, Inglewood, and Watts are mostly Latino...
Compton (city) QuickFacts from the US Census Bureau
Inglewood (city) QuickFacts from the US Census Bureau
Willowbrook CDP (includes Watts) QuickFacts from the US Census Bureau

East L.A., Huntington Park, and Lynwood have even more Latinos and are worse off than Compton, Inglewood, and Watts, depending upon what variables one looks at (eg. median household income, median housing values, population that has a bachelor's degree or higher, etc.)...
East Los Angeles CDP QuickFacts from the US Census Bureau
Huntington Park (city) QuickFacts from the US Census Bureau
Lynwood (city) QuickFacts from the US Census Bureau

And, the Orange County cities of Stanton, Santa Ana, and Garden Grove are about as worse off as Compton, Inglewood, and Watts...
Stanton (city) QuickFacts from the US Census Bureau
Santa Ana (city) QuickFacts from the US Census Bureau
Garden Grove (city) QuickFacts from the US Census Bureau
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Old 12-08-2011, 01:56 PM
 
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This is a funny thread. At least take off the hood before you post.
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Old 12-08-2011, 03:54 PM
 
Location: CITY OF ANGELS AND CONSTANT DANGER
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worse for what? pollution, density, lack of boutique hotels?
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What do you think is worse? I say Watts.
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Old 12-08-2011, 05:25 PM
 
Location: SELA
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What violent crime list?
The one that I posted a link to...?
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Old 12-08-2011, 08:24 PM
 
Location: Los Angeles County, CA
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The one that I posted a link to...?
Well either you didn't post it until after I saw the post or their was a glitch with CD, because that link was not their when I read your post. Thanks for the link.
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Old 12-09-2011, 12:35 PM
 
Location: Boulder Creek, CA
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worse for what? pollution, density, lack of boutique hotels?
He's concerned with the number of "blacks".

Maybe we need a thread addressing the number of "people who are worried about 'alot of blacks'"?
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Old 12-09-2011, 05:31 PM
 
Location: Los Angeles County, CA
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If the issue is number of blacks then Ladera Heights is worse then Compton, Inglewwod, and Compton together!
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Old 12-10-2011, 02:58 PM
 
Location: Bay Area, Calif.
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He's concerned with the number of "blacks".

Maybe we need a thread addressing the number of "people who are worried about 'alot of blacks'"?
...Which would be kind of curious, even paranoic, since blacks only comprise approximately 12% of the national population, yet they seem to be such a dreaded people among so many 'educated' circles. smh....
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