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Where is Los Angeles County, California?

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Los Angeles County is a county equivalent area found in California, USA. The county government of Los Angeles is found in the county seat of Los Angeles.

With a total 12,305.18 sq. km of land and water area, Los Angeles County, California is the 96th largest county equivalent area in the United States. Home to 10,116,705 people, Los Angeles County has a total 3462202 households earning 55909 on average per year.

Los Angeles County, California offers the following attractions to visitors: The Huntington Library, Rancho Los Alamitos, Autry National Center, RMS Queen Mary, Soviet submarine B-427, Portal of the Folded Wings Shrine to Aviation, La Brea Tar Pits, Petersen Automotive Museum, SS Lane Victory, Getty Center, Getty Villa, Six Flags Magic Mountain, Universal Studios Hollywood, Santa Monica Mountains NRA

Los Angeles is the home to these professional sports teams: Dodgers (MLB), Los Angeles Clippers (NBA), Los Angeles Clippers (NBA), Los Angeles Kings (NHL)

Los Angeles County, California - Quick Facts

FIPS Code 6037
Area Codes 323,213,310,562,714,626,818,661,909
Time Zone PST
Major Cities Los Angeles (population: 2,413,343), Long Beach (population: 478,877), Whittier (population: 192,734), Lancaster (population: 184,980), Torrance (population: 176,911), Glendale (population: 175,351), Palmdale (population: 173,681), Van Nuys (population: 169,061), North Hollywood (population: 158,242), Pomona (population: 156,504)
Land Area 3,906,080 sq miles
Water Area 4,058 sq miles
Household Income $55,909
Housing Units 3,462,202
Median Home Value $420,200
High School Grads 77% of population
Holders of Bachelors Degrees 30% of population
Retail Spending $12,236 per capita
Food & Accomodation Sales $20,238,148 per capita
Universities and Colleges Antioch University-Los Angeles Branch, Platt College-Los Angeles, Los Angeles ORT Technical Institute, Universal College of Beauty Inc, ITT Technical Institute-Torrance, Mt Sierra College, Wyotech-Long Beach, Yo San University of Traditional Chinese Medicine, Brooks College, Argosy University-Los Angeles, Art Center College of Design, California State University-Chancellors Office, East Los Angeles College, El Camino Community College District, Marinello Schools of Beauty, Southern California University of Health Sciences, The Master's College and Seminary, Mount St Mary's College, Newberry School of Beauty, Pardee Rand Graduate School of Policy Studies, Dongguk Royal University, Salvation Army Crestmont College, Santa Monica College, University of Southern California, Emperor's College of Traditional Oriental Medicine, Professional Institute of Beauty

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This page was last updated on June 30, 2016.