Arcadia, California

Arcadia: A city in Los Angeles County, California. It is located in the San Gabriel Valley region of the county. Arcadia is known for its many parks and green spaces, its many historical sites, and its many attractions, such as the Santa Anita Park racetrack and the Arcadia Historical Society.

About

Arcadia is a city located in the county of Los Angeles in the U.S. state of California. Its population at the 2010 census was 56,364. After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 56,323 inhabitants.

The city was created 120 years ago in 1903.

Arcadia is a city in Los Angeles County, California, United States, located about 13 miles northeast of downtown Los Angeles in the San Gabriel Valley and at the base of the San Gabriel Mountains.

At an elevation of 147 m (482 ft), it is one of the lowest-elevation cities in Los Angeles County. Arcadia is located at 34°05′19″N 118°08′04″W.

Arcadia has a Mediterranean climate, with warm dry summers, mild winters with heavy morning fogs on occasion (especially in relation to the coastal plain), and very warm and sunny days year-round. Summertime heat waves can push temperatures above 100 °F (38 °C). Winter cold waves can push temperatures below 32 °F (−0.5 °C).

According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 28.84 square kilometers (11.27 sq mi). 28.8 square kilometers (11.26 sq mi) of it is land and 0.14% is water. The 2010 United States Census reported that Arcadia had a population of 57,053. The population density was 5,062.2 people per square mile (1,934.5/km²).

There were 21,666 households out of which 29.6% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 59% were married couples living together, 7% had a female householder with no husband present and 32% were non-families. 26% of all households were made up of individuals and 12% had someone living alone.

Arcadia locator map
Location of Arcadia on California map.

Quick Facts about Arcadia

Population : 56,323 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : California (United States)
County : Los Angeles County
Different from : Arcata
Postal code : 91006–91007
Phone Area Codes : 626
Water as percent of area : 1.87%
Land as percent of area : 98.13%
Altitude : 482 feet / 147 meters
Establishment : August 08, 1903 (120 years ago)
Time Zone : UTC−08:00
Local time : 08:23:02 (1st March 2024)
Population growth : -0.07% (2010-2020)
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Geography

Arcadia is located at 34°8'23"N 118°2'7"W (34.1397300, -118.0353400).

Arcadia map

Arcadia has 1 neighbours.

Demographics

According to census records, the population of Arcadia decreased by 0.07% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 56,364 - census
2011 56,594 0.41% estimation process
2012 56,801 0.36% estimation process
2013 57,215 0.72% estimation process
2014 57,513 0.52% estimation process
2015 57,835 0.56% estimation process
2016 58,238 0.69% estimation process
2017 58,374 0.23% estimation process
2018 58,385 0.02% estimation process
2019 57,939 -0.77% estimation process
2020 56,323 -2.87% estimation process

Arcadia zip code is 91006. County name: Los Angeles, County fips: 06037

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People born in Arcadia (48)

People born in Arcadia, including author of young adult novels Jay Asher, actress, singer Lindsay Price, actress and country music singer Beverley Mitchell, .

List

  • Genie (abused child studied by linguists after spending most of early life locked in a room and tied to a chair) she was born in 18/04/1957
  • Rena Sofer (actress) she was born in 02/12/1968
  • Maren Jensen (American former model and actress) she was born in 23/09/1956
  • Billy Hamill (American speedway rider) he was born in 23/05/1970
  • Steven Lindsey (American astronaut) he was born in 24/08/1960
  • John Grabow (American baseball player) he was born in 04/11/1978
  • Jimmy Conrad (American soccer player) he was born in 12/02/1977
  • Roy Hurley (Murray State University) he was born in 12/08/1922
  • Daryn Tufts (American actor) he was born in 01/04/1973
  • Todd Worrell (American baseball player) he was born in 28/09/1959
  • Clayton Norcross (American actor) he was born in 08/09/1954
  • Jeff Duran (American actor) he was born in 13/02/1974
  • Jerry Supiran (actor) he was born in 21/03/1973
  • Brad Bedell (American football player) he was born in 12/02/1977
  • Brian Kelly (Canadian Football League receiver for the Edmonton Eskimos) he was born in 27/03/1956
  • Brittany Klein (Association footballer) she was born in 29/10/1986
  • Bruce McNall (American sports executive) he was born in 17/04/1950
  • Ed Pierce (American baseball player) he was born in 06/10/1968

Schools in Arcadia

College & universities near Arcadia, CA

Code Name City ZIP
398130 Mt Sierra College Monrovia (CA) 91016
447722 Palladium Technical Academy Inc Temple City (CA) 91780
441238 Irell & Manella Graduate School of Biological Sciences at City of Hope Duarte (CA) 91010-3000
121433 Professional Institute of Beauty El Monte (CA) 91731
110404 California Institute of Technology Pasadena (CA) 91125

Stations (46)

Amtrak & bus stations near Arcadia, CA

Code Name Address Type
PAS Pasadena, California 150 South Los Robles Ave. BUS
LAX Los Angeles Union Station 800 North Alameda Street RAIL
GDL Glendale Transportation Center 400 West Cerritos Avenue RAIL
LCA La Crescenta, California Honolulu & Lowell Avenue BUS
POS Pomona station 100 West Commercial Street RAIL

Post offices near Arcadia

Post Office Name City ZIP
Arcadia Post Office Arcadia (CA) 91006
West Arcadia Post Office Arcadia (CA) 91007
Sierra Madr Post Office Sierra Madre (CA) 91024
Monrovia Post Office Monrovia (CA) 91016
East Pasadena Post Office Pasadena (CA) 91107

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Lancaster 155,822 The most populous city in Los Angeles County, California.
Palmdale 150,498 The most populous city in Los Angeles County, California.
Pomona 149,212 The sixth most populous city in Los Angeles County, California.
Torrance 141,553 The third most populous city in Los Angeles County, California.
Pasadena 141,045 The second most populous city in Los Angeles County, California.
East Los Angeles 126,496 Census-designated place in Los Angeles County, California, United States
El Monte 112,344 The most populous city in Los Angeles County, California.
Downey 109,202 The most populous city in Los Angeles County, California.
Inglewood 107,203 The most populous city in Los Angeles County, California.
Santa Maria 105,851 The third most populous city in Santa Barbara County, California.
West Covina 103,656 The most populous city in Los Angeles County, California.

Distance to Other Cities

Arcadia distances to largest California cities