El Monte, Los Angeles County, California

El Monte: City in Los Angeles County, California, United States


El Monte is a city located in the county of Los Angeles in the U.S. state of California. Its population at the 2010 census was 113,475. After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 112,344 inhabitants.

The city was created 171 years ago in 1851.

Quick Facts about El Monte

Population : 112,344 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : California (United States)
County : Los Angeles County
Postal code : 91731–91735
Phone Area Codes : 626
Water as percent of area : 0.89%
Land as percent of area : 99.11%
Altitude : 299 feet / 91 meters
Establishment : January 01, 1852 (171 years ago)
Time Zone : America/Los_Angeles
Local time : 15:49:25 (7th February 2023)
Population growth : -1.01% (2010-2020)
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El Monte is located at 34°4'7"N 118°1'39"W (34.0686200, -118.0275700).

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According to census records, the population of El Monte decreased by 1.01% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
1920 1,283 - census
2010 113,475 98.87% census
2011 114,101 0.55% estimation process
2012 114,843 0.65% estimation process
2013 115,414 0.49% estimation process
2014 115,627 0.18% estimation process
2015 115,824 0.17% estimation process
2016 115,550 -0.24% estimation process
2017 115,514 -0.03% estimation process
2018 115,308 -0.18% estimation process
2019 115,487 0.15% estimation process
2020 112,344 -2.8% estimation process

El Monte zip code is 91731. County name: Los Angeles, County fips: 06037

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People born in El Monte (18)

People born in El Monte, including musician Scatman John, musician Mary Ford, actor Glenn Corbett, .


  • Charles E. Wiggins (United States federal judge (1927-2000)) he was born in 03/12/1927
  • Rob Bottin (American make-up artist) he was born in 01/04/1959
  • Kid Congo Powers (American musician) he was born in 27/03/1961
  • Leonard Nathan (American writer and academic) he was born in 08/11/1924
  • Virginia Gilmore (actress (1919-1986)) she was born in 26/07/1919
  • A.L.T. (rapper) he was born in 01/01/1970
  • Bill Piercy (American baseball player) he was born in 02/05/1896
  • Felipe Rodriguez (American soccer player) he was born in 12/09/1975
  • Red Embree (Major League Baseball pitcher) he was born in 30/08/1917
  • Roger Hernández (American politician) he was born in 29/07/1975
  • Tom Morgan (American baseball player and coach) he was born in 20/05/1930
  • Troy Auzenne (American football player) he was born in 26/06/1969
  • Hiram Merritt Barton he was born in 18/12/1856
  • Phillip Chen (Member of the California State Assembly) he was born in 22/04/1978
  • Jake Atlas (American professional wrestler) he was born in 01/01/1994

Schools in El Monte

College & universities near El Monte, CA

Code Name City ZIP
490197 Regan Career Institute El Monte (CA) 91731-3254
121433 Professional Institute of Beauty El Monte (CA) 91731
476780 Diamond Beauty College South El Monte (CA) 91733-2180
447722 Palladium Technical Academy Inc Temple City (CA) 91780
416458 Premiere Career College Irwindale (CA) 91706-3746

Stations (47)

Amtrak & bus stations near El Monte, 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
FUL Fullerton Transportation Center 120 East Santa Fe Avenue RAIL
POS Pomona station 100 West Commercial Street RAIL

Post offices near El Monte

Post Office Name City ZIP
El Mon Post Office El Monte (CA) 91734
El Mon Post Office El Monte (CA) 91734
South El Mon Post Office South El Monte (CA) 91733
Ba Post Office La Puente (CA) 91746
Rosemead Post Office Rosemead (CA) 91770

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City Name Population Title
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Hollywood 167,664 District in Los Angeles, California, United States
Lancaster 155,822 City in central Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, United States
Palmdale 150,498 City in Los Angeles County, California, United States
Pomona 149,212 City in Los Angeles County, California, United States
Torrance 141,553 City in California
Pasadena 141,045 City in Los Angeles County, California, United States
East Los Angeles 126,496 Census-designated place in Los Angeles County, California, United States
Downey 109,202 City located in southeast Los Angeles County
Inglewood 107,203 City in California
Santa Maria 105,851 City in southern California, U.
West Covina 103,656 City in California, United States of America
Norwalk 102,635 City in California, United States of America

Distance to Other Cities

El Monte distances to largest California cities