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Population (year 2000): 96,375. Estimated population in July 2005: 98,897 (+2.6% change)
Males: 47,767 (49.6%), Females: 48,608 (50.4%)

Los Angeles County

Zip code:

Median resident age: 26.0 years
Median household income: $35,695 (year 2000)
Median house value: $161,400 (year 2000)

South Gate, CA residents, houses, and apartments details

Races in South Gate:

  • Hispanic (92.0%)
  • Other race (51.0%)
  • White Non-Hispanic (6.0%)
  • Two or more races (4.5%)
  • American Indian (1.3%)
  • Black (1.0%)
(Total can be greater than 100% because Hispanics could be counted in other races)

Ancestries: United States (1.6%), German (1.2%).

New! Gate, California forum

Elevation: 111 feet

Land area: 7.4 square miles

South

For population 25 years and over in South Gate

  • High school or higher: 39.9%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 4.9%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 1.7%
  • Unemployed: 10.0%
  • Mean travel time to work: 30.5 minutes

For population 15 years and over in South Gate city

  • Never married: 35.9%
  • Now married: 51.6%
  • Separated: 3.5%
  • Widowed: 4.3%
  • Divorced: 4.8%

49.3% Foreign born (48.1% Latin America).

Population change in the 1990s: +10,004 (+11.6%).




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Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Beach, CA Long (10.0 miles pop. 461,522).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Angeles, CA Los (15.8 miles pop. 3,694,820).

Nearest cities: CA (1.4 miles Lynwood, CA (1.6 miles Cudahy, CA (2.5 miles Bell, Park, CA (2.6 miles Walnut Park, CA Huntington (3.1 miles CA (3.1 miles Maywood, Gardens, CA Bell (3.1 miles Compton, CA (3.2 miles East


Single-family new house construction building permits:
  • 1996: 0 buildings
  • 1997: 20 buildings, average cost: $114,800
  • 1998: 16 buildings, average cost: $114,800
  • 1999: 19 buildings, average cost: $114,800
  • 2000: 20 buildings, average cost: $114,800
  • 2001: 0 buildings
  • 2002: 8 buildings, average cost: $106,700
  • 2003: 10 buildings, average cost: $116,000
  • 2004: 13 buildings, average cost: $99,900

Latitude: 33.94 N, Longitude: 118.19 W


South Gate, California business data: stores, dealers, real estate agents, wholesalers, restaurants...

Industries providing employment: Manufacturing (27.8%), Educational,health and social services (14.1%), Retail trade (11.2%).

Daytime population change due to commuting: -11,587 (-12.0%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 3,720 (11.9%)


 

Crime in South Gate by Year

Type 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004
Murders 7 6 4 3 9 9
    per 100,000 7.3 6.2 4.2 3.1 9.3 9.3
Rapes 24 20 24 12 14 15
    per 100,000 24.9 20.8 24.9 12.5 14.5 15.6
Robberies 363 317 364 334 289 290
    per 100,000 376.7 328.9 377.7 346.6 299.9 300.9
Assaults 270 444 141 168 272 232
    per 100,000 280.2 460.7 146.3 174.3 282.2 240.7
Burglaries 516 646 583 641 590 501
    per 100,000 535.4 670.3 604.9 665.1 612.2 519.8
Thefts 904 745 926 1,083 1,278 1,346
    per 100,000 938.0 773.0 960.8 1123.7 1326.1 1396.6
Auto thefts 819 977 1,067 1,182 1,424 1,295
    per 100,000 849.8 1013.7 1107.1 1226.5 1477.6 1343.7
329.2 364.3 326.0 336.5 375.7 353.7


Average climate in South Gate, California

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

South

South Gate-area historical tornado activity is significantly above California state average. It is 77% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 11/7/1966, a category 2 (max. wind speeds 113-157 mph) tornado 3.5 miles away from the South Gate city center injured 10 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 11/7/1966, a category 2 tornado 7.8 miles away from the city center caused between $500 and $5000 in damages.


Hospitals/medical centers near South Gate:
  • ST FRANCIS MEDICAL CENTER (about 2 miles; LYNWOOD, CA)
  • COMMUNITY HOSP OF HUNTINGTON PARK (about 3 miles; HUNTINGTON PARK, CA)
  • SURBURBAN MEDICAL CENTER (about 4 miles; PARAMOUNT, CA)

Political contributions by individuals in South Gate, CA

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to South Gate:
  • LONG BEACH /DAUGHERTY FIELD/ (about 10 miles; LONG BEACH, CA; ID: LGB)
  • LOS ANGELES INTL (about 15 miles; LOS ANGELES, CA; ID: LAX)
  • LOS ALAMITOS AAF (about 15 miles; LOS ALAMITOS, CA; ID: SLI)
Other public-use airports nearest to South Gate:
  • COMPTON/WOODLEY (about 5 miles; COMPTON, CA; ID: CPM)
  • JACK NORTHROP FIELD/HAWTHORNE MUNICIPAL (about 10 miles; HAWTHORNE, CA; ID: HHR)
  • ZAMPERINI FIELD (about 14 miles; TORRANCE, CA; ID: TOA)

Amtrak stations near South Gate:
  • 9 miles: LOS ANGELES (800 N. ALAMEDA ST.). Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, snack bar, free short-term parking, paid long-term parking, car rental agency, taxi stand, public transit connection.
  • 12 miles: LONG BEACH (601 N. LONG BEACH BLVD.) - Bus Station. Services: fully wheelchair accessible, public restrooms, public payphones, full-service food facilities, paid short-term parking, paid long-term parking, call for taxi service, public transit connection.
  • 14 miles: GLENDALE (400 W. CERRITOS AVE.). Services: fully wheelchair accessible, public payphones, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for taxi service, intercity bus service, public transit connection.

Local government website:

Local government employment and payroll (March 2004)

Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Housing and Community Development(Local) 17 $77,811 $54,925 1 $837
Financial Administration 19 $96,269 $60,801 4 $6,365
Other Government Administration 18 $79,631 $53,087 1 $1,379
Judicial and Legal 1 $4,080 $48,960 0 $0
Police Protection - Officers 88 $504,281 $68,765 0 $0
Police - Other 38 $138,818 $43,837 46 $53,887
Streets and Highways 23 $89,049 $46,460 3 $6,954
Parks and Recreation 15 $61,235 $48,988 50 $32,685
Water Supply 22 $87,984 $47,991 4 $9,332
Other and Unallocable 455 $1,971,527 $51,996 76 $79,549
Totals for Government 696 $3,110,685 $53,632 185 $190,988


College/University in South Gate:
  • CAREER COLLEGE OF AMERICA (Full-time enrollment: 47; Location: 5612 E IMPERIAL HWY; Private, for-profit)
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to South Gate:
  • COMPTON COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 4 miles; COMPTON, CA; Full-time enrollment: 3,797)
  • CALIFORNIA STATE UNIVERSITY-DOMINGUEZ HILLS (about 7 miles; CARSON, CA; FT enrollment: 8,672)
  • EAST LOS ANGELES OCCUPATIONAL CENTER (about 8 miles; LOS ANGELES, CA; FT enrollment: 2,186)
  • LOS ANGELES SOUTHWEST COLLEGE (about 9 miles; LOS ANGELES, CA; FT enrollment: 2,971)
  • EAST LOS ANGELES COLLEGE (about 9 miles; MONTEREY PARK, CA; FT enrollment: 12,670)
  • LOS ANGELES TRADE TECHNICAL COLLEGE (about 9 miles; LOS ANGELES, CA; FT enrollment: 8,528)
  • FASHION INSTITUTE OF DESIGN AND MERCH-LOS ANGELES (about 9 miles; LOS ANGELES, CA; FT enrollment: 2,112)
Public high schools in South Gate:
  • SOUTH GATE SENIOR HIGH (Students: 5,020; Location: 3351 FIRESTONE BLVD.; Grades: 09 - 12)
  • ODYSSEY CONTINUATION (Students: 162; Location: 8693 DEARBORN AVE.; Grades: 09 - 12)
Private high schools in South Gate:
  • FAITH CHRISTIAN ACADEMY (Students: 133; Location: 9605 S STATE ST; Grades: PK - 12)
  • ACADEMIA BETEL (Students: 43; Location: 3616 MISSOURI; Grades: PK - 12)
Biggest public primary/middle schools in South Gate:
  • SOUTH GATE MIDDLE (Students: 4,299; Location: 4100 FIRESTONE BLVD.; Grades: 06 - 08)
  • VICTORIA AVENUE ELEMENTARY (Students: 1,544; Location: 3320 MISSOURI AVE.; Grades: KG - 05)
  • STATE STREET ELEMENTARY (Students: 1,491; Location: 3211 SANTA ANA ST.; Grades: KG - 05)
  • STANFORD AVENUE ELEMENTARY (Students: 1,409; Location: 2833 ILLINOIS AVE.; Grades: KG - 06)
  • SAN MIGUEL ELEMENTARY (Students: 1,394; Location: 9801 SAN MIGUEL AVE.; Grades: KG - 06)
  • LIBERTY BOULEVARD ELEMENTARY (Students: 1,359; Location: 2728 LIBERTY BLVD.; Grades: KG - 05)
  • HOLLYDALE ELEMENTARY (Students: 1,339; Location: 5511 CENTURY BLVD.; Grades: KG - 08)
  • BRYSON AVENUE ELEMENTARY (Students: 1,308; Location: 4470 MISSOURI AVE.; Grades: KG - 06)
  • SAN GABRIEL AVENUE ELEMENTARY (Students: 1,049; Location: 8628 SAN GABRIEL AVE.; Grades: KG - 05)
  • INDEPENDENCE ELEMENTARY (Students: 1,016; Location: 8435 VICTORIA AVE.; Grades: KG - 05)
Private primary/middle schools in South Gate:
  • ST HELEN ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 370; Location: 9329 MADISON AVENUE; Grades: PK - 8)
  • REDEEMER LUTHERAN SCHOOL (Students: 119; Location: 2626 LIBERTY BOULEVARD; Grades: KG - 8)
  • LOLLYPOP LANE PRESCHOOL AND KI (Students: 67; Location: 8439 CALIFORNIA AVE; Grades: PK - KG)

Notable locations in South Gate: Hollydale Branch County of Los Angeles Public Library (A), South Gate City Hall (B), South Gate Hall of Justice (C), South Gate Public Library (D), First Foursquare Youth Center (E), Leland R Weaver Branch County of Los Angeles Public Library (F).

Shopping Centers: Tweedy Marketplace Shopping Center (1), South Gate Towne Center Shopping Center (2), South Gate Plaza Shopping Center (3).

Churches in South Gate include: Peace Lutheran Church (A), Grace Chapel Church (B), South Gate United Methodist Church (C), Faith Lutheran Church (D), Bible Assembly of God Church (E), Firestone Assembly of God Church (F), First Baptist Church (G), First Brethren Church (H).

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Hondo, Rio (A).

Parks in South Gate include: Hollydale Park (1), South Gate Park (2), Stanford Avenue Park (3).

Post offices: Hollydale Station South Gate Post Office (A), Firestone Station South Gate Post Office (B), South Gate Post Office (C).


South Gate compared to California state average:
  • Median household income below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Median age significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in below state average.
  • Number of rooms per house significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.
  • Population density above state average for cities.

Strongest AM radio stations in South Gate:
  • KFWB (980 AM; 50 kW; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • KFI (640 AM; 50 kW; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KMPC (1540 AM; 50 kW; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: ROSE CITY RADIO CORPORATION)
  • KNX (1070 AM; 50 kW; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • KBLA (1580 AM; 50 kW; SANTA MONICA, CA)
  • KLTX (1390 AM; 5 kW; LONG BEACH, CA; Owner: HI-FAVOR BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • KLAC (570 AM; 50 kW; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • KXMX (1190 AM; 25 kW; ANAHEIM, CA; Owner: NEW INSPIRATION BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • 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.)
  • KDIS (1110 AM; 50 kW; PASADENA, CA; Owner: ABC,INC.)
  • KRLA (870 AM; 20 kW; GLENDALE, CA; Owner: NEW INSPIRATION BROADCASTING COMPANY)

Strongest FM radio stations in South Gate:
  • 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.)
  • KRTH-FM (101.1 FM; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • KKBT (100.3 FM; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: RADIO ONE LICENSES, LLC)
  • KCBS-FM (93.1 FM; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • KSCA (101.9 FM; GLENDALE, CA; Owner: HBC LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • KLOS (95.5 FM; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: KLOS-FM RADIO, INC.)
  • K212FA (90.3 FM; TEMPLE CITY, CA; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)
  • KOST (103.5 FM; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KLVE (107.5 FM; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: KLVE-FM LICENSE CORP.)
  • KIIS-FM (102.7 FM; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KPCC (89.3 FM; PASADENA, CA; Owner: PASADENA AREA COMMUNITY COLLEGE DISTRICT)
  • KHHT (92.3 FM; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • KBIG-FM (104.3 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.)
  • KPFK (90.7 FM; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: PACIFICA FOUNDATION, INC)
  • KTWV (94.7 FM; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around South Gate:
  • KTRO-LP (Channel 50; LANCASTER, CA; Owner: ROBERT D. ADELMAN)
  • 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.)
  • KCAL-TV (Channel 9; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: VIACOM TELEVISION STATIONS GROUP OF LOS ANGELES LLC)
  • KNBC (Channel 4; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: NBC SUBSIDIARY (KNBC-TV), INC.)
  • KMEX-TV (Channel 34; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: KMEX LICENSE PARTNERSHIP, G.P.)
  • 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.)
  • KSCI (Channel 18; LONG BEACH, CA; Owner: KSLS, INC.)
  • KXLA (Channel 44; RANCHO PALOS VERDES, CA; Owner: RANCHO PALOS VERDES BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • KCET (Channel 28; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: COMMUNITY TELEVISION OF SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA)
  • KFTR (Channel 46; ONTARIO, CA; Owner: TELEFUTURA LOS ANGELES LLC)
  • KWHY-TV (Channel 22; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: TELEMUNDO OF LOS ANGELES LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • KVEA (Channel 52; CORONA, CA; Owner: ESTRELLA LICENSE CORPORATION)

To understand how the electorate votes by state, you have to understand the demographics of the cities and counties in each of those states. As pollsters, we try to keep all of the important variables such as income, gender, and race consistent.

Source: City-Data.com


 

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