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Demographics Analysis

The people of Torrance City, California give the community character. This place is unique because of factors such as population size / density, ethnic background, ratio of males to females, and average age.

Population By Sex By Age
(Torrance City, California)

Male:

Under 5 years : 4,266

5 to 9 years : 3,603

10 to 14 years : 4,892

15 to 17 years : 2,667

18 and 19 years : 1,735

20 years : 803

21 years : 1,147

22 to 24 years : 2,619

25 to 29 years : 3,714

30 to 34 years : 4,074

35 to 39 years : 5,187

40 to 44 years : 4,809

45 to 49 years : 6,137

50 to 54 years : 6,189

55 to 59 years : 5,120

60 and 61 years : 1,395

62 to 64 years : 2,064

65 and 66 years : 1,452

67 to 69 years : 1,130

70 to 74 years : 2,307

75 to 79 years : 1,666

80 to 84 years : 1,635

85 years and over : 1,309

Female:

Under 5 years : 3,717

5 to 9 years : 4,384

10 to 14 years : 4,776

15 to 17 years : 2,723

18 and 19 years : 1,383

20 years : 1,162

21 years : 583

22 to 24 years : 2,263

25 to 29 years : 4,281

30 to 34 years : 5,033

35 to 39 years : 4,892

40 to 44 years : 5,899

45 to 49 years : 6,102

50 to 54 years : 7,233

55 to 59 years : 4,614

60 and 61 years : 1,762

62 to 64 years : 2,286

65 and 66 years : 1,550

67 to 69 years : 1,751

70 to 74 years : 3,387

75 to 79 years : 2,413

80 to 84 years : 2,276

85 years and over : 2,489


(updated 2013)



Population By Citizen Status In The United States
(Torrance City, California)

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 101,894

U.S. citizen, born in Puerto Rico or U.S. Island Areas : 234

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 1,779

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 24,302

Not a U.S. citizen : 18,670


(updated 2013)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Torrance City, California)

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 7,221

5 to 17 years : 18,675

18 to 24 years : 9,612

25 to 34 years : 9,069

35 to 44 years : 8,534

45 to 54 years : 10,464

55 to 59 years : 3,889

60 and 61 years : 1,189

62 to 64 years : 1,460

65 to 74 years : 2,618

75 years and over : 2,512

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 218

5 to 17 years : 1,328

18 to 24 years : 401

25 to 34 years : 2,154

35 to 44 years : 2,854

45 to 54 years : 5,476

55 to 59 years : 2,310

60 and 61 years : 875

62 to 64 years : 1,213

65 to 74 years : 4,430

75 years and over : 5,392

Native, born outside the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 247

18 to 24 years : 350

25 to 34 years : 247

35 to 44 years : 283

45 to 54 years : 469

55 to 59 years : 107

60 and 61 years : 61

62 to 64 years : 70

65 to 74 years : 87

75 years and over : 92

Foreign born:

Under 5 years : 544

5 to 17 years : 2,795

18 to 24 years : 1,332

25 to 34 years : 5,632

35 to 44 years : 9,116

45 to 54 years : 9,252

55 to 59 years : 3,428

60 and 61 years : 1,032

62 to 64 years : 1,607

65 to 74 years : 4,442

75 years and over : 3,792


(updated 2013)



Place Of Birth By Marital Status
(Torrance City, California)

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 24,564

Now married, except separated : 20,828

Divorced : 5,105

Separated : 927

Widowed : 2,334

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 3,986

Now married, except separated : 14,198

Divorced : 3,407

Separated : 350

Widowed : 3,357

Native; born outside the United States:

Never married : 691

Now married, except separated : 885

Divorced : 213

Separated : 18

Widowed : 25

Foreign born:

Never married : 6,118

Now married, except separated : 27,417

Divorced : 3,635

Separated : 574

Widowed : 2,609


(updated 2013)



Place Of Birth By Individual Income
(Torrance City, California)

Born in state of residence:

No income : 9,522

With income:

$1 to $9,999 or loss : 8,784

$10,000 to $14,999 : 3,655

$15,000 to $24,999 : 5,333

$25,000 to $34,999 : 4,417

$35,000 to $49,999 : 5,498

$50,000 to $64,999 : 4,589

$65,000 to $74,999 : 2,168

$75,000 or more : 9,792

Born in other state in the United States:

No income : 1,507

With income:

$1 to $9,999 or loss : 2,227

$10,000 to $14,999 : 1,950

$15,000 to $24,999 : 3,558

$25,000 to $34,999 : 2,399

$35,000 to $49,999 : 2,744

$50,000 to $64,999 : 2,652

$65,000 to $74,999 : 1,574

$75,000 or more : 6,687

Native; born outside the United States:

No income : 353

With income:

$1 to $9,999 or loss : 229

$10,000 to $14,999 : 50

$15,000 to $24,999 : 307

$25,000 to $34,999 : 107

$35,000 to $49,999 : 100

$50,000 to $64,999 : 137

$65,000 to $74,999 : 73

$75,000 or more : 476

Foreign born:

No income : 7,276

With income:

$1 to $9,999 or loss : 4,894

$10,000 to $14,999 : 3,226

$15,000 to $24,999 : 4,793

$25,000 to $34,999 : 3,373

$35,000 to $49,999 : 4,950

$50,000 to $64,999 : 3,475

$65,000 to $74,999 : 1,934

$75,000 or more : 6,432


(updated 2013)



Median Income By Place Of Birth
(Torrance City, California)

Born in state of residence : 34,578

Born in other state of the United States : 42,315

Native; born outside the United States : 42,371

Foreign born : 35,876


(updated 2013)



Population Under 18 Years By Age
(Torrance City, California)

Under 3 years : 4,316

3 and 4 years : 3,667

5 years : 1,481

6 to 8 years : 5,002

9 to 11 years : 4,822

12 to 14 years : 6,331

15 to 17 years : 5,358


(updated 2013)



Household Income
(Torrance City, California)

Less than $10,000 : 2,413

$10,000 to $14,999 : 2,185

$15,000 to $19,999 : 2,230

$20,000 to $24,999 : 1,912

$25,000 to $29,999 : 2,290

$30,000 to $34,999 : 1,734

$35,000 to $39,999 : 1,796

$40,000 to $44,999 : 1,782

$45,000 to $49,999 : 2,100

$50,000 to $59,999 : 3,631

$60,000 to $74,999 : 5,458

$75,000 to $99,999 : 8,599

$100,000 to $124,999 : 5,870

$125,000 to $149,999 : 4,677

$150,000 to $199,999 : 5,069

$200,000 or more : 4,078


(updated 2013)





Total Population In Torrance City, California is 146,879



(updated 2013)



Male Population in Torrance City, California: 69,920
Female Population in Torrance City, California: 76,959


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Torrance City, California: 40.4
Median Female Resident Age in Torrance City, California: 43.0


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of California is 35


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Torrance City, California


White


Both sexes

46.1

Male

45.1

Female

47.2

Black or African American


Both sexes

36.8

Male

35.0

Female

38.4

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

40.0

Male

40.3

Female

39.8

Asian


Both sexes

39.8

Male

38.6

Female

40.8

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

35.1

Male

34.3

Female

35.6

Other


Both sexes

31.5

Male

29.7

Female

33.5

Two or More Races


Both sexes

18.3

Male

17.9

Female

19.0

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

31.6

Male

29.0

Female

33.9

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

48.0

Male

47.0

Female

49.0


(updated 2010)



Health Insurance Coverage Status By Sex By Age
(Torrance City, California)

Male:

Under 6 years:

With health insurance coverage : 4,881

No health insurance coverage : 17

6 to 17 years:

With health insurance coverage : 9,837

No health insurance coverage : 672

18 to 24 years:

With health insurance coverage : 4,676

No health insurance coverage : 1,607

25 to 34 years:

With health insurance coverage : 6,083

No health insurance coverage : 1,654

35 to 44 years:

With health insurance coverage : 8,371

No health insurance coverage : 1,621

45 to 54 years:

With health insurance coverage : 10,389

No health insurance coverage : 1,880

55 to 64 years:

With health insurance coverage : 7,196

No health insurance coverage : 1,313

65 to 74 years:

With health insurance coverage : 4,791

No health insurance coverage : 45

75 years and over:

With health insurance coverage : 4,488

No health insurance coverage : 20

Female:

Under 6 years:

With health insurance coverage : 4,469

No health insurance coverage : 97

6 to 17 years:

With health insurance coverage : 10,177

No health insurance coverage : 827

18 to 24 years:

With health insurance coverage : 4,626

No health insurance coverage : 765

25 to 34 years:

With health insurance coverage : 7,774

No health insurance coverage : 1,540

35 to 44 years:

With health insurance coverage : 9,656

No health insurance coverage : 1,111

45 to 54 years:

With health insurance coverage : 11,624

No health insurance coverage : 1,708

55 to 64 years:

With health insurance coverage : 7,505

No health insurance coverage : 1,109

65 to 74 years:

With health insurance coverage : 6,595

No health insurance coverage : 32

75 years and over:

With health insurance coverage : 6,947

No health insurance coverage : 22


(updated 2013)



Employer-Based Health Insurance By Sex By Age
(Torrance City, California)

Male:

Under 6 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 3,841

No employer-based health insurance : 1,057

6 to 17 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 7,300

No employer-based health insurance : 3,209

18 to 24 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 3,587

No employer-based health insurance : 2,696

25 to 34 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 5,083

No employer-based health insurance : 2,654

35 to 44 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 7,271

No employer-based health insurance : 2,721

45 to 54 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 8,255

No employer-based health insurance : 4,014

55 to 64 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 5,480

No employer-based health insurance : 3,029

65 to 74 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 2,260

No employer-based health insurance : 2,576

75 years and over:

With employer-based health insurance : 1,656

No employer-based health insurance : 2,852

Female:

Under 6 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 3,667

No employer-based health insurance : 899

6 to 17 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 7,352

No employer-based health insurance : 3,652

18 to 24 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 3,669

No employer-based health insurance : 1,722

25 to 34 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 6,366

No employer-based health insurance : 2,948

35 to 44 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 7,840

No employer-based health insurance : 2,927

45 to 54 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 9,333

No employer-based health insurance : 3,999

55 to 64 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 5,602

No employer-based health insurance : 3,012

65 to 74 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 2,322

No employer-based health insurance : 4,305

75 years and over:

With employer-based health insurance : 2,242

No employer-based health insurance : 4,727


(updated 2013)



Place Of Birth By Nativity
(Torrance City, California)

Native:

Born in state of residence : 75,243

Born in other state in the United States : 26,651

Born outside the United States:

Puerto Rico : 95

U.S. Island Areas or born abroad of American parent(s) : 1,918

Foreign born : 42,972


(updated 2013)



Languages Spoken At Home
(Torrance City, California)

Speak only English : 85,545

Spanish or Spanish Creole : 14,089

French (including Patois, Creole, Cajun) : 429

German or other West Germanic languages : 688

Slavic languages : 799

Other Indo-European languages : 6,163

Korean : 10,324

Chinese : 5,521

Vietnamese : 1,292

Tagalog : 2,578

Other Asian and Pacific Island languages : 9,641

Other and unspecified languages : 1,827


(updated 2013)



Medicare Coverage By Sex By Age
(Torrance City, California)

Male:

Under 18 years:

With Medicare coverage : 61

No Medicare coverage : 15,346

18 to 64 years:

With Medicare coverage : 677

No Medicare coverage : 44,113

65 years and over:

With Medicare coverage : 8,739

No Medicare coverage : 605

Female:

Under 18 years:

With Medicare coverage : 65

No Medicare coverage : 15,505

18 to 64 years:

With Medicare coverage : 578

No Medicare coverage : 46,840

65 years and over:

With Medicare coverage : 13,133

No Medicare coverage : 463


(updated 2013)



Races in Torrance City, California


  • White: 74,956
  • African American: 4,082
  • American Indian: 331
  • Asian: 51,159
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 362
  • Some Other Race: 7,297
  • Two or More Races: 8,692



(updated 2013)



The population density in Torrance City, California is 7,102 people per square mile.


(updated 2010)



Foreign Born Residents in Torrance City, California

Torrance City: 38,074
         Asia: 68.5%
         Europe: 9.9%
         Latin America: 16.6%

California: 8,864,255
         Asia: 32.9%
         Europe: 7.9%
         Latin America: 55.6%


(updated 2010)



The daytime population change in Torrance City, California due to commuting is -46,250 (-31.8%).


(updated 2010)



Marriage Population in Torrance City, California

Male:

 

Never Married

14.63%

Now Married:

 

Married, Spouse Present

26.41%

Married, Spouse Absent:

 

Separated

0.72%

Other

1.07%

Widowed

1.24%

Divorced

3.90%

Female:

 

Never Married

11.52%

Now Married:

 

Married, Spouse Present

26.81%

Married, Spouse Absent:

 

Separated

1.03%

Other

1.05%

Widowed

5.53%

Divorced

6.09%

(updated 2010)



Urban/Rural Population in Torrance City, California

Urban:

 

Inside Urbanized Areas

100.00%

Inside Urban Clusters

0.0%

Rural:

 

Farm

0.0%

Nonfarm

0.0%

(updated 2010)



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Education Analysis

The amount of education a person receives can deeply affect their lives. The amount of education Torrance City, California citizens receive, averaged as group, may also affect the community.

Education Level of Population 25 Years and Over in Torrance City, California

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 256   (0.56%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 114   (0.25%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 402   (0.88%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 420   (0.92%)
  • 9th Grade: 354   (0.77%)
  • 10th Grade: 478   (1.04%)
  • 11th Grade: 523   (1.14%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 1,142   (2.49%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 8,009   (17.45%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 3,214   (7%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 8,144   (17.75%)
  • Associate Degree: 3,644   (7.94%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 12,380   (26.98%)
  • Master's Degree: 4,722   (10.29%)
  • Professional School Degree: 1,228   (2.68%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 864   (1.88%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 476   (0.93%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 190   (0.37%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 601   (1.18%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 732   (1.43%)
  • 9th Grade: 588   (1.15%)
  • 10th Grade: 661   (1.29%)
  • 11th Grade: 601   (1.18%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 1,579   (3.09%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 11,634   (22.76%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 4,307   (8.43%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 8,472   (16.57%)
  • Associate Degree: 5,139   (10.05%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 11,639   (22.77%)
  • Master's Degree: 3,234   (6.33%)
  • Professional School Degree: 967   (1.89%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 300   (0.59%)


(updated 2010)



School Enrollment in Torrance City, California

Male:


  • Enrolled In Nursery School, Preschool: 1,248 (1.9%)
  • Enrolled In Kindergarten: 988 (1.5%)
  • Enrolled In Grade 1 To Grade 4: 3,728 (5.8%)
  • Enrolled In Grade 5 To Grade 8: 3,978 (6.1%)
  • Enrolled In Grade 9 To Grade 12: 4,108 (6.3%)
  • Enrolled In College, Undergraduate Years: 4,163 (6.4%)
  • Enrolled In Graduate Or Professional School: 1,095 (1.7%)
  • Not Enrolled In School: 45,519 (70.2%)

Female:


  • Enrolled In Nursery School, Preschool: 997 (1.5%)
  • Enrolled In Kindergarten: 825 (1.2%)
  • Enrolled In Grade 1 To Grade 4: 3,698 (5.4%)
  • Enrolled In Grade 5 To Grade 8: 3,532 (5.1%)
  • Enrolled In Grade 9 To Grade 12: 3,665 (5.3%)
  • Enrolled In College, Undergraduate Years: 4,741 (6.9%)
  • Enrolled In Graduate Or Professional School: 1,315 (1.9%)
  • Not Enrolled In School: 49,945 (72.7%)

(updated 2010)



School Enrollment By Age
(Torrance City, California)

Enrolled in public school:

3 and 4 years : 751

5 to 9 years : 6,435

10 to 14 years : 8,310

15 to 17 years : 4,915

18 and 19 years : 2,318

20 to 24 years : 4,148

25 to 34 years : 2,069

35 years and over : 1,767

Enrolled in private school:

3 and 4 years : 1,873

5 to 9 years : 1,417

10 to 14 years : 1,296

15 to 17 years : 475

18 and 19 years : 235

20 to 24 years : 989

25 to 34 years : 756

35 years and over : 1,053

Not enrolled in school:

3 and 4 years : 1,043

5 to 9 years : 135

10 to 14 years : 62

15 to 17 years : 0

18 and 19 years : 565

20 to 24 years : 3,440

25 to 34 years : 14,277

35 years and over : 84,234


(updated 2013)



Largest School Agency's In Torrance City, California

  • Torrance Unified


    ( Grades: KG-12, Location: 2335 Plaza Del Amo, Torrance, CA 90509, Phone: (310) 972-6500, Students: 25,428 )

  • Southern California Roc


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 2300 Crenshaw Blvd., Torrance, CA 90501, Phone: (310) 320-6700, )

Largest Elementary & Middle Schools (Public) In Torrance City, California

  • Victor Elementary


    ( Grades: KG-5, Location: 4820 Spencer St., Torrance, CA 90503, Phone: (310) 533-4542, Students: 1,083 )

  • Meyler Street Elementary


    ( Grades: KG-5, Location: 1123 West 223rd St., Torrance, CA 90502, Phone: (310) 328-3910, Students: 981 )

  • Philip Magruder Middle


    ( Grades: 6-8, Location: 4100 West 185th St., Torrance, CA 90504, Phone: (310) 533-4527, Students: 866 )

  • Calle Mayor Middle


    ( Grades: 6-8, Location: 4800 Calle Mayor, Torrance, CA 90505, Phone: (310) 533-4548, Students: 842 )

  • Hickory Elementary


    ( Grades: KG-5, Location: 2800 West 227th St., Torrance, CA 90505, Phone: (310) 533-4672, Students: 832 )

  • J. H. Hull Middle


    ( Grades: 6-8, Location: 2080 West 231st St., Torrance, CA 90501, Phone: (310) 533-4516, Students: 789 )

  • Madrona Middle


    ( Grades: 6-8, Location: 21364 Madrona Ave., Torrance, CA 90503, Phone: (310) 533-4562, Students: 762 )

  • Bert M. Lynn Middle


    ( Grades: 6-8, Location: 5038 Halison St., Torrance, CA 90503, Phone: (310) 533-4495, Students: 761 )

  • Casimir Middle


    ( Grades: 6-8, Location: 17220 Casimir Ave., Torrance, CA 90504, Phone: (310) 533-4498, Students: 712 )

  • Seaside Elementary


    ( Grades: KG-5, Location: 4651 Sharynne Ln., Torrance, CA 90505, Phone: (310) 533-4532, Students: 711 )

  • Edward J. Richardson Middle


    ( Grades: 6-8, Location: 23751 Nancy Lee Ln., Torrance, CA 90505, Phone: (310) 533-4790, Students: 695 )

  • Halldale Elementary


    ( Grades: KG-5, Location: 21514 Halldale Ave., Torrance, CA 90501, Phone: (310) 328-3100, Students: 666 )

  • Jefferson Middle


    ( Grades: 6-8, Location: 21717 Talisman St., Torrance, CA 90503, Phone: (310) 533-4794, Students: 658 )

  • Joseph Arnold Elementary


    ( Grades: KG-5, Location: 4100 227th St., Torrance, CA 90505, Phone: (310) 533-4524, Students: 644 )

  • Walteria Elementary


    ( Grades: KG-5, Location: 24456 Madison St., Torrance, CA 90505, Phone: (310) 533-4487, Students: 640 )

  • Riviera Elementary


    ( Grades: KG-5, Location: 365 Paseo De Arena, Torrance, CA 90505, Phone: (310) 533-4460, Students: 627 )

  • Edison Elementary


    ( Grades: KG-5, Location: 3800 182nd St., Torrance, CA 90504, Phone: (310) 533-4513, Students: 613 )

  • Towers Elementary


    ( Grades: KG-5, Location: 5600 Towers St., Torrance, CA 90503, Phone: (310) 533-4535, Students: 598 )

  • Arlington Elementary


    ( Grades: KG-5, Location: 17800 Van Ness Ave., Torrance, CA 90504, Phone: (310) 533-4510, Students: 588 )

  • Fern Elementary


    ( Grades: KG-5, Location: 1314 Fern Ave., Torrance, CA 90503, Phone: (310) 533-4506, Students: 582 )

Largest High Schools (Public) In Torrance City, California

  • North High


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 3620 West 182nd St., Torrance, CA 90504, Phone: (310) 533-4412, Students: 2,260 )

  • Torrance High


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 2200 Carson St., Torrance, CA 90501, Phone: (310) 533-4396, Students: 2,246 )

  • West High


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 20401 Victor St., Torrance, CA 90503, Phone: (310) 533-4299, Students: 2,231 )

  • South High


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 4801 Pacific Coast Hwy., Torrance, CA 90505, Phone: (310) 533-4352, Students: 2,203 )

  • Shery (kurt T.) High (continuation)


    ( Grades: 10-12, Location: 2600 Vine St., Torrance, CA 90501, Phone: (310) 533-4440, Students: 127 )

  • Torrance Community Day


    ( Grades: 7-12, Location: 2335 Plaza Del Amo, Torrance, CA 90509, Phone: (310) 972-6004, Students: 30 )

  • Southern California Roc


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 2300 Crenshaw Blvd., Torrance, CA 90501, Phone: (310) 320-6700, )

Largest Universities & Colleges In Torrance City, California

  • El Camino Community College District


    ( 2-year, Public, Student Population: 24,895; Location: 6007 Crenshaw Blvd, Torrance, CA 90506, Web: http://www.elcamino.edu )

  • Itt Technical Institute-torrance


    ( 4-year, Private for-profit, Student Population: 724; Location: 0050 S. Vermont Ave, Torrance, CA 90502, Web: http://www.itt-tech.edu )

  • Westwood College-south Bay


    ( 4-year, Private for-profit, Student Population: 605; Location: Suite 100, Torrance, CA 90502, Web: http://www.westwood.edu )

  • Everest College-torrance


    ( < 2-year, Private for-profit, Student Population: 79; Location: 231 Cabrillo Ave Ste 201, Torrance, CA 90501, Web: http://bryman-college.com )

Largest Schools (Private) In Torrance City, California

  • St Catherine Laboure School


    ( Grades: K-8, Location: 3846 Redondo Beach Blvd, Torrance, CA 90504, Phone: (310) 324-8732, Students: 458 )

  • First Lutheran School


    ( Grades: K-8, Location: 2900 W Carson Street, Torrance, CA 90503, Phone: (310) 320-9920, Students: 386 )

  • St James Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-8, Location: 4625 Garnet Street, Torrance, CA 90503, Phone: (310) 371-0416, Students: 315 )

  • Nativity School


    ( Grades: K-8, Location: 2371 W Carson Street, Torrance, CA 90501, Phone: (310) 328-5387, Students: 263 )

  • South Bay Junior Academy


    ( Grades: K-10, Location: 4400 Del Amo Blvd, Torrance, CA 90503, Phone: (310) 370-6215, Students: 204 )

  • Ascension Lutheran Elem School


    ( Grades: K-8, Location: 17910 Prairie Avenue, Torrance, CA 90504, Phone: (310) 371-3531, Students: 147 )

  • Hickory Tree School


    ( Grades: K-4, Location: 21720 Madrona Avenue, Torrance, CA 90503, Phone: (310) 533-4830, Students: 101 )

  • Switzer Learning Center


    ( Grades: 4-12, Location: 2201 Amapola Court, Torrance, CA 90501, Phone: (310) 328-3611, Students: 82 )

  • Vermont Christian Schools


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 23325 S Vermont Avenue, Torrance, CA 90502, Phone: (310) 534-0260, Students: 59 )

  • South Bay High School


    ( Grades: 7-12, Location: 4025 W 226th Street, Torrance, CA 90505, Phone: (310) 373-4556, Students: 51 )

  • Abc Playhouse


    ( Grades: K-1, Location: 18213 Prairie Avenue, Torrance, CA 90504, Phone: (310) 371-1231, Students: 38 )

  • Zion Evangelical Lutheran School


    ( Grades: K-8, Location: 1001 W 223rd Street, Torrance, CA 90502, Phone: (310) 320-1771, Students: 25 )

  • Suika Pre School


    ( Grades: K-K, Location: 2706 W 182nd Street, Torrance, CA 90504, Phone: (310) 323-5221, Students: 20 )

  • The Chldren's Place


    ( Grades: 1-5, Location: 1625 Crenshaw Blvd, Torrance, CA 90501, Phone: (310) 782-9634, Students: 19 )

  • Peninsula Montessori School


    ( Grades: K-1, Location: 3646 Newton Street, Torrance, CA 90505, Phone: (310) 378-9742, Students: 16 )

  • Harbor Ucla Children Center


    ( Grades: K-K, Location: 975 W Carson Street, Torrance, CA 90502, Phone: (310) 222-4274, Students: 12 )

  • Leap & Bound Academy


    ( Grades: K-K, Location: 22410 Palos Verdes Blvd, Torrance, CA 90505, Phone: (310) 543-7650, Students: 12 )

Academic Libraries In Torrance City, California

(updated 2005)

Public Libraries (Branch) In Torrance City, California

  • Henderson Branch Library


    4805 Emerald St., Torrance, CA 90503

  • North Torrance Branch Library


    3604 Artesia Blvd., Torrance, CA 90504

  • Southeast Branch Library


    23115 S. Arlington Ave., Torrance, CA 90501

  • Walteria Branch Library


    3815 W. 242nd St., Torrance, CA 90505

(updated 2012)

Public Libraries (Central) In Torrance City, California

  • Katy Geissert Civic Center Library


    3301 Torrance Blvd., Torrance, CA 90503

(updated 2012)



Museums Near Torrance City, California


  • California Hethushka


    Po Box 5041, Torrance, CA 90501

  • Gracie Jiu-jitsu Museum


    3515 Artesia Blvd, Torrance, CA 90504

  • Let Freedom Ring


    3010 Winlock Rd, Torrance, CA 90505

  • Ridge Route Preservation Organization


    908 Patronella Ave, Torrance, CA 90503

  • Save Historic Old Torrance


    2028 Gramercy Ave, Torrance, CA 90501
    http://www.savehistoricoldtorrance.com

  • T F Chen Family Foundation


    1625 Abalone Ave, Torrance, CA 90501

(updated 2014)



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Geography Analysis

The actual land features relating to Torrance City, California affect how people live their lives. Natural features such as oceans, mountains, lakes, plains, and deserts all make a difference in the lives of individuals. The types of housing, heating fuels, and transportation infrastructure are largely influenced by the geography of Torrance City, California.

Area Features of Torrance City, California


Airport


(1) Cosmodyne Heliport   (2) Toyota Helistop   (3) Zamperini Field  

Building


(1) California Highway Patrol - South Los Angeles   (2) Gerber Ambulance Service   (3) Isabel Henderson Branch Torrance Public Library   (4) Los Angeles County Sheriff S Department - Court Services Division   (5) Mobile Oil Refinery Fire Department   (6) North Torrance Branch Torrance Public Library   (7) Southeast Branch Torrance Public Library   (8) Torrance City Hall   (9) Torrance Cultural Arts Center   (10) Torrance Fire Department Fire Station 1 Headquarters   (11) Torrance Fire Department Fire Station 2   (12) Torrance Fire Department Fire Station 3   (13) Torrance Fire Department Fire Station 4   (14) Torrance Fire Department Fire Station 5   (15) Torrance Fire Department Fire Station 6   (16) Torrance Police Department   (17) Torrance Public Library   (18) Walteria Branch Torrance Public Library  

Census


(1) West Carson Census Designated Place  

Church


(1) Bethel Baptist Church   (2) Christian United Methodist Church   (3) Del Amo Southern Baptist Church   (4) First Baptist Church   (5) First United Methodist Church   (6) Grace Orthodox Presbyterian Church   (7) Iglesia Bautista Horeb   (8) Keystone Assembly Of God Church   (9) Kingdom Hall Of Jehovahs Witnesses   (10) Lord Of Harvest South Bay Church   (11) Nativity Catholic Church   (12) Saint Andrews Episcopal Church   (13) Saint Catherine Laboure Catholic Church   (14) Seaside Community United Church   (15) South Bay Christian Center   (16) South Bay Church Of God   (17) United Baptist Church   (18) Walteria United Methodist Church   (19) West Presbyterian Church  

Civil


(1) City Of Torrance   (2) San Pedro   (3) Torrance Division  

Crossing


(1) Exit 38b   (2) Exit 39   (3) Exit 40a   (4) Exit 7a   (5) Exit 7b   (6) Exit 8   (7) Exit 9  

Hospital


(1) Del Amo Hospital   (2) Harbor University Of California Los Angeles Medical Center   (3) Little Company Of Mary Hospital   (4) Little Company Of Mary Pavilion   (5) Little Company Of Mary Subacute Care Center South Bay   (6) Star View Adolescent Center   (7) Torrance Memorial Medical Center  

Locale


(1) Alpine Village Shopping Center   (2) Crenshaw Shopping Center   (3) Del Amo Fashion Center   (4) Del Amo Financial Center   (5) Dominguez Golf Course   (6) Eastgate Plaza Shopping Center   (7) Pacific Plaza Shopping Center   (8) Plaza Del Amo Shopping Center   (9) South Bay Industrial Park   (10) Torrance Promenade Shopping Center   (11) Village Del Amo Shopping Center  

Military


(1) Nike Site La-57l Historical  

Park


(1) Charles H Wilson Park   (2) Columbia Park   (3) De Portola Park   (4) Delthorne Park   (5) Descanso Park   (6) El Prado Park   (7) Entradero Park   (8) Ernie J Howlett Park   (9) Greenwood Park   (10) Guenser Park   (11) Hickory Park   (12) La Carretera Park   (13) La Romeria Park   (14) Lago Seco Park   (15) Los Arboles Park   (16) Madrona Marsh Nature Preserve   (17) Mcmaster Park   (18) Normandale Playground   (19) Paradise Park   (20) Sam Levi Park   (21) Sunnyglen Park   (22) Torrance Park   (23) Victor Park   (24) Walteria Park   (25) Wilson Park  

Populated Place


(1) Bridgedale   (2) Carson   (3) Dolanco Junction   (4) Dudmore   (5) La Fresa   (6) Moneta   (7) Perry   (8) Southwest Village   (9) Torrance   (10) Walteria   (11) West Carson  

Post Office


(1) Marcelina Station Torrance Post Office   (2) North Torrance Station Torrance Post Office   (3) Torrance Post Office  

Reservoir


(1) Dominguez Reservoir  

School


(1) Anza Elementary School   (2) Arlington Elementary School   (3) Arnold Elementary School   (4) Ascension Lutheran School   (5) Calle Mayor Elementary School   (6) Carr School   (7) Casimir Middle School   (8) Crenshaw Elementary School Historical   (9) Edard J Richardson Middle School   (10) Edison Elementary School   (11) Fern Elementary School   (12) First Lutheran School   (13) Greenwood Elementary School Historical   (14) Halldale Elementary School   (15) Hamilton Adult Education Center   (16) Hickory Elementary School   (17) Hull Middle School   (18) Itt Technical Institute   (19) Jefferson Middle School   (20) La Primera Preschool   (21) Levy Curriculum Center   (22) Lincoln Elementary School   (23) Lynn Middle School   (24) Madison School Historical   (25) Madrona Middle School   (26) Magruder Middle School   (27) Meadow Park Elementary School Historical   (28) North High School   (29) One Hundred Eighty-sixth Street School   (30) Perry School Historical   (31) Riviera Elementary School   (32) Saint Catherine Laboure School   (33) Saint James School   (34) Seaside Elementary School   (35) Sepulveda Elementary School Historical   (36) Shery High School   (37) South Bay Junior Academy   (38) South High School   (39) Steele Elementary School Historical   (40) Torrance Elementary School   (41) Torrance High School   (42) Two Hundred Twenty-third Street School   (43) Valmonte School   (44) Van Deene Elementary School   (45) Victor Elementary School   (46) Walteria Elementary School   (47) West High School   (48) Westwood College - South Bay   (49) White Middle School   (50) Wright Elementary School Historical   (51) Yukon Elementary School  

Tower


(1) Kfox-fm Redondo Beach   (2) Knhs-fm Torrance   (3) Knx-am Los Angeles  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Torrance City, California

90503 (pop. 41,970) 90501 (pop. 40,697) 90505 (pop. 34,855)
90504 (pop. 31,664) 90502 (pop. 17,038)  


Cities Nearby Torrance City, California

Torrance Ccd, CA  (pop. 139,855) 0.0 Miles
Torrance City, CA  (pop. 146,879) 0.0 Miles
Redondo Beach City, CA  (pop. 67,455) 2.5 Miles
West Carson Cdp, CA  (pop. 21,310) 2.9 Miles
Lomita City, CA  (pop. 20,524) 3.2 Miles
Lawndale City, CA  (pop. 33,077) 3.7 Miles
Alondra Park Cdp, CA  (pop. 8,755) 3.9 Miles
Hermosa Beach City, CA  (pop. 19,213) 4.0 Miles
South Bay Cities Ccd, CA  (pop. 137,664) 4.3 Miles
Rolling Hills Estates City, CA  (pop. 7,820) 4.4 Miles



Area Code(s) in Torrance City, California

310



Elevation in Torrance City, California is 53.0 ft. (16.0 meters)



Land Area in Torrance City, California: 20.5 Sq. Miles
Water Area in Torrance City, California: 0.1 Sq. Miles



Latitude/Longitude of Torrance City, California

Lat: 33.834815 N        Long: -118.341330 W



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Economic Analysis

People and the communities they live in depend on money. The people of Torrance City, California need food, shelter, clothing, and medical care. Business formation and job creation are essential to this community. Money sustains infrastructure such as roads and airports as well as human resources including fire rescue and police protection.

Energy Costs In California

    Residential
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Commercial
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Industrial
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Other
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Transportation
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Total
(cents per
kilowatthour)
1990              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 9.98 9.46 7.28 4.53 0.00 8.84
  Total Electric Industry 9.98 9.46 7.28 4.53 0.00 8.84
1991              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 10.79 10.04 7.58 5.05 0.00 9.42
  Total Electric Industry 10.79 10.04 7.58 5.05 0.00 9.42
1992              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 11.07 10.33 7.59 5.54 0.00 9.66
  Total Electric Industry 11.07 10.33 7.59 5.54 0.00 9.66
1993              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 11.30 10.46 7.33 5.05 0.00 9.69
  Total Electric Industry 11.30 10.46 7.33 5.05 0.00 9.69
1994              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 11.43 10.90 7.09 5.00 0.00 9.78
  Total Electric Industry 11.43 10.90 7.09 5.00 0.00 9.78
1995              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 11.61 10.49 7.37 6.73 0.00 9.91
  Total Electric Industry 11.61 10.49 7.37 6.73 0.00 9.91
1996              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 11.33 9.83 6.97 6.45 0.00 9.48
  Total Electric Industry 11.33 9.83 6.97 6.45 0.00 9.48
1997              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 11.50 9.98 6.95 7.50 0.00 9.54
  Total Electric Industry 11.50 9.98 6.95 7.50 0.00 9.54
1998              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 10.60 9.66 6.59 5.06 0.00 9.03
  Total Electric Industry 10.60 9.66 6.59 5.06 0.00 9.03
1999              
  Energy-Only Providers 4.10 3.65 3.00 3.28 0.00 3.28
  Full-Service Providers 10.71 10.05 7.16 4.16 0.00 9.34
  Total Electric Industry 10.64 9.44 6.27 4.15 0.00 8.75
2000              
  Energy-Only Providers 13.64 7.82 6.78 9.36 0.00 7.63
  Full-Service Providers 10.85 10.55 7.22 4.79 0.00 9.66
  Total Electric Industry 10.89 10.25 7.14 4.87 0.00 9.47
2001              
  Delivery-Only Service 0.48 1.35 2.08 2.09 0.00 1.67
  Energy-Only Providers 13.21 8.02 7.49 10.78 0.00 8.21
  Full-Service Providers 12.08 12.41 9.54 8.47 0.00 11.41
  Total Electric Industry 12.09 12.15 9.23 8.48 0.00 11.22
2002              
  Delivery-Only Service 5.80 3.57 2.17 5.73 0.00 2.95
  Energy-Only Providers 8.12 6.00 6.18 17.16 0.00 6.14
  Full-Service Providers 12.63 13.84 10.23 6.53 0.00 12.52
  Total Electric Industry 12.64 13.36 9.81 6.60 0.00 12.19
2003              
  Delivery-Only Service 5.43 3.90 2.72 0.00 0.47 3.33
  Energy-Only Providers 7.41 5.76 6.18 0.00 3.47 5.94
  Full-Service Providers 12.23 12.83 9.79 0.00 7.38 12.05
  Total Electric Industry 12.23 12.48 9.59 0.00 5.80 11.78
2004              
  Delivery-Only Service 5.66 4.31 3.14 0.00 0.50 3.72
  Energy-Only Providers 6.88 5.90 5.95 0.00 3.59 5.90
  Full-Service Providers 12.20 11.81 9.33 0.00 8.03 11.53
  Total Electric Industry 12.20 11.64 9.27 0.00 6.42 11.35
2005              
  Delivery-Only Service 7.42 4.62 3.48 0.00 0.50 4.07
  Energy-Only Providers 9.52 6.83 6.68 0.00 3.95 6.75
  Full-Service Providers 12.49 11.97 9.39 0.00 8.11 11.71
  Total Electric Industry 12.51 11.92 9.55 0.00 6.55 11.63
2006              
  Delivery-Only Service 7.79 4.92 3.54 0.00 0.55 4.27
  Energy-Only Providers 10.57 7.66 7.17 0.00 3.82 7.41
  Full-Service Providers 14.32 12.93 9.95 0.00 7.66 12.92
  Total Electric Industry 14.33 12.90 10.09 0.00 6.29 12.82

(updated 2006)



Time Leaving to Work in Torrance City, California

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 1,728   (2.7%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 1,530   (2.4%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 2,327   (3.6%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 4,396   (6.8%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 5,582   (8.7%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 9,827   (15.3%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 10,066   (15.7%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 9,330   (14.5%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 5,248   (8.2%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 5,507   (8.6%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 2,111   (3.3%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 661   (1.0%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 3,308   (5.1%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 2,629   (4.1%)


(updated 2010)



Household Size By Vehicles Available
(Torrance City, California)

1-person household:

No vehicle available : 1,693

1 vehicle available : 10,771

2 vehicles available : 1,693

3 vehicles available : 203

4 or more vehicles available : 59

2-person household:

No vehicle available : 820

1 vehicle available : 4,538

2 vehicles available : 10,889

3 vehicles available : 2,014

4 or more vehicles available : 402

3-person household:

No vehicle available : 96

1 vehicle available : 1,503

2 vehicles available : 4,595

3 vehicles available : 2,725

4 or more vehicles available : 869

4-or-more-person household:

No vehicle available : 161

1 vehicle available : 815

2 vehicles available : 6,815

3 vehicles available : 2,510

4 or more vehicles available : 2,653


(updated 2013)



Household Size By Number Of Workers In Household
(Torrance City, California)

1-person household:

No workers : 7,088

1 worker : 7,331

2-person household:

No workers : 5,169

1 worker : 7,283

2 workers : 6,211

3-person household:

No workers : 936

1 worker : 3,330

2 workers : 4,340

3 workers : 1,182

4-or-more-person household:

No workers : 505

1 worker : 4,319

2 workers : 5,832

3 or more workers : 2,298


(updated 2013)



Means of Transportation To Work
(Torrance City, California)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 57,048

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 3,972

In 3-person carpool : 797

In 4-person carpool : 160

In 5- or 6-person carpool : 0

In 7-or-more-person carpool : 69

Public transportation (excluding taxicab):

Bus or trolley bus : 1,614

Streetcar or trolley car (carro publico in Puerto Rico) : 0

Subway or elevated : 0

Railroad : 10

Ferryboat : 0

Taxicab : 20

Motorcycle : 73

Bicycle : 257

Walked : 1,594

Other means : 511

Worked at home : 3,147


(updated 2013)



Travel Time To Work
(Torrance City, California)

Less than 5 minutes : 988

5 to 9 minutes : 5,305

10 to 14 minutes : 9,850

15 to 19 minutes : 10,408

20 to 24 minutes : 11,050

25 to 29 minutes : 3,442

30 to 34 minutes : 10,165

35 to 39 minutes : 1,221

40 to 44 minutes : 2,401

45 to 59 minutes : 5,434

60 to 89 minutes : 4,881

90 or more minutes : 980


(updated 2013)



AM Radio Stations Near Torrance City, California

  • KTNQ (1020 AM; 50.0 kW; Bassett, CA; Owner: Ktnq-am License Corp.)
  • KNX (1070 AM; 50.0 kW; Torrance, CA; Owner: Cbs Radio East Inc.)
  • KDIS (1110 AM; 50.0 kW; Baldwin Park, CA; Owner: Abc Radio Los Angeles Assets, Llc)
  • KTLK (1150 AM; 50.0 kW; Bassett, CA; Owner: Citicasters Licenses, L.p.)
  • KXMX (1190 AM; 20.0 kW; Brea, CA; Owner: New Inspiration Broadcasting Company)
  • KYPA (1230 AM; 1.0 kW; Los Angeles, CA; Owner: Multicultural Radio Broadcasting Licensee, Llc)
  • KYPA (1230 AM; 1.0 kW; Los Angeles, CA; Owner: Multicultural Radio Broadcasting Licensee, Llc)
  • KAZN (1300 AM; 5.0 kW; Pasadena, CA; Owner: Multicultural Radio Broadcasting Licensee, Llc)
  • KAZN (1300 AM; 23.0 kW; San Gabriel, CA; Owner: Multicultural Radio Broadcasting Licensee, Llc)
  • KWKW (1330 AM; 5.0 kW; Baldwin Hills, CA; Owner: Lotus Communications Corp.)
  • KLTX (1390 AM; 5.0 kW; Paramount, CA; Owner: Hi-favor Broadcasting, Llc)
  • KMRB (1430 AM; 9.8 kW; San Gabriel, CA; Owner: Multicultural Radio Broadcasting Licensee, Llc)
  • KMRB (1430 AM; 5.0 kW; San Gabriel, CA; Owner: Multicultural Radio Broadcasting Licensee, Llc)
  • KTYM (1460 AM; 5.0 kW; Baldwin Hills, CA; Owner: Trans America Broadcasting Corp.)
  • KVNR (1480 AM; 5.0 kW; Santa Ana, CA; Owner: Lbi Radio License Llc)
  • KIEV (1500 AM; 50.0 kW; Montebello, CA; Owner: Royce International Broadcasting Company)
  • KIEV (1500 AM; 5.0 kW; Glendale, CA; Owner: Royce International Broadcasting Company)
  • NEW (1500 AM; 0.5 kW; City Of Industry, CA; Owner: Kermit T Stop Partnership)
  • NEW (1500 AM; 25.0 kW; Los Angeles, CA; Owner: Levine/schwab Partnership)
  • NEW (1500 AM; 50.0 kW; Montebello, CA; Owner: Royce International Broadcasting Company)
  • KBLA (1580 AM; 50.0 kW; Los Angeles, CA; Owner: Multicultural Radio Broadcasting Licensee, Llc)
  • KFOX (1650 AM; 10.0 kW; Baldwin Hills, CA; Owner: Hk Media, Inc.)
  • KLAC (570 AM; 5.0 kW; Los Angeles, CA; Owner: Amfm Broadcasting Licenses, Llc)
  • KFI (640 AM; 50.0 kW; Buena Park, CA; Owner: Capstar Tx Limited Partnership)
  • KABC (790 AM; 5.0 kW; Los Angeles, CA; Owner: Radio License Holding Vi, Llc)
  • KRLA (870 AM; 50.0 kW; Glendale, CA; Owner: New Inspiration Broadcasting Company)
  • KRLA (870 AM; 37.0 kW; Walnut, CA; Owner: New Inspiration Broadcasting Company)
  • KALI (900 AM; 0.5 kW; City Of Industry, CA; Owner: Transition Radio, Llc, Trustee)
  • KHJ (930 AM; 5.0 kW; Los Angeles, CA; Owner: Lbi Radio License Llc)
  • KFWB (980 AM; 5.0 kW; Los Angeles, CA; Owner: Cbs Radio East Inc.)

FM Radio Stations Near Torrance City, California

  • KJLH (102.3 FM; Baldwin Hills, CA; Owner: Taxi License Corporation)
  • KDLD (103.1 FM; Culver City, CA; Owner: Entravision Holdings, Llc)
  • KRCD (103.9 FM; Baldwin Hills, CA; Owner: Univision Radio License Corporation)
  • KBUE (105.5 FM; Compton, CA; Owner: Lbi Radio License Llc)
  • KALI-FM (106.3 FM; Santa Ana, CA; Owner: Kali-fm Licensee, Llc)
  • KROQ-FM (106.7 FM; Glendale, CA; Owner: Cbs Radio Inc. Of Los Angeles)
  • KSSE (107.1 FM; Sierra Madre, CA; Owner: Entravision Holdings, Llc)
  • KKJZ (88.1 FM; Long Beach, CA; Owner: California State University, Long Beach Foundation)
  • KXLU (88.9 FM; Inglewood, CA; Owner: Loyola Marymount University)
  • KBPK (90.1 FM; Buena Park, CA; Owner: Buena Park School District)
  • KSAK (90.1 FM; West Covina, CA; Owner: Mount San Antonio Community College District)
  • KSAK (90.1 FM; Walnut, CA; Owner: Mount San Antonio Community College District)
  • KDAY (93.5 FM; Baldwin Hills, CA; Owner: Kday Licensing, Llc)
  • KDAY (93.5 FM; Torrance, CA; Owner: Kday Licensing, Llc)
  • KEBN (94.3 FM; Santa Ana, CA; Owner: Lbi Radio License Llc)
  • KFSH-FM (95.9 FM; Orange, CA; Owner: New Inspiration Broadcasting Company)
  • KXOL-FM (96.3 FM; Glendale, CA; Owner: Kxol Licensing, Inc.)
  • KWIZ (96.7 FM; Orange, CA; Owner: Lbi Radio License Llc)
  • KLAX-FM (97.9 FM; Glendale, CA; Owner: Klax Licensing, Inc.)

TV Broadcast Stations Near Torrance City, California

  • KOCE-TV (Channel 50; Glendale, CA; Owner: Koce-tv Foundation)

(updated 2008)



Occupations in Torrance City, California

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 16,824  (46.3%)
  • Service Occupations: 3,242  (8.9%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 7,966  (21.9%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 17  (0.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 4,044  (11.1%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 14,081  (45.1%)
  • Service Occupations: 3,575  (11.4%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 12,318  (39.4%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 8  (0.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 130  (0.4%)


(updated 2010)



Most Common Industries in Torrance City, California

Male:

 

Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing And Hunting, And Mining:

 

Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing And Hunting

0.14%

Mining

0.06%

Construction

3.46%

Manufacturing

11.23%

Wholesale Trade

3.23%

Retail Trade

6.12%

Transportation And Warehousing, And Utilities:

 

Transportation And Warehousing

4.22%

Utilities

0.37%

Information

2.18%

Finance, Insurance, Real Estate And Rental And Leasing:

 

Finance And Insurance

2.06%

Real Estate And Rental And Leasing

1.27%

Professional, Scientific, Management, Administrative, And Waste Management Services:

 

Professional, Scientific, And Technical Services

5.14%

Management Of Companies And Enterprises

0.04%

Administrative And Support And Waste Management Services

2.01%

Educational, Health And Social Services:

 

Educational Services

2.49%

Health Care And Social Assistance

2.04%

Arts, Entertainment, Recreation, Accommodation And Food Services:

 

Arts, Entertainment, And Recreation

0.91%

Accommodation And Food Services

2.35%

Other Services (except Public Administration)

2.26%

Public Administration

2.20%

Female:

 

Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing And Hunting, And Mining:

 

Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing And Hunting

0.03%

Mining

0.0%

Construction

0.49%

Manufacturing

6.31%

Wholesale Trade

1.80%

Retail Trade

5.25%

Transportation And Warehousing, And Utilities:

 

Transportation And Warehousing

2.03%

Utilities

0.07%

Information

1.47%

Finance, Insurance, Real Estate And Rental And Leasing:

 

Finance And Insurance

2.42%

Real Estate And Rental And Leasing

1.38%

Professional, Scientific, Management, Administrative, And Waste Management Services:

 

Professional, Scientific, And Technical Services

3.63%

Management Of Companies And Enterprises

0.09%

Administrative And Support And Waste Management Services

1.18%

Educational, Health And Social Services:

 

Educational Services

5.90%

Health Care And Social Assistance

7.34%

Arts, Entertainment, Recreation, Accommodation And Food Services:

 

Arts, Entertainment, And Recreation

0.58%

Accommodation And Food Services

2.58%

Other Services (except Public Administration)

2.24%

Public Administration

1.44%


(updated 2010)



There are 60 Farms In Torrance City, California


(updated 2008)



Banks In Torrance City, California

Jpmorgan Chase Bank, National Association - 9 Branches


    Bank Assets: $18b
    Industry Specialization: International
    Total Offices: 5,679

Wells Fargo Bank, National Association - 8 Branches


    Bank Assets: $11.4b
    Industry Specialization: All Other > $1 Billion
    Total Offices: 6,310

Bank Of America, National Association - 5 Branches


    Bank Assets: $7.2b
    Industry Specialization: All Other > $1 Billion
    Total Offices: 5,094

U.s. Bank National Association - 4 Branches


    Bank Assets: $1.5b
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 3,238

Wilshire Bank - 3 Branches


    Bank Assets: $11m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 35

Union Bank, National Association - 3 Branches


    Bank Assets: $324.6m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 415

Hanmi Bank - 2 Branches


    Bank Assets: $6.1m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 27

Citibank, National Association - 2 Branches


    Bank Assets: $2.7b
    Industry Specialization: International
    Total Offices: 958

Bbcn Bank - 2 Branches


    Bank Assets: $13.7m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 50

Onewest Bank, National Association - 2 Branches


    Bank Assets: $45m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 74

(updated 2014)



Salary Income in Torrance City, California (1999)

With Wage Or Salary Income

78.01%

No Wage Or Salary Income

21.99%

(updated 2010)



Self-Employment Income in Torrance City, California (1999)

With Self-employment Income

15.08%

No Self-employment Income

84.92%

(updated 2010)



Airports Near Torrance City, California

  • Redondo Beach Airport


    (about 1.9 miles in Torrance, California; Airport Code: QRD)

  • Zamperini Field


    (about 2.2 miles in Torrance, California; Airport Code: TOA)

  • Torrance Municipal - Zamperini Field


    (about 2.2 miles in Torrance, California; Airport Code: TOA)

  • Jack Northrop Field/Hawthorne Municipal


    (about 6.1 miles in Inglewood, California; Airport Code: HHR)

  • Catalina Air-Sea Terminal Heliport


    (about 7.0 miles in San Pedro, California; Airport Code: SPQ)

  • Los Angeles International


    (about 8.4 miles in Los Angeles, California; Airport Code: LAX)

  • Long Beach Airport


    (about 10.9 miles in Long Beach, California; Airport Code: LGB)

  • Long Beach Daugherty Field


    (about 11.0 miles in Long Beach, California; Airport Code: LGB)

  • Marina del Ray Airport


    (about 11.0 miles in Marina Del Rey, California; Airport Code: QAX)

  • Santa Monica Municipal


    (about 14.0 miles in Santa Monica, California; Airport Code: SMO)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Torrance City, California

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

82.92%

Carpooled

9.80%

Public Transportation:

 

Bus Or Trolley Bus

1.10%

Streetcar Or Trolley Car

0.01%

Subway Or Elevated

0.05%

Railroad

0.02%

Ferryboat

0.02%

Taxicab

0.06%

Motorcycle

0.34%

Bicycle

0.44%

Walked

1.33%

Other Means

0.44%

Worked At Home

3.48%



(updated 2010)



Most Common Occupations in Torrance City, California

Male:

 

Management, Professional, And Related Occupations:

 

Management, Business, And Financial Operations Occupations:

 

Management Occupations, Except Farmers And Farm Managers

8.45%

Farmers And Farm Managers

0.06%

Business And Financial Operations Occupations:

 

Business Operations Specialists

1.28%

Financial Specialists

1.81%

Professional And Related Occupations:

 

Computer And Mathematical Occupations

3.11%

Architecture And Engineering Occupations:

 

Architects, Surveyors, Cartographers, And Engineers

3.72%

Drafters, Engineering, And Mapping Technicians

0.53%

Life, Physical, And Social Science Occupations

0.63%

Community And Social Services Occupations

0.30%

Legal Occupations

0.58%

Education, Training, And Library Occupations

1.53%

Arts, Design, Entertainment, Sports, And Media Occupations

1.52%

Healthcare Practitioners And Technical Occupations:

 

Health Diagnosing And Treating Practitioners And Technical Occupations

1.07%

Health Technologists And Technicians

0.30%

Service Occupations:

 

Healthcare Support Occupations

0.18%

Protective Service Occupations:

 

Fire Fighting, Prevention, And Law Enforcement Workers, Including Supervisors

0.98%

Other Protective Service Workers, Including Supervisors

0.63%

Food Preparation And Serving Related Occupations

1.18%

Building And Grounds Cleaning And Maintenance Occupations

1.01%

Personal Care And Service Occupations

0.82%

Sales And Office Occupations:

 

Sales And Related Occupations

7.31%

Office And Administrative Support Occupations

4.48%

Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations

0.03%

Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations:

 

Construction And Extraction Occupations:

 

Supervisors, Construction And Extraction Workers

0.40%

Construction Trades Workers

2.31%

Extraction Workers

0.0%

Installation, Maintenance, And Repair Occupations

3.27%

Production, Transportation, And Material Moving Occupations:

 

Production Occupations

3.43%

Transportation And Material Moving Occupations:

 

Supervisors, Transportation And Material Moving Workers

0.23%

Aircraft And Traffic Control Occupations

0.13%

Motor Vehicle Operators

1.33%

Rail, Water And Other Transportation Occupations

0.21%

Material Moving Workers

0.95%

Female:

 

Management, Professional, And Related Occupations:

 

Management, Business, And Financial Operations Occupations:

 

Management Occupations, Except Farmers And Farm Managers

4.95%

Farmers And Farm Managers

0.01%

Business And Financial Operations Occupations:

 

Business Operations Specialists

1.74%

Financial Specialists

1.86%

Professional And Related Occupations:

 

Computer And Mathematical Occupations

1.10%

Architecture And Engineering Occupations:

 

Architects, Surveyors, Cartographers, And Engineers

0.48%

Drafters, Engineering, And Mapping Technicians

0.11%

Life, Physical, And Social Science Occupations

0.42%

Community And Social Services Occupations

0.64%

Legal Occupations

0.51%

Education, Training, And Library Occupations

4.58%

Arts, Design, Entertainment, Sports, And Media Occupations

1.17%

Healthcare Practitioners And Technical Occupations:

 

Health Diagnosing And Treating Practitioners And Technical Occupations

2.58%

Health Technologists And Technicians

0.68%

Service Occupations:

 

Healthcare Support Occupations

1.07%

Protective Service Occupations:

 

Fire Fighting, Prevention, And Law Enforcement Workers, Including Supervisors

0.09%

Other Protective Service Workers, Including Supervisors

0.22%

Food Preparation And Serving Related Occupations

1.59%

Building And Grounds Cleaning And Maintenance Occupations

0.40%

Personal Care And Service Occupations

1.92%

Sales And Office Occupations:

 

Sales And Related Occupations

5.64%

Office And Administrative Support Occupations

12.59%

Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations

0.01%

Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations:

 

Construction And Extraction Occupations:

 

Supervisors, Construction And Extraction Workers

0.01%

Construction Trades Workers

0.05%

Extraction Workers

0.0%

Installation, Maintenance, And Repair Occupations

0.13%

Production, Transportation, And Material Moving Occupations:

 

Production Occupations

1.23%

Transportation And Material Moving Occupations:

 

Supervisors, Transportation And Material Moving Workers

0.06%

Aircraft And Traffic Control Occupations

0.0%

Motor Vehicle Operators

0.12%

Rail, Water And Other Transportation Occupations

0.03%

Material Moving Workers

0.22%


(updated 2010)



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Housing Analysis

Everyone needs shelter in rented housing or individually owned homes. Each community, including Torrance City, California, is different from the rest based on overall architecture, appearance, occupancy, average housing square footage, average home value, and average home age.





(updated 2010)



Household Type By Tenure
(Torrance City, California)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 19,471

Renter-occupied housing units : 10,097

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 1,206

Renter-occupied housing units : 1,056

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 3,142

Renter-occupied housing units : 3,645

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 7,327

Renter-occupied housing units : 9,880


(updated 2013)



Mortgage Status By Age of Householder
(Torrance City, California)

Housing units with a mortgage:

Householder 15 to 34 years : 1,196

Householder 35 to 44 years : 4,095

Householder 45 to 54 years : 7,085

Householder 55 to 59 years : 3,131

Householder 60 to 64 years : 2,337

Householder 65 to 74 years : 2,295

Householder 75 years and over : 1,482

Housing units without a mortgage:

Householder 15 to 34 years : 131

Householder 35 to 44 years : 217

Householder 45 to 54 years : 889

Householder 55 to 59 years : 672

Householder 60 to 64 years : 849

Householder 65 to 74 years : 2,422

Householder 75 years and over : 4,345


(updated 2013)



Gross Rent As A Percentage Of Household Income
(Torrance City, California)

Less than 10.0 percent : 678

10.0 to 14.9 percent : 1,872

15.0 to 19.9 percent : 2,878

20.0 to 24.9 percent : 3,350

25.0 to 29.9 percent : 3,033

30.0 to 34.9 percent : 2,280

35.0 to 39.9 percent : 1,566

40.0 to 49.9 percent : 2,122

50.0 percent or more : 5,651

Not computed : 1,248


(updated 2013)



Median Value By Year Structure Built
(Torrance City, California)

Built 2010 or later :

Built 2000 to 2009 : $535,100

Built 1990 to 1999 : $584,000

Built 1980 to 1989 : $530,100

Built 1970 to 1979 : $646,400

Built 1960 to 1969 : $626,500

Built 1950 to 1959 : $617,800

Built 1940 to 1949 : $587,100

Built 1939 or earlier : $527,200


(updated 2013)



Housing Occupancy in Torrance City, California

Occupied

97.44%

Vacant

2.56%

(updated 2010)



Vacant Housing Units in Torrance City, California

Owner Occupied

55.98%

Renter Occupied

44.02%

(updated 2010)



Percentage of Family Households in Torrance City, California: 68.6%

Percentage of Family Households in California: 68.7%


(updated 2010)



Population in Group Quarters in Torrance City, California

Institutionalized population


  • Juvenile facilities : 5.41%
  • Nursing facilities/Skilled-nursing facilities : 50.44%

Noninstitutionalized population


  • Other noninstitutional facilities : 44.15%


(updated 2010)



Workers who live and work in Torrance City, California: 20,319 (14.0%)


(updated 2010)



Average Household Size in Torrance City, California: 2.58
Average Household Size in California: 2.90


(updated 2010)



Building Permits in Torrance City, California

* Units are useful in showing how many separate living spaces
were built. e.g. apartments, townhomes, condos, etc.

    Buildings Units Cost
1999        
  Single Family 110 110 $28,085,073
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

110 110 $28,085,073
2000        
  Single Family 124 124 $27,997,956
  Two Family 6 12 $1,640,750
  Three and Four Family 19 58 $3,893,922
  Five or More Family 1 10 $869,877
  Total

150 204 $34,402,505
2001        
  Single Family 150 150 $31,759,159
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

150 150 $31,759,159
2002        
  Single Family 181 181 $38,558,636
  Two Family 2 4 $612,973
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 1 91 $12,240,707
  Total

184 276 $51,412,316
2003        
  Single Family 117 117 $25,442,729
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 1 4 $411,593
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

118 121 $25,854,322
2004        
  Single Family 185 185 $49,463,884
  Two Family 1 2 $329,635
  Three and Four Family 11 40 $6,216,381
  Five or More Family 4 132 $23,541,797
  Total

201 359 $79,551,697
2005        
  Single Family 84 84 $19,379,534
  Two Family 3 6 $539,150
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 12 216 $29,790,692
  Total

99 306 $49,709,376
2006        
  Single Family 115 115 $27,271,268
  Two Family 7 14 $1,340,918
  Three and Four Family 7 23 $2,349,023
  Five or More Family 11 209 $29,322,996
  Total

140 361 $60,284,205


(updated 2007)



Median Household Income In 2000 (Torrance City, CA): $56,489
Median Household Income In 2000 (California): $47,493


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Torrance City): $308,600
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (California): $198,900


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Torrance City): $903
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (California): $747


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Torrance City, California

Utility Gas: 76.0%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 1.0%
Electricity: 22.2%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 0.0%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 0.1%
Solar Energy: 0.0%
Other Fuel: 0.1%
No Fuel Used: 0.6%


(updated 2010)





(updated 2010)



Population in Group Quarters in Torrance City, California

Institutionalized population

55.85%

Correctional facilities for adults

0.0%

Federal detention centers

0.0%

Federal prisons

0.0%

State prisons

0.0%

Local jails and other municipal confinement facilities

0.0%

Correctional residential facilities

0.0%

Military disciplinary barracks and jails

0.0%

Juvenile facilities

5.41%

Group homes for juveniles (non-correctional)

1.05%

Residential treatment centers for juveniles (non-correctional)

4.36%

Correctional facilities intended for juveniles

0.0%

Nursing facilities/Skilled-nursing facilities

50.44%

Other institutional facilities

0.0%

Mental (Psychiatric) hospitals and psychiatric units in other hospitals

0.0%

Hospitals with patients who have no usual home elsewhere

0.0%

In-patient hospice facilities

0.0%

Military treatment facilities with assigned patients

0.0%

Residential schools for people with disabilities

0.0%

Noninstitutionalized population

44.15%

College/University student housing

0.0%

Military quarters

0.0%

Military barracks and dormitories (non-disciplinary)

0.0%

Military ships

0.0%

Other noninstitutional facilities

44.15%

Emergency and transitional shelters (with sleeping facilities) for people experiencing homelessness

0.0%

Group homes intended for adults

24.87%

Residential treatment centers for adults

3.58%

Maritime/merchant vessels

0.0%

Workers' group living quarters and Job Corps centers

7.50%

Other noninstitutional facilities

8.20%


(updated 2010)





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Government Analysis

People run the government through election of representatives and officials. Local governments are important to provide cohesion between individuals who must share public places. Worthwhile laws need to be debated, passed, and then enforced for a community to remain viable. Communities such as Torrance City, California are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.

Local Government Employment and Payroll In Torrance City, California

Function Full Time
Employees
Full Time
Payroll
(Monthly)
Part Time
Employees
Part Time
Payroll
(Monthly)
Part Time
Hours
Avg Yearly
Wage (F/T)
Avg Hourly
Wage (P/T)
Totals for Government 1,330 $8,643,142 441 $362,441 29,340 $77,983 $12.35
Financial Administration 86 $557,049 0 $0 0 $77,728 --
Other Government Administration 124 $793,765 7 $715 86 $76,816 $8.31
Judicial and Legal 14 $135,056 0 $0 0 $115,762 --
Police Protection - Officers 231 $2,209,838 0 $0 0 $114,797 --
Police - Other 97 $466,147 32 $28,992 2,604 $57,668 $11.13
Firefighters 151 $1,468,013 0 $0 0 $116,663 --
Fire - Other 25 $113,410 0 $0 0 $54,437 --
Streets and Highways 130 $606,127 0 $0 0 $55,950 --
Airports 10 $52,547 0 $0 0 $63,056 --
Solid Waste Management 14 $52,149 0 $0 0 $44,699 --
Sewerage 8 $39,166 0 $0 0 $58,749 --
Parks and Recreation 94 $447,305 310 $251,366 19,729 $57,103 $12.74
Housing and Community Development(Local) 2 $8,486 9 $1,838 111 $50,916 $16.56
Water Supply 29 $155,890 0 $0 0 $64,506 --
Transit 133 $651,301 0 $0 0 $58,764 --
Local Libraries 50 $250,209 55 $57,874 5,187 $60,050 $11.16
Other and Unallocable 132 $636,684 28 $21,655 1,623 $57,880 $13.34

(updated 2002)



Health Care Centers Close To Torrance City, California

Chs Homecare


     Address: 23545 Crenshaw Blvd, Suite 203, Torrance, California 90505
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 8/17/2001

The Home Care Group Inc


     Address: 2305 W 190th Street 2nd Floor, Torrance, California 90504
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 6/12/2001

Physicians Choice Hh


     Address: 3625 Del Amo Blvd Ste 390, Torrance, California 90503
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 4/8/1993

Greater South Bay Area Hh


     Address: 680 Knox Street Suite 125, Torrance, California 90502
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 12/19/1994

Accxell Home Health Agency


     Address: 370 Ama Pola Avenue Suite 203, Torrance, California 90501
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 9/22/2000

Torrance Memorial Home Health


     Address: 3330 Lomita Boulevard, Torrance, California 90505
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Other
     Certified Date: 12/10/1987

The Center Of Home Health


     Address: 23223 Arlington Avenue, Torrance, California 90501
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 2/27/2001

Little Co Of Mary Home Health


     Address: 3551 Voyager St Ste 201, Torrance, California 90503
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Religious Affiliations
     Certified Date: 9/26/1994

Hospitals Close To Torrance City, California

Torrance Memorial Medical Center


     Address: 3330 Lomita Blvd, Torrance, California 90509
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Other

Little Company Of Mary Hospital


     Address: 4101 Torrance Blvd, Torrance, California 90503
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Church

Lac/harbor-ucla Med Center


     Address: 1000 W Carson St, Torrance, California 90509
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Local

"south Bay Community Hospital, L P"


     Address: 1246 W 155th St, Gardena, California 90247
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Proprietary

Memorial Hospital Of Gardena


     Address: 1145 W Redondo Beach Blvd, Gardena, California 90247
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Proprietary

Nursing Homes Close To Torrance City, California

The Earlwood


     Address: 20820 Earl Street, Torrance, California 90503
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 71
     Percent Occupied: 82%

Royalwood Care Center


     Address: 22520 Maple Avenue, Torrance, California 90505
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 100
     Percent Occupied: 91%

Bay Crest Care Center


     Address: 3750 Garnet Street, Torrance, California 90503
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 73
     Percent Occupied: 91%

Torrance Care Center West


     Address: 4333 Torrance Blvd, Torrance, California 90503
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 80
     Percent Occupied: 83%

Harbor Care Center


     Address: 21521 S. Vermont Avenue, Torrance, California 90502
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 116
     Percent Occupied: 91%

Heritage Rehabilitation Center


     Address: 21414 S. Vermont Avenue, Torrance, California 90502
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 138
     Percent Occupied: 86%

Torrance Care Center East


     Address: 4315 Torrance Blvd, Torrance, California 90503
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 91
     Percent Occupied: 92%

Vermont Care Center


     Address: 22035 S. Vermont Avenue, Torrance, California 90502
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 167
     Percent Occupied: 84%

Sunnyside Nursing Center


     Address: 22617 So. Vermont Ave, Torrance, California 90502
     Ownership: Non Profit - Other
     Number of Residents: 243
     Percent Occupied: 81%

Little Company Of Mary Transitional Care Center


     Address: 4320 Maricopa Street, Torrance, California 90503
     Ownership: Non Profit - Church Related
     Number of Residents: 72
     Percent Occupied: 63%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Torrance City, California

Name: San Onofre (SONGS) 2 and 3
Address: PO Box 128; San Clemente, CA 92674
Distance: 51 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Torrance City, California

    Retired Workers: 17,005
    Disabled Workers: 1,940
    Widowers Workers: 2,105
    Spouses Workers: 1,480
    Children Workers: 1,530


(updated 2007)



Government Finances In Torrance City, California


Charges


Air Transportation: $9,009,000
Housing & Community Development: $6,007,000
Parks & Recreation: $4,458,000
Sewerage: $1,648,000
Solid Waste Management: $10,224,000
All Other: $6,841,000


Revenue


Water Utilities: $21,857,000
Transit Utilities: $2,453,000


Federal Intergovernmental


Transit Utilities: $2,472,000


State Intergovernmental


General Support: $23,406,000
Highways: $2,636,000
All Other: $8,974,000
Transit Utilities: $576,000


Local Intergovernmental


Transit Utilities: $8,286,000


Current Operations


Air Transportation: $3,791,000
Financial Administration: $4,708,000
Fire Protection: $23,709,000
Judicial And Legal Services: $2,321,000
Central Staff Services: $21,579,000
Health Services - Other: $7,679,000
Regular Highways: $11,717,000
Housing & Community Development: $7,483,000
Libraries: $6,361,000
Parks & Recreation: $17,103,000
Police Protection: $53,409,000
Protective Inspection And Regulation, Nec: $4,548,000
Sewerage: $2,706,000
Solid Waste Management: $10,196,000
General - Other: $5,240,000
Water Utilities: $20,644,000
Transit Utilities: $18,617,000


Construction


Air Transportation: $1,427,000
Fire Protection: $141,000
Central Staff Services: $162,000
Regular Highways: $6,102,000
Housing & Community Development: $1,138,000
Sewerage: $2,241,000
General: $4,308,000
Water Utilities: $3,546,000
Transit Utilities: $406,000


Other Capital Outlay


Financial Administration: $22,000
Health - Other: $7,000
Parks & Recreation: $2,876,000
Police Protection: $548,000
Protective Inspection & Regulation, Nec: $8,000
Solid Waste Management: $87,000


General


Interest On Debt: $5,670,000


Water Utilities


Interest On Debt: $180,000


Tax


Property: $27,303,000
Total General Sales: $46,300,000
Public Utilities: $38,978,000
Other Selective Sales: $6,694,000
Occupation & Business License, Nec: $7,495,000
Other License: $4,699,000
Documentary & Stock Transfer: $982,000
Severance: $6,000


Miscellaneous


Special Assessments: $1,182,000
Property Sale Other: $1,000
Interest Earnings: $12,182,000
Fines & Forfeits: $2,139,000
Rents: $548,000
Royalties: $2,000
Donations From Private Sources: $350,000
General Revenue, Nec: $648,000


Sinking Fund


Cash & Deposits: $46,725,000


Bond Fund


Cash & Deposits: $42,670,000


Other Funds


Cash & Deposits: $85,057,000



Otal Salaries & Wages: $106,045,000
Ong Term Debt Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $6,705,000
Ong Term Debt Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpo: $86,348,000


Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding


Industrial Revenue: $38,923,000
Unspecified Public Purpose: $93,053,000


Long Term Debt Retired Nonguaranteed


Industrial Revenue: $3,244,000


Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed


Industrial Revenue: $35,679,000


(updated 2006)



Los Angeles County, California Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 63.10%
  • Bush & Cheney 35.60%
  • Other 1.30%



(updated 2004)



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Taxes Analysis

Using tax dollars, government officials keep public places in repair, protect citizens, and provide for important services for the benefit of Torrance City, California citizens.

Relocation to Los Angeles County, CA

3.22 % of Los Angeles County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $43,821

California Average 5.75 %

0.14 % residents relocated from other nations. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $23,992

California Average 0.21 %

Lead counties where tax filers migrated to Los Angeles County, CA (2005 / 2006) from a different county are as follows:

  • Orange County , CA 0.46 % ($46,009 AGI )
  • San Bernardino Count , CA 0.30 % ($37,904 AGI )
  • San Diego County , CA 0.15 % ($41,486 AGI )

Relocation away from Los Angeles County, CA

4.58 % of Los Angeles County tax filers migrated to different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $50,578

California Average 6.27 %

0.06 % residents relocated to other nations. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $55,832

California Average 0.11 %

Lead counties where tax filers moved from Los Angeles County, CA (2005 / 2006) to a different county are as follows:

  • San Bernardino Count , CA 0.64 % ($39,463 AGI )
  • Orange County , CA 0.60 % ($54,756 AGI )
  • Riverside County , CA 0.35 % ($50,596 AGI )


(updated 2006)



Income Tax Rates in California

Low Bracket: $6,827 (1.00%)
High Bracket: $44,815 (9.30%)


(updated 2008)



Sales Tax Rates in California

7.25%


(updated 2008)



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Weather Analysis

The enjoyment of the area in which you live is often affected by the weather. Each individual has a different view on what weather patterns will make them most happy. Some people love the seasons, others enjoy warm temperatures throughout the year while others may love the snow. The weather provided for Torrance City, California is based on over 50 years of data.























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Crime Analysis

Everyone wants to feel safe. Individuals and families want to remain protected from violent or property crime. The crime data should not be totally relied upon when making a decision on where to live. If you are concerned, visit Torrance City, California directly or research local government web sites.

Crime in Torrance City, California

Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murder 4 2 2 0 1 1 2 2 1 4 2 4 1
    per 100,000 3 1 1 0 1 1 1 1 1 3 1 3 1
Rape 24 23 23 25 20 18 21 21 25 19 17 17 16
    per 100,000 17 16 16 17 14 13 15 15 18 14 12 11 11
Robbery 210 211 216 149 211 203 213 175 139 152 91 92 76
    per 100,000 149 148 151 103 147 141 149 123 99 108 62 62 52
Assault 171 248 161 95 88 132 107 108 94 115 75 77 94
    per 100,000 122 173 113 66 61 92 75 76 67 82 51 52 64
Burglary 744 708 785 696 641 666 476 509 442 516 509 529 591
    per 100,000 529 495 549 482 446 464 333 359 313 367 346 358 401
Larceny Theft 2,582 2,712 2,753 2,357 2,144 1,998 2,250 2,109 2,034 2,008 1,957 1,823 1,833
    per 100,000 1,838 1,896 1,924 1,634 1,491 1,391 1,574 1,487 1,441 1,430 1,330 1,233 1,242
Vehicle Theft 631 637 754 589 505 507 461 453 398 335 301 338 362
    per 100,000 449 445 527 408 351 353 322 319 282 239 205 229 245
Arson 26 23 29 51 24 46 16 19 11 21 11 5 6
    per 100,000 19 16 20 35 17 32 11 13 8 15 7 3 4
CityMelt Violent Crime Index
U.S. Average = 40
102 121 101 67 80 89 86 77 65 73 46 48 47
CityMelt Property Crime Index
U.S. Average = 277
996 1,020 1,080 923 829 804 801 773 721 720 695 674 698
CityMelt Crime Index
U.S. Average = 158
549 571 590 495 454 446 443 425 393 396 370 361 372


(updated 2013)



Number of Sex Offenders In California

2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
102,616 86,846 87,706 66,041 63,500 86,912 123,821 0 80,848 82,147


(updated 2014)



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