Facts, Demographics & Maps

25th Largest City in Los Angeles County

Type: General law city
Incorporated: September 3, 1957
Population: 78,106 (2015)
Area: 6.1 square miles
Average Elevation: 34 feet
Average Temperature: 74 degrees
City Mottos: "Growing Together" and "The Friendly City"
City Flower: The Dahlia
Origin: Settled by Dutch dairy farmers at the turn of the century.
Derived from the "Belle Fleur" apple, which grew abundantly in the region.
Households: 24,897
Businesses: 4,077
Primary School District: Bellflower Unified