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Alhambra
Los Angeles County, California

ZipCodes
91801, 91803

Motto
"Gateway to the San Gabriel Valley"



Page Contents for Alhambra, California

Statistics & Facts

Location

History & History-related items

City Attractions

Government

Chamber of Commerce.

Organizations, Churches, and Sports.

Libraries.

Schools.

Miscellany



Statistics & Facts

The California state capital is Sacramento.
The population of Alhambra is approximately 87,939 2003, 83089 2010.
The approximate number of families is 29,604 1990, 29217 2010.
The amount of land area in Alhambra is 19.747 sq. kilometers.
The amount of land area in Alhambra is 7.6 sq. miles.
The amount of surface water is 0 sq kilometers.
The distance from Alhambra to Washington DC is 2421 miles.
The distance to the California state capital is 361 miles. (as the crow flies)
Alhambra is positioned 34.08 degrees north of the equator and 118.13 degrees west of the prime meridian.
Alhambra elevation is 456 feet above sea level.
Alhambra per capita income is $ 19,687 2003.
Alhambra median income is $ 44,513 2003.
Alhambra average annual rainfall is 13 inches per year
Alhambra average temperature is 73 degrees F.

Location

Near Los Angeles, at the entrance to the San Gabriel Valley.
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Weather


no extremes in temperature throughout the year. Very moderate climate.
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History & History Related Items

Here is a history page for Alhambra. "The principal part of the land within Alhambra's present boundaries was included in a 1771 grant made to Mission San Gabriel, five years before the birth of our nation. There were no orchards or vineyards in San Gabriel Valley then, only dry un-cultivated fields broken by arroyos and low-lying hills from the Mission San Gabriel west to the small Indian village called "Yang-na," which later become Los Angeles." Excerpt taken from the history page. See the above link for much more information

In 1915, Alhambra became a chartered city. By 1910, the population grew to 5,000 and by the end of the 1930's, population was nearly 40,000.
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The founding of Alhambra

1880's

The incorporation of Alhambra

July 11, 1903


Attractions

Places to go in Alhambra.
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Alhambra City Government

City of Alhambra
111 South First Street
Alhambra, CA 91801
Please call: 626 570-5007
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Alhambra Chamber

City of Alhambra
104 South First Street
Alhambra, CA 91801
Phone 626-282-8481
Fax 626-282-5596

Alhambra Organizations

City of Alhambra
104 South First Street
Alhambra, CA 91801
Phone 626-282-8481
Fax 626-282-5596

Alhambra Libraries

Alhambra Library
410 W. Main St.
Alhambra, CA 91801
Phone: 626-570-5008

Alhambra Schools

Alhambra School Distict
15 West Alhambra Road
Alhambra, CA 91801
Phone 626-308-2200 Alhambra

Miscellany

The population of Alhambra was:
1890 - 808
1910 - 5,000
1940 - 40,000
1990 - 82,106
2000 - 85,804
2003 - 87,939
2008 - 92,158 projection

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