City of Arcadia

Seal of the City of Arcadia

Charter City
Incorporated: August 5, 1903
City Hall: 240 W Huntington Dr, Arcadia, California 91007
City Telephone: (626) 574-5400
Website: www.ci.arcadia.ca.us
Population (2010 Census):
56,364 (2000 Census: 53,054; 1990 Census: 48,290). For latest State Population Estimates, click here.
Population Density (2010 Census): 5,159.2 persons per square mile
Population Age 65+ (2010 Census): 16.3% (2000 Census: 15.5%; 1990 Census: 16.1%)
Population Under Age 18 (2010 Census): 21.8% (2000 Census: 23.3%; 1990 Census: 21.6%)
Land Area: 10.93 square miles (28.30 square kilometers)
Water Area: 0.21 square miles (0.54 square kilometers)

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Named by Herman A. Unruh, a manager of the San Gabriel Valley Railroad about 1888. Possibly named after Dona Arcadia Bandini Stearns who was famed for her beauty or named after a rural district in Greece famed in poetry for its rural simplicity.

City in red below. Click on map for more detailed color map of county.

Map showing location of the City of Arcadia