City of Bell

Seal of the City of Bell

General Law city
Incorporated: November 7, 1927
City Hall: 6330 Pine Ave, Bell, California 90201
City Telephone: (323) 588-6211
Website: www.cityofbell.org
Population (2010 Census):
35,477 (2000 Census: 36,664; 1990 Census: 34,365). For latest State Population Estimates, click here.
Population Density (2010 Census): 14,185.1 persons per square mile
Population Age 65+ (2010 Census): 6.8% (2000 Census: 5.4%; 1990 Census: 6.5%)
Population Under Age 18 (2010 Census): 32.0% (2000 Census: 35.3%; 1990 Census: 34.2%)
Land Area: 2.50 square miles (6.48 square kilometers)
Water Area: 0.12 square miles (0.31 square kilometers)

Other City Facts & Statistics

City Government Officials

Founded in 1898 by J.G. Bell and his son Alphonso. The post office was previously known as Obed until the Bells renamed it after themselves in 1898.

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

Map showing location of the City of Bell