City of Bellflower

Seal of the City of Bellflower

General Law city
Incorporated: September 3, 1957
City Hall: 16600 Civic Center Dr, Bellflower, California 90706
City Telephone: (562) 804-1424
Website: http://bellflower.org
Population (2010 Census):
76,616 (2000 Census: 72,878; 1990 Census: 42,355). For latest State Population Estimates, click here.
Population Density (2010 Census): 31,157.4 persons per square mile
Population Age 65+ (2010 Census): 8.6% (2000 Census: 8.4%; 1990 Census: 15.8%)
Population Under Age 18 (2010 Census): 28.4% (2000 Census: 31.9%; 1990 Census: 38.0%)
Land Area: 6.12 square miles (15.84 square kilometers)
Water Area: 0.05 square miles (0.14 square kilometers)

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City Government Officials

Founded by F.E. Woodruff in 1906. First named Somerset. Name was later changed to Bellflower for an orchard of belle fleur apples growing on the ranch on which the town was laid out.

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

Map showing location of the City of Bellflower