General Law city
Incorporated: April 9, 1964
City Hall: 21815 Pioneer Blvd, Hawaiian Gardens, California 90716
Population (2020 Census): 14,149 (Also see latest State Population Estimates and Earlier decennial Census Counts).
Population Under Age 18 (2020 Census): 25.2%
Population Density (2020 Census): 14,972.5 persons per square mile
Housing Units: 3,807
Persons Per Housing Unit: 3.7
Land Area: 0.95 square miles (2.45 square kilometers)
Water Area: 0.01 square miles (0.03 square kilometers)
Total Area: 0.96 square miles (2.49 square kilometers)
Geographic Coordinates (Latitude/Longitude): 33.830482 -118.073451
The name is said to be derived from a bamboo shack refreshment stand opened at the corner of Carson and Norwalk boulevards in 1927 by an unknown businessman. The stand was said to resemble a Hawaiian garden.
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