City of Hawthorne

Seal of the City of Hawthorne

General Law city
Incorporated: July 12, 1922
City Hall: 4455 W 126th St, Hawthorne, California 90250
City Telephone: (310) 349-2901
Website: www.cityofhawthorne.org
Population (2010 Census):
84,293 (2000 Census: 84,112; 1990 Census: 71,349). For latest State Population Estimates, click here.
Population Density (2010 Census): 13,861.7 persons per square mile
Population Age 65+ (2010 Census): 7.4% (2000 Census: 6.1%; 1990 Census: 7.3%)
Population Under Age 18 (2010 Census): 27.5% (2000 Census: 31.7%; 1990 Census: 25.3%)
Land Area: 6.08 square miles (15.75 square kilometers)
Water Area: 0.01 square miles (0.03 square kilometers)

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City Government Officials

Named by Mrs. Laurine H. Woolwine, daughter of H. D. Harding about 1906. It was named for Nathaniel Hawthorne, the American novelist.

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

Map showing location of the City of Hawthorne