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City of Inglewood

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Charter City
Incorporated: February 14, 1908
City Hall: One Manchester Blvd, Inglewood, California 90301
City Telephone: (310) 412-5111
Website: www.cityofinglewood.org
Population (2010 Census):
109,673 (2000 Census: 112,580; 1990 Census: 109,602). For latest State Population Estimates, click here.
Population Density (2010 Census): 12,094.5 persons per square mile
Population Age 65+ (2010 Census): 9.4% (2000 Census: 7.1%; 1990 Census: 6.8%)
Population Under Age 18 (2010 Census): 26.7% (2000 Census: 32.4%; 1990 Census: 30.1%)
Land Area: 9.07 square miles (23.49 square kilometers)
Water Area: 0.03 square miles (0.06 square kilometers)

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Founded in 1887 on part of Rancho de la Centinela owned by Daniel Freeman. Freeman wanted to name it Centinela, but he sold it to a development company. It is said that the area was then named by a visitor from Inglewood, Canada, who was a sister-in-law of N.R. Vail, one of the promoters.

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