General Law city
Incorporated: August 20, 1906
City Hall: 3660 D St, La Verne, California 91750
Population (2020 Census): 31,334 (Also see latest State Population Estimates and Earlier decennial Census Counts).
Population Under Age 18 (2020 Census): 19.2%
Population Density (2020 Census): 3,720.5 persons per square mile
Housing Units: 12,218
Persons Per Housing Unit: 2.6
Land Area: 8.42 square miles (21.81 square kilometers)
Water Area: 0.11 square miles (0.29 square kilometers)
Total Area: 8.53 square miles (22.09 square kilometers)
Geographic Coordinates (Latitude/Longitude): 34.120521 -117.769928
Originally named Lordsburg after I.W. Lord who founded the town in 1886. In 1917, it was renamed La Verne after La Verne Heights, a subdivision west of town which had been given the first name of the promoter.
City in red below. Click on map for more detailed color map of county.