General Law city
Incorporated: December 7, 1912
City Hall: 1400 Highland Ave, Manhattan Beach, California 90622
Population (2020 Census): 35,506 (Also see latest State Population Estimates and Earlier decennial Census Counts).
Population Under Age 18 (2020 Census): 23.2%
Population Density (2020 Census): 9,025.4 persons per square mile
Housing Units: 14,994
Persons Per Housing Unit: 2.4
Land Area: 3.93 square miles (10.19 square kilometers)
Water Area: 6.33 square miles (16.39 square kilometers)
Total Area: 10.26 square miles (26.57 square kilometers)
Geographic Coordinates (Latitude/Longitude): 33.90087 -118.420715
Formerly known as Shore Acres, the town was named in 1902 by founder Stewart Merrill after Manhattan Island in New York.
City in red below. Click on map for more detailed color map of county.