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Map of Most Populous Cities in Los Angeles County. Los Angeles Almanac Map.

Also see:
-- Population of L.A. County Cities & Unincorporated Communities, 1990-Most Recent Census
-- Most Recent Estimated Populations for Los Angeles County Cities
-- Racial/Ethnic Composition of Los Angeles County Cities, 2010 Census


1990 Through 2020 Census
Populations of 100,000+

City 2020 Census Change 2010 - 2020 2010 Census Change 2000 - 2010 2000 Census Change 1990 - 2000 1990 Census
Los Angeles 3,898,747 +2.8% 3,792,621 + 2.6% 3,694,742 + 6.0% 3,485,398
Long Beach 466,742 +1.0% 462,257 + 0.2% 461,522 + 7.5% 429,433
Santa Clarita 228,673 +29.7% 176,320 + 16.7% 151,088 + 36.6% 110,642
Glendale 196,543 +2.5% 191,719 - 1.7% 194,973 + 8.3% 180,038
Lancaster 173,516 +10.8% 156,633 + 31.9% 118,718 + 22.0% 97,291
City 2020 Census Change 2010 - 2020 2010 Census Change 2000 - 2010 2000 Census Change 1990 - 2000 1990 Census
Palmdale 169,450 +10.9% 152,750 + 30.9% 116,670 + 69.3% 68,917
Pomona 151,713 +1.8% 149,058 - 0.3% 149,473 + 13.5% 131,723
Torrance 147,067 +1.1% 145,438 + 5.4% 137,946 + 3.6% 133,107
Pasadena 138,699 +1.2% 137,122 + 2.4% 133,936 + 1.8% 131,591
Downey 114,355 +0.8% 111,772 + 4.1% 107,323 + 17.4% 91,444
City 2020 Census Change 2010 - 2020 2010 Census Change 2000 - 2010 2000 Census Change 1990 - 2000 1990 Census
West Covina 109,501 -2.0% 106,098 + 1.0% 105,080 + 9.4% 96,086
El Monte 109,450 -0.2% 113,475 - 2.1% 115,965 + 4.2% 106,209
Inglewood 107,762 +1.6% 109,673 - 2.6% 112,580 + 2.7% 109,602
Burbank 107,337 +1.7% 103,340 + 3.0% 100,316 + 7.1% 93,643
Norwalk 102,773 -0.5% 105,549 + 1.2% 104,323 + 10.7% 94,279

* U.S. Census 5-year estimates are based on American Community Survey data collected over the preceeding five years. These estimates are issued annually between full Census counts conducted each decade.

Source: U.S. Census Bureau


If the unincorporated community of East Los Angeles were actually an incorporated city, with a 2020 population of 118,786, it would rank as Los Angeles County's tenth largest city.