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South Pasadena is a city in Los Angeles County, in the Los Angeles-Long Beach metro area.
The latitude of South Pasadena is 34.116N. The longitude is -118.149W.It is in the Pacific Standard time zone. Elevation is 659 feet.
The estimated population, in 2003, was 24,847.
The community grew with completion of the Pacific Electric Short Line in 1903.
Sections below provide additional information and links about South Pasadena demographics, travel and tourism, nearby airports, cemeteries, the Los Angeles County economy, education, environment, genealogy, government, historic sites, libraries, maps, museums, newspapers and other media, nonprofit groups, real estate, recreation, religion, transportation, and weather in the 90042 ZIP code.
9% of South Pasadena residents report German ancestry, and 9% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the South Pasadena ancestry & family history guide.
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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in South Pasadena was $32,620, compared with $21,587 nationally.
56% of South Pasadena residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.
Historic districts in South Pasadena include South Pasadena Historic District ... View historic districts
Median rent in South Pasadena, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $774. Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $2,091.
Libraries in South Pasadena include South Pasadena Public Library ... View libraries
Newspapers in South Pasadena include South Pasadena Review
Los Angeles County supported John Kerry in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our South Pasadena political report.
The average commute time for South Pasadena workers is 27 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.
A total of 3 fatal motor vehicle accidents occurred in South Pasadena between 2001 and 2003, according to reports gathered by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration.
This is a rate of 1.2 fatal crashes per 10,000 population, which was lower than the national norm.
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