Compton, Californie

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City of Compton
Chairter ceety
Compton martin luther king monument.jpgHSY- Los Angeles Metro, Compton, Platform View.jpg
Compton High School billboard.jpgEntering compton.jpg
Clockwise frae top: King Memorial, Compton train platform, Compton obelisk, Compton High School
Offeecial seal o City of Compton
Seal
Nickname(s): Hub City[1]
Motto(s): Birthing a New Compton[2]
Location o Compton in Los Angeles Coonty
Location o Compton in Los Angeles Coonty
City of Compton is locatit in the US
City of Compton
City of Compton
Location in the Unitit States
Coordinates: 33°53′48″N 118°13′30″W / 33.89667°N 118.22500°W / 33.89667; -118.22500Coordinates: 33°53′48″N 118°13′30″W / 33.89667°N 118.22500°W / 33.89667; -118.22500
Kintra Unitit States
State Californie
Coonty Los Angeles
Incorporatit 11 Mey 1888[3]
Govrenment
 • Teep Cooncil-Manager
 • Ceety cooncil[5] Mayor: Aja Brown
Janna Zurita
Isaac Galvan
Tana McCoy
Emma Sharif
 • Ceety manager Rodger L. Haley[4]
 • Ceety attorney Craig J. Cornwell[5]
 • Ceety treasurer Douglas Sanders[5]
 • Ceety clerk Alita Godwin[5]
Aurie[6]
 • Total 26.202 km2 (10.116 sq mi)
 • Laund 25.932 km2 (10.012 sq mi)
 • Watter 0.270 km2 (0.104 sq mi)  1.03%
Elevation[7] 21 m (69 ft)
Population (April 1, 2010)[8]
 • Tot 96,455
 • Estimate (2013)[8] 97,877
 • Density 3,700/km2 (9,500/sq mi)
Time zone Pacific (UTC−8)
 • Simmer (DST) PDT (UTC−7)
ZIP codes[9] 90220–90224
Area codes 310/424
FIPS code 06-15044
GNIS featur IDs 1652689, 2410213
Wabsteid www.comptoncity.org

Compton is a ceety in soothren Los Angeles Coonty, Californie, Unitit States,[10] situatit sooth o downtown Los Angeles. Compton is ane o the auldest ceeties in the coonty an on 11 Mey 1888, wis the aicht ceety tae incorporate. As o the 2010 Unitit States Census, the ceety haed a total population o 96,455.[11] It is kent as the "Hub City" due tae its geographic centrality in Los Angeles Coonty.[10]

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. "Hub City – About Compton". City of Compton. Retrieved December 16, 2014. 
  2. Compton City Council (March 5, 2013). "City Council Agenda" (PDF). p. 17. Retrieved February 16, 2015. 
  3. "California Cities by Incorporation Date". California Association of Local Agency Formation Commissions. Archived frae the oreeginal (Word) on November 3, 2014. Retrieved August 25, 2014. 
  4. "City Manager". City of Compton. Retrieved February 12, 2016. 
  5. 5.0 5.1 5.2 5.3 "Elected Officials". City of Compton. Retrieved February 12, 2016. 
  6. "2010 Census U.S. Gazetteer Files – Places – California". Unitit States Census Bureau. 
  7. "Compton". Geographic Names Information System. Unitit States Geological Survey. Retrieved December 3, 2014. 
  8. 8.0 8.1 "Compton (city) QuickFacts". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved February 25, 2015. 
  9. "ZIP Code(tm) Lookup". United States Postal Service. Retrieved November 20, 2014. 
  10. 10.0 10.1 "Comptoncity.org". Retrieved August 29, 2010. 
  11. "Compton city, California – Population Finder – American FactFinder". Factfinder.census.gov. Retrieved February 7, 2011.