El Segundo

El Segundo is a small coastal city located in Los Angeles County, California. It is known for its strong aerospace and defense industry, as well as its proximity to the beach and LAX airport. The city has a population of around 17,000 people and has a mix of residential and commercial areas. The housing market in El Segundo is relatively expensive, and the cost of living is higher than the national average. There are many parks and recreational facilities, and the beach is a popular spot for activities such as swimming, surfing, and sunbathing. Additionally, El Segundo has a vibrant downtown area with a variety of shops and restaurants, as well as a number of annual events and festivals.

El Segundo offers a variety of activities for residents and visitors to enjoy. Some popular options include:

  • Beach activities: El Segundo is located near the beach, and many residents and visitors enjoy swimming, sunbathing, and other beach activities. The beach is also a popular spot for activities like surfing, paddleboarding, and beach volleyball.
  • Parks and recreation: The city has a number of parks and recreational facilities, including the El Segundo Recreational Park and the Polliwog Park. These parks offer amenities such as playgrounds, sports fields, and picnic areas.
  • Shopping and dining: The downtown area of El Segundo has a variety of shops, restaurants, and bars, with a mix of local and chain businesses. Many of the restaurants are casual and family-friendly, serving a variety of cuisines.
  • Festivals and events: El Segundo hosts a number of annual events and festivals, including the El Segundo Art Walk, the El Segundo Farmers Market, and the El Segundo Street Fair & Music Festival.
  • Golfing: El Segundo has an 18-hole golf course called the El Segundo Golf Course, which is a popular spot for locals and visitors to play golf.
  • Sports: El Segundo is home of the Los Angeles Kings (NHL) and Lakers (NBA) training facility, the Toyota Sports Performance Center, which is open for tours.
  • Museums: The Automobile Driving Museum and the Western Museum of Flight are located in El Segundo and are popular with visitors interested in learning about the history of transportation and aviation in the area.

Overall, El Segundo is a great place for people who want to be close to the beach, enjoy outdoor activities, and experience a tight-knit community atmosphere.

 

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Overview for El Segundo, CA

17,243 people live in El Segundo, where the median age is 34 and the average individual income is $59,255. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

17,243

Total Population

34 years

Median Age

High

Population Density Population Density This is the number of people per square mile in a neighborhood.

$59,255

Average individual Income

Demographics and Employment Data for El Segundo, CA

El Segundo has 7,070 households, with an average household size of 2. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. Here’s what the people living in El Segundo do for work — and how long it takes them to get there. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. 17,243 people call El Segundo home. The population density is 9,136.391 and the largest age group is Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

17,243

Total Population

High

Population Density Population Density This is the number of people per square mile in a neighborhood.

34

Median Age

51.37 / 48.63%

Men vs Women

Population by Age Group

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0-9 Years

10-17:

10-17 Years

18-24:

18-24 Years

25-64:

25-64 Years

65-74:

65-74 Years

75+:

75+ Years

Education Level

  • Less Than 9th Grade
  • High School Degree
  • Associate Degree
  • Bachelor Degree
  • Graduate Degree
7,070

Total Households

2

Average Household Size

$59,255

Average individual Income

Households with Children

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Marital Status

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Blue vs White Collar Workers

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Commute Time

0 to 14 Minutes
15 to 29 Minutes
30 to 59 Minutes
60+ Minutes

Schools in El Segundo, CA

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The following schools are within or nearby El Segundo. The rating and statistics can serve as a starting point to make baseline comparisons on the right schools for your family. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.
Type
Name
Category
Grades
School rating
St Anthony Elementary School
PRIVATE
K - 8th
No rating available
Da Vinci Communications
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
3/5
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
4/5
Arena High (Continuation)
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
2/5
Center Street Elementary
PUBLIC
K - 5th
5/5
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
5/5
PUBLIC
6th - 8th
5/5
Richmond Street Elementary
PUBLIC
K - 5th
5/5

Around El Segundo, CA

There's plenty to do around El Segundo, including shopping, dining, nightlife, parks, and more. Data provided by Walk Score and Yelp.

79
Very Walkable
Walking Score
48
Somewhat Bikeable
Bike Score

Points of Interest

Explore popular things to do in the area, including Rancho Market, Golden State BJJ, and Jaguar Tennis Academy.

Name Category Distance Reviews
Ratings by Yelp
Dining 3.4 miles 5 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 4.92 miles 41 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 0.84 miles 7 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 3.23 miles 5 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 4.12 miles 5 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 2.28 miles 11 reviews 5/5 stars

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