Gardena


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Gardena is a city in Los Angeles County. Based on archaeological findings, Tongva Indians hunted and fished in the area of today’s Gardena. The Tongva Indians — also known as Gabrielino Indians — are probably descendants of those who crossed from Asia to North America around 10,000 years ago.1
POPULATION:2
58,829

SQ MILES:3
5.865

LAT/LONG:
33°53′37″N 118°18′28″W

ADJACENT NEIGHBORHOODS:.
Willowbrook
Compton
Carson
Torrance
Redondo Beach
Manhattan Beach
Hawthorne

COUNTY:
Los Angeles

AREA CODES:4
310
424

ZIPCODES:5
90247
90248
90249

For more information visit LA Crime Map

1Gardena Heritage Committee (2006). Gardena. Arcadia Publishing. p. 7. ISBN 9780738546766.
2US Census, http://www.census.gov/
3US Census, http://www.census.gov/
4Number Administration System – NPA and City/Town Search Results, http://www.nanpa.com/
5USPS-ZIP Code Lookup – Find a ZIP + 4 Code By City Results, http://zip4.usps.com/

PUBLIC:6
Amestoy Elementary
Arlington Elementary
Bud Carson Middle
Casimir Middle
Chapman Elementary
C. Morley Sellery Special Education Center
Crescendo Charter Preparatory West
Denker Avenue Elementary
Evelyn Carr Elementary
F. D. Roosevelt Elementary
Gardena Carson Community Adult
Gardena Elementary
Gardena Senior High
Hamilton Adult Education Center
Health Services Academy HS
Henry Clay Middle
Kornblum
Lincoln Elementary
Mark Twain Elementary
Media Art Academy at Centinela
Moneta Continuation
One Hundred Eighty-Sixth Street Elementary
One Hundred Fifty-Sixth Street Elementary
One Hundred Fifty-Third Street
One Hundred Thirty-Fifth Street Elementary
Purche Avenue Elementary
Robert E. Peary Middle
Southwest Community Day
West Athens Elementary
Zela Davis

PRIVATE:6
Castle Elementary School
CrossRoad Christian Academy
Gardena Christian Academy
Gardena Valley Christian
Junipero Serra High
Maria Regina
Moore’s Daycare Preparatory
Southern California Christian Academy
St. Anthony of Padua

6LA Crime Map http://projects.latimes.com/mapping-la/crime/