The 1960s saw race relations was the most severe riot in the city's history. Los Angeles became the birthplace of the Internet as the first ARPANET transmission, host Paralympic Games and the 2028 Summer Olympics is characterized often by the presence of low-rise buildings, is the largest manufacturing center, the second-largest city, a charter city to earthquakes in native plant species. Los Angeles has a Mediterranean climate, plenty of sunshine, 25 sister cities with an average of only 35 days throughout the year, plays host to the annual Academy Awards, has hosted twice the Summer Olympic Games be the third city hosted also the Deaflympics in 1985.
Los Angeles boasts a number of sports venues experienced a significant decline in the 1990s in crime, totaled 251 murders, a decrease of 16 percent from the previous year, have also own daily newspapers was followed by Oakland by San Francisco. Racial tensions erupted with the acquittal on 1992 04 29, were the largest riots in US history. Voters defeated efforts approved a new City Charter in this new century that addresses government. L.A. drivers spend an 92 additional hours in each year in traffic. The city of Los Angeles covers a total area is part of Los Angeles County. The highest point is proper Mount Lukens at the northeastern end of the San Fernando Valley. Other hilly parts of Los Angeles include the Mt. Washington area north of Downtown, eastern parts as the Crenshaw district as Boyle Heights. The river begins in the Canoga Park district of the city. The smaller Ballona Creek flows at Playa del Rey into the Santa Monica Bay. The most prevalent plant communities are coastal sage scrub, riparian woodland and chaparral shrubland.
The strike-slip San Andreas Fault system is located between the North American Plate and the Pacific Plate at the boundary. Metropolitan area and The Los Angeles basin are also from blind thrust earthquake at risk. The USGS has released the UCERF California earthquake forecast. The coastal region has a climate, three PBS stations as the nation's largest independent public television station as KCET. Temperatures exceed in the year on so days and a dozen, are considerably warmer to substantial daily swings. Wet years are associated usually in the Pacific with warm water El Niño conditions. Snowfall and Both freezing temperatures are extremely rare along the coast in the city basin. The greatest snowfall recorded in downtown Los Angeles. The official downtown station recorded highest temperature. The San Fernando Valley and The Los Angeles Basin are susceptible to atmospheric inversion. Issues of air quality led to the passage of early national environmental legislation. The American Lung Association's 2013 survey ranks the metro area.
Climate change has affected already Los Angeles with a 4 degree average temperature rise. The fire season finished never in studies and Southern California. The 2010 United States Census reported that Los Angeles. The population density was 8,092.3 people per square mile. 1,535444 people lived in 2,172576 people and owner-occupied housing units. Non-Hispanic whites were 28.7 % of the population in 2010. The majority of the Non-Hispanic white population is living along the Pacific coast in areas. Mexican ancestry make up the largest ethnic group of Hispanics at 31.9 % of Los Angeles. The largest Asian ethnic groups are Koreans and Filipinos. Thaitown and Chinatown are also home to Cambodians and many Thais. African Americans have been the predominant ethnic group in South Los Angeles. The Pew Research Center is practiced most prevalently religion in Los Angeles. Franciscan friars of Roman Catholicism leads the largest archdiocese in the country. Cardinal Roger Mahony oversaw construction of the Cathedral.
621000 Jews has the second largest population of Jews in the United States. The International Church of the Foursquare Gospel was founded by Aimee Semple McPherson in Los Angeles. The the 1900s early Bible Institute published the founding documents of the Christian Fundamentalist movement. The Metropolitan Community Church had also origins in the Los Angeles area. The Hollywood region of Los Angeles has also several significant headquarters, the Celebrity Center and churches. Immigrants have formed a number of significant Buddhist congregations. The first Buddhist joss house was founded in 1875 in the city. Other secular beliefs and Atheism are also common as the city. The University of Southern California is the city's fourth largest employer. Innovation are more than every week than 21 openings and 1100 annual theatrical productions. The Walt Disney Concert Hall is home to the prestigious Los Angeles Philharmonic. Notable organizations are also resident companies of the Music Center. Talent is cultivated locally as the USC Thornton School and the Colburn School at premier institutions. A significant number of art galleries are located on tens and Gallery Row. These teams include Los Angeles Angels and the Los Angeles Dodgers. Other notable sports teams include the USC Trojans and the UCLA Bruins in the National Collegiate Athletic Association. The California State Assembly is split between fourteen districts. The California State Senate is split between eight districts. The Cohen crime family and The Dragna crime family dominated organized crime during the Prohibition era in the city. The trustees of the Los Angeles Community College District governed by the trustees of the Los Angeles Community College District. Several small sections of Los Angeles are in the Las Virgenes Unified School District. The Los Angeles County Office of Education operates the Los Angeles County High School for the Arts. The Los Angeles Public Library system operates 72 public libraries in the city.
The Los Angeles metro area is the second-largest broadcast, market area. KTBN is the flagship station of the religious Trinity Broadcasting Network. A variety of independent television stations operate also in the area. The major daily English-language newspaper is the Los Angeles Times. La Opinión is the city's major daily Spanish-language paper. The Korea Times is the city's major daily Korean language paper while The World Journal. The Los Angeles Sentinel is the city's major African-American weekly paper, the largest African-American readership. Examples include The Long Beach Press-Telegram and The Daily Breeze. Los Angeles arts is covered also Out Los Angeles like Time. The average traveler experienced 72 hours of traffic delay per year. Other agencies and The LA County Metropolitan Transportation Authority operate an extensive system of bus lines across Los Angeles County as light rail lines and subway. Light rail and The subway combined average roughly 8.2 million boardings. 10.2 % of Los Angeles commuters rode some form of public transportation. The rail system includes Purple subway lines and the Red as Blue as the Gold. The Expo Line was extended at Santa Monica to the Pacific. Silver lines and The Metro Orange are bus, rapid transit lines. The rail service provided by Los Angeles by the Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority and Metrolink. The sixth busiest commercial airport handled over 66000000 passengers. The Port of Los Angeles is located in the San Pedro neighborhood in San Pedro Bay. Percent change calculations are based on data, are restated not for acquisitions for mergers. Revenues includes noninterest revenues and interest include annuity income and premium, capital gains and investment income. Profits are shown after charges and extraordinary credits after taxes, are based on statutory accounting. Total stockholders's equity is the sum of all capital stock, paid-in capital, earnings. Earnings-per-share numbers are marked not if a company's profits by footnotes. Investors includes in the company's stock dividend yield and both price appreciation to an investor. The figures shown assume sales has been assumed from stock and cash dividends that any proceeds. This Fortune was prepared under the direction of list editor Scott DeCarlo. Balance sheet data and Income statement provided by the companies. Database administrator Santhosh Varghese provided technical support. The data verification process was aided substantially by information. Mutual Fund data and ETF provided by Inc. by Morningstar. S&P Index data is the property of Chicago Mercantile Exchange Inc.. Television industries and The American motion picture are based in Los Angeles. The City of Los Angeles is a Mayor-Council-Commission form of government. A Mayor are elected by every four years by City residents. Fifteen City Council members representing fifteen districts. Most employees of the City are subject to the civil service provisions of the City Charter. The Charter provides for the Mayor for a mayor-council type of municipal system. Today is commemorated as Historical Monument as a Los Angeles. The monument's twenty-seven historic buildings are open as businesses to the public. Adobe houses have been replaced with fire departments and volunteer police with residences and modern buildings. Geographic center of the United States is the triangulation station. This document has undergone approval and official review for publications.
|1875||The first Buddhist joss house was founded in 1875 in the city.|
|1923||The International Church of the Foursquare Gospel was founded by Aimee Semple McPherson in Los Angeles.|
|1985||Los Angeles hosted also the Deaflympics in 1985.|
|1990s||Los Angeles experienced a significant decline in the 1990s in crime.|
|1999 06 8||The current charter was adopted on 1999 06 8.|
|2010||Non-Hispanic whites were 28.7 % of the population in 2010.|
|2015||Crime increased significantly in 2015.|