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Welcome to Alhambra ...
The city of Alhambra is located in Los Angeles County.
When the people of Alhambra refer to themselves (known as a demonym), they frequently use Alhambran<1>
From the Census Estimates for 2017, Alhambra has a population of 85,396 people<2> (see below for details).
Alhambra was incorporated July 11, 1903.
The community of Alhambra is 450 feet [137 m] above sea level.<3>.
Time Zone: Alhambra lies in the Pacific Time Zone (PST/PDT) and observes daylight saving time
Alhambra lies within the (323) area code.
The ZIP codes for Alhambra: 91801-91804, 91841, 91896, 91899<4>
Population Details ...
At the time of the 2010 Census, Alhambra had a population of 83,089 people. This makes Alhambra the county's 22nd most populous community.
The population of Alhambra represents 0.22% of the total population of California (which has 37,253,956 people), making it the state's 90th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 83,089 people, the population of Alhambra decreased 3.16% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 85,804 people).
Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Alhambra had an population of 85,396 people. This is an increase of 2.78% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 0.48% since the 2000 Census).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Alhambra.
Communities near Alhambra ...
A sample of nearby communities can be found below.
Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if you are going to drive.<5>.
To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Alhambra.
Communities Also Named Alhambra ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 11 communities that are also named Alhambra - they are located in Alberta, Arizona, Illinois, Kentucky, Louisiana, Mississippi, Montana, New Mexico, Oklahoma and Virginia (2).
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Alhambra.
See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...
We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.
These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Alhambra:
Websites for Alhambra ...
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Alhambra ...
Looking for more information about Alhambra? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.
In addition to the Tourism page for Alhambra, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Alhambra.
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The official website for Alhambra: www.cityofalhambra.org/
The official website for Los Angeles County: www.lacounty.info/
The official website for State of California: https://www.ca.gov/
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This page was last modified: 21 Jan 2019