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Welcome to Artesia ...

The city of Artesia is located in Los Angeles County<1>.

From the  Census Estimates for 2018, Artesia has a population of 16,750 people<2> (see below for details).

Artesia was established in 1875 and was incorporated May 29, 1959.

The community of Artesia is 50 feet [15 m] above sea level.<3>.

Time Zone: Artesia lies in the Pacific Time Zone (PST/PDT) and observes daylight saving time

Artesia lies within the (562) area code.

The ZIP codes for Artesia: 90701-90702<4>

Websites for Artesia ...

Official Website: www.cityofartesia.us/

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2018 Census Estimates, Artesia had an population of 16,750 people. This is an increase of 1.38% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 2.26% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Artesia had a population of 16,522 people. This makes Artesia the county's 70th most populous community.

The population of Artesia represents 0.04% of the population of California (which has 37,253,956 people), making it the state's 311st most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 16,522 people, the population of Artesia has remained roughly the same as the 2000 Census (with a count of 16,380 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Artesia.

Communities Also Named Artesia ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 7 communities that are also named Artesia - they are located in Arizona, Florida, Georgia, Mississippi, Nevada, New Mexico and North Carolina.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Artesia.

Communities near Artesia ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Artesia.

  • Los Angeles [Los Angeles County]
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    • Los Angeles [Los Angeles County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the northwest of Artesia
    • Estimated population in 2018: 3,990,456 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Los Angeles
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Los Angeles<6>
  • Long Beach [Los Angeles County]
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    • Long Beach [Los Angeles County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the southwest of Artesia
    • Estimated population in 2018: 467,354 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Long Beach
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Long Beach<6>
  • Anaheim [Orange County]
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    • Anaheim [Orange County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the east of Artesia
    • Estimated population in 2018: 352,005 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Anaheim
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Anaheim<6>
  • Santa Ana [Orange County]
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    • Santa Ana [Orange County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the southeast of Artesia
    • Estimated population in 2018: 332,725 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Santa Ana
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Santa Ana<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Huntington Beach [Orange County]
    • Garden Grove [Orange County]
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      • Garden Grove [Orange County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the southeast of Artesia
      • Estimated population in 2018: 172,646 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Garden Grove
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Garden Grove<6>
    • Torrance [Los Angeles County]
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      • Torrance [Los Angeles County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the west of Artesia
      • Estimated population in 2018: 145,182 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Torrance
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Torrance<6>
    • Pasadena [Los Angeles County]
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      • Pasadena [Los Angeles County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the north of Artesia
      • Estimated population in 2018: 141,371 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pasadena
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pasadena<6>
    • Fullerton [Orange County]
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      • Fullerton [Orange County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the east of Artesia
      • Estimated population in 2018: 139,640 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fullerton
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Fullerton<6>
    • Orange [Orange County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Orange
      • Orange [Orange County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the east of Artesia
      • Estimated population in 2018: 139,484 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Orange
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Orange<6>

To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Artesia. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Artesia.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Artesia. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Artesia.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Artesia. Our list includes 5 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Artesia.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Artesia ...

Looking for more information about Artesia? 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 Artesia, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Artesia.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Artesia: www.cityofartesia.us/

The official website for Los Angeles County: www.lacounty.info/

The official website for State of California: https://www.ca.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of California's counties, including Los Angeles, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Artesia.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Artesia - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a city (such as Artesia). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Artesia or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).

Our list of ZIP Codes for Artesia includes: 90701 & 90702.
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Artesia) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Artesia. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Artesia

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Artesia. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.8658, Longitude: -118.0822    
<6>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.






















 

 

 

 

 


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