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Welcome to Lynwood ...
The city of Lynwood is located in Los Angeles County.
From the Census Estimates for 2017, Lynwood has a population of 71,099 people<1> (see below for details).
Lynwood was established in 1810 and was incorporated July 21, 1921.
The community of Lynwood is 80 feet [24 m] above sea level.<2>.
Time Zone: Lynwood lies in the Pacific Time Zone (PST/PDT) and observes daylight saving time
Telephone area codes for Lynwood: (310) and (424)<3>
The ZIP code for Lynwood: 90262<4>
Population Details ...
At the time of the 2010 Census, Lynwood had a population of 69,772 people. This makes Lynwood the county's 26th most populous community.
The population of Lynwood represents 0.19% of the total population of California (which has 37,253,956 people), making it the state's 113rd most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 69,772 people, the population of Lynwood has remained roughly the same as the 2000 Census (with a count of 69,845 people).
Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Lynwood had an population of 71,099 people. This is an increase of 1.9% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 1.8% since the 2000 Census).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Lynwood.
Communities near Lynwood ...
A sample of nearby communities can be found below.
Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Lynwood and not the distance as if you drove.<5>.
To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Lynwood.
Communities Also Named Lynwood ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 12 communities that are also named Lynwood - they are located in Florida, Illinois (2), Maryland, Minnesota, Mississippi, North Dakota, Pennsylvania, South Carolina (2) and Virginia (2).
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Lynwood.
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 Lynwood:
Websites for Lynwood ...
Official Website: www.lynwood.ca.us/
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Lynwood ...
Looking for more information about Lynwood? 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 Lynwood, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Lynwood.
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Off-the-Road Links ...
The official website for Lynwood: www.lynwood.ca.us/
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: 17 Jan 2019