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Welcome to West Covina ...

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

A typical abbreviation for West Covina: W. Covina

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, West Covina has a population of 105,101 people<2> (see below for details).

West Covina was incorporated February 17, 1923.

The community of West Covina is 440 feet [134 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

West Covina lies within the (626) area code.

The ZIP codes for West Covina: 91790-91793<4>

Websites for West Covina ...

Official Website: www.westcovina.org/

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, West Covina had an population of 105,101 people. This is a decrease of 0.94% since the 2010 Census.

At the time of the 2010 Census, West Covina had a population of 106,098 people. This makes West Covina the county's 13th most populous community.

The population of West Covina represents 0.28% of the population of California (which has 37,253,956 people), making it the state's 57th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 106,098 people, the population of West Covina has remained roughly the same as the 2000 Census (which had a count of 105,080 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for West Covina.

Communities near West Covina ...

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

  • Los Angeles [Los Angeles County]
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    • Los Angeles [Los Angeles County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the west of West Covina
    • Estimated population in 2019: 3,979,576 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Los Angeles<6>
  • Anaheim [Orange County]
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    • Anaheim [Orange County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the south of West Covina
    • Estimated population in 2019: 350,365 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Anaheim<6>
  • Glendale [Los Angeles County]
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    • Glendale [Los Angeles County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the west of West Covina
    • Estimated population in 2019: 199,303 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Glendale<6>
  • Ontario [San Bernardino County]
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    • Ontario [San Bernardino County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the east of West Covina
    • Estimated population in 2019: 185,010 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ontario<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Pomona [Los Angeles County]
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      • Pomona [Los Angeles County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the east of West Covina
      • Estimated population in 2019: 151,691 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pomona<6>
    • Pasadena [Los Angeles County]
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      • Pasadena [Los Angeles County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the northwest of West Covina
      • Estimated population in 2019: 141,029 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pasadena<6>
    • Fullerton [Orange County]
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      • Fullerton [Orange County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the south of West Covina
      • Estimated population in 2019: 138,632 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Fullerton<6>
    • Downey [Los Angeles County]
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      • Downey [Los Angeles County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the southwest of West Covina
      • Estimated population in 2019: 111,126 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Downey<6>
    • Norwalk [Los Angeles County]
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      • Norwalk [Los Angeles County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the southwest of West Covina
      • Estimated population in 2019: 103,949 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Norwalk<6>
    • Chino [San Bernardino County]
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      • Chino [San Bernardino County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the east of West Covina
      • Estimated population in 2019: 94,371 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Chino
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Chino<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 West Covina. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for West Covina.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of West Covina. 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 West Covina.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around West Covina. Our list includes 27 papers. See our Newspapers Page for West Covina.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for West Covina ...

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for West Covina: www.westcovina.org/

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 West Covina.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around West Covina - 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 West Covina). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether West Covina or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).

Our list of ZIP Codes for West Covina includes: 91790, 91791, 91792 & 91793.
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- West Covina) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for West Covina. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from West Covina

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in West Covina. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.0688, Longitude: -117.9382    
<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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