West Hollywood, California

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West Hollywood, California
City in California
City of West Hollywood
Part of the Sunset Strip in 2001
Part of the Sunset Strip in 2001
Flag of West Hollywood, California
Flag
Official seal of West Hollywood, California
Seal
Nickname(s): "WeHo", "Weho"
Motto(s): "The Creative City"
Location of West Hollywood in Los Angeles County, California
Location of West Hollywood in Los Angeles County, California
West Hollywood is located in the Los Angeles metropolitan area
West Hollywood
West Hollywood
Location in the United States
West Hollywood is located in California
West Hollywood
West Hollywood
West Hollywood (California)
West Hollywood is located in the US
West Hollywood
West Hollywood
West Hollywood (the US)
Coordinates: 34°5′16″N 118°22′20″W / 34.08778°N 118.37222°W / 34.08778; -118.37222Coordinates: 34°5′16″N 118°22′20″W / 34.08778°N 118.37222°W / 34.08778; -118.37222
Country United States
State California
County Los Angeles
IncorporatedNovember 29, 1984 (1984-11-29)[1]
Government
 • TypeCity Council/City Manager[2]
 • MayorJohn Heilman[3]
 • Councilmembers[3]Lauren Meister
Lindsey Horvath
John D'Amico
John Duran (Mayor Pro Tempore)
 • City managerPaul Arevalo[4]
Area[5]
 • City1.89 sq mi (4.89 km2)
 • Land1.89 sq mi (4.89 km2)
 • Water0.00 sq mi (0.00 km2)  0%
Elevation[6]282 ft (86 m)
Population (2010)[7]
 • City34,399
 • Estimate (2016)36,698
 • Density19,447.80/sq mi (7,507.24/km2)
Time zoneUTC−8 (Pacific)
 • Summer (DST)UTC−7 (PDT)
ZIP codes90038, 90046, 90048, 90069
Area codes310/424, 213/323
FIPS code06-84410
GNIS feature IDs1652810, 2412221
Websitewww.weho.org
Pacific Design Center in WeHo

West Hollywood (nickname: WeHo) is a city of Los Angeles County, California. It was made a city on November 29, 1984. The population was 34,399 at the 2010 census.[8] According to a 2002 analysis, 41% of the city's population is made up of gays.[9] West Hollywood and the neighboring city of Beverly Hills are surrounded by the city of Los Angeles.


References[change | change source]

  1. "California Cities by Incorporation Date". California Association of Local Agency Formation Commissions. Archived from the original (Word) on November 3, 2014. Retrieved August 25, 2014.
  2. "West Hollywood General Plan 2035 Public Review Draft". City of West Hollywood. p. 27. Retrieved April 7, 2015.
  3. 3.0 3.1 "City Council". City of West Hollywood. Retrieved March 25, 2015.
  4. "Paul Arevalo". City of West Hollywood. Retrieved December 29, 2014.
  5. "2016 U.S. Gazetteer Files". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved Jun 28, 2017.
  6. "West Hollywood". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey. Retrieved October 20, 2014.
  7. "West Hollywood (city) QuickFacts". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved January 26, 2015.
  8. "West Hollywood profile: American Factfinder". Factfinder2.census.gov. 2010-10-05. Retrieved 2011-05-28.
  9. http://www.weho.org/Modules/ShowDocument.aspx?documentid=623

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