Redondo Breakwall is a well-known surf spot in the South Bay. Julian—Gregorian uncertainty Webarchive template wayback links Articles with short description Coordinates on Wikidata All articles lacking reliable references Articles lacking reliable references from September All articles with unsourced statements Articles with unsourced statements from July Articles needing additional references from January All articles needing additional references. The wide and flat sand beaches provide the perfect venue for the sport and permanent poles and nets are placed and maintained by the city year-round. The Census reported that 66, people Retrieved July 12,
The population was spread out with 12, people The median age was For every females, there were For every females age 18 and over, there were There were 30, housing units at an average density of 4, The homeowner vacancy rate was 0. As of the census  of , there were 63, people, 28, households, and 15, families residing in the city.
There were 29, housing units at an average density of 4, The racial makeup of the city was Hispanic or Latino of any race were There were 28, households out of which In the city, the population was spread out with The median age was 37 years.
Before the beach city housing boom in the s, Redondo Beach's population mirrored much of older communities around Los Angeles. Hawaiians and Samoans for a city with over 50, residents.
The city has a sizable Native American community, due to the fact that numerous participants in the Bureau of Indian Affairs ' relocation programs chose the South Bay area of Los Angeles. Nearby is the El Nido section, briefly a Chicano area before the s. In the early s, the developing community attracted immigrants, often fishermen and maritime workers of Dutch , Greek , Italian , Portuguese and Spanish descent, who used to have neighborhoods on the city's southern end known as "Clifton" the county area was incorporated into Redondo Beach in African Americans encountered few problems on moving into the mixed-race community, especially after the s.
According to the city's Comprehensive Annual Financial Report,  the top employers in the city are:. Money Magazine ranks communities in the area as some of the most expensive places to live in the U.
The "credit meltdown" has affected home values in the area to a lesser extent than the rest of Southern California. The district took on its current name in In , Beach Cities Health District opened AdventurePlex,  a Manhattan Beach fitness facility for youth and their families of the three beach cities.
AdventurePlex has mazes, tunnels, outdoor rock climbing walls, complex ropes courses , and an indoor gymnasium. Redondo Union High School is the zoned high school, with the adjoining campus of Redondo Shores High School located to the west of the Redondo Union High School main grounds serving as a continuation school. The Redondo Beach Police Department was established in the s.
The Police Department consists of 90 sworn members officers plus 57 non-sworn members. The first library in Redondo Beach began as a reading room in The first five-member Library Commission for the city was formed in November The library moved into the then City Hall's west wing in and eventually filled the entire west wing at Emerald Street.
In the Chamber of Commerce recommended a new library be built on the site previously occupied by the Hotel Redondo in what is now Veterans Park. It was placed on the National Register of Historic Places in After serving as the Main Library for the city for 60 years, a site adjacent to City Hall was identified for a new, modern Main Library building. A North Branch Library was also established in and started at the Grant Community Hall, it then moved to its current location at Artesia Boulevard in A new North Branch Library was constructed on the site in and opened its doors on September 28, From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.
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Diamond Street Redondo Beach, CA Phone: () Redondo Beach Tourism: TripAdvisor has 22, reviews of Redondo Beach Hotels, Attractions, and Restaurants making it your best Redondo Beach resource. Redondo Beach is one of the three Beach Cities located in Los Angeles County, California, United States. The population was 66, at the census, up from 63, at the census. The city is located in the South Bay region of the greater Los Angeles area.