Los Angeles

Los Angeles
Ceety
City of Los Angeles
Downtown Los Angeles, Venice, Griffith Observatory, Hollywood Sign
Downtown Los Angeles, Venice, Griffith Observatory, Hollywood Sign
Banner o Los Angeles
Banner
Offeecial seal o Los Angeles
Seal
Nickname(s): L.A., the Ceety o Angels,[1] Angeltown,[2] La-La Land[3]
Location athin Los Angeles Coonty in the state o Californie
Location athin Los Angeles Coonty in the state o Californie
Los Angeles is locatit in the US
Los Angeles
Los Angeles
Location in the Unitit States
Coordinates: 34°03′N 118°15′W / 34°03′N 118°15′W / 34.050; -118.250
KintraUnitit States
StateCalifornie
CoontyLos Angeles
Settled4 September 1781
Incorporatit4 Aprile 1850
Govrenment
 • TeepMayor-Cooncil
 • BoukLos Angeles City Council
 • MayorEric Garcetti
 • Ceety AttorneyMike Feuer
 • Ceety ControllerRon Galperin
Aurie[4]
 • Ceety1,301.970 km2 (502.693 sq mi)
 • Laund1,213.850 km2 (468.670 sq mi)
 • Watter88.119 km2 (34.023 sq mi)  6.77%
Elevation71 m (233 (ceety haw) ft)
Population (2010)
 • Ceety3,792,621
 • Rank(2nt US, 48t Warld)
 • Density3,124.45/km2 (8,092.30/sq mi)
 • Metro12,828,837
 • CSA17,786,419
Demonym(s)Angeleno
Time zonePST (UTC-8)
 • Simmer (DST)PDT (UTC−7)
ZIP code90001–90068, 90070–90084, 90086–90089, 90091, 90093–90097, 90099, 90101–90103, 90174, 90185, 90189, 90291-90293, 91040–91043, 91303–91308, 91342–91349, 91352–91353, 91356–91357, 91364–91367, 91401–91499, 91601–91609
Aurie code(s)213, 310/424, 323, 661, 747/818
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Los Angeles (pronounced /lɔːs ˈændʒələs/ (deprecatit template) lawss-AN-jə-ləs;[5] Spaingie: [los ˈaŋxeles], Spainyie for "The Angels") is the maist populous ceety in Californie an the seicont maist populous in the Unitit States,[6] wi a population o 3.83 million[7] on a land aurie o 498.3 square miles (1,290.6 km2). It is the focal pynt o the lairger Los Angeles-Long Beach-Riverside combined statistical aurie, which contains nearly 17.8 million fowk. Los Angeles is an aa the seat o Los Angeles Coonty, the maist populatit an ane o the maist multicultural coonties[8] in the Unitit States. The ceety's indwallers are referred tae as "Angelenos" (/ændʒɨˈliːnoʊz/).[9]

Los Angeles wis foondit on September 4, 1781 bi Spainyie govrenor Felipe de Neve. It became a pairt o Mexico in 1821 follaein the Mexican War o Unthirldom. In 1848, at the end o the Mexican–American War, Los Angeles an the rest o Californie wure purchased as pairt o the Treaty o Guadalupe Hidalgo, therebi becomin pairt o the Unitit States. Los Angeles wis incorporatit as a municipality on Aprile 4, 1850, five month afore Californie achieved statehuid.

Aften kent bi its initials, LA, an nicknamed the Ceety o Angels, Los Angeles is a warld center o business, internaitional tred, entertainment, cultur, media, fashion, science, technology, an eddication.[10][11] It is hame tae renouned institutions coverin a broad range o professional an cultural fields, an is ane o the maist substantial economic ingines athin the Unitit States. Los Angeles haes been ranked the fift maist pouerful an influential ceety in the warld, ahint anerlie New York City in the United States.[12] The Los Angeles combined statistical aurie (CSA) haes a gross metropolitan product (GMP) o $831 billion (as o 2008), makin it the third lairgest economic centre in the warld, efter the Greater Tokyo Aurie an the New York metropolitan aurie.[13][14][15] As the hame base o Hollywood, it is kent as the "Entertainment Caipital o the Warld", leadin the warld in the creation o motion pictures, televeesion production, video gemmes, an recordit muisic. The importance o the entertainment business tae the ceety haes led mony celebrities tae cry Los Angeles an its surroondin suburbs hame. Los Angeles hostit the 1932 an 1984 Simmer Olympics. Los Angeles is an aa hame tae renoont varsities sic as the University of Southern California an the University of California, Los Angeles.

Los Angeles enjoys a Mediterranean climate, wi an average o 35 days wi measurable precipitation a year.[16]

Sister ceeties

A sign near Ceety Hall pynts tae the sister ceeties o Los Angeles

Los Angeles haes 25 sister ceeties,[17] leetit chronologically bi year jynt:

 
Other Languages
Afrikaans: Los Angeles
Alemannisch: Los Angeles
aragonés: Los Angeles
Ænglisc: Los Angeles
العربية: لوس أنجلوس
asturianu: Los Angeles
Aymar aru: Los Angeles
azərbaycanca: Los-Anceles
تۆرکجه: لوس‌آنجلس
башҡортса: Лос-Анджелес
Boarisch: Los Angeles
žemaitėška: Los Andžels
Bikol Central: Los Angeles
беларуская: Лос-Анджэлес
беларуская (тарашкевіца)‎: Лос-Анджэлес
български: Лос Анджелис
Bislama: Los Angeles
bamanankan: Los Angeles
bosanski: Los Angeles
català: Los Angeles
Mìng-dĕ̤ng-ngṳ̄: Los Angeles
нохчийн: Лос-Анджелес
Cebuano: Los Angeles
Tsetsêhestâhese: Los Angeles
čeština: Los Angeles
Чӑвашла: Лос-Анджелес
Cymraeg: Los Angeles
Deutsch: Los Angeles
Zazaki: Los Angeles
dolnoserbski: Los Angeles
डोटेली: लस एन्जलस
Ελληνικά: Λος Άντζελες
emiliàn e rumagnòl: Los Angeles
English: Los Angeles
Esperanto: Los-Anĝeleso
español: Los Ángeles
euskara: Los Angeles
estremeñu: Los Ángeles
فارسی: لس آنجلس
Na Vosa Vakaviti: Los Angeles
føroyskt: Los Angeles
français: Los Angeles
Nordfriisk: Los Angeles
furlan: Los Angeles
贛語: 洛杉磯
Gàidhlig: Los Angeles
galego: Os Ánxeles
Avañe'ẽ: Los Ángeles
ગુજરાતી: લોસ એન્જેલસ
客家語/Hak-kâ-ngî: Los Angeles
עברית: לוס אנג'לס
hornjoserbsce: Los Angeles
Kreyòl ayisyen: Los Angeles, Kalifòni
magyar: Los Angeles
հայերեն: Լոս Անջելես
interlingua: Los Angeles
Bahasa Indonesia: Los Angeles
Interlingue: Los Angeles
Ilokano: Los Angeles
ГӀалгӀай: Лос-Анджелес
íslenska: Los Angeles
italiano: Los Angeles
Patois: Las Anjiliiz
Basa Jawa: Los Angeles
ქართული: ლოს-ანჯელესი
Qaraqalpaqsha: Los Andjeles
Taqbaylit: Los Angeles
Gĩkũyũ: Los Angeles
қазақша: Лос Анжелес
къарачай-малкъар: Лос-Анджелес
kurdî: Los Angeles
kernowek: Los Angeles
Кыргызча: Лос-Анжелес
Latina: Angelopolis
Lëtzebuergesch: Los Angeles
Limburgs: Los Angeles
Ligure: Los Angeles
lumbaart: Los Angeles
lingála: Los Angeles
lietuvių: Los Andželas
latviešu: Losandželosa
मैथिली: लस एन्जलस
Malagasy: Los Angeles
олык марий: Лос-Анджелес
македонски: Лос Анџелес
монгол: Лос-Анжелес
кырык мары: Лос-Анджелес
Bahasa Melayu: Los Angeles
Mirandés: Los Angeles
مازِرونی: لس آنجلس
Dorerin Naoero: Los Angeles
Napulitano: Los Angeles
Plattdüütsch: Los Angeles
नेपाली: लस एन्जलस
नेपाल भाषा: लस एञ्जिलस
Nederlands: Los Angeles
norsk nynorsk: Los Angeles
Novial: Los Angeles
Chi-Chewa: Los Angeles
occitan: Los Angeles
ਪੰਜਾਬੀ: ਲਾਸ ਐਂਜਲਸ
Papiamentu: Los Angeles
Picard: Los Angeles
Deitsch: Los Angeles
Pälzisch: Los Angeles
polski: Los Angeles
Piemontèis: Los Angeles
پنجابی: لاس اینجلس
português: Los Angeles
Runa Simi: Los Angeles
rumantsch: Los Angeles
Romani: Los Angeles
Kirundi: Los Angeles
română: Los Angeles
armãneashti: Los Angeles
tarandíne: Los Angeles
русский: Лос-Анджелес
русиньскый: Лос Анджелес
संस्कृतम्: लास एंजलस
саха тыла: Лос Андьелес
ᱥᱟᱱᱛᱟᱲᱤ: ᱞᱚᱥ ᱮᱧᱡᱮᱞᱥ
sicilianu: Los Angeles
davvisámegiella: Los Angeles
Sängö: Los Angeles
srpskohrvatski / српскохрватски: Los Angeles
Simple English: Los Angeles
slovenčina: Los Angeles
slovenščina: Los Angeles
Soomaaliga: Los Angeles
српски / srpski: Лос Анђелес
Sranantongo: Los Angeles
Seeltersk: Los Angeles
svenska: Los Angeles
Kiswahili: Los Angeles
ślůnski: Los Angeles
тоҷикӣ: Лос Анҷелес
Türkmençe: Los-Anjeles
Türkçe: Los Angeles
татарча/tatarça: Лос-Анджелес
reo tahiti: Los Angeles
ئۇيغۇرچە / Uyghurche: Los Anjélés
українська: Лос-Анджелес
oʻzbekcha/ўзбекча: Los Anjeles
vèneto: Los Angeles
vepsän kel’: Los Andželes
Tiếng Việt: Los Angeles
West-Vlams: Los Angeles
Volapük: Los Angeles
Winaray: Los Angeles
吴语: 洛杉矶
მარგალური: ლოს-ანჯელესი
Yorùbá: Los Angeles
中文: 洛杉矶
文言: 洛杉磯
Bân-lâm-gú: Los Angeles
粵語: 洛杉磯