dcsimg

Overview

Introduction to Hawaiian Gardens, California

Hawaiian Gardens, California, in Los Angeles county, is 1 miles S of Cerritos, California (center to center) and 8 miles NE of Long Beach, California. Hawaiian Gardens is part of the surrounding Los Angeles-Long Beach metro area.

Hawaiian Gardens History

The Tong-va Indians were among the first settlers in the region that is now called Hawaiian Gardens. In the 1920s, there was a local refreshment stand that had palm fronds and bamboo decoration. This bamboo shack refreshment stand was a landmark in the area in those days, and the city acquired its name from this stand. The City of Hawaiian Gardens was incorporated on April 9, 1964. The city allows casino gambling, and the Hawaiian Gardens Casino is the main source of the city's revenue.

Hawaiian Gardens and Nearby Attractions

  • Hawaiian Gardens Branch County of Los Angeles Public Library.
  • Hawaiian Gardens City Hall.
  • Bingo Hawaiian Gardens.
  • Lee Ware Park.
  • Hawaiian Gardens Square Shopping Center.

Things To Do In Hawaiian Gardens

The public library and the city hall bear evidence to the city's varied historical and cultural background. One will enjoy a visit to the Bingo Hawaiian Gardens, the city's main amusement park which has fun rides and slides for both adults and children. Pioneer Park, Clarkdale Park, Lee Ware Park and Bloomfield Park also offer excellent entertainment opportunities. Visitors can also browse through the numerous shops and food joints lining the streets of Hawaiian Gardens.

Hawaiian Gardens Transportation

Los Angeles Airport serves the area best for air travel.

Hawaiian Gardens Higher Education

The city is served by the Cypress College.

People

Total Population 14,475
Male Share of the Population 48.3%
Female Share of the Population 51.7%
Senior Citizens 10%
Employed Population 16+ 5,451
Age of the Population 31

Families

% of people married 45%
Average household size 4

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 10.1%
Median Earnings25+ $24,148
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $19,570
Median Earnings With High School Degree $25,056

Wealth

Median Family Income $37,485
% Above Poverty Level 69.3%
% Below Poverty Level 30.7%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 26 minutes
% Working from Home 2.7%
% Walking and Biking to Work 4.7%
% Using Public Transportation 6%

Housing

People Living Alone 12.1%
Median Gross Rent $1,166
Median House Value $254,200

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 90.7%
US/American 0%
English 1.7%
Irish 2.1%

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

Hawaiian Gardens Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 1 miles S of Cerritos, California (center to center)
Nearest Large City 8 miles NE of Long Beach, California
County Los Angeles
Standard Zip Codes 90716
Phone Area Codes 562
Time Zone Pacific (-8 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 33.831
Longitude -118.071

Hawaiian Gardens Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

Station LONG BEACH AP
Distance 4.6 miles
Jan Temp 46 to 68 F
Apr Temp 53 to 73 F
Jul Temp 65 to 83 F
Oct Temp 58 to 79 F
Annual Precip 12.9 inches
Station ANAHEIM
Distance 13 miles
Jan Temp 45 to 69 F
Apr Temp 51 to 73 F
Jul Temp 62 to 84 F
Oct Temp 56 to 80 F
Annual Precip 11.2 inches
Station SAN GABRIEL FIRE DEPT
Distance 18.7 miles
Jan Temp 43 to 70 F
Apr Temp 50 to 77 F
Jul Temp 62 to 89 F
Oct Temp 55 to 83 F
Annual Precip 18.5 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Artesia 16,785 $62,517
Cerritos 49,701 $99,915
Cypress 49,008 $89,347
La Palma 15,842 $87,381
Lakewood 81,173 $87,157
Los Alamitos 11,658 $90,054

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

Hawaiian Gardens Hospitals

TRI-CITY REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER
(Government - Hospital District or Authority)
21530 S PIONEER BLVD
(562) 860-0401
Emergency Service: Yes

Click the Visit School Site buttons to go directly to a school's website and learn more about the school and programs it has to offer. School website will open in a new tab.
Click the Request Info buttons to request more information from a representative at the school.

 
Results:  5
Matching School Ads
Programs
  • Fashion Design (BFA)
  • Graphic & Web Design (BFA)
  • Graphic Design (AS)
  • Alumni have appeared in reality competition shows such as Top Chef and Project Runway.
  • Dedicated career services team that helps students tap opportunities in a marketplace driven by ideas
  • Offers programs in design, media arts, fashion, and culinary
  • Program Coordinators focus on improving program content and ensure that students have the resources they need
  • Over 50 locations nationwide
camnpus icon
Santa Ana
Visit School Site
Programs
  • Graphic Design, Bachelor of Science (Online)
  • Internet Marketing, Master of Science (Online)
  • Music Production, Bachelors of Science (Online)
  • Full Sail’s curriculum combines elements of creativity, art, business and life skills, technical prowess, and academic achievement.
  • Full Sail offers accelerated programs, so a degree that would normally take four years takes 24 months on average.
  • Students work with industry-standard tools and technologies, allowing them to gain practical knowledge and real-world experience.
  • Join us on Facebook, Twitter, YouTube and Instagram to interact with our community, read about grad success, and see campus images.
Programs
  • HVAC Technician (11-month diploma program)
  • Dedicated to providing  career training since 1975.
  • Has 13 campus locations in Southern California and a campus in Morrow, GA.
  • Provides flexible class times including weekends.
  • Offers curriculum that ranges from 8 month diploma programs to 16-month Associate of Applied Science degree programs.
  • Has admissions professionals available to help students decide which diploma or degree program they should pursue.
  • Gives job placement assistance strengthened by relationships with local employers.
camnpus icon
Anaheim
Request Info
Programs
  • Veterinary Technology Alternate Route - Certificate
  • Respiratory Therapy
  • Veterinary Technology - Associates
  • A Los Angeles-based private college offering programs in medical sciences, legal studies, and graphic design since 1985.
  • Has weekend programs, including certified  veterinary technology, nurse assistant, and hemodialysis technician.
  • Showcases visual communication students’ artwork and design through campus magazine.
  • 3 campuses in Southern California.
  • Accredited by the Accrediting Commission of Career Schools and Colleges (ACCSC).
Programs
  • M.A. Clinical Psychology, Marital and Family Therapy Specialization
  • M.A. Industrial and Organizational Psychology
  • M.A. Forensic Psychology
  • Designated a 2015 Military Friendly School by Victory Media for the 4th consecutive year.
  • Listed on the President’s Higher Education Community Service Honor Roll in 2013, for the sixth consecutive year.
  • Links students to hundreds of training opportunities ( beyond their traditional internships and practicum) at their many “partner agencies” in each of their local communities. 
  • Accredited by the Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC).
camnpus icon
Irvine
Request Info
Study Online in Hawaiian Gardens
Additional Resources
Info for Hawaiian Gardens Government Officials


Are you an official in the Hawaiian Gardens government or quasi-government agency such as the chamber of commerce, visitors bureau or economic development council? If so, visit our information page for government officials to see how CityTownInfo can support you.

Back to Top
SPEAK TO AN ADVISOR 1.844.285.6104