Introduction to La Canada Flintridge, California

La Canada Flintridge, California, in Los Angeles County, is 4 miles NW of Pasadena, California (center to center) and 10 miles N of Los Angeles, California. The city is within the Los Angeles - Long Beach metropolitan area.

La Canada Flintridge History

Spanish settlers named this area Rancho La Canada. It existed as two communities, Flintridge and La Canada, for many years. After the city was incorporated in 1976, the two communities were joined and the new conglomerate was renamed La Canada Flintridge.

La Canada Flintridge and Nearby Attractions

  • NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory.
  • Hahamonga Watershed Park.
  • Descanso Gardens.
  • Lanterman Auditorium.
  • Memorial Park.

Things To Do In La Canada Flintridge

The city has sports fields, basketball courts, tennis courts and a skate park. There are also number of municipal parks which offer bountiful opportunities for rest and recreation. The city has riding and hiking trails. There are various social groups which organize a variety of cultural and entertainment activities.

La Canada Flintridge Transportation

Flights are available from the Los Angeles International Airport.

La Canada Flintridge Higher Education

The Glendale Community College serves the area.

La Canada Flintridge Almanac

County Los Angeles County
Standard Zip Codes91011
P.O. Box Zip Codes91012
Phone Area Codes818
Time ZoneAmerica/Los_Angeles
Approximate Latitude34.22
Approximate Longitude-118.21

La Canada Flintridge Climate

Nearest Weather Stations


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

Distance4 miles
Jan Temp44 to 68 F
Apr Temp50 to 76 F
Jul Temp61 to 89 F
Oct Temp55 to 83 F
Annual Precip21 inches
Distance7.3 miles
Jan Temp36 to 53 F
Apr Temp41 to 61 F
Jul Temp63 to 82 F
Oct Temp51 to 69 F
Annual Precip40.3 inches
StationU C L A
Distance17.6 miles
Jan Temp49 to 66 F
Apr Temp53 to 69 F
Jul Temp62 to 77 F
Oct Temp59 to 75 F
Annual Precip18.6 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
San Marino13,324$159,662
South Pasadena25,936$117,410

La Canada Flintridge Private Schools

Crestview Preparatory School
140 Foothill Blvd
ZIP: 91011
Total Enrollment 234
Flintridge Montessori School
1739 Foothill Blvd
ZIP: 91011
Total Enrollment 18
Flintridge Sacred Heart Academy
440 Saint Katherine Dr
ZIP: 91011
Total Enrollment 410
Foothill Progressive Montessori School
4526 Indianola Way
ZIP: 91011
Total Enrollment 70
Hogg's Hollow Preschool & Kindergarten
4490 Cornishon Ave
ZIP: 91011
Total Enrollment 4
La Canada Preparatory School
4490 Cornishon Ave
ZIP: 91011
Total Enrollment 364
Learning Castle
4490 Cornishon Ave # 5
ZIP: 91011
Total Enrollment 370
Pinewood Academy Of Literacy
4490 Cornishon Avenue Ste 3
ZIP: 91011
Combined Elementary And Secondary
Total Enrollment 15
St Bede The Venerable Elementary
4524 Crown Ave
ZIP: 91011
Total Enrollment 262
St Francis High School
200 Foothill Blvd
ZIP: 91011
Total Enrollment 658
The Hillside School & Learning Center
4331 Oak Grove Dr
ZIP: 91011
Total Enrollment 48
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