Torrance, California 

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Population

147,190

+2.3% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

4.0%

Median Income

$78,286

Median Home Price

$826,800

Best Places to Live in Torrance, California

National-center complex - Southern California Coast, south and west of the San Bernardino Mountains. August, July and September are the most pleasant months in Torrance, while January and February are the least comfortable months.

Pros
Entertainment
Coastline and beach areas
Big-city amenities
Cons
Overcrowding
Air quality
Cost of living
 $749,900 
1012 Oakwater St
Bed 4 | Bath 3 | 2354 SqFt
 $875,000 
20805 Normandie Ave
Bed 4 | Bath 3 | 2231 SqFt
 $790,000 
1307 Greenwood Ave
Bed 3 | Bath 1 | 1447 SqFt

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In the mid–20th century, the complex Los Angeles–Long Beach area started as a warm-weather paradise with a strong economic base and the attraction of cosmopolitan adventure. The area is huge. Because of earthquake risk and the increasing importance of the automobile, the city built outward—into every nook and cranny of available level land for miles—rather than upward


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QUICK FACTS

City: Torrance
Zip Codes: 90503 90501 90505 90504
Time zone: Pacific Standard Time (PST)
Elevation: 104 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Torrance is 4.0% (U.S. avg. is 3.7%). Recent job growth is Positive. Torrance jobs have increased by 0.7%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Torrance's cost of living is 89.3% higher than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Torrance's Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
August, July and September are the most pleasant months in Torrance, while January and February are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather | Climate Averages

VOTING
Los Angeles county voted Democratic in the previous five Presidential elections. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Torrance's population is 147,190 people. Since 2010, it has had a population growth of 2.3%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 28.4 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Torrance is $826,800. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 3.4%. Check out the homes in the area

SCHOOLS
Torrance public schools spend $9,954 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 28 students per teacher in Torrance. More Education



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Housing Market in Torrance

It's a good time to buy in Torrance. Home Appreciation is up 3.4% in the last 12 months. Browse Torrance Real Estate

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Reviews for Torrance   14 Reviews
Great neighborhood in the South Bay of SoCal - 9/1/2020
I have lived in Torrance for 19 years. I was fortunate enough to move here before housing prices skyrocketed in the early 2000's. I live in the middle of Torrance and as... Read More

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Warm - 11/22/2015
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Moving to Torrance,CA - 10/21/2015
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90503 90501 90505 90504

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