Manhattan Beach – One of the Best Beach Communities in Los Angeles

Manhattan Beach Tops the List as
Los Angeles Best Beach Community
Visit Manhattan Beach click here or call 1-800-632-1698

There are a lot of great beaches in Los Angeles and according to SoCal Beaches Magazine Manhattan Beach was the “best beach community to live in for 2010″.

The Manhattan Beach boardwalk area

The Manhattan Beach boardwalk area

Manhattan Beach is a very nice upscale beach just south of Segundo and the Marina Del Rey area.  Manhattan Beach  has great shopping, real estate, restaurants, great boardwalks (2 seperate lanes – one for bikes only) beaches, beach events, nightlife, hotels and lifestyle. Some fact about Manhattan Beach from the city website also shed some information on what also makes the community special.

A day in Manhattan Beach

A day in Manhattan Beach

Manhattan Beach Fact Lists

Physical Facts
Location:  19 miles southwest of Los Angeles on the southerly
end of Santa Monica Bay
County:  Los Angeles
Airport:  3 miles south of Los Angeles International Airport
City Area:  3.88 square miles
Beach:  2.1 miles of beach front, 40 acres of recreational beach area in total
Pier:  Manhattan Beach has a scenic 928-foot-long pier at the end of
Manhattan Beach Boulevard. Fishing is permitted all year
Parks:  There are 48 acres of major park land in Manhattan Beach, in addition to the 21 acre Manhattan Beach Parkway
Residential Area:  49.1%, or 1224 acres, of Manhattan Beach’s city wide land area is residential
Paved Streets:  There are 120 miles of paved streets
Plumbing:  The City has 18 miles of storm drains and 110 miles of sewers
Elevation:  120 feet above sea level
Rainfall:  Average annual rainfall of 12.07 inches
Temperature:  Average temperature ranges from 70º F in summer
to 55º F in winter

Manhattan Beach California "A day at the beach"

Manhattan Beach California "A day at the beach"

Population Facts:
Population:  Population according to 2000 census is 33,852
Gender:  50.4% male and 49.6% female
Households:  The City has 14,474 households
Schools:  Includes 3,511 elementary students and 1,384 high school students (more)

 (See also Demographics)

Economic Facts:
Assessed Value:  Manhattan Beach’s assessed valuation is $10.6 billion
Businesses:  The City of Manhattan Beach issues approximately 4,000 business licenses each year
Income:  According to the 2000 census the median household income for the City is $107,750

The Daily Manhattan Beach Surf Report

The Daily Manhattan Beach Surf Report

If you are looking for an amesome beach community to visit in Los Angeles or Southern California check out Manhattan Beach! For discount rates and special hotel packages on Manhattan Beach hotels click here or call 1-800-632-1698.

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For a list of Manhattan Beach hotels click here
or call 1-800-632-1698 for a reservation expert 

Manhattan Beach lifeguards do a great job keeping the beaches safe

Manhattan Beach lifeguards do a great job keeping the beaches safe

    




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