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Los Angeles – Wikipedia

City in California

Los Angeles, California

City of Los Angeles
Flag of Los Angeles, California
Official seal of Los Angeles, California
Nickname(s): 
Location within Los Angeles County

Location within Los Angeles County

Coordinates: 34°03′N 118°15′W / 34.050°N 118.250°W / 34.050; -118.250Coordinates: 34°03′N 118°15′W / 34.050°N 118.250°W / 34.050; -118.250
Country  United States
State  California
County Los Angeles
Region Southern California
CSA Los Angeles-Long Beach
MSA Los Angeles-Long Beach-Anaheim
Pueblo September 4, 1781[2]
City status May 23, 1835[3]
Incorporated April 4, 1850[4]
Named for Our Lady, Queen of the Angels
Government
 • Type Mayor-Council-Commission[5]
 • Body Los Angeles City Council
 • Mayor Eric Garcetti (D)[6]
 • City Attorney Mike Feuer (D)[6]
 • City Controller Ron Galperin (D)[6]
Area
 • Land 468.67 sq mi (1,213.8 km2)
 • Water 34.02 sq mi (88.1 km2)
 • Urban 1,736.02 sq mi (4,496.3 km2)
 • Metro 4,850 sq mi (12,562 km2
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