La Palma, California
La Palma Civic Center
La Palma Civic Center
Official seal of La Palma, California
Official logo of La Palma, California
Motto(s): "Where Tradition and Vision Come Together"[1]
Location of La Palma in Orange County, California.
Location of La Palma in Orange County, California.
La Palma, California is located in the US
La Palma, California
La Palma, California
Location in the United States
Coordinates: 33°50′58″N 118°2′38″W
Country  United States
State  California
County Orange
Incorporated October 26, 1955[2]
 • City Council[4] Mayor Michele Steggell
Steve Hwangbo
Gerald Goedhart
Marshall Goodman
Peter Kim
 • City Manager Laurie A. Murray[3]
 • Total 1.81 sq mi (4.68 km2)
 • Land 1.78 sq mi (4.62 km2)
 • Water 0.02 sq mi (0.06 km2)  1.32%
Elevation 46 ft (14 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 15,568
 • Estimate (2016)[6] 15,774
 • Density 8,846.89/sq mi (3,414.96/km2)
Time zone PST (UTC-8)
 • Summer (DST) PDT (UTC-7)
ZIP code 90623
Area code(s) 562/714/657
FIPS code 06-40256
GNIS feature ID 1652737