La Palma, California
City
La Palma Civic Center
La Palma Civic Center
Official seal of La Palma, California
Seal
Official logo of La Palma, California
Logo
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
CountyOrange
IncorporatedOctober 26, 1955[2]
Government
 • City Council[4]Mayor Michele Steggell
Steve Hwangbo
Gerald Goedhart
Marshall Goodman
Peter Kim
 • City ManagerLaurie A. Murray[3]
Area[5]
 • Total1.81 sq mi (4.68 km2)
 • Land1.78 sq mi (4.62 km2)
 • Water0.02 sq mi (0.06 km2)  1.32%
Elevation46 ft (14 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total15,568
 • Estimate (2016)[6]15,774
 • Density8,846.89/sq mi (3,414.96/km2)
Time zonePST (UTC-8)
 • Summer (DST)PDT (UTC-7)
ZIP code90623
Area code(s)562/714/657
FIPS code06-40256
GNIS feature ID1652737
Websitecityoflapalma.org