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Long Beach

Long Beach, California
Charter city[1]
City of Long Beach
Images from top, left to right: Long Beach skyline from Bluff Park, retired RMS Queen Mary, Aquarium of the Pacific Blue Cavern exhibit, TTI Terminal at Port of Long Beach, Villa Riviera, Metro Blue Line, Long Beach Lighthouse
Images from top, left to right: Long Beach skyline from Bluff Park, retired RMS Queen MaryAquarium of the Pacific Blue Cavern exhibit, TTI Terminal at Port of Long BeachVilla RivieraMetro Blue Line, Long Beach Lighthouse
Flag of Long Beach, California
Official seal of Long Beach, California
Nickname(s): "Aquatic Capital of America"[2]
Motto(s): "The International City"
Location within Los Angeles County in the U.S. state of California
Location within Los Angeles County in the U.S. state ofCalifornia
Long Beach, California is located in the US
Long Beach, California
Long Beach, California
Location in the United States
Coordinates: 33°46′6″N 118°11′44″WCoordinates33°46′6″N 118°11′44″W
Country United States
State California

 Los Angeles

CSALos Angeles-Long Beach
MSALos Angeles-Long Beach-Anaheim
IncorporatedDecember 13, 1897[3]
 • TypeCouncil-manager[1]
 • MayorRobert Garcia[4]
 • City council[8]Jeannine Pearce
Lena Gonzalez
Daryl Supernaw
Suzie Price
Dee Andrews
Stacy Mungo
Al Austin
Rex Richardson (Vice Mayor)
Roberto Uranga
 • City managerPatrick H. West[5]
 • City auditorLaura L. Doud[6]
 • City prosecutorDoug Haubert[7]
 • City51.48 sq mi (133.32 km2)
 • Land50.32 sq mi (130.32 km2)
 • Water1.16 sq mi (3.00 km2)  2.22%
Elevation[10]52 ft (16 m)
Population (2010)[11]
 • City462,257
 • Estimate (2016)[12]470,130
 • Rank2nd in Los Angeles County
7th in California
39th in the United States
 • Density9,343.55/sq mi (3,607.56/km2)
 • Metro13,131,431
 • CSA[13]17,877,006
Time zonePacific (UTC-8)
 • Summer (DST)PDT (UTC-7)
ZIP codes[14]90801–90810, 90813–90815, 90822, 90831–90835, 90840, 90842, 90844, 90846–90848, 90853, 90895, 90899
Area code562
FIPS code06-43000
GNIS feature IDs16527472410866