La Palma, CA
La Palma is a city in Orange County, California. In 2013, La Palma was ranked 31st in the “Best places to live” among small cities (50,000 or less) in the United States by CNN’s Money magazine.
History of La Palma, CA
La Palma was incorporated on October 26, 1955. It was originally incorporated as Dairyland, and was one of three dairy cities in the region (the other two being Dairy Valley in Cerritos and Dairy City in Cypress) but when the dairies moved east in 1965, the name of the community was changed to La Palma, after the region’s Spanish heritage and its main thoroughfare, La Palma Avenue.
Population of La Palma, CA
The population of La Palma was 15,408 at the 2000 census.
Top employers in La Palma, CA
- La Palma Intercommunity Hospital
- BP West Coast Products
- Unisource Worldwide
- Anaheim Union High School District
- Performance Machine
- C & D Zodiac
La Palma, CA Zip Codes: 90623