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The population of Palos Verdes Estates is approximately 13,868 (2004).
The approximate number of families is 5,202 (2000).

The amount of land area in Palos Verdes Estates is 12.449 sq. kilometers.
The amount of land area in Palos Verdes Estates is 4.75 sq. miles.
The amount of surface water is 0 sq kilometers.
The distance from Palos Verdes Estates to Washington DC is 2439 miles. The distance to the California state capital is 371 miles. (as the crow flies)
Palos Verdes Estates is positioned 33.78 degrees north of the equator and 118.39 degrees west of the prime meridian.

Palos Verdes Estates elevation is 217 feet above sea level.
Palos Verdes Estates per capita income is $69,040 (2000).
Palos Verdes Estates median income is $123,534 (2000).

The Palos Verdes Estates median home price is $795,600 (2000).

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Palos Verdes Estates location: on the western side of the Palos Verdes Peninsula near Los Angeles along the Southern California Coast. Other nearby communities include Rolling Hills Estates, Rancho Palos Verdes, Rolling Hills, Redondo Beach, Torrance, Hermosa Beach, Lomita and Manhattan Beach.

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Climate & Weather

The climate for Palos Verdes Estates is coastal with stable temperatures year-round. Winter temperatures tend to average in the upper 50's with summer temperatures averaging in the low 70's. Precipitation generally falls only in the winter and late fall months.
The average winter temperature is 67 degrees F.
The average summer temperature is 80 degrees F.
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Palos Verdes Estates history:

Incorporated in 1939, Palos Verdes Estates is the oldest residential community on the peninsula. There are 849 acres dedicated as parkland which helps give it the reputation as a "garden suburb."

The Palos Verdes Homes Association helps maintain the community standards. Only a limited number of home sites remain in the community. Its founding father is considered to be Frank Vanderlip, one of a group of investors who purchased the 16,000 acres of peninsula land in 1913.

Here is a nice history page for Palos Verdes Estates, including several photographs.
The incorporation date of Palos Verdes Estates: 1939

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Palos Verdes Estates attractions:

This informative page lists and describes several neighborhood areas of Palos Verdes Estates with many pictures of each area. Other information about the area is also included on the page.

Peninsula Symphony
P.O. Box 2602
Palos Verdes Peninsula, CA 90274
Phone: 310-544-0320

Palos Verdes Art Center
5504 W. Crestridge Rd.
Rancho Palos Verdes, CA 90275
Telephone: 310.541.2479
Fax: 310.541.9520

Information on Arts and Culture on the Palos Verdes Peninsula.

According to the 2000 census data, Palos Verdes Estates is the 81st richest place with more than 1,000 persons in the United States. (based on per capita income)

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