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Rolling Hills Estates

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90274

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The population of Rolling Hills Estates is approximately 7,990 (2004).
The approximate number of families is 2,880 (2000).

The amount of land area in Rolling Hills Estates is 9.163 sq. kilometers.
The amount of land area in Rolling Hills Estates is 3.6 sq. miles.
The amount of surface water is 0.042 sq kilometers.
The distance from Rolling Hills Estates to Washington DC is 2437 miles. The distance to the California state capital is 372 miles. (as the crow flies)
Rolling Hills Estates is positioned 33.78 degrees north of the equator and 118.35 degrees west of the prime meridian.

Rolling Hills Estates elevation is 500 feet above sea level.
Rolling Hills Estates per capita income is $51,849 (2000).
Rolling Hills Estates median income is $109,010 (2000).

The Rolling Hills Estates median home price is $637,800 (2000).

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Location

Rolling Hills Estates location: Northeast section of the Palos Verdes Peninsula, 23 miles south of central Los Angeles. Other nearby communities include Rancho Palos Verdes, Rolling Hills, Palos Verdes Estates, Lomita, Torrance, Redondo Beach, West Carson and Hermosa Beach.

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Climate & Weather

Rolling Hills Estates average annual rainfall is 11.72 inches per year
The average winter temperature is 67 degrees F.
The average summer temperature is 80 degrees F.
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Rolling Hills Estates history:

Rolling Hills Estates became the 60th city in Los Angeles County on 18 September 1957. Though small, with a population of 3,500 at that time, its residents were committed to their rural atmosphere and open spaces. The city was enlarged in 1959 with the addition of the Montecillo, Chandler Quarry, Country Club Estates and northern Masongate areas in the eastern and western portions of the city. During the early 1960's, other areas were also added to the city, including: the Peninsula Center, Harbor Sight, the Ranch, Rolling Hills park Estates, Highridge, Hillcrest Manor, Hillcrest Meadows, Terraces, Cresta Verdes and more. The site of the then-closed Palos Verdes Landfill was annexed in 1982 to assure proper use of that facility in the future.

Palos Verdes is the Spanish name for the Indian term "green trees."

This page has a nice history for both Rolling Hills Estates and Rolling Hills. Also try this history pagethat has good information for the area plus a link to a nice pictorial history.
The incorporation date of Rolling Hills Estates: September 18, 1957

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Attractions

Rolling Hills Estates attractions:

There are no hotels, motels, hospitals or major industries on the Peninsula.

This is a mostly residential area but there is a shopping complex area - the Peninsula Center area. Most homes are semirural, but condominiums are in the shopping area. It has over 25 miles of trails and six parks.

This page has good information for Rolling Hills Estates as well as some good photographs as you scroll down the page.

Learn more about Rolling HIlls Estates at this informative website.

Learn more about the Palos Verdes Peninsula.

Information on Arts and Culture on the Palos Verdes Peninsula.

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