About Torrance California


Torrance Cultural Arts Center                                     One of the many parks in Torrance

Map of Torrance CA

Torrance is 21 square miles, 12,312 acres, situated halfway between Los Angeles and Orange Counties and bound by the Pacific Ocean on the west, Torrance has 1.5 miles of lifeguard patrolled beach, bath house facilities and public parking.

The  population is 147,405 with a peak daytime population. Torrance is  the fourth largest city in Los Angeles County and the 12th largest city in California.

Climate: Torrance enjoys a pleasant year-round climate with warm temperatures, sea breezes, low humidity and an average rainfall of 12.55 inches per year. The City has 90,000 street trees.   City of Torrance Web site.  (this web site)  (my other web site)