City Terrace, California
|City Terrace, California|
Location within Los Angeles county
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Geography and transportation
City Terrace is bounded by the city limits of Los Angeles on the north and west, Floral Drive on the south, and the city limits of Monterey Park on the east. Boyle Heights is on the west, Lincoln Heights is to the northwest, University Hills is to the north, California State University, Los Angeles is to the northeast, Monterey Park is to the east, and East Los Angeles is to the south. Major thoroughfares include City Terrace Drive, Eastern and Medford Avenues, and Herbert Street. The community is part of ZIP code 90063 and area code 323.
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City Terrace is located atop the Monterey Hills. The district's steep, winding streets are lined with generally well-preserved Spanish Colonial houses. The very rarely open eclectic private museum "The Institute for the Scientific Study of Human and Non-Human Phenomena" is located at 4222 City Terrace Drive.
Government and infrastructure
The Los Angeles Unified School District serves City Terrace. The district operates City Terrace Elementary School.
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