Florence, California

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Florence
Unincorporated community
Location within Los Angeles county
Location within Los Angeles county
Florence is located in California
Florence
Florence
Location within the state of California
Coordinates: 33°58′28″N 118°14′53″W / 33.97444°N 118.24806°W / 33.97444; -118.24806Coordinates: 33°58′28″N 118°14′53″W / 33.97444°N 118.24806°W / 33.97444; -118.24806
Country  United States of America
State  California
County Los Angeles
Time zone Pacific (PST) (UTC-8)
 • Summer (DST) PDT (UTC-7)
ZIP codes 90001
Area code(s) 323

Florence is an unincorporated community in California. It is often considered part of South Los Angeles despite being outside of the Los Angeles city limits. It is serviced by area code 323 and has a ZIP code of 90001. It is the northern part of the Florence-Graham CDP.

Emergency services[edit]

Fire protection in Florence is provided by the Los Angeles County Fire Department, primarily serviced by Los Angeles County Fire Station 16 at 8010 S. Compton Ave., with ambulance transport by Care Ambulance Service.[citation needed]

The Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department (LASD) operates the Century Station in Lynwood, serving Florence.[1]

Education[edit]

Florence-Graham residents are zoned to Los Angeles Unified School District schools.

Residents are zoned to:

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Century Station." Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department. Retrieved on January 21, 2010.

County of Los Angeles Public Library operates the Florence Library.