Florence, California

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Florence, California
Location within Los Angeles County
Location within Los Angeles County
Florence, California is located in California
Florence, California
Florence, California
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
State California
County Los Angeles
Time zoneUTC-8 (Pacific (PST))
 • Summer (DST)UTC-7 (PDT)
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 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:

Famous people from Florence[edit]

References[edit]

County of Los Angeles Public Library operates the Florence Library.