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Pomona is a city in Los Angeles County, in the Los Angeles-Long Beach metro area.
The community was named after the Roman goddess of fruit trees.
The latitude of Pomona is 34.055N. The longitude is -117.751W.It is in the Pacific Standard time zone. Elevation is 850 feet.
The estimated population, in 2003, was 154,147.
Sections below provide additional information and links about Pomona demographics, travel and tourism, nearby airports, cemeteries, the Los Angeles County economy, education, environment, genealogy, government, historic sites, libraries, maps, museums, newspapers and other media, nonprofit groups, real estate, recreation, religion, transportation, and weather in the 91766 ZIP code.
4% of Pomona residents report German ancestry, and 3% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Pomona ancestry & family history guide.
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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Pomona was $13,336, compared with $21,587 nationally.
13% of Pomona residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.
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Historic districts in Pomona include Edison Historic District ... View historic districts
Median rent in Pomona, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $580. Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $1,236.
Libraries in Pomona include Pomona Public Library ... View libraries
Los Angeles County supported John Kerry in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Pomona political report.
Pomona restaurants taking online reservations include Brasserie Astuce, Coco Palm ... View restaurants
The average commute time for Pomona workers is 32 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.
A total of 51 fatal motor vehicle accidents occurred in Pomona between 2001 and 2003, according to reports gathered by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration.
This is a rate of 3.4 fatal crashes per 10,000 population, which was lower than the national norm.
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