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L.A.'s Population Now 4,094,764

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The city of Los Angeles grew by more than 44,000 persons in 2009, a new Department of Finance report says. That puts the second largest U.S. city's population near 4.1 million, still much smaller than New York City, which is over 8 million. Los Angeles' rate growth is "more than twice the growth of California's second largest city, San Diego," which added 17,000 persons for a total of 1,376,173.

Statewide, the population grew 393,000 to 38,648,000.

Other local cities also gained notoriety in the report. Oxnard topped 200,000, Beaumont and Coachella, both in Riverside County, both placed in the top five of fastest growing cities, and Irvine was the top fastest growing city under 300,000 based on numeric population change.

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Here are the top cities in the state:

1. Los Angeles 4,094,764 1.1
2. San Diego 1,376,173 1.3
3. San Jose 1,023,083 1.6
4. San Francisco 856,095 1.1
5. Fresno 502,303 1.4
6. Long Beach 494,709 0.8
7. Sacramento 486,189 1.0
8. Oakland 430,666 1.2
9. Santa Ana 357,754 0.7
10. Anaheim 353,643 1.6

And all of the cities in L.A. County:

City

1/1/20091/1/2010% Change

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Los Angeles County 10355053104410800.8

.

Los Angeles 405072740947641.1

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Balance Of County108795910952760.7

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Long Beach 4908824947090.8

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Glendale 2065402079020.7

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Santa Clarita 1764941776410.6

.

Pomona 1628171636830.5

.

Palmdale 1507821526221.2

.

Pasadena 1496401515761.3

.

Torrance 1485581497170.8

.

Lancaster 1445601458750.9

.

El Monte 1258421264640.5

.

Inglewood 1184271190530.5

.

Downey 1130531137150.6

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West Covina 1122301128900.6

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Norwalk 1091621098170.6

.

Burbank 1076821084690.7

.

South Gate 102388101914-0.5

.

Compton 99064997690.7

.

Carson 97795980470.3

.

Santa Monica 92161927030.6

.

Hawthorne 89645901450.6

.

Alhambra 88846895010.7

.

Whittier 86472871280.8

.

Lakewood 83196836360.5

.

Baldwin Park 81144816040.6

.

Bellflower 76908773120.5

.

Lynwood 72906732950.5

.

Redondo Beach 67395681051.1

.

Pico Rivera 66650669670.5

.

Montebello 65424657810.5

.

Monterey Park 64632650270.6

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Huntington Park 6437664219-0.2

.

Gardena 61583619270.6

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Diamond Bar 60184610191.4

.

Paramount 57661579890.6

.

Rosemead 57381577560.7

.

Arcadia 56337567190.7

.

Cerritos 54653549460.5

.

Glendora 52281528301.1

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La Mirada 49761500150.5

.

Covina 49360496220.5

.

Azusa 48755492070.9

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Bell Gardens 46614470020.8

.

La Puente 43105433550.6

.

San Gabriel 42673429840.7

.

Rancho Palos Verdes 42642428930.6

.

Culver City 40507407220.5

.

Monrovia 39384399841.5

.

Bell 38613388670.7

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Claremont 3766037608-0.1

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West Hollywood 37440378051

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San Dimas 36744369460.5

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Manhattan Beach 36583367730.5

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Beverly Hills 35953362240.8

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Temple City 35615358920.8

.

La Verne 33861340510.6

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Lawndale 33469336410.5

.

Walnut 32366326590.9

.

Maywood 29874300340.5

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Cudahy 25781260291

.

South Pasadena 25737258810.6

.

San Fernando 25198253660.7

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Calabasas 23645237880.6

.

Agoura Hills 23250233870.6

.

Duarte 23003231240.5

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South El Monte 22529226270.4

.

La Canada Flintridge21139212610.6

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Lomita 20910210150.5

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Hermosa Beach 19417195990.9

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Santa Fe Springs 17721179291.2

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Artesia 17488176080.7

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El Segundo 16937170490.7

.

Hawaiian Gardens 15825158840.4

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Palos Verdes Estates13994140850.7

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Malibu 13662137650.8

.

Commerce 13497135810.6

.

San Marino 13343134150.5

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Signal Hill 11389114650.7

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Sierra Madre 11042110990.5

.

Westlake Village 882588720.5

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Rolling Hills Estates811881570.5

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La Habra Heights 612861610.5

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Avalon 352935590.9

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Hidden Hills 200720250.9

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Rolling Hills 196319740.6

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Irwindale 17201717-0.2

.

Bradbury 9499631.5

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Industry 7968030.9

.

Vernon 95961.1