Los AngelesLos Angeles (Listen i / l ɒ s ˈ æ n dʒ ə l ᵻ s /, Spanish for "The Angels"; Spanish: [los'an.xe.les]), officially the City of Los Angeles and often known by its initials L.A., is the cultural, financial, and commercial center of Southern California. With a census-estimated 2015 population of 3,971,883, it is the second-most populous city in the United States (after New York City) and the most populous city in California.
South Gate is the seventeenth largest city in Los Angeles County, California, with 7.4 square miles (19 km 2). South Gate is located 7 miles (11 km) southeast of Downtown Los Angeles. It is part of the Gateway Cities region of southeastern Los Angeles County.As of the 2010 census, the city had a population of 94,396. The city was incorporated on January 20, 1923, and it became known as the "Azalea City" when it adopted the flower as its symbol in 1965. In 1990, South Gate was one of ten U.S. communities to receive the All-America City Award from the National Civic League.
Bell Gardens is a city in Los Angeles County, California. The population was 42,072 at the 2010 census, down from 44,054 at the 2000 census.Bell Gardens is notable for being one of only six Los Angeles County cities (out of 88 total) to permit casino gambling (the others being Inglewood, Gardena, Commerce, Compton, and Hawaiian Gardens). Dice games and slot machines are forbidden by state law.
The 323 area code lies within the Pacific Daylight Time Zone (or PDT). The current time in PDT is 12:05 AM on May 27, 2020.