City of LCF
La Cañada Flintridge Profile
La Cañada Flintridge, a prestigious city in the foothills of the San Gabriel Mountains, located next to Pasadena. La Cañada Flintridge has some of the finest estates in Los Angeles County, and is noted as one of the highest income enclaves in Southern California.
Crime statistics are one of the lowest in the county. School scores are among the highest in the state.
La Cañada Flintridge is home to the Jet Propulsion Laboratory, Sport Chalet and the Allen Lund Co.
The state in 2011 counted 7,089 housing units including single homes, single attached, multiples and mobiles. LCF’s population is now 20,953. The median home value in LCF is $1,200,001. It is the 129th richest community in America (source: Worth Magazine 2002 survey) It is listed as the 10th most affluent community in Southern California.
Community Statistical Profile
Median Age 42.1
Median Family Income $156,818
(median years of school completed)
College Graduate 70.5
Vehicle Ownership (Cars per household)2.5
$200,000-499,000 Range 33.7%
$500,000 + Range 61.9%
Education, Hea1th, Soc. Serv. 23.3%
Finance, Insurance, Real Estate 12.4%
Arts, Entertainment 4.5%
We are one of 88 Contract Cities in Los Angeles County. We are a General Law City which means the city is governed by the laws of the State of California. However, our 5-member City Council has powers to pass ordinances as long as they are not in conflict with the laws and Constitution of the State of California and the United States.