LONG BEACH


Long Beach is located on the Pacific Coast and is the 7th largest city in California. A dominant maritime center, Long Beach is the United States 2nd busiest container export and one of the world’s largest shipping ports.  The city also maintains a large oil industry with aircraft, car parts, electronic and audiovisual equipment, and home furnishings manufacturing sectors. Located about 20 miles south of downtown Los Angeles and 105 miles north of San Diego, Long Beach borders Orange County on its southeast side and other Gateway Cities to the west and north. Popular neighborhoods in the city include Downtown Long Beach and the Eastside.