The City of Compton, CA
The city of Compton is located in the state of California in Los Angeles County and has a population of 93,962 as reported by the census of 2010. The largest nearby city to Compton is Los Angeles, approximately 16 miles from the city center.There are several family restaurants in or near Compton, including Mariscos Las Palmas De Colima, Chico's Pizza Parlors, International House of Pancakes, Burger King No 3899 and Bonanza Burger. For a larger selection of Compton restaurants select our Restaurants tab above. Visitors and residents can enjoy nearby Compton Museums, Golf Courses and/or Casinos, including the Compton Par 3 Golf Course, Watts Towers, Hustler Casino, South Gate Municipal Golf Course and Dominguez Rancho Adobe. For a more complete list of attractions in or around the city of Compton please click on the Attractions tab above. The following 10 airports are located in or near Compton:
- Burbank Airport Amtrak
- Burbank Bob Hope Airport (BUR)
- Compton - Woodley Airport (CPM)
- El Monte Airport (EMT)
- Fullerton Municipal Airport (FUL)
- Hawthorne Municipal Airport (HHR)
- Long Beach Municipal Airport (LGB)
- Los Angeles Intl. Airport (LAX)
- Santa Monica Airport (SMO)
- Torrance Airport (TOA)
Compton, California Climate and WeatherIn the month of January, Compton experiences an average high temperature of 68 degrees Fahrenheit. Low temperaturs in January are usually about 46 degrees with an average rainfall of 2.95 inches. The seasonal climate varies in Compton with daytime temperatures averaging 84 degrees in the summer, and 68 degrees in the winter months. Visitors can also expect Compton to receive an average of 2.57 inches of rainfall per/month during winter months and 0.12 inches of rainfall per/month in the summer months. The temperature has been known to get as high as 110 degrees in the summer and as low as 25 degrees in the winter so visitors planning a vacation to Compton should check the weather forecast to determine proper attire prior to departure. Spring and Fall bring average daytime temperatures of 75 degrees, and nighttime lows of 55.
Compton, California Attractions
The A. S. Bradford House, which is also referred to as The Bradford House, is a historic home in Placentia, California. It was the home of Albert Summer Bradford, who founded Placentia by arranging for establishment of a water tank along the railway. Homes and businesses within a one mile radius could get water.
Adamson House, which is also referred to as Vaquero Hill, is a historic house and gardens in Malibu, California that has been called the "Taj Mahal of Tile" due to its extensive use of decorative ceramic tiles created by the Malibu Potteries. The house was built in 1930 for Rhoda Rindge Adamson and Merritt Huntley Adamson, based on a Mediterranean Revival design by Stiles O. Clements of the architectural firm of Morgan, Walls & Clements.
Adventure City is a theme park located in Anaheim, California near the city of Stanton. The park's slogan is "The Little Theme Park that's BIG on Family Fun". Occupying an area of over 160 acres, Adventure City is one of the smallest theme parks in California, and receives an average attendance of between 200,000 and 400,000 per year. The Coca-Cola Company, is the park's only major sponsor.
The AdventurePlex at Marine is an indoor playground that is situated in Manhattan Beach Califorina. Their facility is operated by Beach Cities Health District, and was designed specifically for children and families. Children can engage in challenging physical and intellectual activities in a safe and supervised environment. There are mazes and tunnels, rope courses and outdoor rock climbing walls, an indoor gymnasium and a modern fitness room.
The Alhambra Municipal Golf Course is an 18 hole public golf course in Los Angeles County California. Built in 1955, this Alhambra course designed by William F. Bell is open all year. Tee times are accepted up to 7 days in advance and the pro shop phone number for reservations is 626-570-5059. The golf course dress code is as follows: Shirt and shoes required.
Address: 630 S Almansor St, Alhambra, CA 91801
The Altadena Golf Course is a 9 hole public golf course in Los Angeles County California. Built in 1939, this Altadena course designed by William P. Bell is open all year. Tee times are accepted up to 7 days in advance and the pro shop phone number for reservations is 626-797-3821. The golf course dress code is as follows: No tank tops or cutoffs.
Address: 1456 E Mendocino St, Altadena, CA 91001
The American Jewish University, formerly the separate institutions University of Judaism and Brandeis-Bardin Institute, is a Jewish, non-denominational and highly eclectic institution. Its largest component is its Whizin Center for Continuing Education in which 12,000 students are enrolled annually in non-credit granting courses. A prominent program of the Center is the university's annual speaker series, featuring luminaries like Bill Clinton, Tony Blair, Colin Powell, and other political and diplomatic leaders.
Anaheim Convention Center is a major convention center in Anaheim, California. It is located across from the Disneyland Resort on Katella Avenue. Much of the Anaheim Convention Center has been renovated in recent years with state-of-the-art facilities. The basketball arena, fronting Katella Avenue, was opened in July 1967, while the convention hall behind it opened to business shortly afterward. Since then, the convention hall has undergone three major expansions, and currently encloses over 800,000 square feet of floor space.
The Anaheim Hills Golf Course is an 18 hole public golf course in Orange County California. Built in 1972, this Anaheim course designed by Richard Bigler is open all year. For tee time information call the pro shop at 714-998-3041. The golf course dress code is as follows: No tank tops or cutoffs.
Address: 6501 E Nohl Ranch Rd, Anaheim, CA 92807
The Angeles National Golf Club is an 18 hole public golf course in Los Angeles County California. Built in 2004, this Sunland course designed by Jack Nicklaus is open all year. For tee time information call the pro shop at 818-951-8771. The golf course dress code is as follows: No denim, collared shirt and bermuda shorts required.
Address: 9401 Foothill Blvd, Sunland, CA 91040
Compton, California Hotels
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Compton, CA 90221
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