Torrance Homes for SaleTorrance, California, is located in Los Angeles County and is part of the South Bay area. With a population of approximately 145,000, Torrance is the eighth largest city in the county. It covers 20.5 square miles and has 1.5 miles of beachfront on the Pacific Ocean. Neighboring cities include Gardena, Redondo Beach, Hermosa Beach, Palos Verdes Estates, Rolling Hills and Carson. Torrance Beach is part of the Santa Monica Bay and lies between Malaga Cove and Redondo Beach.
Torrance Homes for Sale and Real EstateTorrance real estate ranks as some of the most expensive not only in California but also across the county. The city has a diverse population comprised largely of educated professionals with higher-than-average incomes. Torrance also has a large Asian community as a result of large-scale immigration in the past couple of decades.
Torrance NeighborhoodsTorrance is comprised of many distinctive neighborhoods including:
Torrance Economy and Employment OpportunitiesTorrance was once a major oil-producing region, but oil wells are nowadays not as common. There is a refinery located in the north end of the city that supplies gasoline to much of Southern California. Two of the three largest Japanese automakers have headquarters in Torrance - Toyota Motor Sales, USA and American Honda Motor Company. Other companies with headquarters in Torrance include:
Torrance AttractionsTorrance is home to many attractions, special events, festivals and points of interest, including:
Torrance Transportation and CommutingTorrance is accessed by several highways and freeways including I-110, I-405, SR 91, SR 107 and SR 1. Public transportation services are provided by Torrance Transit, LACMTA Metro Bus and LADOT services. Torrance has a general aviation airport Zamperini Field with no commercial airline service. The nearest airports with passenger service are Los Angeles International Airport and Long Beach Airport.
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Torrance real estate offices
Re/Max Olson Estates
Buckingham Investments, Inc.
Bay Cities Realty
Exit Realty Experts
Reavans Real Estate & Investme
D.REAMS & CO.
Starts Pacific, Inc.
Person Realty Inc.
Joshua Martin & Associates Rt
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