Updated at 2024-02-23
Los Angeles is the second-largest city in the United States and the representative city on the west coast. Surrounded by mountains on three sides and facing the sea on the other, Los Angeles is a city of many faces. Besides a world-leading film and television industry, the city is best known for Beverly Hills, a shopper's paradise, as well as Disneyland and Universal Studios. In addition, it is also a logistics hub for global shipping.The silver bowl in the picture is a Los Angeles County commemorative item.
Area: 12,310 square kilometers
Population: Approx. 9,720,000 people
Main Industries/Features: Located in California, Los Angeles County is the most populous county in the United States. Los Angeles County alone has a larger population than 42 U.S. states, and its territory is larger than Delaware and Rhode Island.