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POPULATION
The city of West Hollywood is home to over 36,000 residents and over 2,500 businesses. The median age of its citizens is approximately 38 years old. Ethnically, the city is comprised of: Caucasian 90% (Russian 15%), Hispanic 7%, Black 3%, Asian & Pacific Islander 3%, American Indian .2%, Other .1%. West Hollywood is one of the densest cities in the Los Angeles region.

CLIMATE
West Hollywood enjoys a mild, comfortable climate. Situated at the base of the Hollywood Hills, the temperature is a bit warmer than the coastal locations. The average temperature is 72 degrees.

AREA CODES
323 east of La Cienega Blvd. and 310 west of La Cienega Blvd.

ZIP CODES
90069,90046,90048,90038

BUSINESS STATISTICS
Category.................................................Number................. Percent
Retail/Wholesale & Manufacturers....860..........................53%
Corporate Headquarters........................35............................2%
Service Providers..................................487..........................29%
Production: TV, Radio,
Motion Pictures & Publishing................70............................4%
Professionals.........................................202..........................12%

GOVERNMENT
Mayor – John Heilman
Mayor Pro Tempore – Sal Guarriello
Councilmember – John Duran
Councilmember – Abbe Land
Councilmember - Jeffrey Prang
City Manager - Paul Arevalo

IMPORTANT NUMBERS
West Hollywood City Hall...........................(323) 848-6400
8300 Santa Monica Boulevard, West Hollywood, CA 90069
(corner of Santa Monica Blvd. and Sweetzer Ave.)

GENERAL
EMERGENCY...............................................911
AIDS Services...............................................(323) 848-6510
City Council...................................................(323) 848-6460
CityLine Shuttle............................................(800) 447-2189
Dial-a-Ride....................................................(800) 447-2189
Disability Services........................................(323) 851-6746
Domestic Partnerships................................(323) 848-6332
Farmers’ Market............................................(323) 848-6502
Fire Department............................................(323) 262-2111
Garbage.........................................................(323) 848-6404
Gay & Lesbian Services.............................(323) 848-6510
Neighborhood Watch..................................(323) 848-6371
Noise Complaints........................................(323) 848-6475
Parking Permits............................................(323) 848-6392
Public Safety.................................................(323) 848-6558
Recreation Services....................................(323) 848-6308
Recycling/Residential.................................(323) 848-6404
Rent Stabilization.........................................(323) 848-6450
Residential Referral List.............................(323) 848-6419
Russian Community Center.......................(323) 969-0919
Senior Services............................................(323) 848-6510
Sheriff’s Department....................................(310) 855-8850
Social Services.............................................(323) 848-6510
Street Repair.................................................(323) 848-6375
Tenant/Landlord Disputes..........................(323) 848-6450
West Hollywood Chamber of Commerce(323) 650-2688

EMPLOYMENT SERVICES
Employment Assistance Program.............(323) 423-6447
Int. Career Development Center...............(323) 655-9100
Second Careers Program..........................(323) 380-3166
Trinity Learning Center...............................(323) 644-7439
W.H. Employment Service..........................(323) 848-6465
W.H. 24-Hour Job Hotline...........................(323) 848-6309

HOUSING
Affordable Housing Program.....................(323) 848-6479
Neighborhood Improvement......................(323) 848-6475
W. H. Housing Authority..............................(323) 848-6450
MetroRent.com.............................................(323) 848-3490
Westside Rental Connection
(Housing Rental Services).........................(323) 634-7368

LIBRARIES
Int. Gay & Lesbian Archives.......................(310) 854-0271
June Mazer Lesbian Collection................(310) 659-2478
West Hollywood Library..............................(310) 652-5340
Will & Ariel Durant Branch..........................(323) 876-2741

NEWS SOURCES
Frontiers Magazine......................................(323) 848-2222
The Gay Pages.............................................(678) 722-0300
LA Weekly.....................................................(323) 993-3538
Los Angeles Times......................................(310) 314-1245
MetroSource Magazine...............................(323) 850-3486
Park La Brea News/Beverly Press............(323) 933-5518
Pink Magazine..............................................(323) 512-5610
Socal.com......................................................(310) 204-0535
WeHo Magazine..........................................(323) 654-8603
WeHoNews.com..........................................(323) 650-2879
West Hollywood Independent...................(323) 556-5704

PARKS
King Road Park............................................(323) 650-0840
Plummer Park...............................................(323) 848-6530
West Hollywood Park..................................(323) 848-6534
William S. Hart Park.....................................(323) 848-6308

UTILITIES
SBC................................................................(800) 310-2355
Southern California Edison........................(800) 684-8123
The Gas Company.......................................(800) 427-2200
Dept. of Water & Power...............................(323) 481-5800
Beverly Hills Water.......................................(310) 285-2434
Adelphia Cable.............................................(323) 654-5600

SCHOOL DISTRICT
LA Unified School District...........................(213) 742-7572
Administrative Cluster 11
644 W. 17th Street, Los Angeles, CA 90015
Downtown LA Office....................................(213) 625-6000

ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
Gardner Street Elementary........................(323) 876-4710
7450 Hawthorn Avenue, Los Angeles, CA 90046

Laurel Elementary.......................................(323) 654-1930
925 N. Hayworth Avenue, Los Angeles, CA 90046

Rosewood Elementary...............................(323) 651-0166
503 N. Croft Avenue, Los Angeles, CA 90048

West Hollywood Elementary......................(310) 274-5313
970 N. Hammond Street, West Hollywood, CA 90069

MIDDLE SCHOOL
Bancroft Middle School...............................(323) 464-3174
929 N. Las Palmas Avenue, Los Angeles, CA 90038

Burroughs Middle School...........................(323) 938-9146
600 S. McCadden Place, Los Angeles, CA 90005

HIGH/ADULT SCHOOL
Fairfax High School.....................................(323) 651-5200
7850 Melrose Avenue, Los Angeles, CA 90046

Fairfax Adult School....................................(323) 653-4085
7850 Melrose Avenue, Los Angeles, CA 90046

Hollywood High School..............................(323) 461-3891
1521 N. Highland Avenue, Los Angeles, CA 90028

Walt Whitman High School........................(323) 651-0645
7795 Rosewood Drive, Los Angeles, CA 90036

PRIVATE SCHOOL
Center for Early Education.........................(323) 651-0707
563 N. Alfred Street, West Hollywood, CA 90048

Dvorskaya Alternative School...................(323) 822-7900
1317 N. Crescent Heights Boulevard, West Hollywood, CA 90046

Fountain Day School...................................(323) 654-8958
1128 N. Orange Grove Avenue, Los Angeles, CA 90046

Maimonides Academy................................(310) 659-2456
310 N. Huntley Drive, Los Angeles, CA 90048

Pacific Hills School......................................(310) 276-3068
8628 Holloway Drive, West Hollywood, CA 90069

DAY CARE
West Hollywood Daycare...........................(310) 360-3923
723 Huntley Drive, West Hollywood, CA 90069

POST OFFICES
Bicentennial Station....................................(800) 275-8777
7610 Beverly Blvd., Los Angeles, CA 90048

Cole Branch..................................................(800) 275-8777
1125 N. Fairfax Avenue, West Hollywood, CA 90046

Sunset Station..............................................(800) 275-8777
1425 N. Cherokee Avenue, Los Angeles, CA 90046

West Branch..................................................(800) 275-8777
820 N. San Vicente Boulevard, West Hollywood, CA 90069

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