Three Moments In Los Angeles History

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1. 1781

This was the year people first settled in the area, which was originally named El Pueblo de Nuestra Señora de los Angeles dePorciuncula.

2. 1841

In the first official census of Los Angeles, the population was listed as 141.

3. 1870-1900

Between 1870 and 1900 the population skyrocketed from 5,000 to over 100,000 due to the work of a few men who actively promoted the city and built it up to rival San Francisco to the north.

Los Angeles has built itself into one of the biggest cities in the country – and it’s still growing. If you’re building in the Los Angeles area and need electric work, contact Madison Electric at http://callmadisonelectric.com today.

 

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