Beverly Hills, California

Beverly Hills is a city in Los Angeles County, California. Located within 5.71 square miles (14.8 km2), and surrounded by the cities of Los Angeles and West Hollywood, it has a population of 32,701 according to the 2020 census.[7]

Beverly Hills, California
City of Beverly Hills
Beverly Hills at the corner of Rodeo Drive
and Via Rodeo in 2012. Breguet, Versace and Stefano Ricci can be seen.
Nicknames: 
"Garden Spot of the World," "B.H.," "Bev Hills," "90210," "The Hills"
Location within Los Angeles County, California.
Beverly Hills
Location within the Los Angeles metropolitan area
Beverly Hills
Location within California
Beverly Hills
Location within the United States
Coordinates: 34°4′23″N 118°23′58″W
CountryUnited States
StateCalifornia
CountyLos Angeles
IncorporatedJanuary 28, 1914[1]
Named forBeverly Farms
Beverly, Massachusetts
Government
  TypeCouncil-manager
  MayorLili Bosse[2]
  Vice mayorJulian A. Gold[2]
  City councilLester Friedman[2]
Sharona Nazarian
John Mirsch
  City ManagerGeorge Chavez[3]
Area
  Total5.71 sq mi (14.79 km2)
  Land5.71 sq mi (14.78 km2)
  Water0.00 sq mi (0.00 km2)  0.04%
Elevation259 ft (79 m)
Population
 (2020)
  Total32,701
  Density5,728.98/sq mi (2,212.00/km2)
Time zoneUTC−8 (Pacific)
  Summer (DST)UTC−7 (PDT)
ZIP codes
90209–90213[6]
Area codes310/424, 323
FIPS code06-06308
GNIS feature IDs1652672, 2409840
Websitewww.beverlyhills.org

The city is home to many celebrities, luxury hotels, and the Rodeo Drive shopping district.

Originally a Mexican ranch where lima beans were grown, Beverly Hills was incorporated in 1914 by a group of investors who had failed to find oil, but found water instead and eventually decided to develop it into a town.


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