Arcadia Tourism, California

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Arcadia is a city in Los Angeles County, California, United States located about 13 miles (21 km) northeast of downtown Los Angeles in the San Gabriel Valley and at the base of the San Gabriel Mountains. It is the site of the Santa Anita Park racetrack and home to the Los Angeles County Arboretum and Botanic Garden. The city had a population of 56,364 at the 2010 census, up from 53,248 at the 2000 census. The city is named after Arcadia, Greece. In 2012, Arcadia was ranked 7th in the nation on CNN Money magazine's list of towns with highest median home costs. Arcadia's Upper Rancho neighborhood was ranked the 23rd richest neighborhood in Southern California by Business Insider in 2014; out ranking Orange County's Newport Beach with a median household income of $310,779. In 2010, Bloomberg Businessweek named Arcadia as one of the "Best Places to Raise Your Kids: 2010" for the second year in a row.

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If you are looking for travel information of Arcadia in United States, you've come to the right place. The nearest major city to Arcadia is Palm Springs. Palm Springs is bestowed with interesting set of attractions like Universal Studios, Santa Monica Pier, The Griffith Observatory. To reach Arcadia, hop on a flight to airport which is the nearest major Palm Springs International Airport. 1-2 days is an ideal duration of visit to Arcadia.

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Facts and Stats for Arcadia*

  • Pollution Statistics in Arcadia

    Know the pollution level of Arcadia before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 75 (High)
    • Water Pollution 50 (Moderate)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 62.5 (High)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 37.5 (Low)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 25 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 50 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 75 (High)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 37.5 (Low)
  • Living in Arcadia - Quality of Life

    • Climate Index 67.71 (High)
    • Pollution Index 69.83 (High)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 35 (Moderate)
    • Health Care Index 88.89 (Very High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 7.79 (Moderate)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Cost for Essentials in Arcadia

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in Arcadia

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.1 USD
    • International Movie per seat 15 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 36 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 79.17 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 44.83 USD

*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced ​and subjected to change without notice.

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