Lynwood Tourism, California

Visit Lynwood - Best of Lynwood

Lynwood is a city in Los Angeles County, California. As of the 2010 census, the city had a total population of 69,772, down from 69,845 at the 2000 census. Lynwood is located near South Gate and Compton in the southern portion of the Los Angeles Basin. Incorporated in 1921, the city is named for Mrs. Lynn Wood Sessions, wife of a local dairyman, Charles Sessions. The local railroad siding and later Pacific Electric Railway station were named after the dairy.


This is a perfect opportunity to take a break from your routine and enjoy a fun-filled holiday. Lynwood in United States is an ideal destination for a vacation! A gripping city on its own right, Palm Springs also deserves a visit. So, ideally any vacation planner would recommend you to visit Palm Springs for its bountiful attractions like Universal Studios, Santa Monica Pier, The Griffith Observatory on your trip to Lynwood. If you want to fly to the destination, you can choose the nearest major airport to take a flight. The nearest major airport is Palm Springs International Airport. Tour packages of Lynwood are of 1 to 2 days duration.

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Facts and Stats for Lynwood*

  • Pollution Statistics in Lynwood

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

    • Air Pollution 54.12 (Moderate)
    • Water Pollution 60.11 (High)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 59.55 (Moderate)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 50.82 (Moderate)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 40.93 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 35.67 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 40.96 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 45.69 (Moderate)
  • Lynwood: Crime and Safety

    How safe is Lynwood for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Lynwood.

    • Burglary and Theft 44.75 (Moderate)
    • Mugging and Robbery 42.82 (Moderate)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 51.25 (Moderate)
    • Corruption and Bribery 48.73 (Moderate)
    • Car Stealing 44.48 (Moderate)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 50.14 (Moderate)
    • Attacks 44.51 (Moderate)
    • Drug offense 60.99 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 70.44 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 43.65 (Moderate)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 45.58 (Moderate)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 35.58 (Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 54.75 (Moderate)
  • Living in Lynwood - Quality of Life

    Quality of Life Index of Lynwood is 148.52 (High)

    • Safety Index 51.51 (Moderate)
    • Climate Index 95.61 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 58.94 (Moderate)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 48.07 (High)
    • Cost of Living Index 79.41 (Moderate)
    • Health Care Index 64.83 (High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 8.02 (Moderate)
    • Purchasing Power Index 110.65 (Very High)
    • 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 Lynwood

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

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.15 USD
    • International Movie per seat 15 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 43.49 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 77.74 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 49.44 USD

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

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