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Sun Village is a census-designated place in Los Angeles County, California. It is in the eastern Antelope Valley at an elevation of 2,723 feet (830 m). The center of Sun Village may be considered to be Palmdale Boulevard and 87th Street East as noted at the Los Angeles County Assessors office. The 2000 United States census reported Sun Village's population was 9,375. Historically this was the area within the Antelope Valley where African-Americans were redlined into buying real estate until the passage of fair housing and nondiscrimination laws in the mid-1960s. The issue of Sun Village's boundaries has been a topic of debate by the Littlerock and Sun Village Town Councils. Records of deeds and Los Angeles County records reveal that the boundary is Avenue U, to which everything on the north side is Sun Village. Sun Village has been awarded Federal, State, and County grants for the community based on this Avenue U boundary. There is a movement from the Sun Village Town Council to rebrand the area with the Sun Village name, which fell out of popularity in the early 80's. New road signage erected around 2011 now labels Sun Village as a unique community. In 2007, Sun Village and Littlerock Town Councils hammered out a Community Standard District together and it was approved by the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors. In 2014, Officials from the City of Palmdale and Sun Village gathered at the Palmdale City Council Chamber Monday, September 3, 2014 for a historic signing of a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) in which Palmdale removed its sphere of influence in Sun Village, California. Sun Village residents, like many other Antelope Valley communities, has residents who take part in local pageants and parades. It operates its own local chamber of commerce and town council. Jackie Robinson County Park, located in Sun Village, California, is a focal point in Sun Village. The Sun Village Women's Club donated the land to the County to build a park for the community. Jackie Robinson came to the park in person to dedicate it to the community. The Friends of Jackie Robinson Park has kept the dream alive by raising funds throughout the year and supporting programs and projects in the park. There are after school programs, sports programs, homework help, music, marching and cheer leading. Composer and musician Frank Zappa played his music and made many friends in Sun Village when he first got started. Thus Sun Village is the setting of the Frank Zappa song "Village of the Sun".

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This is a comprehensive travel guide for Sun Village in United States. From budgeting tips to finding the best spots, this travel guide has got all the insider information to explore Sun Village like a local. Sun Village is located at a short trip away from Palm Springs a major city in United States. Take a short trip from Sun Village and set some time aside to explore the Palm Springs. Dotted with places like Universal Studios, Santa Monica Pier, The Griffith Observatory; it will definitely be a good idea. Also, to reach Sun Village, you'll have to take a flight to Palm Springs; so its not really a detour. And even if it is, the city is worth paying at least a quick visit. Popular vacation packages of Sun Village are of 1-2 days.

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Facts and Stats for Sun Village*

  • Pollution Statistics in Sun Village

    Know the pollution level of Sun Village before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 65 (High)
    • Water Pollution 40 (Moderate)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 30 (Low)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 55 (Moderate)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 50 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 65 (High)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 35 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 43.75 (Moderate)
  • Sun Village: Crime and Safety

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

    • Burglary and Theft 57.14 (Moderate)
    • Mugging and Robbery 46.43 (Moderate)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 67.86 (High)
    • Corruption and Bribery 57.14 (Moderate)
    • Car Stealing 60 (High)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 67.86 (High)
    • Attacks 67.86 (High)
    • Drug offense 85.71 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 57.14 (Moderate)
    • Safety walking alone during night 25 (Low)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 71.43 (High)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 53.57 (Moderate)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 85.71 (Very High)
  • Living in Sun Village - Quality of Life

    • Safety Index 33.66 (Low)
    • Climate Index 68.12 (High)
    • Pollution Index 61.98 (High)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 48.67 (High)
    • Health Care Index 73.61 (High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 4.93 (Very Low)
    • 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 Sun Village

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in Sun Village

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.1 USD
    • International Movie per seat 13.5 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 35 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 80 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 52.97 USD

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