Torrance Tourism

Visit Torrance - Best of Torrance

Torrance is a city in the South Bay (southwestern) region of Los Angeles County, California, United States. Torrance has 1.5 miles (2.4 km) of beaches on the Pacific Ocean. Torrance has a moderate year-round climate with warm temperatures, sea breezes, low humidity and an average rainfall of 12.55 inches per year. Since its incorporation in 1921, Torrance has grown rapidly. Its estimated 2013 population was 147,478. This residential and light high-tech industries city has 90,000 street trees and 30 city parks. Known for its low crime rates, the city consistently ranks among the safest cities in Los Angeles County. Torrance is the birthplace of the American Youth Soccer Organization (AYSO). In addition, the city of Torrance has the second-highest percentage of Japanese demographic in California (8.88%).

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Discover the beauty of the city's striking landscope, welcome to Torrance, United States. Torrance is located at a short trip away from Santa Barbara a major city in United States. Santa Barbara, is a worth visiting city owing to its prime attractions like Universal Studios, Santa Monica Pier, The Griffith Observatory. To get to this city, remember that the nearest major airport is Santa Barbara Airport. A vacation to Torrance can typically be of 1-2 days. Immerse in the spirit of the city and you'll not miss your home.

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Facts and Stats for Torrance*

  • Pollution Statistics in Torrance

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

    • Air Pollution 41.67 (Moderate)
    • Water Pollution 20.83 (Low)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 54.17 (Moderate)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 41.67 (Moderate)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 8.33 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 12.5 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 20.83 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 33.33 (Low)
  • Torrance: Crime and Safety

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

    • Burglary and Theft 44.44 (Moderate)
    • Mugging and Robbery 55.56 (Moderate)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 52.78 (Moderate)
    • Corruption and Bribery 54.41 (Moderate)
    • Car Stealing 48.61 (Moderate)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 52.78 (Moderate)
    • Attacks 51.39 (Moderate)
    • Drug offense 61.11 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 68.06 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 44.44 (Moderate)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 54.17 (Moderate)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 44.44 (Moderate)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 59.72 (Moderate)
  • Living in Torrance - Quality of Life

    Quality of Life Index of Torrance is 183.85 (Very High)

    • Safety Index 48.45 (Moderate)
    • Climate Index 96.09 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 36.78 (Low)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 40 (Moderate)
    • Cost of Living Index 79.67 (Moderate)
    • Health Care Index 87.5 (Very High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 6.29 (Low)
    • Purchasing Power Index 128.44 (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 Torrance

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

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.1 USD
    • International Movie per seat 13.88 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 35.8 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 84.55 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 49.22 USD

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

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