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Compton Community

Information about Compton Community in the Southeast Region of Los Angeles County.

Facts About Compton
STATUS: Incorporated City
POPULATION: Greater than 94,000
SIZE: About 10.3 square miles
POPULATION DENSITY: More than 9,000 people per square mile
REGION: Southeast
LOCATION: Southern Area of Los Angeles County

Compton Martin Luther King Memorial
Tribute to Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr situated in the City of Compton's Civic Center Plaza. Designed by African American architect Harold L. Williams and sculpted by Canadian sculptor Gerald Gladstone.

Other Compton Attractions
- Angeles Abbey Cemetery Historical Landmark (2923)
- Compton Airport Historical Landmark (1924)
- Eagle Tree Rancho San Pedro Historic Marker (1858)
- Heritage House State Historic Landmark (1869)

- Gateway Towne Shopping Center

City of Compton - Official Web Site

Compton Chamber of Commerce

Wikipedia "Compton" Article

LA Times "Compton Neighborhood" Profile

Compton Travel Guide
Visitor information for the city of Compton published on the "California for Visitors" Web site.

Communities Near Compton
- Carson | Harbor |
- East Rancho Dominguez (aka East Compton) | Southeast |
- Long Beach | Harbor |
- Lynwood | Southeast |
- Paramount | Southeast |
- Rancho Dominguez | Harbor |
- West Rancho Dominguez (aka West Compton) | Southeast |
- Willowbrook | South LA |

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