Rolling Hills Estates

HIstory City Government and Finances


Incorporated: September 18, 1957
Form of Government: Council/Manager
Type of City: General Law
Population: 7,676
Registered Voters: 5,426
Area: 4.18 square miles
Location: Northeast section of the Palos Verdes Peninsula, 23 miles south of central Los Angeles
Climate: Average annual rainfall: 11.72 inches
Average Temperature:
Winter - Low 51 degrees
High 64 degrees
Summer - Low 62 degrees
High 72 degrees
Average westerly winds: 6.5 m.p.h.
Median Age: 39.8 years
Housing Units: 2,873
City Parks (total area): 177.7 acres
City Bridle Paths: 25 miles
City Streets: 30 miles
City Bike Paths: 10 miles