Carson is a city in Los Angeles County in Southern California, situated south of downtown Los Angeles.
The City of Carson was incorporated on February 20, 1968 and is the youngest municipality in the South Bay region of Metropolitan Los Angeles.
As of the 2010 census, Carson had a total population of 91,714.
Located 13 miles (21 km) south of downtown Los Angeles and approximately 14 miles away from the Los Angeles International Airport.
Carson is bordered by West Compton on the north, Compton on the northeast, Long Beach on the east, Wilmington on the south, and West Carson and Harbor Gateway on the west.
According to the United States Census Bureau, Carson has a total area of 19.0 square miles (49 km2). 18.7 square miles (48 km2) of it is land and 0.2 square miles (0.52 km2) of it (1.29%) is water.
Meeting with Representatives from Carson: March 30, 2016
The Los Angeles River runs along next to the eastern part of Carson.
Mile 0 City of Long Beach
Mile 2 Carson
Mile 7 Compton
Mile 9 Paramount
Mile 10 Lynwood
Mile 11 South Gate
Mile 11 Downey
Mile 14 Bell Gardens
Mile 14 Cudahy
Mile 15 Bell
Mile 15 Huntington Park
Mile 16 Maywood
Mile 16 Commerce
Mile 16 Vernon
Mile 20 Los Angeles- Boyle Heights
Mile 21 Los Angeles- Downtown
Mile 24 Los Angeles – Elysian Park
Mile 27 Los Angeles – Atwater Village
Mile 28 Glendale
Mile 33 Burbank
Mile 35 Los Angeles – Universal City
Mile 36 Los Angeles – Studio City
Mile 39 Los Angeles – Sherman Oaks
Mile 43 Los Angeles – Sepulveda Basin
Mile 46 Los Angeles – Encino
Mile 47 Los Angeles – Reseda
Mile 48 Los Angeles – Tarzana
Mile 51 Los Angeles – Canoga Park