In the city of la mirada california, there are many things to do and see. The town has a wide variety of outdoor activities to choose from including golfing and fishing. It also has a large amount of park acreage. In addition, there are several shopping centers and restaurants in the area. The city is also home to Biola University, a private Christian institution.
According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 7.9 square miles, of which, 7.8 square miles is land and 0.02 square mile (0.22%) is water. The city is located on the border between Orange and Los Angeles counties. The cities of Buena Park and South Whittier lie to the north. La Mirada is also near Disneyland and Knott’s Berry Farm, which are popular tourist attractions.
The city has a dense suburban feel and the residents are very friendly. There are many parks and coffee shops in the city and the schools are highly rated. There are many young professionals who live in the city. The crime rate is lower than most other communities in the county.
La Mirada is served by the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department. The department’s Norwalk station has a substation in the city. In addition, the city contracts with the LA County Fire Department to provide emergency services. La Mirada Fire personnel often respond to emergencies in neighboring communities such as South Whittier and Buena Park, in a process called automatic aid.