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Hawthorne


Hawthorne is a city in southwestern Los Angeles County, California. The city at the 2010 census had a population of 84,293, up from 84,112 at the 2000 census and in 2013 a population of 86,199.

The city was founded in 1905 as the “Hawthorne Improvement Company” by B.L. Harding and H.D. Lombard.

Harding’s daughter shared her birthday—July 4, American Independence Day—with New England author Nathaniel Hawthorne, and a decision was made to name the city after him.

According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has an area of 6.1 square miles (16 km2), over 99% of it land.

To the north of Hawthorne is the unincorporated community of Lennox and the city of Inglewood. To the east is the unincorporated community of Athens and the city of Gardena. To the south is the unincorporated community of El Camino Village, and the cities of Lawndale and Redondo Beach. Manhattan Beach is at the southwest corner of Hawthorne, and the city of El Segundo is to the west of Hawthorne. The unincorporated community of Del Aire is surrounded on three sides by the city of Hawthorne along western edge of Hawthorne.

SpaceX, an American aerospace manufacturer and space transport services company, is headquartered in Hawthorne.

See all Homes for sale in the city of Hawthorne.

  1. 3 beds, 3 baths
    Home size: 1,576 sq ft
    Lot size: 5,227 sqft
    Year built: 2006
    Days on market: 1
  2. 2 beds, 1 bath
    Home size: 520 sq ft
    Lot size: 3,484 sqft
    Year built: 1925
    Days on market: 2
  3. 3 beds, 2 baths
    Home size: 1,216 sq ft
    Lot size: 4,791 sqft
    Year built: 1951
    Days on market: 3
  4. 2 beds, 1 bath
    Home size: 920 sq ft
    Lot size: 6,098 sqft
    Year built: 1956
    Days on market: 5
  5. 3 beds, 2 baths
    Home size: 1,620 sq ft
    Lot size: 5,662 sqft
    Year built: 1953
    Days on market: 6
  6. 4 beds, 2 baths
    Home size: 1,371 sq ft
    Lot size: 5,662 sqft
    Year built: 1947
    Days on market: 9
  7. 3 beds, 1 bath
    Home size: 1,250 sq ft
    Lot size: 5,227 sqft
    Year built: 1951
    Days on market: 10
  8. 3 beds, 2 baths
    Home size: 1,414 sq ft
    Lot size: 8,276 sqft
    Year built: 1930
    Days on market: 10
  9. 3 beds, 1 bath
    Home size: 924 sq ft
    Lot size: 5,662 sqft
    Year built: 1924
    Days on market: 12
  10. 3 beds, 1 bath
    Home size: 1,369 sq ft
    Lot size: 6,534 sqft
    Year built: 1944
    Days on market: 13

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(all data current as of 7/22/2017)

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