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About Culver City
Culver City is a five-square-mile, urban community of 39,000 residents surrounded mostly by the City of Los Angeles but also shares a border with unincorporated areas of Los Angeles County. It is centrally located on the Westside near Santa Monica, Beverly Hills, and Los Angeles International Airport. Culver City is particularly known for its well-run public school system, "small town" charm, growing high-tech and creative economies, and a dynamic downtown that is regionally known as a destination for restaurants, live theater, and art galleries. Click/tap here for more about Culver City's history.
"The Heart of Screenland"
The five-member elected City Council is the legislative body for the City of Culver City. The City Council provides overall policy direction which serves to maintain and improve the quality of life in Culver City. Annually each April, the City Council selects from among its members a Mayor and Vice Mayor, to serve in those positions for a period of one year. The City Council typically meets the second and fourth Monday of each month at City Hall. Click/tap here for more information about the City Council.
City Manager John M. Nachbar
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The City Manager’s Office provides leadership, guidance and support to the City organization in the efficient and effective day-to-day management of the City organization implements policies, annual goals and objectives as established by the City Council.
Stats and Figures
- Year of Incorporation: 1917
- Charter City: 1947
- City's area at incorporation: 1.2 square miles
- City's current area: 5.139 square miles
- Culver City Flower: Lantana
- Population: 38,883 as of the 2010 U.S. census; currently estimated above 40,000
- Wording on City Seal: City of Culver City - The Heart of Screenland - Incorporated in 1917
- City Hall location: 9770 Culver Blvd., Culver City, CA 90232
- Current Elected City Officials: 5-member City Council with elections in April, in even-numbered years.
- Schools: Culver City has five operating public elementary schools (including a language magnet), Culver City Middle School, Culver City High School, Culver Park High School (alternative high school), Adult School, and a Children's Center.
- LA County Board of Supervisors: 2nd Supervisorial District
- State: 54th Assembly District and 30th Senate District
- Federal: 37th U.S. Congressional District