San Pedro is a community within the city of Los Angeles, California. Formerly a separate city, it consolidated with Los Angeles in 1909. The Port of Los Angeles, a major international seaport, is partially located within San Pedro. The district has grown from being dominated by the fishing industry to become primarily a working class community within the city of Los Angeles.
San Pedro was declared 2017 Neighborhood of the year by Curbed Los Angeles.San Pedro is mainly pronounced as “San Pee-dro” by locals.
- 22.8% of residents 25 and older have a four-year degree, about average for the city of Los Angeles and about average for the county
- In Los Angeles County, Agua Dulce, Signal Hill and San Gabriel have the nearest percentage of residents 25 and older with a four-year degree.
- The percentage of residents 25 and older with a high school diplomais high for the county.