Population: 109,450

Living in El Monte, California:
Tips for Moving and Visiting

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If you've been wondering what it's like to live in or visit El Monte, the Crowdsourced Explorer community can help. We asked two people living in El Monte what someone who is considering moving to or visiting there should know. Here are their pros and cons, tips, and advice:


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El Monte is largely made up of a Hispanic and Asian community. It is a smaller city full of good Mexican food, most of your basic conveniences and central to major cities, such as Los Angeles. It is also central to the beach, the mountains and the desert.

Kathleen, says: 2020

If moving to El Monte, California, it is important to note that there are many cultures in this city. While Asian and Hispanic cultures take up the majority of the city, the African American community takes up a good portion of the city. The city has a high rate of crime, so it may not be the best idea to move here with a family.

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