The city of Pico Rivera is known for its historical background in being one of Southern California’s highly developed agricultural areas. In the 1950’s the two towns, Pico and Rivera were merged to form Pico Rivera as it is known today and still proudly hold its roots in the San Gabriel valley located on the southern tip of California in a lush and vibrant area. Pico Rivera is a short drive to the center of Los Angeles (about 25 minutes), making it easy for those who work in the city to drive and still live in a somewhat private community.
Pico Rivera not only has a wide variety of recreational activities within close proximity like hiking, swimming, biking and more but it also offers an expansive list of shopping and entertainment venues to choose from. A favorite dining experience for the locals is a place called Salvatore Italian Restaurant and is known for its amazingly delicious and creamy chicken alfredo! Pico Rivera is also a wonderful place for any family to settle down due to its impeccably clean public parks, highly ranked public and private schools and friendly community as a whole. The amenities that are offered by this area hold great value to its residents and are hard to compare to many places in Southern California. Residents in the Pico Rivera area have access to most major railways and freeways as well as ports and airways so it would not be a hassle to travel to and from Pico Rivera in any way.
The major freeway that runs through the heart of Pico Rivera is the Rosemead/Lakewood Boulevard, CA 19. Along the southeastern border of Pico Rivera is The San Gabriel River Freeway. The population of Pico Rivera is around 63,000 in an area of about 9 square miles. Towns that surround Pico Rivera are as follows; Santa Fe Springs, Commerce, Whittier, and Montebello. Pico Rivera’s location is the perfect setup for any family, student or retiree because of its convenience to Los Angeles and other surrounding cities but also to its rich beauty and private location in the San Gabriel Valley.
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