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  1. With 365 days in the year, 345 of them are sunny days in Long Beach! In addition to enjoying plenty of sunshine, ocean breezes whisper over the city year round.
  2. The Port of Long Beach is one of the largest shipping ports in the world and is the second largest seaport in the United States.
  3. The 3-day Toyota Grand Prix of Long Beach, one of the world’s largest grand prix events, is held every April and more than 180,000 fans come to cheer on the best drivers as they speed down the city streets.
  4. In addition to the Long Beach Grand Prix, Long Beach is home to the Queen Mary, the Aquarium of the Pacific, America’s cargo gateway to the Pacific Rim, and one of the world’s most environmentally safe off-shore oil operations.
  5. Long Beach is also home to major aerospace and technology corporations including Boeing, Gulfstream, Raytheon, and Laserfiche.
  6. USA Today recognized Long Beach as one of the most diverse cities in the U.S.
  7. Long Beach is the 7th largest city in California, the second largest in Los Angeles County, and the 36th largest city in the U.S.
  8. Long Beach boasts 81 miles of beaches and 64 miles of walking trails and bikeway, a nature lover’s dream.
  9. Long Beach’s park system is nationally recognized and there are 92 city owned parks to frolic in.
  10. In 2008, a locally originated movement approved by Long Beach City Council designated the city as the Aquatic Capital of America.
  11. As of 2013, there are 51 Olympians that were born in Long Beach!

lb-caSunny, diverse, Long Beach is a great place for singles, couples, and families alike. With a booming business scene, lavish nightlife, and plenty of daytime activities for all, you can’t go wrong in this city! If you’re interested in living in lovely Long Beach, contact premier Long Beach Realtors, the Hayward Team. We can help you find lofts and condos that are within walking distance of the beach, restaurants, and nightlife!