Gateway Cities COG Regional Overview

Located in southeast Los Angeles County, the Gateway Cities Council of Governments (Gateway Cities COG) region covers about 203 square miles and is home to approximately 2 million hardworking residents, representing about 21% of the total population of Los Angeles County. Comprised of 27 cities, and 9 unincorporated communities, the Gateway Cities COG has been actively involved in major initiatives regarding a variety of issues, including economic development and transportation planning programs.

Major Educational Institutions

There are a number of quality educational institutions in the Gateway Cities COG region, including (but not limited to) Whittier College, California State University, Long Beach (CSULB), Cerritos College, El Camino College Compton Center (formerly Compton College), Long Beach City College, Rio Hondo College.  These schools cater to diverse student populations and provide valuable undergraduate, graduate, and technical educational and training opportunities through superior teaching, research, and hands-on learning programs.  Available degree programs include Associate’s, Bachelor’s, Master’s, and Doctorate’s.  These degree programs span a variety of academic and professional disciplines, including: Arts, Business Administration, Education, Engineering, Health & Human Services, Mathematics, Natural Sciences, and Nursing, among others.

Why the Gateway Cities COG Region is Right for You

Located in southeast Los Angeles County, the Gateway Cities Council of Governments (Gateway Cities COG) region covers approximately 203 square miles and is home to approximately 2 million hardworking and capable residents. With access to global trade via one of the world’s leading full-service seaports, a recently upgraded commercial service airport, rail yards that transport ever-increasing amounts of imports and exports, and an improving network of roads and public transportation, the Gateway Cities region is the perfect location for your business!

With this Gateway Cities website, you can obtain all the information you need to find the right building, lot, or retail space for your business. You may: view available properties in the region; search all available sites; obtain dynamic property and business reports; conduct a dynamic demographic analysis of the region, create and print maps tailored to your needs, and so much more!

 

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