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.

Medical Facilities and Healthcare

Over 100 medical facilities are found in the Gateway Cities COG region, serving both people and their pets.  Facilities include various MemorialCare Health System Hospital locations, various Kaiser Permanente Hospital locations, the Veterans Affairs Long Beach Healthcare System, and various VCA Animal Hospital locations, among others.  The Gateway Cities COG region also benefits from being within 30 miles of world-class medical institutions like City of Hope National Medical Center-Comprehensive Cancer Center (north of the COG region in Duarte), Cedars Sinai Medical Center, and Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center (both west of the COG region in Los Angeles).

The hospital and healthcare industry is also an engine of job growth in the region.  As the Affordable Care Act gets rolled out, thousands of jobs for nurses, technicians, administrators, staff, physicians and insurance providers and related employees will be added to the local economy.

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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