Global Call Forwarding (GCF) offers virtual toll free numbers in the Greater Los Angeles area. Calls made to these numbers are toll free and can reach your chosen destinations anywhere in the world. These virtual toll free numbers give your business a virtual office in any Los Angeles locality that you choose.

The follow sections discuss the most populous of the 88 incorporated cities in Los Angeles County. The information contained therein may give insights as to where to locate a virtual office by purchasing a virtual toll free number.

City of Los Angeles

The population of the city of Los Angeles was 3,976,322 based on US Census 2016 city population estimates. The city’s website is, “https://www.lacity.org/”. In 2015, Fortune 500 listed the top publicly traded companies in Los Angeles based on revenues. These companies in descending order are: Occidental Petroleum Corporation, Health Net, Inc, Reliance Steel & Aluminum Co, AECOM Technology Corporation, Oaktree Capital Group, LLC, and CBRE Group, Inc. Virtual toll free numbers in Los Angeles will have either a 213 or a 323 area code followed by a seven-digit telephone number.

Long Beach

Long Beach is part of the Greater Los Angeles Area. Its population was 462,257 based on US Census 2016 city population estimates. The city’s website is, “http://www.longbeach.gov/”. The Port of Long Beach is a busy cargo port for shipping between the United States and the Pacific Rim, and it is adjacent to the Port of Los Angeles. The following table lists the top employers in Long Beach.

 

Top Long Beach Employers
Employer Number of Employees
Long Beach Unified School District 12,143
Long Beach Memorial Medical Center 5,146
City of Long Beach 5,074
Boeing 4,203
California State University, Long Beach 2,881
VA Long Beach Healthcare System 2,480
Long Beach City College 2,456
California State University, Long Beach Foundation 1,420
St. Mary Medical Center 1,420
Molina Healthcare 861

 

According to the Orange County Register, other large employers in Long Beach include:  Denso, Epson, Gulfstream Aerospace, Laserfiche, Long Beach Transit, College Medical Center, the Queen Mary, SCAN Health Plan, TABC, and Verizon.

Virtual toll free numbers in Long Beach have a 562 plus a seven-digit phone number.

Glendale

Glendale, located 10 miles north of downtown Los Angeles, has a population of 200,831 based on US Census 2016 city population estimates. It has one of the largest Armenian communities in the United States, and it was the departure point for Charles Lindbergh flying the first commercial, west-to-east transcontinental flight.

The following table lists the top Glendale employers in 2016.

Top Glendale Employers
Employer Number of Employees
Glendale Adventist Medical Center 2,662
Glendale Unified School District 2,460
City of Glendale 1,997
Dreamworks Animation 1,478
Glenair Inc. 1,332
Nestle Company 1,275
Glendale Community College 1,242
Glendale Memorial Medical Center 1,200
USC Verdugo Hills Hospital 726
Public Storage 354

Virtual toll free numbers in Glendale have an 818 area code followed by a seven-digit number. The City of Glendale website is, “http://glendaleca.gov/”.

Santa Clarita

Santa Clarita is located north-northwest of Los Angeles. Its population in 2016 was 181,972 according to “Population and Housing Unit” estimates. It occupies most of the Santa Clarita Valley in close proximity to hiking trails in the surrounding mountains.

The following table lists the top Santa Clarita employers as reported in its Comprehensive Annual Financial Report for the fiscal year ending June 2014.

Top Santa Clarita Employers
Employer Number of Employees
Six Flags Magic Mountain 4,500
Princess Cruises 1,600
Henry Mayo Newhall Memorial Hospital 1,400
Quest Diagnostics 850
The Master’s College 800
Woodward HRT 772
Boston Scientific 770
California Institute of the Arts 690
Walmart 624
Aerospace Dynamics International 548

 

Virtual toll free numbers in Santa Clarita have a 661 area code followed by a seven-digit number. The City of Santa Clarita’s website is, “http://www.santa-clarita.com/”.

Lancaster and Palmdale

Lancaster is located 70 miles north of downtown Los Angeles. Its southern neighbor is Palmdale (2016 population 157,356). The San Gabriel Mountains separate these two cities from the Los Angeles Basin. In 2016, Lancaster’s population according to “Population and Housing Unit” estimates was 160,106.

Lancaster has established a partnership with BYD, a Chinese company. Because of this partnership, BYD has located two manufacturing facilities in Lancaster.

  • 120,000 sq ft facility for BYD electric buses
  • 44,000 sq ft facility for large scale batteries

Lancaster also has the largest solar production per capita in California. Lancaster’s unemployment in 2017 was only 6%.

Virtual toll free numbers in Lancaster and Palmdale have a 661 area code followed by a seven-digit telephone number. The website for the City of Lancaster is, “http://www.cityoflancasterca.org/”. The website for the City of Palmdale is, “http://www.cityofpalmdale.org/”.

The following table lists the largest employers of Palmdale in 2009.

 

Top Palmdale Employers
Employer Number of Employees
Lockheed Martin 3,700
Northrop Grumman 2,100
Antelope Valley Mall 1,800
Palmdale School District 1,792
Walmart 1,242
Antelope Valley Union High School District 1,116
Boeing 850
Palmdale Regional Medical Center 800+
Westside Union School District 587
Los Angeles County 500
CarMax No available figure