City Manager: Bret Plumlee
City Phone: (562) 431-3538 
City Website:
Public Utilities: Southern California Edison; Southern California Gas Company; Southern California Water
Sales Tax Rate


7.25% for State Sales and Use Tax

0.5% for Countywide Measure M Transportation Tax


Property Tax Rate

Use the Property Tax Allocation Guide


School District Bond Rate

School Bond information is located on your property tax bill. Use the Property Tax Allocation Guide


Pension Funding Liability - Funded Ratio

Public Safety (First Tier) - 79.98%

Public Safety (PEPRA) - 100.47%

Misc. Employees - 77.98%


Unfunded Pension Liability

UAAL% - 62.90%

Pension Liability - $18,846,694

Pension Liability Per Capita - $1624.29


Special Revenues

Transient Occupancy Tax (TOT) - 8%

Other Taxes Particular to City - Utility User Tax (UUT) for all telephone,electricity,gas, and water on residents and commerical - 5%

Elementary Districts:

Los Alamitos Unified School District


High School Districts:

Los Alamitos Unified School District


Unified School Districts:

Los Alamitos Unified School District

Total City Budget - General Fund 2018-2019

$13.5 million




Homeownership Rate:



Median Income: 


Top Employers:

Los Alamitos Medical Center

Arrowhead Products

Trend Offset Printing


Pharmacy Advantage

Bloomfield Bakers

Systems Services of America

Alamitos West Health Care Center


MDA Information Systems

City Council:

Warren Kosumoto

Richard D. Murphy

Mark A. Chirco

Dean Grose

Shelley Hasselbrink


U.S. Representative(s):

Alan Lowenthal (Dist 47)

State Senators:

Tom Umberg (Dist 34)


Assembly Members:

Tyler Diep (Dist 72)