Los Angeles-Facts
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    Walking time 

    Los Angeles has 17,247 km of streets and paths. If you wanted to walk them all, assuming you walked four kilometers an hour, eight hours a day, it would take you 539 days. And, when you need to get home there are 594 bus and tram stops, and subway and railway stations in Los Angeles.


    Assuming that every kilometer of street in Los Angeles has an average of 33 street lamps with 50W of power, then Los Angeles has more than 569,167 street lamps, which use 28.5 megawatts of electricity per hour. Over a number of years, that adds up to the amount of energy produced by a volcanic eruption.

    Local recreation 

    With a total area of 94.4 square kilometers, public green spaces and parks make up 7.2% of Los Angeles’s total area, 1,310 square kilometers. That means each of Los Angeles’s 3,792,621 residents has an average of 24.9 square meters – less than most large Zoo animals!


    When people in Los Angeles want to go out, they are spoilt for choice; the city has more than 1,743 cafés, restaurants, bars, ice-cream parlors, beer gardens, cinemas, nightclubs and theatres. If they were all lined up along a single street, it would need to be at least 10 km long.


    More than 284 sights and monuments, and far more than 1,372 retailers, mean there is plenty of sightseeing to do in Los Angeles. Feeling tired? After a hard day visiting all the cultural attractions in the city, shopping or a night at the theatre, Los Angeles offers more than 183 hotels, youth hostels and camp sites.
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