Altadena is an unincorporated area and census-designated place in Los Angeles County, California, United States, approximately 14 miles (23 km) from the downtown Los Angeles Civic Center, and directly north of the city of Pasadena, California. The population was 42,777 at the 2010 census, up from 42,610 at the 2000 census.

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Local Services Information







Waste Removal



Please contact the cable companies as coverage varies by neighborhood.

Southern California Edison 800.655.4555

Southern California Gas 877.238.0092

Please contact the telephone companies as coverage varies by neighborhood.

Athens Services 888.336.6100

Allied Waste 888.742.5234

Las Flores Water District 626.797.1138

Lincoln Avenue Water Company 626.798.9101

Rubio Canyon Land and Water Assoc. 626.797.0509


School Information

  Residents are zoned to Pasadena Unified School District schools. Zoned schools include:
  • Altadena Elementary School
  • Edison Elementary School
  • Franklin Elementary School
  • Jackson Elementary School
  • Webster Elementary School
  • Aveson Charter Schools
  • Odyssey Charter School
  • Eliot Middle School
  • Muir High School
  • Pasadena High School
  • John Marshall Fundamental
  • Blair High School
Private schools include:
  • Sahag-Mesrob Armenian Christian School
  • St. Elizabeth Catholic School
  • Saint Mark's
  • Pasadena Waldorf School
  • Fair Oaks Academy


See a list of current and upcoming cultural attractions in the area.


  1. Pizza Of Venice

    Pizza, American (New)

    2545 N Fair Oaks Ave
    Altadena, CA 91001

  2. Rodney's Ribs

    Food Truck, Barbeque

    385-425 W Woodbury Rd
    Altadena, CA 91001

  3. Fair Oaks Burger


    2560 Fair Oaks Ave
    Altadena, CA 91001

  4. El Caporal

    Mexican, Seafood, Burgers

    2100 N Fair Oaks Ave
    Altadena, CA 91001

  5. El Patron


    2555 Lakes Ave
    Altadena, CA 91001

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