1.    Torrance is the 6th largest city in Los Angeles

2.    Torrance has the 2nd highest sales volume in Los Angeles County

3.    Torrance is the 34th largest city in the State of California

4.    Approximately 15,000 businesses, licensed to do business inTorrance, represent about 350,000 workers.

5.    Torrance is home to the World Headquarters of Toyota Motor SalesU.S.A., Inc. and the National Headquarters of American Honda Motor Company.

6.    Torrance is recognized as Japan’s top international businesspartner in the U.S.

7.    Torrance is ranked the 2nd safest city in Los Angeles County

8.    The Torrance Fire Department is a ‘Class One’ department, a ratingearned on the basis of effectiveness and held by 43 of the nation’s 46,000 firedepartments

9.    Torrance boasts over 30 parks with 300 acres of parkland, golfing,tennis, swimming and more

10. Torrance is home to Madrona Marsh, one of the country’s few urbanwetland and nature preserves