South Gate

South Gate, city (1990 pop. 86,284), Los Angeles co., S Calif., an industrial suburb of Los Angeles inc. 1923. Among the city's manufactures are metal, electrical, paper, and rubber products consumer goods machinery foods chemicals cutting tools and furniture. The city's population increased significantly in the late 20th century.

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