Monrovia is located in the San Gabriel Valley of Los Angeles County, California. It is a diverse city with a population 36, 590, and is firmly established as a center of business and high-technology.
Monrovia received an All American City Award in 1995. It is famous as the home of the precursor to the first McDonalds. Most activity takes place in Monrovia's Old Town. Every Friday from March through December, thousands of visitors attend the Family Festival Street Fair. It is the largest street fair in California. The Krikorian Premiere Theatre, with twelve screens, is also located in the Old Town. On Myrtle Avenue, Huntington Avenue, and Foothills Boulevard there are many small shops and restaurants. Many television shows, movies, and commercials are filmed in Monrovia. A popular attraction is the Upton Sinclair House, a National Historic Landmark.
Monrovia is home to Citrus Community College and Mt. Sierra College of Design. Mt Sierra College offers bachelor degrees in game arts, telecommunications, graphic design, and business administration. Also, many universities are nearby, including the California Institute of Technology, the University of Southern California, Claremont Colleges, and California State University at Los Angeles. The students at all of these colleges require storage space for their possessions, especially over summer break.
Housing costs in Monrovia are among the highest in the nation. Most of the residents are employed in professional jobs. Monrovia also has many artists and people working in technology. Many businesses are based in Monrovia. Original Tommy's, Trader Joe's, and Naked Juice have headquarters in the city. Both large and start-up high-technology and bio-technology firms are located along Monrovia's East Huntington Drive technology corridor. As more businesses move into the area, they will need storage space.
Brian Shreckengast is a writer at Self Storage Deals.
|Self Storage Facility||Phone||Address|
|Dry Dock Storage||626-445-8762||3131 Peck Rd, Monrovia, CA 91016|
|Door To Door Storage||626-930-0026||Monrovia, CA 91016|