About Compton, CA


The city of Compton is commonly associated with Los Angeles, but it is actually its own independent city, not a neighborhood within LA. Compton is actually one of the older cities in Los Angeles County, with an incorporation date of 1888. As of the 2010 Census, the city of Compton has 96,455 residents, and is known to county residents as the “hub city”, because of its location near the exact center of the county. The city has a young community, and the majority of the residents are young blue collar workers.


  • El Camino College Compton Center

    Has the time come for you to get out of the dorm and move into an off campus ECCCC apartment? Perhaps the options available from the El Camino College Compton Center housing office no longer meet your needs and you would like to find a cheap apartment close to the ECCCC campus. If so, you can search for off campus El Camino College Compton Center apartments with MyNewPlace's college housing search.

    Although El Camino College Compton Center student housing may be very conveniently close to campus, moving to an off campus apartment can be a great way to save money, put some distance in between yourself and an RA, get accustomed to living in your own apartment and building up rental history.

    ECCCC apartments for rent are available close to campus and in other neighborhoods around Compton, California. Using our map based university apartment finder, you can find off campus housing near campus to ensure you can still get to all the ECCCC Tartars games and make it to class on time.

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    Have more questions? Check out our articles with renter tips in our apartment guide and search through http://www.compton.edu/.