Downey CA Real Estate

Downey Homes for SaleDowney, California is located in southeastern part of Los Angeles, and boasts a population over 111,000 citizens. Downey has a rich history, as the home of the Tongva people, and later the Spanish, who settled in the area in nearby Alta, California. The city is known for aerospace engineering, as Downey was the home of Vultee Aircraft, which was later purchased by Boeing. The company pioneered the Apollo Space Program and the Space Shuttle program, at Downey’s Rockwell NASA plant. The city is also home to the Rancho Los Amigos National Rehabilitation Center, a major employer of residents of Downey.

Downey is home to the oldest surviving McDonald’s restaurant. It was the third restaurant built for the chain, constructed in 1953. Visitors can both dine in the old restaurant, which has been renovated due to Earthquake damage, and visit the adjoining gift shop and museum. Other regular institutions in Downey include Johnnie’s Diner, now a Bob’s Big Boy Broiler, after being bought by Bob’s, and the site of the first Taco Bell, which was built in 1962, though the building was recently moved to Irvine, California, where it is on display.

The city of Downey is an ideal place to raise a family. The average temperature is in the 70s and 80s, in a semi-arid climate. The city is a half-hour drive from the beach, making it an easy drive for beach fun by residents. There is access to multiple beaches, plus a variety of watersports. Sailing, whale watching, and visiting the off coast islands are all activities that can be done regularly by those who live in Downey. It is also a great commuter location, as the city lies between Los Angeles and San Diego.

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