Fun Facts About Anaheim, CA
Winemakers and grape farmers founded Anaheim. After grape crops failed, oranges became the most abundant crop of the town.
Anaheim translates to home by the river. It got its name ‘Ana’ because of its proximity to the Santa Ana River, “heim’ is a German word for ‘home.’
Before the opening of Disneyland in 1955, the city was one sizeable rural community.
In 1924 KKK members were hired to reform the politics of Anaheim.
There are a lot of different historic homes that you can drive by and some that you can visit in Anaheim.
Many different landmark buildings in Anaheim from the 1950s are still intact, and some have not changed, offering a step back in time when one visits them.
In 1924 Anaheim hosted its very first Halloween parade, and till today it continues to hold one of the largest shows in the U.S.
The city is home to the largest and most important convention centers on the West Coast.
Area Codes: 714
Zip Codes: 92801,92802,92803, 92804, 92805, 92806, 92807, 92808, 92809, 92812, 92814, 92815, 92816, 92817, 92825, 92831, 92832, 92850, 92870, 92880, 92899
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