Carson is located in southwestern California and is a suburb of Los Angeles. The city is home of the Home Depot Center which hosts the yearly JP Morgan/Chase tennis tournament. Several movies and TV shows have been filmed in Carson including 24, Reno 911!, Gone in 60 Seconds, Joe Dirt, The Cable Guy, 10 Items or Less. Notable residents have included director/producer/actor Forest Whitaker (The Last King of Scotland), singer Brandy, singer Ray J, and rapper Dr. Dre.
Local Newspapers: Los Angeles Times Courier
Local Sports Teams: LA Clippers, LA Dodgers, LA Galaxy, LA Lakers, LA Kings
Local Colleges: State UniversityCalifornia State University-Dominguez Hills
Zip Codes associated with carson, california: 90745, 90746, 90810
Towns/Cities near carson, california : Torrance, Redondo Beach, Gardena, Compton, Lomita, Long Beach