Palmdale has been a filming location for several movies. Such movies include Mac and Me (1988), Star Trek Generations (1994), Volcano (1997), Bubble Boy (2001), The Terminal (2004), Pirates of the Caribbean: At World's End (2007), and Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen (2009). Rapper Afroman has a song entitled "Palmdale," which is about his life growing up in Palmdale. The city lies very close to the San Andreas Fault, making it prone to strong earthquakes.
Local Newspapers: Antelope Valley Press, La Gaceta (Hispanic) Courier
Local Sports Teams: Lancaster Jet Hawks, LA Avengers (AFL), LA Clippers (NBA), LA Dodgers (MLB), LA Galaxy (MLS), LA Lakers (NBA), LA Kings (NHL), LA Sparks (WNBA)
Local Colleges: State UniversityDeVry University, Chapman University, University of La Verne
Zip Codes associated with palmdale, california: 93550, 93551, 93552, 93591
Towns/Cities near palmdale, california : Littlerock, Desert View Heights, Agua Dulce, Quartz Hill, Acton