Rolling Hills is an affluent city in Los Angeles County, California. The city was ranked as 21st richest place in the United States on the basis of per capita income.
There are private roads in the guard-gated community of Rolling Hills. Markets, schools and other services are available in the adjacent towns of Palos Verdes Peninsula. A.E. Hanson developed Rolling Hills, he has also developed Hidden Hills.
The city is flanked by Rolling Hills Estates to the north and Rancho Palos Verdes is surrounded on all other sides.
As of the 2010 census, the city population was 1,860, down from 1,871 at the 2000 census.
According to Census report of 2010 in United States, the city has 1860 inhabitants which was surprisingly lesser than the number in 2000. The population density was 622.0 people per square mile. The racial breakdown was 77.3% White, 1.6% African American, 0.3% Native American, 16.3% Asian, 0.1% Pacific Islander, 1.3% from other races, and 3.2% from two or more races.
There were 663 occupied housing units at an average density of 239.4 per square mile, of which 635 were held by owners and only 28 were occupied by renters. According to the 2010 United States Census, Rolling Hills had a median household income of $213,906, with 1.0% of the population living below the federal poverty line.
Palos Verdes Peninsula Unified School District serves education in Rolling Hills. PVPUSD schools have constantly ranked among the best in State and Country. Palos Verdes Peninsula High School was ranked as the 8th best public or private high school in United States. Chadwick School, a famous K-12 private school is also serves the city.
The Los Angeles County Department of Health Services operates the Torrance Health Center in Harbor Gateway, Los Angeles, near Torrance and serving Rolling Hills.
Rolling Hills was incorporated in 1957. It has a council-manager form of government. The city council consists of five members, one of whom is appointed mayor on an annual basis.
In the California State Legislature, Rolling Hills is in the 26th Senate District, represented by Democrat Ben Allen, and in the 66th Assembly District, represented by Republican David Hadley. In the United States House of Representatives, Rolling Hills is in California’s 33rd congressional district, represented by Democrat Ted Lieu.