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Imperial Courts, Los Angeles, California


Imperial Courts is a public housing project located in Watts, Los Angeles, California.

It is located at 11541 Croesus Avenue on Imperial Highway, between Grape Street and Mona Boulevard, near I-105. The federally subsidized project of 498 units was completed in May 1944. It is operated by the [1] It is one of the largest housing projects west of the Mississippi.

Emergency services

Police service

The

Education

Imperial Courts is zoned to:

All three are in the Los Angeles Unified School District.

Notable events

The P Jay Crips were founded at this project.

Parts of the motion picture Training Day were filmed in Imperial Courts to give the movie a true-to-life project setting.

Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas featured a re-creation of Imperial Courts housing projects, in Ganton, Los Santos.

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  • Google satellite map


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