Designated Resources: HistoricPlacesLA currently includes a significant percentage of data on resources listed as City Historic-Cultural Monuments (HCMs) and Historic Preservation Overlay Zones (HPOZs). Data on these resources, and resources designated under state and federal programs will be enhanced over time.
SurveyLA Resources: HistoricPlacesLA includes information on properties identified as eligible for designation through SurveyLA. Areas of the city in HistoricPlacesLA are recorded on the SurveyLA Data Map and associated table.
If you do not find SurveyLA information on a property in HistoricPlacesLA, it may mean that the data has not yet been published, the area has not yet been surveyed, or that SurveyLA found that the property does not qualify as a historic resource.
Make sure the SurveyLA data is published for the address/area you are searching by referring to the current SurveyLA Data Map and/or Table.
SurveyLA is the first comprehensive program to identify significant historic resources throughout the City of Los Angeles, and is scheduled to be completed in 2017. HistoricPlacesLA includes SurveyLA data published to date. Find out more about SurveyLA at: