Marina del Rey – At A Glance

  • Created by Public Law 780 in 1954
  • Public Law 780 was signed by Pres. Dwight D. Eisenhower
  • Named “Marina del Rey” by an act of Congress in 1962
  • Marina del Rey was dedicated on April 10, 1965
  • Largest man-made marina in North America
  • Offshore fishing species: halibut, yellowfin, perch, barracuda, rockfish, cod, mackerel and sea bass.
  • Marina del Rey population: 8,866
  • Regional population: 21,576
  • Acreage: 807 (half under water)
  • Bordered by: Venice, Playa del Rey, Pacific Ocean
  • Slips: 4,602
  • Anchorages and Marinas: 22
  • Rental Apartments: 5,445
  • Condominiums: 600
  • Hotels: 6
  • Hotel Rooms: 1,103
  • 1 million square feet of office, restaurant and retail development

 

Source: Marina del Rey Historical Society, visitmarinadelrey.com

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