🇺🇸 Signal Hill is a city in Los Angeles County, California. Located high on a hill, the city is an enclave completely surrounded by the city of Long Beach. Signal Hill was incorporated in 1924, three years after oil was discovered there. The diner chain Hof's Hut is headquartered in Signal Hill. Because of this height, it was used by the local Tongva Indians for signal fires that could be seen throughout the surrounding area and even out to Catalina Island, 26 miles (42 km) away.
Top employers Among the top employers in the city are:[ Office Depot; The Home Depot; Costco; Target; Edge Systems LLC; Warren Distributing; Long Beach BMW Auto; Accountable Healthcare IPA; Allied Refrigeration; Mercedes-Benz of Long Beach.
Signal Hill has a population of over 11,016 people. Signal Hill also forms part of the wider Long Beach metropolitan area which has a population of over 466,742 people.