<p><b>Little Armenia</b> is a community that is part of the <a href="/pages/w/106509412717880">Hollywood</a> district of <a href="/pages/w/110970792260960">Los Angeles, California</a>. It falls within the area referred to as <a href="/pages/w/106242802745677">East Hollywood</a>. The area is served by the <a href="/pages/w/143262705684962">Metro Red Line</a> at the <a href="/pages/w/267104796745909">Hollywood/Western station</a>.</p><p>Little Armenia is defined by the <a href="/pages/w/143443465670118">Los Angeles City Council</a> as "the area bounded on the north by Hollywood Boulevard between the 101 Freeway and Vermont Avenue, on the east by <a href="/pages/w/103117843061697">Vermont Avenue</a> from <a href="/pages/w/109114269114977">Hollywood Boulevard</a> to <a href="http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Santa_Monica_Boulevard" class="wikipedia">Santa Monica Boulevard</a>, on the south by Santa Monica Boulevard between Vermont Avenue and <a href="/pages/w/107032396000177">U.S. Route 101</a> and on the west by Route 101 from Santa Monica Boulevard to Hollywood Boulevard" (adopted on 6 October 2000). It also overlaps substantially with <a href="/pages/w/106838386020928">Thai Town</a>.</p><h2>History and geography</h2><p>Its name comes from the large number of <a href="/pages/w/137675742924374">Armenian-American</a>s who live in the area and also from the large number of <a href="/pages/w/112215538792692">Armenia</a>n stores and businesses that had already opened in the neighborhood by the early 1970s.</p><p>St. Garabed <a href="/pages/w/108356149184499">Armenian Apostolic Church</a> is an Armenian church that is located inside Little Armenia. St. Garabed church is the place of prayer for the vast majority of Armenians living in Hollywood. It is located on Alexandria Avenue and it was built in 1978. The church is located in front of the <a href="/pages/w/103078349733092">Rose and Alex Pilibos Armenian School</a>.</p>
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