El Monte's slogan is "Welcome to Friendly El Monte" and historically is known as "The End of the Santa Fe Trail." As of the 2010 census, the city had a total population of 113,475, down from 115,965 at the 2000 census.
Most people assume the name refers to a mountain, but there were no mountains in the valley.Neighborhood Scout contains condition alerts to highlight conditions that are extreme, whether good or bad.I am a easy going, classy woman seeking friendship and love. I'm just a very down-to-earth person with a lot of laughter and a lot of love to give. I'm not just going to settle because someone lives in my own area. I'm very youthful - I have many passions which include comic and coloring books, action figures, movies and I am very much the beach girl. I love laying low, observing and listening just as much as i love sharing stories and discussions, making people laugh, and coming up with the next fun adventure. I am a working professional and love to stay active on my time off work. I feel that I am ; Intellectual, Silly, Funsized, Wonderful and Passionate and Sexual. :-) i'll save the rest for when we meet or have dinner. I'm a home body but I love to take walks in nature. I enjoy the beach, hiking, dancing, good food and am a yoga enthusiast. I believe in Honesty, Communication, Enjoying the Moments, Laughing and Physically Affectionate!!!! when we're all together my family gets pretty goofy. I know a lot of people say that, but if it's true, it's true.