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ZIP Code 90012

Primary City:Los Angeles, CA (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Chinatown
County: Los Angeles County
Timezone: Pacific (6:09am)
Area code: 213 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:34.06, -118.24
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 90012

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 90012. In addition to the primary city for a ZIP code, USPS also publishes a list of other acceptable cities that can be used with ZIP code 90012. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 90012, you should not use any of the cities listed as unacceptable. Choose from the primary or acceptable cities when mailing your package or letter.

Primary city:
Los Angeles, CA
Unacceptable:
Federal

Stats and Demographics for the 90012 ZIP Code

ZIP code 90012 is located in south California and covers a slightly less than average land area compared to other ZIP codes in the United States. It also has an extremely large population density.

The people living in ZIP code 90012 are primarily Asian. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of young adults is large. There are also an extremely large number of single adults and an extremely small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 90012 ZIP code is extremely small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 31,103
Population Density 9,618 people per sq mi
Housing Units 11,370
Median Home Value $394,500
Land Area 3.23 sq mi
Water Area 0.06 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 10,327
Median Household Income $28,879

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 36Male Median Age: 35Female Median Age: 39

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male4253804469232,4242,7162,3511,8911,7561,5611,193910671422428390329277
Female4284134115611,1391,284917831652668621586590458527528503493
Total8537938571,4843,5634,0003,2682,7222,4082,2291,8141,4961,261880955918832770

Gender

 Male 19,493 63%
 Female 11,610 37%
Gender

Race

 White 8,432 27.1%
 Black Or African American 4,260 13.7%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 186 0.6%
 Asian 13,696 44.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 56 0.2%
 Other Race 3,603 11.6%
 Two Or More Races 870 2.8%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1616921318920718314177
Renter7912,1611,4551,1779698621,159558
Total8072,3301,6681,3661,1761,0451,300635

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 3,123 30%
 Single Guardian 1,436 14%
 Singles 4,459 43%
 Singles With Roommate 1,309 13%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 8,534 83%
 Households with Kids 1,793 17%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male8879947683777965768265969610711284103253371396
Female83788274788091611037954811019696111107118129163
Total171157176150161157170126179161119177197203208195210371500559

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 90012 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities and universities nearby.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 90012 were primarily built in the 2000s or the 1980s. Looking at 90012 real estate data, the median home value of $394,500 is extremely high compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly higher than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 90012. Rentals in 90012 are most commonly studio apartments. The rent for studio apartments is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. 1 bedrooms are also common and rent for $1,000+/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 90012 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 21,934 70.5%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 8,694 28.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 1 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 33 0.1%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 441 1.4%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 823 7%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 372 3%
 Renter Occupied Households 9,132 80%
 Households Vacant 1,043 9%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 577 55%
 Rented & Unoccupied 57 5%
 For Sale Only 74 7%
 Sold & Unoccupied 42 4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 164 16%
 For Migrant Workers 9 1%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 120 12%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 3,048 36%
 1 Bedroom 2,576 30%
 2 Bedroom 2,298 27%
 3+ Bedroom 561 7%
Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

Cost of Monthly Rent Including Utilities

Cost of a Studio Apartment

Cost of a 1 Bedroom

Cost of a 2 Bedroom

Cost of a 3+ Bedroom

Employment, Income, Earnings, and Work

The median household income of $28,879 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 90012 is likely to be one of the nicer parts of town with a more affluent demographic.

As with most parts of the country, vehicles are the most common form of transportation to places of employment. ZIP code 90012 uses public transportation to get to work more than almost anywhere in the country. If you are a person that likes walking or biking to work, it will be a comfort for you to know that 90012 has a well above average number of people who do not use a vehicle to commute. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. However, that is not the case in 90012. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. There are a slightly smaller percentage of employees that have to travel over 45 minutes to reach their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 7,532 28%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,686 21%
 No Earnings 13,456 50%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Sources of Household Income

Percent of Households Receiving Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Household Investment Income

Percent of Households Receiving Investment Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Household Retirement Income

Percent of Households Receiving Retirement Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 7,532 28%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,686 21%
 No Earnings 13,456 50%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 6,679 67.9%
 Public transportation 1,312 13.3%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 43 0.4%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 1,577 16.0%
 Worked at Home 224 2.3%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The percentage of people that did not graduate high school is among the highest in the nation. The population is likely to value education because they are very well educated themselves. A much higher percentation of the population has received a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 4,996 37.2%
 High School Graduate 4,911 36.6%
 Associate's degree 502 3.7%
 Bachelor's degree 1,948 14.5%
 Master's degree 619 4.6%
 Professional school degree 355 2.6%
 Doctorate degree 87 0.6%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 2,291 88.4%
 Enrolled in Private School 89 3.4%
 Not Enrolled in School 213 8.2%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 90012

ZIP Code 90012 is in the Los Angeles Unf School District. There are 8 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 90012.

Ann Street Elementary
126 East Bloom St
Los Angeles, CA 90012
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Los Angeles Unf School District
Castelar Street Elementary
840 Yale St
Los Angeles, CA 90012
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Los Angeles Unf School District
Solano Avenue Elementary
615 Solano Ave
Los Angeles, CA 90012
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Los Angeles Unf School District
Downtown Business High School
1081 West Temple St
Los Angeles, CA 90012
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Los Angeles Unf School District
Ramon C. Cortines School of Visual and Performing
450 North Grand Ave
Los Angeles, CA 90012
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Los Angeles Unf School District
Hope Leadership Charter
450 Bauchet St Eighth Floor
Los Angeles, CA 90012
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Los Angeles County Office of Education School District
Cathedral High School
1253 Bishops Rd
Los Angeles, CA 90012
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private
Nishi Hongwanji Child Development Center
815 E 1st St
Los Angeles, CA 90012
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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