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ZIP Code 90020

Primary City:Los Angeles, CA (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Koreatown|Wilshire|Mid-Wilshire
County: Los Angeles County
Timezone: Pacific (2:53am)
Area code: 213 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:34.07, -118.31
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 90020

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 90020. 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 90020. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 90020, 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:
Sanford

Stats and Demographics for the 90020 ZIP Code

ZIP code 90020 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 90020 are primarily Asian. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of seniors is small. There are also an extremely small number of families and an extremely large number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 90020 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 38,967
Population Density 34,475 people per sq mi
Housing Units 17,900
Median Home Value $511,800
Land Area 1.13 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 16,514
Median Household Income $38,510

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 35Male Median Age: 34Female Median Age: 35

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1,1741,1121,0071,0551,5222,1272,1232,0511,6611,4401,20090178946732021512592
Female1,0891,0089281,0381,5392,0892,0391,9151,5211,4561,2821,088937582416292213154
Total2,2632,1201,9352,0933,0614,2164,1623,9663,1822,8962,4821,9891,7261,049736507338246

Gender

 Male 19,381 50%
 Female 19,586 50%
Gender

Race

 White 9,486 24.3%
 Black Or African American 2,270 5.8%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 222 0.6%
 Asian 18,515 47.5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 31 0.1%
 Other Race 7,041 18.1%
 Two Or More Races 1,402 3.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1214027628333923911039
Renter1,0224,0453,8792,9111,882820406111
Total1,0344,1854,1553,1942,2211,059516150

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 5,814 35%
 Single Guardian 3,166 19%
 Singles 5,873 36%
 Singles With Roommate 1,661 10%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 12,032 73%
 Households with Kids 4,482 27%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male230241244225229207240199237200183211216197217213210218197246
Female208235209209218193216180201202166203168189208209182219220231
Total438476453434447400456379438402349414384386425422392437417477

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 90020 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more universities nearby.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 90020 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1970s. Looking at 90020 real estate data, the median home value of $511,800 is extremely high compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 90020 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 90020 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 90020 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 38,811 99.6%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 8 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 13 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 135 0.3%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,179 7%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 259 1%
 Renter Occupied Households 15,076 84%
 Households Vacant 1,386 8%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 1,077 77.7%
 Rented & Unoccupied 44 3.2%
 For Sale Only 75 5.4%
 Sold & Unoccupied 11 0.8%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 106 7.6%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 73 5.3%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 3,512 23%
 1 Bedroom 7,844 52%
 2 Bedroom 3,293 22%
 3+ Bedroom 328 2%
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 $38,510 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 90020 may not be as nice as other parts of town.

As with most parts of the country, vehicles are the most common form of transportation to places of employment. ZIP code 90020 uses public transportation to get to work more than almost anywhere in the country. 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 90020. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. It is much more common for employees to have to travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment than most parts of country which could indicate bad traffic or that people typically live far from where they work.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 15,995 48%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 6,224 19%
 No Earnings 11,132 33%
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 15,995 48%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 6,224 19%
 No Earnings 11,132 33%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 13,797 66.8%
 Public transportation 4,552 22.0%
 Taxicab 55 0.3%
 Motorcycle 89 0.4%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 1,015 4.9%
 Worked at Home 1,138 5.5%
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 area has some of the highest percentages of people who attended college of any ZIP.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 2,580 18%
 High School Graduate 5,228 37%
 Associate's degree 738 5%
 Bachelor's degree 4,218 30%
 Master's degree 830 6%
 Professional school degree 388 3%
 Doctorate degree 119 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 4,716 76.8%
 Enrolled in Private School 1,074 17.5%
 Not Enrolled in School 353 5.7%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 90020

ZIP Code 90020 is in the Los Angeles Unf School District. There are 5 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 90020.

City Charter Elementary
345 South Rossmore Ave
Los Angeles, CA 90020
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Los Angeles Unf School District
Yavneh Hebrew Academy
5353 W 3rd St
Los Angeles, CA 90020
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Pilgrim School
540 S Commonwealth Ave
Los Angeles, CA 90020
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
New Horizon School-Los Angeles Campus
434 S Vermont Ave
Los Angeles, CA 90020
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
New Covenant Academy
3119 W 6th St
Los Angeles, CA 90020
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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