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ZIP Code 90026

Primary City:Los Angeles, CA (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Echo Park
County: Los Angeles County
Timezone: Pacific (12:19pm)
Area code: 213 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:34.08, -118.26
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 90026

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 90026. 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 90026. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 90026, 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:
Echo Park, Edendale, Silver Lake

Stats and Demographics for the 90026 ZIP Code

ZIP code 90026 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 90026 are primarily white. 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 90026 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 67,869
Population Density 16,063 people per sq mi
Housing Units 26,686
Median Home Value $551,500
Land Area 4.23 sq mi
Water Area 0.09 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 24,956
Median Household Income $44,327

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

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

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male2,0701,7141,9252,3092,7763,8323,5893,1802,9792,4852,1471,7181,260854626480290281
Female1,8451,8291,8372,1202,6393,5583,2022,7972,5392,2052,0301,7751,4071,034832668508529
Total3,9153,5433,7624,4295,4157,3906,7915,9775,5184,6904,1773,4932,6671,8881,4581,148798810

Gender

 Male 34,515 51%
 Female 33,354 49%
Gender

Race

 White 31,713 46.7%
 Black Or African American 2,001 2.9%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 852 1.3%
 Asian 11,759 17.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 84 0.1%
 Other Race 18,107 26.7%
 Two Or More Races 3,353 4.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner404751,2661,2341,173779524232
Renter1,0675,5474,8073,5222,2741,179613224
Total1,1076,0226,0734,7563,4471,9581,137456

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 8,021 32%
 Single Guardian 5,412 22%
 Singles 7,417 30%
 Singles With Roommate 4,106 16%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 17,579 70%
 Households with Kids 7,377 30%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male463399416359367335325336351344354399398430444448494441482513
Female404370316338374363350373369359348389373368400420443451406451
Total867769732697741698675709720703702788771798844868937892888964

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 90026 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities, nursing homes and universities nearby.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 90026 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 90026 real estate data, the median home value of $551,500 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 90026. Rentals in 90026 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $1,000+/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 90026 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 66,906 98.6%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 59 0.1%
 Juvenile Facilities 28 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 186 0.3%
 Other Institutional 21 0.0%
 College Student Housing 83 0.1%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 586 0.9%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 4,448 17%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,275 5%
 Renter Occupied Households 19,233 72%
 Households Vacant 1,730 6%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 850 49.1%
 Rented & Unoccupied 59 3.4%
 For Sale Only 84 4.9%
 Sold & Unoccupied 68 3.9%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 131 7.6%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.1%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 537 31.0%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 3,007 15%
 1 Bedroom 8,436 42%
 2 Bedroom 6,432 32%
 3+ Bedroom 2,169 11%
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 $44,327 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 90026 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 90026 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 90026. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 21,925 39%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 17,038 30%
 No Earnings 17,503 31%
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 21,925 39%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 17,038 30%
 No Earnings 17,503 31%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 22,729 69.0%
 Public transportation 6,567 19.9%
 Taxicab 103 0.3%
 Motorcycle 64 0.2%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 1,600 4.9%
 Worked at Home 1,889 5.7%
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 6,453 26.7%
 High School Graduate 7,978 33.0%
 Associate's degree 1,610 6.7%
 Bachelor's degree 5,903 24.4%
 Master's degree 1,804 7.5%
 Professional school degree 292 1.2%
 Doctorate degree 114 0.5%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 10,174 86.6%
 Enrolled in Private School 826 7.0%
 Not Enrolled in School 752 6.4%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 90026

ZIP Code 90026 is in the Los Angeles Unf School District. There are 23 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 90026.

Camino Nuevo High No. 2
3435 West Temple St
Los Angeles, CA 90026
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Los Angeles Unf School District
Betty Plasencia Elementary
1321 Cortez St
Los Angeles, CA 90026
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Los Angeles Unf School District
Elysian Heights Elementary
1562 Baxter St
Los Angeles, CA 90026
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Los Angeles Unf School District
Logan Street Elementary
1711 West Montana St
Los Angeles, CA 90026
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Los Angeles Unf School District
Mayberry Street Elementary
2414 Mayberry St
Los Angeles, CA 90026
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Los Angeles Unf School District
Micheltorena Street Elementary
1511 Micheltorena St
Los Angeles, CA 90026
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Los Angeles Unf School District
Rosemont Avenue Elementary
421 North Rosemont Ave
Los Angeles, CA 90026
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Los Angeles Unf School District
Gabriella Charter
1435 Logan St
Los Angeles, CA 90026
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Los Angeles Unf School District
Lake Street Primary
135 North Lake St
Los Angeles, CA 90026
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Los Angeles Unf School District
Sal Castro Middle School
1575 West 2nd St
Los Angeles, CA 90026
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Los Angeles Unf School District
Vista Charter Middle School
2900 West Temple St
Los Angeles, CA 90026
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Los Angeles Unf School District
Camino Nuevo Charter Academy No. 4
1018 Mohawk St
Los Angeles, CA 90026
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Los Angeles Unf School District
Harris Newmark Continuation
134 Witmer St
Los Angeles, CA 90026
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Los Angeles Unf School District
Belmont Senior High School
1575 West 2nd St
Los Angeles, CA 90026
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Los Angeles Unf School District
New Village Charter High School
147 North Occidental Blvd
Los Angeles, CA 90026
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Los Angeles Unf School District
Civitas School of Leadership
1200 West Colton St
Los Angeles, CA 90026
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Los Angeles Unf School District
Edward R. Roybal Lrn Center
1200 West Colton St
Los Angeles, CA 90026
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Los Angeles Unf School District
Los Angeles Teachers Preparatory Academy
1575 West Second St
Los Angeles, CA 90026
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Los Angeles Unf School District
Alliance College-Ready Academy High No. 16
1575 West Second St
Los Angeles, CA 90026
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Los Angeles Unf School District
St Francis of Assisi School
1550 Maltman Ave
Los Angeles, CA 90026
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Our Lady of Loretto Elementary School
258 N Union Ave
Los Angeles, CA 90026
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Baxter Montessori School
2101 Echo Park Ave
Los Angeles, CA 90026
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Dream Center Academy
626 Coronado Ter
Los Angleos, CA 90026
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private

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