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ZIP Code 90038

Primary City:Los Angeles, CA (View All Cities)
County: Los Angeles County
Timezone: Pacific (8:20am)
Area code: 213 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:34.09, -118.33
ZIP (~1 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 90038

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 90038. 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 90038. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 90038, 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
Acceptable:
W Hollywood, West Hollywood
Unacceptable:
Hollywood, Wilcox

Stats and Demographics for the 90038 ZIP Code

ZIP code 90038 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 90038 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 90038 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 28,917
Population Density 18,460 people per sq mi
Housing Units 12,812
Median Home Value $525,800
Land Area 1.57 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 11,928
Median Household Income $35,144

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 33Male Median Age: 33Female Median Age: 34

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male8267477791,0301,5391,8481,7031,4981,3051,10191565654431622215811383
Female7296547729051,2921,4451,2791,1001,001828847795588399342237175146
Total1,5551,4011,5511,9352,8313,2932,9822,5982,3061,9291,7621,4511,132715564395288229

Gender

 Male 15,383 53%
 Female 13,534 47%
Gender

Race

 White 14,888 51.5%
 Black Or African American 1,224 4.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 194 0.7%
 Asian 2,348 8.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 41 0.1%
 Other Race 8,757 30.3%
 Two Or More Races 1,465 5.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner111382342341891508938
Renter8122,8362,6102,0101,384693377123
Total8232,9742,8442,2441,573843466161

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 3,250 27%
 Single Guardian 2,460 21%
 Singles 4,363 37%
 Singles With Roommate 1,855 16%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 8,762 73%
 Households with Kids 3,166 27%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male164199155142156147155144145130165168159157173175213218251258
Female143138139136140105113151145156136163160157178165172196194199
Total307337294278296252268295290286301331319314351340385414445457

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 90038 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 90038 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 90038 real estate data, the median home value of $525,800 is extremely high compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 90038 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 90038 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 90038 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 28,695 99.2%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 222 0.8%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 845 7%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 238 2%
 Renter Occupied Households 10,845 85%
 Households Vacant 884 7%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 648 73.3%
 Rented & Unoccupied 21 2.4%
 For Sale Only 38 4.3%
 Sold & Unoccupied 4 0.5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 42 4.8%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 131 14.8%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 2,226 20%
 1 Bedroom 5,836 53%
 2 Bedroom 2,685 24%
 3+ Bedroom 355 3%
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 $35,144 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 90038 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 90038 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 90038. 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 9,537 39%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 8,141 33%
 No Earnings 6,754 28%
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 9,537 39%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 8,141 33%
 No Earnings 6,754 28%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 9,831 63.8%
 Public transportation 3,255 21.1%
 Taxicab 17 0.1%
 Motorcycle 105 0.7%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 1,283 8.3%
 Worked at Home 907 5.9%
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 2,808 27.3%
 High School Graduate 4,255 41.4%
 Associate's degree 438 4.3%
 Bachelor's degree 2,095 20.4%
 Master's degree 460 4.5%
 Professional school degree 188 1.8%
 Doctorate degree 42 0.4%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 4,047 85.3%
 Enrolled in Private School 274 5.8%
 Not Enrolled in School 424 8.9%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 90038

ZIP Code 90038 is in the Los Angeles Unf School District. There are 8 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 90038.

Larchmont Charter
815 North El Centro Ave
Los Angeles, CA 90038
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Los Angeles Unf School District
Hubert Howe Bancroft Middle School
929 North Las Palmas Ave
Los Angeles, CA 90038
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Los Angeles Unf School District
Santa Monica Boulevard Community Charter
1022 North Van Ness Ave
Los Angeles, CA 90038
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Los Angeles Unf School District
Vine Street Elementary
955 North Vine St
Los Angeles, CA 90038
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Los Angeles Unf School District
Hollywood Primary Center
1115 Tamarind Ave
Los Angeles, CA 90038
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Los Angeles Unf School District
Hollywood Schoolhouse
1233 N McCadden Pl
Los Angeles, CA 90038
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Tca Arshag Dickranian Armenian School
1200 N Cahuenga Blvd
Los Angeles, CA 90038
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Los Angeles Cheder / Bais Tzivia
801 N La Brea Ave
Los Angeles, CA 90038
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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