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ZIP Code 90059

Primary City:Los Angeles, CA (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Los Angeles
County: Los Angeles County
Timezone: Pacific (8:00pm)
Area code: 213 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:33.92, -118.25
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 90059

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 90059. 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 90059. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 90059, 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:
August F. Haw
Unacceptable:
Greenmead

Stats and Demographics for the 90059 ZIP Code

ZIP code 90059 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 90059 are primarily other race. 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 parents and an extremely small number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 90059 ZIP code is extremely large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 40,952
Population Density 12,359 people per sq mi
Housing Units 10,617
Median Home Value $221,500
Land Area 3.31 sq mi
Water Area 0.02 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 9,596
Median Household Income $33,962

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 26Male Median Age: 24Female Median Age: 27

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male2,1731,9802,0422,1451,6921,4751,1931,2481,1761,1411,101815533314222163108102
Female2,0342,0071,9672,0851,8771,6651,4691,3761,3931,2881,208893639411338245198236
Total4,2073,9874,0094,2303,5693,1402,6622,6242,5692,4292,3091,7081,172725560408306338

Gender

 Male 19,623 48%
 Female 21,329 52%
Gender

Race

 White 8,900 21.7%
 Black Or African American 14,047 34.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 274 0.7%
 Asian 116 0.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 64 0.2%
 Other Race 16,084 39.3%
 Two Or More Races 1,467 3.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner633538581,175833400299182
Renter3481,4011,4091,11364831414951
Total4111,7542,2672,2881,481714448233

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 3,648 38%
 Single Guardian 4,373 46%
 Singles 1,283 13%
 Singles With Roommate 292 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 4
 Households without Kids 3,589 37%
 Households with Kids 6,007 63%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male438451411446392389406378415441417396378410418448447419413346
Female379427425386410411375372439369386411405396415443391439397416
Total817878836832802800781750854810803807783806833891838858810762

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 90059 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 90059 were primarily built in the 1940s or the 1950s. Looking at 90059 real estate data, the median home value of $221,500 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 90059 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 90059 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $1,000+/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 90059 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 40,174 98.1%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 144 0.4%
 Other Institutional 41 0.1%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 593 1.4%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 3,540 33%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 623 6%
 Renter Occupied Households 5,433 51%
 Households Vacant 1,021 10%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 304 29.8%
 Rented & Unoccupied 20 2.0%
 For Sale Only 154 15.1%
 Sold & Unoccupied 81 7.9%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 8 0.8%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.1%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 453 44.4%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 450 8%
 1 Bedroom 735 13%
 2 Bedroom 2,261 41%
 3+ Bedroom 2,072 38%
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 $33,962 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 90059 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 90059 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 90059. 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 9,062 32%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 6,426 22%
 No Earnings 13,154 46%
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 9,062 32%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 6,426 22%
 No Earnings 13,154 46%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 10,921 82.7%
 Public transportation 1,358 10.3%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 14 0.1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 448 3.4%
 Worked at Home 464 3.5%
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 a less than average percentage of people who have a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 4,854 48.5%
 High School Graduate 4,036 40.3%
 Associate's degree 448 4.5%
 Bachelor's degree 507 5.1%
 Master's degree 95 0.9%
 Professional school degree 18 0.2%
 Doctorate degree 60 0.6%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 10,936 85.3%
 Enrolled in Private School 479 3.7%
 Not Enrolled in School 1,403 10.9%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 90059

ZIP Code 90059 is in the Sbe - Barack Obama Charter School District. There are 17 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 90059.

Barack Obama Charter
1726 East 117th St
Los Angeles, CA 90059
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Sbe - Barack Obama Charter School District
Carver Elementary
1425 East 120th St
Los Angeles, CA 90059
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Compton Unf School District
Lincoln Elementary
1667 East 118th St
Los Angeles, CA 90059
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Compton Unf School District
Grape Street Elementary
1940 East 111th St
Los Angeles, CA 90059
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Los Angeles Unf School District
Lovelia P. Flournoy Elementary
1630 East 111th St
Los Angeles, CA 90059
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Los Angeles Unf School District
One Hundred Ninth Street Elementary
10915 South McKinley Ave
Los Angeles, CA 90059
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Los Angeles Unf School District
One Hundred Sixteenth Street Elementary
11610 Stanford Ave
Los Angeles, CA 90059
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Los Angeles Unf School District
One Hundred Twelfth Street Elementary
1265 East 112th St
Los Angeles, CA 90059
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Los Angeles Unf School District
Ritter Elementary
11108 Watts Ave
Los Angeles, CA 90059
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Los Angeles Unf School District
Alliance Jack H. Skirball Middle School
603 East 115th St
Los Angeles, CA 90059
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Los Angeles Unf School District
King/Drew Medical Magnet High School
1601 East 120th St
Los Angeles, CA 90059
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Los Angeles Unf School District
Animo Locke Tech High School
810 East 111th Place
Los Angeles, CA 90059
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Los Angeles Unf School District
Alliance Cindy and Bill Simon Tech Academy High School
10720 South Wilmington Ave
Los Angeles, CA 90059
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Los Angeles Unf School District
San Miguel Elementary School
2270 E 108th St
Los Angeles, CA 90059
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Verbum Dei High School
11100 S Central Ave
Los Angeles, CA 90059
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private
Los Angeles Computer Science Academy
2209 E 118th St
Los Angeles, CA 90059
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Los Angeles Adventist Academy
846 E El Segundo Blvd
Los Angeles, CA 90059
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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