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ZIP Code 90061

Primary City:Los Angeles, CA (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Los Angeles
County: Los Angeles County
Timezone: Pacific (1:45pm)
Area code: 213 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:33.92, -118.27
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 90061

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 90061. 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 90061. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 90061, 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:
South

Stats and Demographics for the 90061 ZIP Code

ZIP code 90061 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 90061 are primarily black or African American. 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 a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 90061 ZIP code is extremely large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 26,872
Population Density 10,094 people per sq mi
Housing Units 7,385
Median Home Value $256,400
Land Area 2.66 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 6,892
Median Household Income $33,476

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 28Male Median Age: 27Female Median Age: 30

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1,2401,1571,2491,3171,1549819058548368557105763632702201669898
Female1,2291,1531,1851,2331,1371,011982989927882799640423341264253187188
Total2,4692,3102,4342,5502,2911,9921,8871,8431,7631,7371,5091,216786611484419285286

Gender

 Male 13,049 49%
 Female 13,823 51%
Gender

Race

 White 5,794 21.6%
 Black Or African American 10,026 37.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 170 0.6%
 Asian 96 0.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 44 0.2%
 Other Race 9,763 36.3%
 Two Or More Races 979 3.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner27229528729521373331151
Renter2169271,06385751027612529
Total2431,1561,5911,5861,031649456180

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,569 37%
 Single Guardian 2,892 42%
 Singles 1,159 17%
 Singles With Roommate 272 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 4
 Households without Kids 3,078 45%
 Households with Kids 3,814 55%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male247271261228238249219220231242242257261247261244277260275251
Female249261258228218220236244235264256188216261240231259255248269
Total496532519456456469455464466506498445477508501475536515523520

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 90061 has a small 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 90061 were primarily built in the 1940s or the 1950s. Looking at 90061 real estate data, the median home value of $256,400 is high compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 90061 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 90061 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 90061 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 26,509 98.6%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 249 0.9%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 114 0.4%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 2,343 32%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 546 7%
 Renter Occupied Households 4,003 54%
 Households Vacant 493 7%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 279 57%
 Rented & Unoccupied 17 3%
 For Sale Only 93 19%
 Sold & Unoccupied 13 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 6 1%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 85 17%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 553 13%
 1 Bedroom 848 20%
 2 Bedroom 1,548 36%
 3+ Bedroom 1,347 31%
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 $33,476 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 90061 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 90061 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 90061. 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 6,001 31%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,511 23%
 No Earnings 8,877 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 6,001 31%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,511 23%
 No Earnings 8,877 46%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 7,240 80.7%
 Public transportation 975 10.9%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 14 0.2%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 368 4.1%
 Worked at Home 374 4.2%
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 3,034 45.3%
 High School Graduate 3,025 45.2%
 Associate's degree 305 4.6%
 Bachelor's degree 222 3.3%
 Master's degree 65 1.0%
 Professional school degree 32 0.5%
 Doctorate degree 16 0.2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 6,197 83.0%
 Enrolled in Private School 260 3.5%
 Not Enrolled in School 1,008 13.5%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 90061

ZIP Code 90061 is in the Los Angeles Unf School District. There are 12 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 90061.

Benjamin Banneker Special Education Center
14024 South San Pedro St
Los Angeles, CA 90061
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Los Angeles Unf School District
New Designs Charter School-Watts
12714 South Avalon Blvd
Los Angeles, CA 90061
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Los Angeles Unf School District
Vanguard Lrn Center
13305 South San Pedro St
Los Angeles, CA 90061
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Compton Unf School District
Avalon Gardens Elementary
13940 South San Pedro St
Los Angeles, CA 90061
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Los Angeles Unf School District
Samuel Gompers Middle School
234 East 112th St
Los Angeles, CA 90061
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Los Angeles Unf School District
One Hundred Eighteenth Street
144 East 118th St
Los Angeles, CA 90061
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Los Angeles Unf School District
One Hundred Twenty-Second Street Elementary
405 East 122nd St
Los Angeles, CA 90061
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Los Angeles Unf School District
Alain Leroy Locke 3 College Preparatory Academy
325 East 111th St
Los Angeles, CA 90061
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Los Angeles Unf School District
Animo Watts College Preparatory Academy
12628 Avalon Blvd
Los Angeles, CA 90061
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Los Angeles Unf School District
Animo Locke 1 College Preparatory Academy
325 East 111th St
Los Angeles, CA 90061
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Los Angeles Unf School District
Animo Locke II College Preparatory Academy
325 East 111th St
Los Angeles, CA 90061
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Los Angeles Unf School District
Marylon'S Learning Center
12815 S San Pedro St
Los Angeles, CA 90061
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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