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ZIP Code 90222

Primary City:Compton, CA (View All Cities)
County: Los Angeles County
Timezone: Pacific (5:36am)
Area code: 310 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:33.91, -118.24
ZIP (~1 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 90222

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 90222. 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 90222. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 90222, 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:
Compton, CA
Acceptable:
Rosewood

Stats and Demographics for the 90222 ZIP Code

ZIP code 90222 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 90222 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 90222 ZIP code is extremely large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 31,869
Population Density 12,465 people per sq mi
Housing Units 8,026
Median Home Value $228,400
Land Area 2.56 sq mi
Water Area 0.03 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 7,520
Median Household Income $40,707

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 27Male Median Age: 26Female Median Age: 28

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1,4171,5211,5291,5381,3881,1781,095945945899843627469310231174146120
Female1,5481,4201,4461,6181,4011,2061,1741,0371,0031,006926746521373327262259221
Total2,9652,9412,9753,1562,7892,3842,2691,9821,9481,9051,7691,373990683558436405341

Gender

 Male 15,375 48%
 Female 16,494 52%
Gender

Race

 White 9,260 29.1%
 Black Or African American 9,727 30.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 203 0.6%
 Asian 90 0.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 62 0.2%
 Other Race 11,591 36.4%
 Two Or More Races 936 2.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner45380715994751432401182
Renter21684194472542625615755
Total2611,2211,6591,7191,177688558237

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 3,287 44%
 Single Guardian 2,936 39%
 Singles 1,060 14%
 Singles With Roommate 237 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 4
 Households without Kids 3,110 41%
 Households with Kids 4,410 59%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male284273283276325278313303302316301282313317300327292313306292
Female274309345287301266297287269286295259305301300338321340319310
Total558582628563626544610590571602596541618618600665613653625602

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 90222 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 90222 were primarily built in the 1950s. Looking at 90222 real estate data, the median home value of $228,400 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 90222 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 90222 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 90222 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 31,668 99.4%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 84 0.3%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 117 0.4%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 3,098 39%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 802 10%
 Renter Occupied Households 3,620 45%
 Households Vacant 506 6%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 210 42%
 Rented & Unoccupied 16 3%
 For Sale Only 120 24%
 Sold & Unoccupied 9 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 10 2%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 141 28%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 371 8%
 1 Bedroom 881 20%
 2 Bedroom 1,598 36%
 3+ Bedroom 1,529 35%
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 $40,707 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 90222 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. Residents in ZIP code 90222 use public transportation to travel to work more than most areas of the nation. 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 90222. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. There are a slightly smaller percentage of employees that have to travel over 45 minutes to reach their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 7,519 34%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,455 25%
 No Earnings 9,249 42%
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 7,519 34%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,455 25%
 No Earnings 9,249 42%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 9,437 86.2%
 Public transportation 676 6.2%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 19 0.2%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 511 4.7%
 Worked at Home 309 2.8%
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. A very small percentage of people in the area attended and graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 3,705 46.0%
 High School Graduate 3,770 46.8%
 Associate's degree 288 3.6%
 Bachelor's degree 240 3.0%
 Master's degree 48 0.6%
 Professional school degree 0 0.0%
 Doctorate degree 10 0.1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 7,599 87.1%
 Enrolled in Private School 262 3.0%
 Not Enrolled in School 861 9.9%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 90222

ZIP Code 90222 is in the Compton Unf School District. There are 9 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 90222.

Anderson Elementary
2210 East 130th St
Compton, CA 90222
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Compton Unf School District
Ronald E. Mcnair Elementary
1450 West El Segundo Ave
Compton, CA 90222
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Compton Unf School District
Jefferson Elementary
2508 East 133rd St
Compton, CA 90222
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Compton Unf School District
Martin Luther King Elementary
2270 East 122nd St
Compton, CA 90222
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Compton Unf School District
Washington Elementary
1421 North Wilmington Ave
Compton, CA 90222
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Compton Unf School District
Willowbrook Middle School
2601 North Wilmington Ave
Compton, CA 90222
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Compton Unf School District
Celerity Sirius Charter
310 East El Segundo Blvd
Compton, CA 90222
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Los Angeles County Office of Education School District
Centennial High School
2606 North Central Ave
Compton, CA 90222
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Compton Unf School District
Cesar Chavez Continuation High School
12501 North Wilmington
Compton, CA 90222
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Compton Unf School District

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