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ZIP Code 90247

Primary City:Gardena, CA (View All Cities)
County: Los Angeles County
Timezone: Pacific (12:17am)
Area code: 310 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:33.89, -118.30
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 90247

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 90247. 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 90247. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 90247, 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:
Gardena, CA

Stats and Demographics for the 90247 ZIP Code

ZIP code 90247 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 90247 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of young adults is slightly higher than average. 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 90247 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 47,487
Population Density 12,649 people per sq mi
Housing Units 16,620
Median Home Value $337,000
Land Area 3.75 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 15,830
Median Household Income $44,693

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 36Male Median Age: 34Female Median Age: 37

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1,6911,6121,6701,7281,6671,7551,8061,7101,6541,5951,5621,2271,020736583462394345
Female1,6091,5131,5711,5751,6351,8331,7511,7871,6341,6921,6071,4001,171871713695587626
Total3,3003,1253,2413,3033,3023,5883,5573,4973,2883,2873,1692,6272,1911,6071,2961,157981971

Gender

 Male 23,217 49%
 Female 24,270 51%
Gender

Race

 White 12,027 25.3%
 Black Or African American 8,935 18.8%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 273 0.6%
 Asian 11,940 25.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 359 0.8%
 Other Race 11,796 24.8%
 Two Or More Races 2,157 4.5%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner574129371,4421,271924817402
Renter4032,0152,3412,0321,428692461196
Total4602,4273,2783,4742,6991,6161,278598

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 6,604 42%
 Single Guardian 4,360 28%
 Singles 3,881 25%
 Singles With Roommate 985 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 9,853 62%
 Households with Kids 5,977 38%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male324353341331340327322312311332341336327334327375345335346343
Female308344341296322315277307292323319305319305321323319306306322
Total632697682627662642599619603655660641646639648698664641652665

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 90247 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 90247 were primarily built in the 1950s or the 1960s. Looking at 90247 real estate data, the median home value of $337,000 is high compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 90247 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 90247 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 90247 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 46,849 98.7%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 530 1.1%
 Other Institutional 41 0.1%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 67 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 4,464 27%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,798 11%
 Renter Occupied Households 9,568 58%
 Households Vacant 790 5%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 441 56%
 Rented & Unoccupied 30 4%
 For Sale Only 110 14%
 Sold & Unoccupied 13 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 40 5%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 156 20%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 574 6%
 1 Bedroom 2,817 29%
 2 Bedroom 4,949 51%
 3+ Bedroom 1,352 14%
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 $44,693 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 90247 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. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 90247 has very few people that work at home. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. Most commuters in 90247 can expect to fall in that range. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 14,952 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 8,342 22%
 No Earnings 13,857 37%
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 14,952 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 8,342 22%
 No Earnings 13,857 37%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 18,529 89.5%
 Public transportation 914 4.4%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 40 0.2%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 969 4.7%
 Worked at Home 241 1.2%
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 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 3,288 23%
 High School Graduate 6,880 48%
 Associate's degree 847 6%
 Bachelor's degree 2,445 17%
 Master's degree 638 4%
 Professional school degree 156 1%
 Doctorate degree 117 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 7,711 83.1%
 Enrolled in Private School 964 10.4%
 Not Enrolled in School 605 6.5%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 90247

ZIP Code 90247 is in the Los Angeles County Office of Education School District. There are 12 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 90247.

Environmental Charter Middle - Inglewood
812 West 165th Place
Gardena, CA 90247
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Los Angeles County Office of Education School District
Amestoy Elementary
1048 West 149th St
Gardena, CA 90247
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Los Angeles Unf School District
Denker Avenue Elementary
1620 West 162nd St
Gardena, CA 90247
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Los Angeles Unf School District
Gardena Elementary
647 West Gardena Blvd
Gardena, CA 90247
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Los Angeles Unf School District
One Hundred Fifty-Third Street
1605 West 153rd St
Gardena, CA 90247
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Los Angeles Unf School District
One Hundred Thirty-Fifth Street Elementary
801 West 135th St
Gardena, CA 90247
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Los Angeles Unf School District
Robert E. Peary Middle School
1415 West Gardena Blvd
Gardena, CA 90247
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Los Angeles Unf School District
C. Morley Sellery Special Education Center
15805 South Budlong Ave
Gardena, CA 90247
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Los Angeles Unf School District
St Anthony of Padua School
1003 W 163rd St
Gardena, CA 90247
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Gardena Christian Academy & Preschool
16311 S Western Ave
Gardena, CA 90247
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Saniku East West Language School
16110 La Salle Ave
Gardena, CA 90247
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
St Anthony'S Day Nursery
1044 W 163rd St
Gardena, CA 90247
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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