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ZIP Code 90278

Primary City:Redondo Beach, CA (View All Cities)
County: Los Angeles County
Timezone: Pacific (10:08pm)
Area code: 310 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:33.87, -118.37
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 90278

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 90278. 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 90278. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 90278, 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:
Redondo Beach, CA

Stats and Demographics for the 90278 ZIP Code

ZIP code 90278 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 90278 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also a slightly higher than average number of single adults and a slightly less than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 90278 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 40,071
Population Density 11,120 people per sq mi
Housing Units 16,655
Median Home Value $675,600
Land Area 3.60 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 16,009
Median Household Income $101,575

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 38Male Median Age: 38Female Median Age: 39

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1,5331,2221,1121,0519541,4261,6591,8991,8021,6991,5891,267981618414295194133
Female1,4061,1769879969331,4571,7031,9501,7731,7771,5491,2941,033678534383289305
Total2,9392,3982,0992,0471,8872,8833,3623,8493,5753,4763,1382,5612,0141,296948678483438

Gender

 Male 19,848 50%
 Female 20,223 50%
Gender

Race

 White 28,590 71.3%
 Black Or African American 1,270 3.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 182 0.5%
 Asian 5,428 13.5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 145 0.4%
 Other Race 1,904 4.8%
 Two Or More Races 2,552 6.4%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner238212,1852,4651,989990559167
Renter2651,7601,7621,437788442227129
Total2882,5813,9473,9022,7771,432786296

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 7,722 48%
 Single Guardian 2,369 15%
 Singles 4,095 26%
 Singles With Roommate 1,823 11%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 10,782 67%
 Households with Kids 5,227 33%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male317274306314276247260217222229218225220220241240209201160168
Female300281268238267235221234219198205182198204215187229194171150
Total617555574552543482481451441427423407418424456427438395331318

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 90278 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 90278 were primarily built in the 1980s or the 1950s. Looking at 90278 real estate data, the median home value of $675,600 is extremely high compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 90278 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 90278 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 90278 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 39,939 99.7%
 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 132 0.3%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 7,810 47%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,389 8%
 Renter Occupied Households 6,810 41%
 Households Vacant 646 4%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 359 56%
 Rented & Unoccupied 19 3%
 For Sale Only 64 10%
 Sold & Unoccupied 45 7%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 60 9%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 99 15%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 86 1%
 1 Bedroom 1,319 20%
 2 Bedroom 3,347 51%
 3+ Bedroom 1,872 28%
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 $101,575 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 90278 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. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. Most commuters in 90278 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 15,787 50%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 7,952 25%
 No Earnings 8,126 26%
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 15,787 50%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 7,952 25%
 No Earnings 8,126 26%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 18,551 88.8%
 Public transportation 238 1.1%
 Taxicab 13 0.1%
 Motorcycle 80 0.4%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 657 3.1%
 Worked at Home 1,360 6.5%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

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 663 5%
 High School Graduate 3,820 28%
 Associate's degree 1,232 9%
 Bachelor's degree 4,909 36%
 Master's degree 2,056 15%
 Professional school degree 680 5%
 Doctorate degree 449 3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 5,444 70.7%
 Enrolled in Private School 1,831 23.8%
 Not Enrolled in School 429 5.6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 90278

ZIP Code 90278 is in the Redondo Beach Unf School District. There are 8 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 90278.

Adams Middle School
2600 Ripley Ave
Redondo Beach, CA 90278
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Redondo Beach Unf School District
Birney Elementary
1600 Green Ln
Redondo Beach, CA 90278
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Redondo Beach Unf School District
Jefferson Elementary
600 Harkness Ln
Redondo Beach, CA 90278
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Redondo Beach Unf School District
Lincoln Elementary
2223 Plant Ave
Redondo Beach, CA 90278
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Redondo Beach Unf School District
Madison Elementary
2200 Mackay Ln
Redondo Beach, CA 90278
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Redondo Beach Unf School District
Washington Elementary
1100 Lilienthal Ln
Redondo Beach, CA 90278
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Redondo Beach Unf School District
Coast Christian School
525 Earle Ln
Redondo Beach, CA 90278
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Beach Cities Child Development Center
850 Inglewood Ave
Redondo Beach, CA 90278
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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