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ZIP Code 90501

Primary City:Torrance, CA (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: East Torrance
County: Los Angeles County
Timezone: Pacific (5:54am)
Area code: 310 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:33.83, -118.31
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 90501

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 90501. 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 90501. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 90501, 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:
Torrance, CA

Stats and Demographics for the 90501 ZIP Code

ZIP code 90501 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 a large population density.

The people living in ZIP code 90501 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 large number of single parents and a slightly less than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 90501 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 43,180
Population Density 7,678 people per sq mi
Housing Units 15,364
Median Home Value $505,900
Land Area 5.62 sq mi
Water Area 0.04 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 14,610
Median Household Income $55,138

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 35Male Median Age: 34Female Median Age: 36

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1,4991,4631,5661,6951,6171,6451,6131,6361,6661,6361,5731,171892653463327223145
Female1,4581,4511,4241,6091,4381,5331,5811,7021,7041,5571,5591,301968775548445321323
Total2,9572,9142,9903,3043,0553,1783,1943,3383,3703,1933,1322,4721,8601,4281,011772544468

Gender

 Male 21,483 50%
 Female 21,697 50%
Gender

Race

 White 18,660 43.2%
 Black Or African American 2,301 5.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 281 0.7%
 Asian 10,221 23.7%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 305 0.7%
 Other Race 9,216 21.3%
 Two Or More Races 2,196 5.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner314921,2691,6481,457953573182
Renter4101,8462,1321,8211,04946321074
Total4412,3383,4013,4692,5061,416783256

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 7,099 49%
 Single Guardian 3,186 22%
 Singles 3,374 23%
 Singles With Roommate 951 7%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 8,930 61%
 Households with Kids 5,680 39%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male304319313267294284275312298321318290309328337331334351342337
Female290307290288326280276286283295308292268261327356326319281276
Total594626603555620564551598581616626582577589664687660670623613

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 90501 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 90501 were primarily built in the 1950s or the 1960s. Looking at 90501 real estate data, the median home value of $505,900 is extremely high compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly higher than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 90501. Rentals in 90501 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. 1 bedrooms are also common and rent for $1,000+/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 90501 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 42,912 99.4%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 4 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 8 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 256 0.6%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 5,177 34%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,428 9%
 Renter Occupied Households 8,005 52%
 Households Vacant 754 5%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 466 62%
 Rented & Unoccupied 10 1%
 For Sale Only 112 15%
 Sold & Unoccupied 22 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 29 4%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 115 15%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 316 4%
 1 Bedroom 2,781 35%
 2 Bedroom 3,356 42%
 3+ Bedroom 1,462 18%
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 $55,138 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 90501 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. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 90501 can expect to fall in that range. 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 13,475 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 8,569 26%
 No Earnings 11,016 33%
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 13,475 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 8,569 26%
 No Earnings 11,016 33%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 16,976 87.7%
 Public transportation 925 4.8%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 23 0.1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 975 5.0%
 Worked at Home 467 2.4%
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 3,008 22%
 High School Graduate 5,460 40%
 Associate's degree 1,050 8%
 Bachelor's degree 2,899 21%
 Master's degree 843 6%
 Professional school degree 279 2%
 Doctorate degree 118 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 7,741 84.2%
 Enrolled in Private School 735 8.0%
 Not Enrolled in School 719 7.8%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 90501

ZIP Code 90501 is in the Los Angeles Unf School District. There are 15 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 90501.

Halldale Elementary
21514 Halldale Ave
Torrance, CA 90501
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Los Angeles Unf School District
John Adams Elementary
2121 238th St
Torrance, CA 90501
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Torrance Unf School District
J. H. Hull Middle School
2080 West 231st St
Torrance, CA 90501
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Torrance Unf School District
Torrance Elementary
2125 Lincoln Ave
Torrance, CA 90501
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Torrance Unf School District
Howard Wood Elementary
2250 West 235th St
Torrance, CA 90501
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Torrance Unf School District
Southern California Roc
2300 Crenshaw Blvd
Torrance, CA 90501
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Southern California Roc School District
Shery (kurt T.) High (continuation)
2600 Vine St
Torrance, CA 90501
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Torrance Unf School District
Torrance High School
2200 Carson St
Torrance, CA 90501
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Torrance Unf School District
Gene Drevno Community Day
2291 West Washington Ave
Torrance, CA 90501
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Torrance Unf School District
Nativity School
2371 W Carson St
Torrance, CA 90501
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Switzer Learning Center
2201 Amapola Ct
Torrance, CA 90501
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Pacific Lutheran High School
2150 Sepulveda Blvd
Torrance, CA 90501
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private
Childrens Place
1215 Crenshaw Blvd
Torrance, CA 90501
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
The Chldren'S Place
1625 Crenshaw Blvd
Torrance, CA 90501
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Torrance Montessori School
2747 Cabrillo Ave
Torrance, CA 90501
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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