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ZIP Code 90503

Primary City:Torrance, CA (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: West Torrance
County: Los Angeles County
Timezone: Pacific (12:55am)
Area code: 310 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:33.84, -118.35
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 90503

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 90503. 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 90503. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 90503, 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 90503 ZIP Code

ZIP code 90503 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 90503 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 less than average number of single parents and a slightly higher than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 90503 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 44,383
Population Density 8,379 people per sq mi
Housing Units 17,948
Median Home Value $628,700
Land Area 5.30 sq mi
Water Area 0.01 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 17,183
Median Household Income $76,082

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 41Male Median Age: 40Female Median Age: 42

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1,2301,3361,4521,5071,1231,2501,3711,5401,6511,9181,8781,4261,090796623548421321
Female1,1861,2441,4131,4231,0661,3391,4661,6731,7932,0571,9151,4151,213876765768608682
Total2,4162,5802,8652,9302,1892,5892,8373,2133,4443,9753,7932,8412,3031,6721,3881,3161,0291,003

Gender

 Male 21,481 48%
 Female 22,902 52%
Gender

Race

 White 21,370 48.1%
 Black Or African American 1,113 2.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 138 0.3%
 Asian 17,980 40.5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 107 0.2%
 Other Race 1,548 3.5%
 Two Or More Races 2,127 4.8%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner283971,3912,4701,9371,3451,123389
Renter2651,7832,0311,8911,046452377258
Total2932,1803,4224,3612,9831,7971,500647

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 9,330 54%
 Single Guardian 2,443 14%
 Singles 4,508 26%
 Singles With Roommate 902 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 11,344 66%
 Households with Kids 5,839 34%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male240241263267267283259251276261282306288315353339340270205219
Female228248240239244239240239282250272284301306312346323223219194
Total468489503506511522499490558511554590589621665685663493424413

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 90503 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 90503 were primarily built in the 1950s or the 1960s. Looking at 90503 real estate data, the median home value of $628,700 is extremely high compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 90503 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 90503 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 90503 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 43,874 98.9%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 3 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 395 0.9%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 111 0.3%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 6,616 37%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2,464 14%
 Renter Occupied Households 8,103 45%
 Households Vacant 765 4%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 511 67%
 Rented & Unoccupied 34 4%
 For Sale Only 55 7%
 Sold & Unoccupied 25 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 47 6%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 93 12%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 388 5%
 1 Bedroom 2,922 35%
 2 Bedroom 2,981 36%
 3+ Bedroom 1,959 24%
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 $76,082 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 90503 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. Most commuters in 90503 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 15,275 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 8,731 24%
 No Earnings 13,084 35%
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 15,275 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 8,731 24%
 No Earnings 13,084 35%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 18,618 87.7%
 Public transportation 410 1.9%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 20 0.1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 911 4.3%
 Worked at Home 1,276 6.0%
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 722 5%
 High School Graduate 5,137 33%
 Associate's degree 1,059 7%
 Bachelor's degree 5,630 36%
 Master's degree 1,919 12%
 Professional school degree 485 3%
 Doctorate degree 596 4%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 6,812 75.6%
 Enrolled in Private School 1,825 20.3%
 Not Enrolled in School 374 4.2%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 90503

ZIP Code 90503 is in the Torrance Unf School District. There are 13 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 90503.

Jefferson Middle School
21717 Talisman St
Torrance, CA 90503
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Torrance Unf School District
Anza Elementary
21400 Ellinwood Dr
Torrance, CA 90503
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Torrance Unf School District
Fern Elementary
1314 Fern Ave
Torrance, CA 90503
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Torrance Unf School District
Bert M. Lynn Middle School
5038 Halison St
Torrance, CA 90503
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Torrance Unf School District
Madrona Middle School
21364 Madrona Ave
Torrance, CA 90503
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Torrance Unf School District
Towers Elementary
5600 Towers St
Torrance, CA 90503
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Torrance Unf School District
Victor Elementary
4820 Spencer St
Torrance, CA 90503
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Torrance Unf School District
West High School
20401 Victor St
Torrance, CA 90503
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Torrance Unf School District
Bishop Montgomery High School
5430 Torrance Blvd
Torrance, CA 90503
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private
St James Elementary School
4625 Garnet St
Torrance, CA 90503
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
First Lutheran School
2900 W Carson St
Torrance, CA 90503
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
South Bay Junior Academy
4400 Del Amo Blvd
Torrance, CA 90503
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Hickory Tree School
21720 Madrona Ave
Torrance, CA 90503
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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