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ZIP Code 90505

Primary City:Torrance, CA (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: South Torrance
County: Los Angeles County
Timezone: Pacific (2:25pm)
Area code: 310 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:33.81, -118.35
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 90505

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 90505. 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 90505. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 90505, 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 90505 ZIP Code

ZIP code 90505 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 90505 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is large. There are also a slightly higher than average number of families and a slightly less than average number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 90505 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 36,678
Population Density 6,330 people per sq mi
Housing Units 14,846
Median Home Value $682,100
Land Area 5.79 sq mi
Water Area 0.01 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 14,244
Median Household Income $81,772

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 43Male Median Age: 42Female Median Age: 44

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male9391,1451,2971,2928558719141,0571,3031,6711,5801,223932739556518438354
Female8481,0871,2691,1947698659531,2951,5641,8271,5501,2601,036830685726627609
Total1,7872,2322,5662,4861,6241,7361,8672,3522,8673,4983,1302,4831,9681,5691,2411,2441,065963

Gender

 Male 17,684 48%
 Female 18,994 52%
Gender

Race

 White 20,709 56.5%
 Black Or African American 792 2.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 110 0.3%
 Asian 12,062 32.9%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 106 0.3%
 Other Race 984 2.7%
 Two Or More Races 1,915 5.2%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner152331,0562,1121,7261,3271,221491
Renter1401,1241,5391,561874373286166
Total1551,3572,5953,6732,6001,7001,507657

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 7,949 56%
 Single Guardian 1,998 14%
 Singles 3,615 25%
 Singles With Roommate 682 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 9,395 66%
 Households with Kids 4,849 34%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male196184199193212210231250242231285274264243255296290252199179
Female170165197179218229203210227231240246275277254280305203152180
Total366349396372430439434460469462525520539520509576595455351359

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 90505 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities and nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 90505 were primarily built in the 1960s or the 1950s. Looking at 90505 real estate data, the median home value of $682,100 is extremely high compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 90505 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 90505 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 90505 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 36,372 99.2%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 50 0.1%
 Nursing Facilities 175 0.5%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 81 0.2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 5,743 39%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2,438 16%
 Renter Occupied Households 6,063 41%
 Households Vacant 602 4%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 335 56%
 Rented & Unoccupied 30 5%
 For Sale Only 56 9%
 Sold & Unoccupied 42 7%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 55 9%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 84 14%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 279 5%
 1 Bedroom 2,033 34%
 2 Bedroom 2,588 43%
 3+ Bedroom 1,136 19%
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 $81,772 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 90505 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 90505 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 11,895 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 6,932 23%
 No Earnings 11,073 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 11,895 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 6,932 23%
 No Earnings 11,073 37%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 14,904 88.9%
 Public transportation 432 2.6%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 25 0.1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 689 4.1%
 Worked at Home 710 4.2%
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 566 5%
 High School Graduate 4,207 35%
 Associate's degree 911 8%
 Bachelor's degree 3,988 33%
 Master's degree 1,582 13%
 Professional school degree 375 3%
 Doctorate degree 389 3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 4,970 73.6%
 Enrolled in Private School 1,340 19.8%
 Not Enrolled in School 447 6.6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 90505

ZIP Code 90505 is in the Torrance Unf School District. There are 14 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 90505.

Launch Preschool
4000 West 227th St
Torrance, CA 90505
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Torrance Unf School District
Edward J. Richardson Middle School
23751 Nancy Lee Ln
Torrance, CA 90505
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Torrance Unf School District
Joseph Arnold Elementary
4100 227th St
Torrance, CA 90505
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Torrance Unf School District
Calle Mayor Middle School
4800 Calle Mayor
Torrance, CA 90505
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Torrance Unf School District
Hickory Elementary
2800 West 227th St
Torrance, CA 90505
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Torrance Unf School District
Riviera Elementary
365 Paseo De Arena
Torrance, CA 90505
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Torrance Unf School District
Seaside Elementary
4651 Sharynne Ln
Torrance, CA 90505
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Torrance Unf School District
Walteria Elementary
24456 Madison St
Torrance, CA 90505
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Torrance Unf School District
South High School
4801 Pacific Coast Hwy
Torrance, CA 90505
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Torrance Unf School District
Los Angeles International School
23800 Hawthorne Blvd
Torrance, CA 90505
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private
South Bay High School
4025 W 226th St
Torrance, CA 90505
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private
Leap & Bound Academy
22410 Palos Verdes Blvd
Torrance, CA 90505
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Bread of Life Church Kindergarten
2780 Lomita Blvd
Torrance, CA 90505
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Center for Learning Unlimited
2785 Pacific Coast Hwy Ste G
Torrance, CA 90505
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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