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ZIP Code 90604

Primary City:Whittier, CA (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: South Whittier
County: Los Angeles
Timezone: Pacific (2:27pm)
Area code: 562 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:33.93, -118.01
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 90604

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 90604. 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 90604. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 90604, 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:
Whittier, CA

Stats and Demographics for the 90604 ZIP Code

ZIP code 90604 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 90604 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of young adults is large. There are also a large number of single parents and a small number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 90604 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 39,407
Population Density 9,248 people per sq mi
Housing Units 12,326
Median Home Value $362,800
Land Area 4.26 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 11,932
Median Household Income $65,570

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 34Male Median Age: 33Female Median Age: 35

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1,3861,3321,5831,6601,5791,3541,3041,3831,4511,3951,3411,046766480382332271225
Female1,3271,3561,5581,5811,4901,3071,3551,5241,4321,4381,3831,058865660523517405358
Total2,7132,6883,1413,2413,0692,6612,6592,9072,8832,8332,7242,1041,6311,140905849676583

Gender

 Male 19,270 49%
 Female 20,137 51%
Gender

Race

 White 25,098 63.7%
 Black Or African American 714 1.8%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 501 1.3%
 Asian 1,979 5.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 89 0.2%
 Other Race 9,302 23.6%
 Two Or More Races 1,724 4.4%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner526391,5791,9741,520891805279
Renter3059971,06785745923917099
Total3571,6362,6462,8311,9791,130975378

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 6,553 55%
 Single Guardian 2,833 24%
 Singles 1,957 16%
 Singles With Roommate 589 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 6,636 56%
 Households with Kids 5,296 44%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male273285293265273242277277263301303310294375309328349356318320
Female257269283274276258294257271275282355316330328302297343311294
Total530554576539549500571534534576585665610705637630646699629614

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 90604 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 90604 were primarily built in the 1950s. Looking at 90604 real estate data, the median home value of $362,800 is extremely high compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 90604 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 90604 are most commonly studio apartments. The rent for studio apartments is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $1,000+/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 90604 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 39,223 99.5%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 6 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 15 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 163 0.4%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 6,250 51%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,489 12%
 Renter Occupied Households 4,193 34%
 Households Vacant 394 3%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 191 48%
 Rented & Unoccupied 11 3%
 For Sale Only 74 19%
 Sold & Unoccupied 21 5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 15 4%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 82 21%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 1,217 29%
 1 Bedroom 734 18%
 2 Bedroom 1,091 26%
 3+ Bedroom 1,125 27%
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 $65,570 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 90604 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. However, that is not the case in 90604. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 12,684 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 6,642 21%
 No Earnings 12,156 39%
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 12,684 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 6,642 21%
 No Earnings 12,156 39%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 16,290 92.4%
 Public transportation 514 2.9%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 26 0.1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 193 1.1%
 Worked at Home 614 3.5%
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 2,518 20.5%
 High School Graduate 6,500 52.9%
 Associate's degree 1,052 8.6%
 Bachelor's degree 1,652 13.4%
 Master's degree 370 3.0%
 Professional school degree 96 0.8%
 Doctorate degree 95 0.8%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 7,545 79.8%
 Enrolled in Private School 1,135 12.0%
 Not Enrolled in School 771 8.2%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 90604

ZIP Code 90604 is in the East Whittier City Elementary School District. There are 18 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 90604.

Ceres Elementary
10601 South Ceres Ave
Whittier, CA 90604
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: East Whittier City Elementary School District
Granada Middle School
15337 Lemon Dr
Whittier, CA 90604
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: East Whittier City Elementary School District
Hillview Middle School
10931 South Stamy Rd
Whittier, CA 90604
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: East Whittier City Elementary School District
La Colima Elementary
11225 Miller Rd
Whittier, CA 90604
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: East Whittier City Elementary School District
Orchard Dale Elementary
10625 South Cole Rd
Whittier, CA 90604
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: East Whittier City Elementary School District
Scott Avenue Elementary
11701 Scott Ave
Whittier, CA 90604
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: East Whittier City Elementary School District
Meadow Green Elementary
12025 South Grovedale Dr
Whittier, CA 90604
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Lowell Joint School District
Howard J. Mckibben Elementary
10550 Mills Ave
Whittier, CA 90604
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: South Whittier Elementary School District
Los Altos Elementary
12001 Bona Vista Ln
Whittier, CA 90604
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: South Whittier Elementary School District
Monte Vista Middle School
12000 Loma Dr
Whittier, CA 90604
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: South Whittier Elementary School District
Rancho-Starbuck Intermediate
16430 Woodbrier Dr
Whittier, CA 90604
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: Lowell Joint School District
El Camino High (continuation)
14625 Keese Dr
Whittier, CA 90604
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Norwalk-La Mirada Unf School District
California High School
9800 South Mills Ave
Whittier, CA 90604
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Whittier Union High School District
St Gregory the Great School
13925 Telegraph Rd
Whittier, CA 90604
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Faith Lutheran Church & School
9920 Mills Ave
Whittier, CA 90604
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Whittier Christian Schools-Maybrook Campus
11700 Maybrook Ave
Whittier, CA 90604
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Carden Whittier School
11537 Grovedale Dr
Whittier, CA 90604
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
L'Heritage Francais
14128 Leffingwell Rd
Whittier, CA 90604
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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