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ZIP Code 90606

Primary City:Whittier, CA (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Whittier
County: Los Angeles County
Timezone: Pacific (2:51am)
Area code: 562 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:33.98, -118.07
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 90606

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 90606. 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 90606. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 90606, 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
Acceptable:
Los Nietos

Stats and Demographics for the 90606 ZIP Code

ZIP code 90606 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 90606 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 an extremely large number of single parents and an extremely small number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 90606 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 32,396
Population Density 8,564 people per sq mi
Housing Units 8,931
Median Home Value $328,200
Land Area 3.78 sq mi
Water Area 0.08 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 8,633
Median Household Income $61,800

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 34Male Median Age: 32Female Median Age: 35

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1,1751,1831,3701,3771,2281,1831,1141,1801,1331,037985848664419354296215175
Female1,1041,1411,2581,2861,1841,1081,2011,1341,1381,0701,041936731563453405353354
Total2,2792,3242,6282,6632,4122,2912,3152,3142,2712,1072,0261,7841,395982807701568529

Gender

 Male 15,936 49%
 Female 16,460 51%
Gender

Race

 White 18,956 58.5%
 Black Or African American 338 1.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 469 1.4%
 Asian 547 1.7%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 53 0.2%
 Other Race 10,825 33.4%
 Two Or More Races 1,208 3.7%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner344611,1871,3481,283758571251
Renter10262868955036321314649
Total1361,0891,8761,8981,646971717300

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 4,668 54%
 Single Guardian 2,415 28%
 Singles 1,220 14%
 Singles With Roommate 330 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 4
 Households without Kids 4,420 51%
 Households with Kids 4,213 49%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male202245250251222229229265238274265237307287261266305299246263
Female221219231226220222219240240226247261253271256251267260252232
Total423464481477442451448505478500512498560558517517572559498495

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 90606 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 90606 were primarily built in the 1950s. Looking at 90606 real estate data, the median home value of $328,200 is high compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 90606 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 90606 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms 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 90606 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 32,150 99.2%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 202 0.6%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 44 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 4,678 52%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,215 14%
 Renter Occupied Households 2,740 31%
 Households Vacant 298 3%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 144 48%
 Rented & Unoccupied 5 2%
 For Sale Only 59 20%
 Sold & Unoccupied 25 8%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 8 3%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 57 19%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 180 7%
 1 Bedroom 670 25%
 2 Bedroom 936 34%
 3+ Bedroom 930 34%
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 $61,800 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 90606 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. However, that is not the case in 90606. 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 10,276 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,660 22%
 No Earnings 9,632 38%
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 10,276 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,660 22%
 No Earnings 9,632 38%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 12,579 89.8%
 Public transportation 406 2.9%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 97 0.7%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 652 4.7%
 Worked at Home 275 2.0%
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. Slightly more than the average number of people in the area graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 3,178 32.6%
 High School Graduate 5,157 52.9%
 Associate's degree 547 5.6%
 Bachelor's degree 657 6.7%
 Master's degree 156 1.6%
 Professional school degree 39 0.4%
 Doctorate degree 19 0.2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 5,864 80.0%
 Enrolled in Private School 859 11.7%
 Not Enrolled in School 604 8.2%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 90606

ZIP Code 90606 is in the Los Angeles County Office of Education School District. There are 12 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 90606.

Eastern Community Day
5777 South Lockheed Ave
Whittier, CA 90606
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Los Angeles County Office of Education School District
Aeolian Elementary
11600 Aeolian St
Whittier, CA 90606
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Los Nietos School District
Ada S. Nelson Elementary
8140 South Vicki Dr
Whittier, CA 90606
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Los Nietos School District
Katherine Edwards Middle School
6812 South Norwalk Blvd
Whittier, CA 90606
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Whittier City Elementary School District
Daniel Phelan Elementary
7150 South Cully Ave
Whittier, CA 90606
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Whittier City Elementary School District
Christian Sorensen Elementary
11493 East Rosehedge Dr
Whittier, CA 90606
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Whittier City Elementary School District
West Whittier Elementary
6411 South Norwalk Blvd
Whittier, CA 90606
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Whittier City Elementary School District
Whittier Area Community Day
5777 Lockheed Ave
Whittier, CA 90606
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Whittier City Elementary School District
Whittier Independent Study
5777 Lockheed Ave
Whittier, CA 90606
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Whittier City Elementary School District
Los Nietos Middle School
11425 East Rivera Rd
Los Nietos, CA 90606
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: Los Nietos School District
Pioneer High School
10800 Ben Avon
Whittier, CA 90606
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Whittier Union High School District
Family Life Center Christian Academy
7435 Norwalk Blvd
Whittier, CA 90606
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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