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ZIP Code 90280

Post Office City:South Gate, CA (View All Cities)
County: Los Angeles County
Timezone: Pacific (4:29pm)
Coordinates:33.94, -118.19
ZIP (~3 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 90280

The list below includes the cities that the US Post Office accepts for ZIP code 90280. The preferred city may not be the city in which the ZIP is located. The city for 90280 is usually the name of the main post office. When mailing your package or letter, always include the preferred or acceptable cities. Using any city in the list of unacceptable cities may result in delays.

Primary/preferred city:
South Gate, CA

Stats and Demographics for the 90280 ZIP Code

ZIP code 90280 is located in southern 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 90280 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 90280 ZIP code is extremely large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 94,396
Population Density 12,922 people per sq mi
Housing Units 24,160
Median Home Value $292,100
Land Area 7.31 sq mi
Water Area 0.12 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 23,278
Median Household Income $42,776

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 29Male Median Age: 28Female Median Age: 30


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 54,0973,8667,963
5-93,9343,8837,817
10-144,1694,1088,277
15-194,3684,4088,776
20-243,9753,8647,839
25-293,6733,7557,428
30-343,5333,5607,093
35-393,4523,5176,969
40-443,3043,2456,549
45-492,9172,9685,885
50-542,4692,8405,309
55-592,1162,3994,515
60-641,5261,8273,353
65-691,0971,3212,418
70-746918981,589
75-794636541,117
80-84296477773
85 Plus241485726

Gender

 Male 46,321 49%
 Female 48,075 51%
Gender

Race

 White 47,645 50.5%
 Black Or African American 890 0.9%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 878 0.9%
 Asian 732 0.8%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 99 0.1%
 Other Race 40,624 43.0%
 Two Or More Races 3,528 3.7%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-2486684770
25-348713,1183,989
35-442,2463,6225,868
45-542,9312,5355,466
55-642,4641,4413,905
65-741,2657392,004
75-84571352923
85 Plus224129353

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 13,183 57%
 Single Guardian 6,967 30%
 Singles 2,292 10%
 Singles With Roommate 836 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 4
 Households without Kids 9,473 41%
 Households with Kids 13,805 59%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
18267951,621
28097831,592
38877651,652
47717641,535
58047711,575
67727721,544
77637781,541
87727781,550
98237841,607
108198481,667
118137851,598
128188251,643
138687971,665
148518531,704
158888821,770
168639221,785
178878751,762
188728901,762
198588391,697
208117781,589

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 90280 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 90280 were primarily built in the 1940s. Looking at 90280 real estate data, the median home value of $292,100 is 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 90280. Rentals in 90280 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $1,000+/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 90280 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

For more information, see South Gate, CA home prices.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 94,308 99.9%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 72 0.1%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 16 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 9,074 38%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,584 7%
 Renter Occupied Households 12,620 52%
 Households Vacant 882 4%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 466 53%
 Rented & Unoccupied 27 3%
 For Sale Only 161 18%
 Sold & Unoccupied 35 4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 35 4%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 158 18%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 553 4%
 1 Bedroom 5,148 42%
 2 Bedroom 4,573 37%
 3+ Bedroom 2,095 17%
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 $42,776 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 90280 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. Residents in ZIP code 90280 use public transportation to travel to work more than most areas of the nation. 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 90280. 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 26,268 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 16,696 23%
 No Earnings 28,250 40%
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 26,268 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 16,696 23%
 No Earnings 28,250 40%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 32,987 87.2%
 Public transportation 2,604 6.9%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 42 0.1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 1,300 3.4%
 Worked at Home 883 2.3%
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 a less than average percentage of people who have a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 26,540 47.5%
 High School Graduate 23,350 41.8%
 Associate's degree 2,466 4.4%
 Bachelor's degree 2,675 4.8%
 Master's degree 574 1.0%
 Professional school degree 161 0.3%
 Doctorate degree 50 0.1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 20,129 86.8%
 Enrolled in Private School 796 3.4%
 Not Enrolled in School 2,266 9.8%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 90280

ZIP Code 90280 is in the following school districts: Los Angeles Unified School District, Paramount Unified School District, Los Angeles County Office of Education School District, and Private. There are 29 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 90280.

International Studies Lrng Center at Legacy High School Complex
5225 Tweedy Blvd.
South Gate, CA 90280
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Los Angeles Unified School District
Bryson Avenue Elementary
4470 Missouri Ave.
South Gate, CA 90280
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Los Angeles Unified School District
Liberty Boulevard Elementary
2728 Liberty Blvd.
South Gate, CA 90280
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Los Angeles Unified School District
San Gabriel Avenue Elementary
8628 San Gabriel Ave.
South Gate, CA 90280
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Los Angeles Unified School District
South Gate Middle School
4100 Firestone Blvd.
South Gate, CA 90280
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Los Angeles Unified School District
Stanford Avenue Elementary
2833 Illinois Ave.
South Gate, CA 90280
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Los Angeles Unified School District
State Street Elementary
3211 Santa Ana St.
South Gate, CA 90280
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Los Angeles Unified School District
Tweedy Elementary
9724 Pinehurst Ave.
South Gate, CA 90280
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Los Angeles Unified School District
Victoria Avenue Elementary
3320 Missouri Ave.
South Gate, CA 90280
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Los Angeles Unified School District
Independence Elementary
8435 Victoria Ave.
South Gate, CA 90280
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Los Angeles Unified School District
Montara Avenue Elementary
10018 Montara Ave.
South Gate, CA 90280
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Los Angeles Unified School District
San Miguel Elementary
9801 San Miguel Ave.
South Gate, CA 90280
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Los Angeles Unified School District
Stanford Primary Center
3020 Kansas Ave.
South Gate, CA 90280
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Los Angeles Unified School District
Southeast Middle School
2560 Tweedy Blvd.
South Gate, CA 90280
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Los Angeles Unified School District
Madison Elementary
9820 Madison Ave.
South Gate, CA 90280
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Los Angeles Unified School District
Aspire Gateway Academy Charter
8929 Kauffman Ave.
South Gate, CA 90280
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Los Angeles Unified School District
Aspire Firestone Academy Charter
8929 Kauffman Ave.
South Gate, CA 90280
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Los Angeles Unified School District
Willow Elementary
2777 Willow Pl.
South Gate, CA 90280
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Los Angeles Unified School District
Hollydale
5511 Century Blvd.
South Gate, CA 90280
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Paramount Unified School District
Valiente College Preparatory Charter
8691 California Ave.
South Gate, CA 90280
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Los Angeles County Office of Education School District
Odyssey Continuation
8693 Dearborn Ave.
South Gate, CA 90280
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Los Angeles Unified School District
Simon Rodia Continuation
2701 Sequoia Dr.
South Gate, CA 90280
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Los Angeles Unified School District
South Gate Senior High School
3351 Firestone Blvd.
South Gate, CA 90280
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Los Angeles Unified School District
South East High School
2720 Tweedy Blvd.
South Gate, CA 90280
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Los Angeles Unified School District
Visual and Performing Arts at Legacy High School Complex
5225 Tweedy Blvd.
South Gate, CA 90280
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Los Angeles Unified School District
Sci Tech Engr Arts and Math at Legacy High School Complex
5225 Tweedy Blvd.
South Gate, CA 90280
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Los Angeles Unified School District
St Helen Catholic Elementary School
9329 Madison Ave
South Gate, CA 90280
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Redeemer Lutheran School
2626 Liberty Blvd
South Gate, CA 90280
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Southgate Montessori Preschool
10108 California Ave
South Gate, CA 90280
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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