East Los Angeles, CA

127,804 Population
7.5 square miles 17,153.8 people per square mile

Census data: ACS 2016 1-year unless noted

 

 People

Percent of State Population
0.3%
was 0.3%
Ranked 47th Highest in CA
Population Density
17,153.8
US 88.8 people/sq mile
Dependency Ratio
50.7%
was 48.4%
US Population Dependency Ratio is 49.7
Percent Foreign Born
39.1%
was 41.4%
Ranked 22nd Highest in CA
Percent Under 18
28.4%
was 26.3%
Ranked 20th Highest in CA
Percent 65 and Over
9.9%
was 11.0%
Ranked 115th Highest in CA

 Economics

Unemployment Rate
--
No Data Available
Percent Living in Poverty
17.2%
was 21.9%
Ranked 104th Lowest in CA
Median Household Income
$41,193
was $41,220
Ranked 132nd Highest in CA
Gini Income Distribution
 
41
43.3
US Gini Index is 42.0

 Safety

Homicides per 100,000
--
No Data Available
Violent Crimes per 100,000
--
No Data Available
Property Crimes per 100,000
--
No Data Available

 Housing

Total Housing Units
34,300
was 34,135
Ranked 72nd Highest in CA
Median Rent
$1,061
was $1,011
Ranked 116th Highest in CA
Total Building Permits
--
No Data Available
Occupied Housing Units
33,058
was 31,853
 
Homeownership Rate
31.8%
was 31.3%
Ranked 135th Highest in CA
Single Family Building Permits
--
No Data Available
Residential Units Per Sq Mile
4,603.4
was 4,581.6
Ranked 6th Highest in CA
Rental Vacancy Rate
5.2%
was 9.4%
Ranked 125th Highest in CA
Multifamily Building Permits
--
No Data Available
Persons Per Dwelling Unit
3.9
was 3.7
Ranked 16th Highest in CA
Building Permits per 1000 Housing Units
--
No Data Available
Building Permits per 1000 Residents
--
No Data Available

 Health

Percent with Insurance Under 18
92.4%
was 93.7%
Ranked 131st Highest in CA
Percent with Insurance 18 to 64
79.0%
Ranked 132nd Highest in CA
Percent with Insurance Over 65
98.2%
was 93.4%
Ranked 77th Highest in CA

 Education

Percent with High School Diploma or Higher
51.9%
was 47.4%
Ranked 135th Highest in CA
Percent with Bachelors Degree or Higher
7.4%
was 8.6%
Ranked 133rd Highest in CA

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