West Hollywood, CA

35,661 Population
1.9 square miles 18,894.2 people per square mile

Census data: ACS 2016 5-year unless noted

 

 People

Percent of State Population
0.1%
was 0.1%
 
Population Density
18,894.2
US 88.8 people/sq mile
Dependency Ratio
21.8%
was 22.5%
US Population Dependency Ratio is 49.7
Percent Foreign Born
24.8%
was 25.9%
 
Percent Under 18
3.8%
was 4.0%
 
Percent 65 and Over
14.5%
was 14.8%
 

 Economics

Unemployment Rate
5
was 5.6
Ranked 32nd Lowest in CA
Percent Living in Poverty
13.7%
was 15.3%
 
Median Household Income
$61,127
was $56,317
 
Gini Income Distribution
 
52.5
53.2
US Gini Index is 42.0

 Safety

Homicides per 100,000
5.5
 
Violent Crimes per 100,000
772.3
was 618.9
 
Property Crimes per 100,000
3,861.4
was 4,111.5
 

 Housing

Total Housing Units
24,379
was 23,997
 
Median Rent
$1,446
was $1,399
 
Total Building Permits
282
was 294
 
Occupied Housing Units
22,232
was 22,077
 
Homeownership Rate
20.5%
was 20.1%
 
Single Family Building Permits
7
was 6
 
Residential Units Per Sq Mile
12,916.7
was 12,714.3
 
Rental Vacancy Rate
10.8%
was 9.8%
 
Multifamily Building Permits
275
was 288
 
Persons Per Dwelling Unit
1.6
was 1.6
 
Building Permits per 1000 Housing Units
11.9
was 12.2
 
Building Permits per 1000 Residents
8.1
was 8.5
 

 Health

Percent with Insurance Under 18
95.4%
was 95.0%
 
Percent with Insurance 18 to 64
86.4%
 
Percent with Insurance Over 65
99.3%
was 95.4%
 

 Education

Percent with High School Diploma or Higher
96.6%
was 95.4%
 
Percent with Bachelors Degree or Higher
64.9%
was 62.6%
 

 Finance

Capital Spending
--
No Data Available
Own Source Revenue
96.0%
was 96.0%
 
Debt Service Ratio
1.5%
was 1.8%
 
Revenue
 
$130,732,470
$94,268,919
 
Expenditure
$97,977,986
was $85,058,124
 
Revenue per Capita
$3,730
was $2,716
 
Expenditure per Capita
$2,795
was $2,451
 

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