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Los Angeles County, California; East Los Angeles CDP, California

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Los Angeles County, California
East Los Angeles CDP, California
Population estimates, July 1, 2019, (V2019) 10,039,107 X
People
Population
Population estimates, July 1, 2019, (V2019) 10,039,107 X
Population estimates base, April 1, 2010, (V2019) 9,819,968 X
Population, percent change - April 1, 2010 (estimates base) to July 1, 2019, (V2019) 2.2% X
Population, Census, April 1, 2010 9,818,605 126,496
Age and Sex
Persons under 5 years, percent
5.8%
6.9%
Persons under 18 years, percent
21.4%
27.0%
Persons 65 years and over, percent
14.1%
10.7%
Female persons, percent
50.7%
50.4%
Race and Hispanic Origin
White alone, percent
70.7%
44.4%
Black or African American alone, percent(a)
9.0%
0.6%
American Indian and Alaska Native alone, percent(a)
1.4%
0.6%
Asian alone, percent(a)
15.4%
1.3%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone, percent(a)
0.4%
0.0%
Two or More Races, percent
3.1%
1.5%
Hispanic or Latino, percent(b)
48.6%
95.9%
White alone, not Hispanic or Latino, percent
26.1%
2.0%
Population Characteristics
Veterans, 2014-2018 270,462 1,192
Foreign born persons, percent, 2014-2018 34.2% 40.9%
Housing
Housing units, July 1, 2019, (V2019) 3,579,329 X
Owner-occupied housing unit rate, 2014-2018 45.8% 33.7%
Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2014-2018 $543,400 $375,700
Median selected monthly owner costs -with a mortgage, 2014-2018 $2,417 $1,695
Median selected monthly owner costs -without a mortgage, 2014-2018 $584 $379
Median gross rent, 2014-2018 $1,390 $1,091
Building permits, 2019 21,565 X
Families & Living Arrangements
Households, 2014-2018 3,306,109 31,544
Persons per household, 2014-2018 3.00 3.79
Living in same house 1 year ago, percent of persons age 1 year+, 2014-2018 89.2% 95.4%
Language other than English spoken at home, percent of persons age 5 years+, 2014-2018 56.6% 89.8%
Computer and Internet Use
Households with a computer, percent, 2014-2018 90.4% 78.0%
Households with a broadband Internet subscription, percent, 2014-2018 82.1% 63.4%
Education
High school graduate or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2014-2018 78.7% 51.5%
Bachelor's degree or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2014-2018 31.8% 8.3%
Health
With a disability, under age 65 years, percent, 2014-2018 6.1% 5.4%
Persons without health insurance, under age 65 years, percent
10.2%
17.5%
Economy
In civilian labor force, total, percent of population age 16 years+, 2014-2018 64.4% 63.7%
In civilian labor force, female, percent of population age 16 years+, 2014-2018 57.9% 54.2%
Total accommodation and food services sales, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 22,965,135 76,503
Total health care and social assistance receipts/revenue, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 67,261,267 408,947
Total manufacturers shipments, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 163,829,606 362,514
Total merchant wholesaler sales, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 199,804,798 555,639
Total retail sales, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 121,389,378 367,276
Total retail sales per capita, 2012(c) $12,184 NA
Transportation
Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16 years+, 2014-2018 31.3 29.3
Income & Poverty
Median household income (in 2018 dollars), 2014-2018 $64,251 $43,879
Per capita income in past 12 months (in 2018 dollars), 2014-2018 $32,469 $16,281
Persons in poverty, percent
14.2%
21.2%
Businesses
Businesses
Total employer establishments, 2018 280,826 X
Total employment, 2018 3,869,073 X
Total annual payroll, 2018 ($1,000) 235,841,957 X
Total employment, percent change, 2017-2018 1.3% X
Total nonemployer establishments, 2018 1,107,080 X
All firms, 2012 1,146,701 6,947
Men-owned firms, 2012 601,676 3,563
Women-owned firms, 2012 439,513 3,049
Minority-owned firms, 2012 631,218 6,301
Nonminority-owned firms, 2012 481,643 516
Veteran-owned firms, 2012 69,608 367
Nonveteran-owned firms, 2012 1,044,750 6,447
Geography
Geography
Population per square mile, 2010 2,419.6 16,983.9
Land area in square miles, 2010 4,057.88 7.45
FIPS Code 06037 0620802
Value Notes

Estimates are not comparable to other geographic levels due to methodology differences that may exist between different data sources.

Some estimates presented here come from sample data, and thus have sampling errors that may render some apparent differences between geographies statistically indistinguishable. Click the Quick Info icon to the left of each row in TABLE view to learn about sampling error.

The vintage year (e.g., V2019) refers to the final year of the series (2010 thru 2019). Different vintage years of estimates are not comparable.

Fact Notes Value Flags

QuickFacts data are derived from: Population Estimates, American Community Survey, Census of Population and Housing, Current Population Survey, Small Area Health Insurance Estimates, Small Area Income and Poverty Estimates, State and County Housing Unit Estimates, County Business Patterns, Nonemployer Statistics, Economic Census, Survey of Business Owners, Building Permits.

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