Ladera Heights, CA Profile: Facts, Map & Data


Ladera Heights Local Links & Resources:
Hotels | Resources | ALL Ladera Heights Content

Also See: Los Angeles, CA ZIP Codes & ZIP Code Maps | Local Area Photos

Ladera Heights, California - Basic Facts

The Ladera Heights Census Designated Place had a population of 6,432 as of July 1, 2016.

The primary coordinate point for Ladera Heights is located at latitude 33.9963 and longitude -118.3758 in Los Angeles County. The formal boundaries for the Ladera Heights Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 2.97 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Los Angeles County is in the Pacific time zone (GMT -8). The elevation is 305 feet.

The Ladera Heights Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2408521) has a U1 Census Class Code which indicates a census designated place with an official federally recognized name. It also has a Functional Status Code of "S" which identifies a statistical entity.

California is one of 20 states where Census County Divisions (CCDs) are used for statistical tracking of subdivisions within each county. The Ladera Heights Census Designated Place is located within Los Angeles CCD of Los Angeles County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Ladera Heights population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.

Neighborhood Data

Address Based Hyperlocal Data Input an address and get data & demographics for the pertinent census block group (CBG), a searchable map and a customized directory. The CBG is the smallest geographical unit used by the Census Bureau for reporting certain data.


Ladera Heights Census Designated Place, CA Boundary Map

Also See: BIG Map | Driving Directions | CA Congressional Districts
Boundary Maps: Los Angeles CCD | Los Angeles County | California Counties

Search the map for:

Ladera Heights, CA Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 6,432
Population in Households 6,419
Population in Familes 5,207
Population in Group Qrtrs 13
Population Density1 2,169
Diversity Index2 51


Total Households 2,700
Average Household Size 2.38
Family Households 1,803
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 2,867 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,977 (69.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 724 (25.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 167 ( 5.8%)
Median Home Value $848,634
Average Home Value $852,099


Median Household Income $94,496
Average Household Income $129,301
Per Capita Income $53,922
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population -0.16% 0.14%
Households -0.3% 0.04%
Families -0.11% 0.07%
Median Household Income   1.98%
Per Capita Income   1.74%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.

Ladera Heights, CA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Ladera Heights to the other 1,516 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in California by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 588 61st
Population Density1 # 579 62nd
Diversity Index2 # 973 36th
Median Household Income # 187 88th
Per Capita Income # 146 90th

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE California Census Data Comparison Tool.

California Research Tools

California Census Data Comparison Tool

Compare California Census Data
Highest or Lowest: