Los Angeles, CA 90038 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 90038: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Los Angeles, CA 90038

Acceptable Alternative
W Hollywood, CA 90038
West Hollywood, CA 90038

Not Acceptable, USPS
Hollywood, CA 90038
Wilcox, CA 90038

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 1,279
  • Single Family Addresses: 3,184
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 9,490
  • County: Los Angeles County
  • Centroid: Latitude 34.091, Longitude -118.343
  • Time Zone: Pacific Time Zone (UTC -8 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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Los Angeles, CA 90038 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 30,226
Population in Households 29,830
Population in Familes 19,644
Population in Group Qrtrs 396
Population Density1 19,535
Diversity Index2 86


Total Households 12,470
Average Household Size 2.39
Family Households 5,928
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 13,430 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,136 ( 8.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 11,334 (84.4%)
Vacant Housing Units 960 ( 7.1%)
Median Home Value $655,080
Average Home Value $709,705


Median Household Income $37,057
Average Household Income $54,962
Per Capita Income $23,205
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.73% 0.75%
Households 0.68% 0.69%
Families 0.61% 0.68%
Median Household Income   0.66%
Per Capita Income   1.78%
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.

Los Angeles, CA 90038 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 90038 to the other 1,756 ZIP Codes 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 # 593 66th
Population Density1 # 33 98th
Diversity Index2 # 214 88th
Median Household Income # 1506 14th
Per Capita Income # 1187 32nd

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