Lynwood, CA 90262 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 90262: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Lynwood, CA 90262

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 1,198
  • Single Family Addresses: 11,562
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 3,333
  • County: Los Angeles County
  • Centroid: Latitude 33.925, Longitude -118.198
  • Time Zone: Pacific Time Zone (UTC -8 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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Lynwood, CA 90262 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 73,768
Daytime Population: Workers 12,742
Daytime Population: Residents 44,087
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 56,829
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.77
Population in Households 70,997
Population in Familes 64,179
Population in Group Qrtrs 2,771
Population Density2 15,082
Diversity Index3 87


Median Household Income $46,577
Average Household Income $58,209
Per Capita Income $13,311


Total Housing Units 16,098 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 7,005 (43.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 8,368 (52.0%)
Vacant Housing Units 725 ( 4.5%)
Median Home Value $363,036
Average Home Value $396,324


Total Households 15,373
Average Household Size 4.62
Family Households 13,767
Average Family Size 5
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood 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.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population 0.62% 0.62%
Households 0.49% 0.57%
Families 0.5% 0.58%
Median Household Income   1.5%
Per Capita Income   2.09%

Lynwood, CA 90262 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 90262 to the other 1,761 ZIP Codes in California by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 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 # 57 97th
Population Density # 72 96th
Diversity Index # 174 90th
Median Household Income # 1253 29th
Per Capita Income # 1640 7th

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