Whittier, CA 90601 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 90601: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Whittier, CA 90601

Acceptable Alternative
City Industry, CA 90601
City of Industry, CA 90601
Pico Rivera, CA 90601

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 828
  • Single Family Addresses: 8,515
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 2,690
  • County: Los Angeles County
  • Centroid: Latitude 34.006, Longitude -118.032
  • Time Zone: Pacific Time Zone (UTC -8 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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Whittier, CA 90601 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 32,521
Population in Households 32,255
Population in Familes 27,474
Population in Group Qrtrs 266
Population Density1 3,187
Diversity Index2 78


Total Households 10,987
Average Household Size 2.94
Family Households 8,096
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 11,549 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 6,442 (55.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 4,545 (39.4%)
Vacant Housing Units 562 ( 4.9%)
Median Home Value $500,220
Average Home Value $539,817


Median Household Income $68,800
Average Household Income $88,838
Per Capita Income $30,366
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.35% 0.52%
Households 0.2% 0.43%
Families 0.24% 0.44%
Median Household Income   3.01%
Per Capita Income   1.88%
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.

Whittier, CA 90601 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 90601 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 # 532 70th
Population Density1 # 584 67th
Diversity Index2 # 567 68th
Median Household Income # 598 66th
Per Capita Income # 801 54th

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