Sunland, CA 91040 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 91040: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Sunland, CA 91040

Acceptable Alternative
Shadow Hills, CA 91040

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 303
  • Single Family Addresses: 6,513
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 1,202
  • County: Los Angeles County
  • Centroid: Latitude 34.26, Longitude -118.333
  • Time Zone: Pacific Time Zone (UTC -8 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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Sunland, CA 91040 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 21,099
Population in Households 20,783
Population in Familes 17,139
Population in Group Qrtrs 316
Population Density1 749
Diversity Index2 69


Total Households 7,532
Average Household Size 2.76
Family Households 5,221
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 7,928 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 5,177 (65.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 2,355 (29.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 396 ( 5.0%)
Median Home Value $485,032
Average Home Value $531,514


Median Household Income $70,946
Average Household Income $91,516
Per Capita Income $33,313
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.45% 0.59%
Households 0.26% 0.49%
Families 0.31% 0.54%
Median Household Income   2.31%
Per Capita Income   1.79%
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.

Sunland, CA 91040 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 91040 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 # 789 55th
Population Density1 # 877 50th
Diversity Index2 # 868 51st
Median Household Income # 557 68th
Per Capita Income # 667 62nd

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