Los Angeles, CA 90005 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 90005: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Los Angeles, CA 90005

Acceptable Alternative
Sanford, CA 90005

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Los Angeles County
  • Centroid: Latitude 34.056, Longitude -118.309
  • Time Zone: Pacific Time Zone (UTC -8 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes
  • Businesses Addresses: 1,035
  • PO Box Addresses: 0
  • Residential Addresses: 17,069
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 15,128
    • Single Family Addresses: 1,941

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Database updated: August 1, 2018, Maps updated: August 1, 2018.

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  1. 90005 2018 Demographic Data
  2. Growth Rates for 90005 (Historical & 5-Year Forecast)
  3. Peer Comparisons (Rank and Percentile)
  1. Neighborhoods Demographics (Home Values, Household Income, etc.)
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Los Angeles, CA 90005 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 46,044
Population in Households 45,782
Population in Familes 33,208
Population in Group Qrtrs 262
Population Density2 30,663
Diversity Index3 89


Median Household Income $36,838
Average Household Income $57,280
Per Capita Income $23,623


Total Housing Units 20,466 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,768 ( 8.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 17,026 (83.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,672 ( 8.2%)
Median Home Value $888,000
Average Home Value $1,007,650


Total Households 18,794
Average Household Size 2.44
Family Households 10,413
Average Family Size 3
  1. Demographics are point estimates for July 1st of the current year and each for the forecast years. See References for more information.
  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.


2010-2018 2018-2023
Population 1.33% 2.16%
Households 1.22% 2.08%
Families 1.24% 2.09%
Median Household Income   3.64%
Per Capita Income   3.87%

Los Angeles, CA 90005 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 90005 to the other 1,763 ZIP Codes in California by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 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 # 290 84th
Population Density # 11 99th
Diversity Index # 79 95th
Median Household Income # 1568 11th
Per Capita Income # 1276 28th

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