Compton, CA 90220 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 90220: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Compton, CA 90220

Acceptable Alternative
Crystal City, CA 90220
Rancho Dominguez, CA 90220
Rncho Domingz, CA 90220

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Los Angeles County
  • Centroid: Latitude 33.891, Longitude -118.239
  • Time Zone: Pacific Time Zone (UTC -8 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes
  • Businesses Addresses: 1,061
  • PO Box Addresses: 0
  • Residential Addresses: 13,265
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 1,070
    • Single Family Addresses: 12,195

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

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Compton, CA 90220 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 50,810
Population in Households 50,500
Population in Familes 44,995
Population in Group Qrtrs 310
Population Density2 7,464
Diversity Index3 90


Median Household Income $46,426
Average Household Income $60,187
Per Capita Income $15,645


Total Housing Units 13,900 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 7,630 (54.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 5,355 (38.5%)
Vacant Housing Units 915 ( 6.6%)
Median Home Value $312,011
Average Home Value $333,080


Total Households 12,985
Average Household Size 3.89
Family Households 10,551
Average Family Size 4
  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 0.39% 0.37%
Households 0.26% 0.26%
Families 0.29% 0.31%
Median Household Income   2.63%
Per Capita Income   3.02%

Compton, CA 90220 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 90220 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 # 219 88th
Population Density # 283 84th
Diversity Index # 70 96th
Median Household Income # 1318 25th
Per Capita Income # 1600 9th

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