Los Angeles, CA Population

By | June 5, 2019

Population: 3,694,820. Estimated population in July 2020: 3,844,829 (+4.1% change)
Males: 1,841,805 (49.8%), Females: 1,853,015 (50.2%)

The city of Los Angeles is located in Los Angeles County, California. See Countryaah.com for alphabetical list of all cities in California, including top 10 cities by population and area of California.

Zip codes: 90001, 90002, 90003, 90004, 90005, 90006, 90007, 90008, 90010, 90011, 90012, 90013, 90014, 90015, 90016, 90017, 90018, 90019, 90020, 90021, 90022, 90023, 90024, 90025, 90026, 90027, 90028, 90029, 90031, 90032, 90033, 90034, 90035, 90036, 90037, 90038, 90039, 90040, 90041, 90042, 90043, 90044, 90045, 90046, 90047, 90048, 90049, 90056, 90057, 90058, 90059, 90061, 90062, 90063, 90064, 90065, 90066, 90067, 90068, 90071, 90077.

Median resident age: 31.6 years
Median household income: $36,687
Median house value: $221,600

Races in Los Angeles:

  • Hispanic (46.5%)
  • White Non-Hispanic (29.7%)
  • Other race (25.7%)
  • Black (11.2%)
  • Two or more races (5.2%)
  • Filipino (2.7%)
  • Korean (2.5%)
  • Chinese (1.7%)
  • American Indian (1.4%)
  • Japanese (1.0%)
  • Other Asian (0.9%)
  • Asian Indian (0.7%)
  • Vietnamese (0.5%)

(Total can be greater than 100% because Hispanics could be counted in other races)

Ancestries: German (4.5%), Irish (3.8%), English (3.5%), Italian (2.6%), United States (2.6%), Russian (2.4%).

Elevation: 330 feet

Land area: 469.1 square miles

Map of Los Angeles, CA

Population

For population 25 years and over in Los Angeles

  • High school or higher: 66.6%
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher: 25.5%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 9.1%
  • Unemployed: 9.3%
  • Mean travel time to work: 29.6 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Los Angeles city

  • Never married: 37.1%
  • Now married: 45.6%
  • Separated: 3.5%
  • Widowed: 5.4%
  • Divorced: 8.4%

40.9% Foreign born (27.0% Latin America, 10.2% Asia).

Population change in the 1990s: +204,492 (+5.9%).

Hospitals

Hospitals/medical centers in Los Angeles:

  • BARLOW HOSPITAL (2000 STADIUM WAY)
  • CALIFORNIA HOSPITAL MEDICAL CENTER LA (1401 SOUTH GRAND AVENUE)
  • CEDARS-SINAI MEDICAL CENTER (8700 BEVERLY BLVD)
  • CENTURY CITY HOSPITAL (2070 CENTURY PARK EAST)
  • CHILDRENS HOSP OF LOS ANGELES (4650 SUNSET BLVD)
  • CITY OF ANGELES MEDICAL CENTER (1711 WEST TEMPLE STREET)
  • EAST LOS ANGELES DOCTORS HOSPITAL (4060 WHITTIER BLVD)
  • GATEWAYS HOSP MENTAL HEALTH CTR (1891 EFFIE ST)
  • GOOD SAMARITAN HOSPITAL (1225 WILSHIRE BOULEVARD)
  • KAISER FOUNDATION HOSPITAL (4867 SUNSET BLVD)
  • KAISER FOUNDATION HOSPITAL (6041 CADILLAC AVE)
  • KEDREN COMMUNITY HEALTH CENTER, INC (4211 SOUTH AVALON BLVD)
  • LAC+USC MEDICAL CENTER (1200 N STATE ST)
  • LAC/MARTIN LUTHER KING JR GEN HOSPITAL (12021 S WILMINGTON AVE)
  • LINCLON HOSPITAL MEDICAL CENTER (443 SOUTH SOTO STREET)
  • LOS ANGELES COMMUNITY HOSPITAL (4081 E OLYMPIC BLVD)
  • LOS ANGELES METROPOLITAN MEDICAL CTR (2231 S WESTERN AVE)
  • MIDWAY HOSPITAL MEDICAL CENTER (5925 SAN VICENTE BOULEVARD)
  • ORTHOPAEDIC HOSPITAL (2400 S FLOWER ST)
  • PACIFIC ALLIANCE MEDICAL CENTER (531 W COLLEGE ST)
  • QUEEN OF ANGELS/HOLYWD PRESB MED CT (1300 N VERMONT AVE)
  • SAN VICENTE HOSPITAL (6000 SAN VICENTE BLVD)
  • SANTA MARTA HOSPITAL (319 N HUMPHREYS AVE)
  • ST VINCENT MEDICAL CENTER (2131 W 3RD ST)
  • TEMPLE COMMUNITY HOSPITAL (235 N HOOVER ST)
  • U C L A NEUROPSYCHIATRIC HOSP CLINIC (760 WESTWOOD PLAZA)
  • UCLA MED CTR ADULTS RENAL TRANSPLANT (10833 LE CONTE AVE BH 427, CHS)
  • USC KENNETH NORRIS JR CANCER HOSPITAL (1441 EASTLAKE AVE)
  • USC UNIVERSITY HOSPITAL (1500 SAN PABLO ST)
  • VENCOR HOSPITAL – LOS ANGELES (5525 SLAUSON AVENUE)
  • WHITE MEMORIAL MEDICAL CENTER (1720 E CESAR AVENUE)

Airports

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Los Angeles:

  • BURBANK-GLENDALE-PASADENA (about 9 miles; BURBANK, CA; Abbreviation: BUR)
  • LOS ANGELES INTL (about 11 miles; LOS ANGELES, CA; Abbreviation: LAX)
  • LONG BEACH /DAUGHERTY FIELD/ (about 25 miles; LONG BEACH, CA; Abbreviation: LGB)

Other public-use airports nearest to Los Angeles:

  • SANTA MONICA MUNI (about 8 miles; SANTA MONICA, CA; Abbreviation: SMO)
  • VAN NUYS (about 11 miles; VAN NUYS, CA; Abbreviation: VNY)
  • WHITEMAN (about 12 miles; LOS ANGELES, CA; Abbreviation: WHP)
Amtrak station:
LOS ANGELES (800 N. ALAMEDA ST.). Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, snack bar, free short-term parking, paid long-term parking, car rental agency, taxi stand, public transit connection.

Colleges and Universities

Colleges/Universities in Los Angeles:

  • UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA-LOS ANGELES (Full-time enrollment: 35,930; Location: 405 HILGARD AVE; Public; Website: www.ucla.edu; Offers Doctor’s degree)
  • UNIVERSITY OF SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA (Full-time enrollment: 26,718; Location: UNIVERSITY PK; Private, not-for-profit; Website: www.usc.edu/; Offers Doctor’s degree)
  • CALIFORNIA STATE UNIVERSITY-LOS ANGELES (Full-time enrollment: 14,556; Location: 5151 STATE UNIVERSITY DR; Public; Website: www.calstatela.edu; Offers Doctor’s degree)
  • LOS ANGELES TRADE TECHNICAL COLLEGE (Full-time enrollment: 8,528; Location: 400 W WASHINGTON BLVD; Public)
  • LOS ANGELES CITY COLLEGE (Full-time enrollment: 8,298; Location: 855 N VERMONT AVE; Public; Website: www.lacc.cc.ca.us)
  • LOYOLA MARYMOUNT UNIVERSITY (Full-time enrollment: 6,890; Location: One LMU Drive; Private, not-for-profit; Website: www.lmu.edu; Offers Master’s degree)
  • LOS ANGELES SOUTHWEST COLLEGE (Full-time enrollment: 2,971; Location: 1600 W IMPERIAL HWY; Public; Website: WWW.LASC.CC.CA.US)
  • EAST LOS ANGELES OCCUPATIONAL CENTER (Full-time enrollment: 2,186; Location: 2100 MARENGO ST; Public)
  • FASHION INSTITUTE OF DESIGN AND MERCH-LOS ANGELES (Full-time enrollment: 2,112; Location: 919 S GRAND AVE; Private, for-profit; Website: WWW.FIDM.COM)
  • UNITED EDUCATION INSTITUTE-LOS ANGELES CAMPUS (Full-time enrollment: 1,765; Location: 3727 W SIXTH ST STE 317; Private, for-profit; Website: WWW.UEIGLOBAL.COM)
  • OCCIDENTAL COLLEGE (Full-time enrollment: 1,711; Location: 1600 CAMPUS RD; Private, not-for-profit; Website: www.oxy.edu; Offers Master’s degree)
  • MOUNT ST MARY’S COLLEGE (Full-time enrollment: 1,611; Location: 12001 CHALON RD; Private, not-for-profit; Website: www.msmc.la.edu; Offers Master’s degree)
  • AMERICAN CAREER COLLEGE (Full-time enrollment: 1,383; Location: 4021 ROSEWOOD AVE 1ST FL; Private, for-profit)
  • OTIS COLLEGE OF ART AND DESIGN (Full-time enrollment: 911; Location: 9045 LINCOLN BLVD; Private, not-for-profit; Website: [email protected]; Offers Master’s degree)
  • SOUTHWESTERN UNIVERSITY SCHOOL OF LAW (Full-time enrollment: 721; Location: 675 S WESTMORELAND AVE; Private, not-for-profit; Website: www.swlaw.edu)
  • CLEVELAND CHIROPRACTIC COLLEGE OF LOS ANGELES (Full-time enrollment: 628; Location: 590 N VERMONT AVE; Private, not-for-profit)
  • COMPUTER EDUCATION INSTITUTE-LOS ANGELES (Full-time enrollment: 606; Location: 3699 WILSHIRE BLVD STE 420; Private, for-profit; Website: www.computer-education.com)
  • AMERICAN INTERCONTINENTAL UNIVERSITY (Full-time enrollment: 570; Location: 12655 West Jefferson Blvd; Private, for-profit; Website: www.aiuniv.edu; Offers Master’s degree)
  • LOS ANGELES ORT TECHNICAL INSTITUTE (Full-time enrollment: 471; Location: 6435 WILSHIRE BLVD; Private, not-for-profit; Website: www.laort.com)
  • BRYMAN COLLEGE (Full-time enrollment: 420; Location: 3460 WILSHIRE BLVD STE 500; Private, for-profit)

Biggest public high schools in Los Angeles:

  • BELMONT SENIOR HIGH (Students: 5,299; Location: 1575 W. 2ND ST.; Grades: 09 – 12)
  • FREMONT (JOHN C.) SENIOR HIGH (Students: 5,083; Location: 7676 S. SAN PEDRO ST.; Grades: 09 – 12)
  • ROOSEVELT (THEODORE) SENIOR HIGH (Students: 4,940; Location: 456 S. MATHEWS ST.; Grades: 09 – 12)
  • LOS ANGELES SENIOR HIGH (Students: 4,876; Location: 4650 W. OLYMPIC BLVD.; Grades: 09 – 12)
  • GARFIELD (JAMES A.) SENIOR HIGH (Students: 4,844; Location: 5101 E. 6TH ST.; Grades: 09 – 12)
  • MARSHALL (JOHN) SENIOR HIGH (Students: 4,550; Location: 3939 TRACY ST.; Grades: 09 – 12)
  • MANUAL ARTS SENIOR HIGH (Students: 4,093; Location: 4131 S. VERMONT AVE.; Grades: 09 – 12)
  • JEFFERSON (THOMAS) SENIOR HIGH (Students: 3,869; Location: 1319 E. 41ST ST.; Grades: 09 – 12)
  • FRANKLIN (BENJAMIN) SENIOR HIG (Students: 3,419; Location: 820 N. AVENUE 54; Grades: 09 – 12)
  • LOS ANGELES UNIFIED ALTERNATIVE EDUCATION (Students: 3,217; Location: 450 NORTH GRAND AVE.; Grades: 07 – 12)

Biggest private high schools in Los Angeles:

  • LE LYCEE FRANCAIS DE L A (Students: 1,458; Location: 3261 OVERLAND AVENUE; Grades: PK – 12)
  • LOYOLA HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 1,173; Location: 1901 VENICE BLVD; Grades: 9 – 12; Boys only)
  • BRENTWOOD SCHOOL (Students: 960; Location: 100 SO BARRINGTON PLACE; Grades: KG – 12)
  • IMMACULATE HEART SCHOOL (Students: 727; Location: 5515 FRANKLIN AVENUE; Grades: 6 – 12; Girls only)
  • ROSE ALEX PILIBOS ARM SCHOOL (Students: 705; Location: 1615 N ALEXANDRIA AVE; Grades: KG – 12)
  • RIBET ACADEMY (Students: 588; Location: 2911 SAN FERNANDO RD; Grades: PK – 12)
  • CATHEDRAL HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 537; Location: 1253 BISHOPS RD; Grades: KG – 12; Boys only)
  • MARLBOROUGH SCHOOL (Students: 523; Location: 250 S ROSSMORE AVE; Grades: 7 – 12; Girls only)
  • NOTRE DAME ACADEMY GIRLS H S (Students: 476; Location: 2851 OVERLAND AVENUE; Grades: 9 – 12; Girls only)
  • BISHOP CONATY-OUR LADY OF LORE (Students: 445; Location: 2900 WEST PICO BLVD; Grades: 9 – 12; Girls only)

Biggest public primary/middle schools in Los Angeles:

  • FOSHAY LEARNING CENTER (K-12) (Students: 3,581; Location: 3751 S. HARVARD BLVD.; Grades: KG – 12)
  • BERENDO MIDDLE (Students: 3,323; Location: 1157 S. BERENDO ST.; Grades: 06 – 08)
  • CITY OF ANGELS (INDEP. STUDY) (Students: 3,225; Location: 1449 S. SAN PEDRO; Grades: KG – 12)
  • KING (THOMAS STARR) MIDDLE (Students: 3,149; Location: 4201 FOUNTAIN AVE.; Grades: 06 – 08)
  • LOS ANGELES ACADEMY MIDDLE (Students: 3,090; Location: 644 EAST 56TH ST.; Grades: 06 – 08)
  • HOLLENBECK MIDDLE (Students: 2,871; Location: 2510 E. 6TH ST.; Grades: 06 – 08)
  • CARVER (GEORGE WASHINGTON) MIDDLE (Students: 2,836; Location: 4410 MCKINLEY AVE.; Grades: 06 – 08)
  • VIRGIL MIDDLE (Students: 2,801; Location: 152 N. VERMONT AVE.; Grades: 06 – 08)
  • DREW (CHARLES) MIDDLE (Students: 2,717; Location: 8511 COMPTON AVE.; Grades: 06 – 08)
  • BETHUNE (MARY MCLEOD) MIDDLE (Students: 2,713; Location: 155 W. 69TH ST.; Grades: 06 – 08)

Biggest private primary/middle schools in Los Angeles:

  • YESHIVA RAV ISAACSOHN (Students: 1,056; Location: 540 N LA BREA AVE; Grades: PK – 8)
  • STEPHEN S WISE TEMPLE ELEMENTA (Students: 754; Location: 15500 STEPHEN S WISE DR; Grades: KG – 6)
  • SINAI AKIBA ACADEMY (Students: 726; Location: 10400 WILSHIRE BOULEVARD; Grades: PK – 8)
  • WESTCHESTER LUTHERAN SCHOOL (Students: 622; Location: 7831 S SEPULVEDA BLVD; Grades: PK – 8)
  • CURTIS SCHOOL FOUNDATION (Students: 532; Location: 15871 MULHOLLAND; Grades: PK – 8)
  • FIRST CHURCH OF GOD CHRISTIAN (Students: 519; Location: 2941 W 70TH ST; Grades: PK – 8)
  • ST DOMINIC ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 511; Location: 2005 MERTON AVENUE; Grades: KG – 8)
  • CTR FOR EARLY EDUCATION (Students: 496; Location: 563 N ALFRED ST; Grades: PK – 6)
  • YAVNEH HEBREW ACADEMY (Students: 407; Location: 5353 W 3RD ST; Grades: PK – 8)
  • MAIMONIDES ACADEMY (Students: 384; Location: 310 N HUNTLEY; Grades: PK – 8)

Libraries

Library in Los Angeles:

  • LOS ANGELES PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $90,371,289; Location: 630 W. FIFTH ST.; 6,023,282 books; 324,389 audio materials; 233,259 video materials; 13,186 serial subscriptions)