East Los Angeles, CA
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2021-08-09
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East Los Angeles, California Info Snack

Population
121,187
Unemployment
9.1%
Poverty
19.2%
Median Home
$415,600
Median Income
$46,082
Median Rent
$1,134

East Los Angeles SnackAbility

4
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
5/10
Housing
9
Affordability
3
Diversity
3
Safety
N/A
Amenities
10
Education
3
Commute
5

East Los Angeles, CA Cost Of Living

126
East Los Angeles's Overall Cost Of Living
1.3x
Higher Than The National Average
Living Expense East Los Angeles California National Average
Overall 126 140 100
Services 112 111 100
Groceries 116 118 100
Health 111 113 100
Housing 155 196 100
Transportation 126 128 100
Utilities 107 118 100

Rankings for East Los Angeles in California

Map Of East Los Angeles, CA

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Population over time in East Los Angeles

Year Population % Change
2019 121,187 1.1%
2018 119,827 -3.3%
2017 123,905 -0.2%
2016 124,191 -1.0%
2015 125,415 -1.7%
2014 127,610 -0.2%
2013 127,897 0.9%
2012 126,751 2.0%
2011 124,222 0.9%
2010 123,136 -

Race / Ethnicity in East Los Angeles

White
2.1% (2,505)
African American
0.3% (356)
American Indian
0.2% (182)
Asian
1.1% (1,304)
Hawaiian
0.0% (25)
Other
0.1% (109)
Two Or More
0.1% (129)
Hispanic
96.2% (116,577)
Race East Los Angeles CA USA
White 2.1% 37.2% 60.7%
African American 0.3% 5.5% 12.3%
American Indian 0.2% 0.4% 0.7%
Asian 1.1% 14.3% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.4% 0.2%
Other 0.1% 0.3% 0.2%
Two Or More 0.1% 3.0% 2.4%
Hispanic 96.2% 39.0% 18.0%

Gender in East Los Angeles

Female
50.4% (61,054)
Male
49.6% (60,132)
Gender East Los Angeles CA USA
Female 50.4% 50.3% 50.8%
Male 49.6% 49.7% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in East Los Angeles for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
30.0% (36,356)
9-12th Grade
17.0% (20,601)
High School / GED
24.0% (29,084)
Some College
16.0% (19,389)
Associate's Degree
4.0% (4,847)
Bachelor's Degree
7.0% (8,483)
Master's Degree
2.0% (2,423)
Professional Degree
0.0% (0)
Doctorate Degree
0.0% (0)
Education East Los Angeles CA USA
< 9th Grade 30.0% 9.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 17.0% 8.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 24.0% 20.0% 27.0%
Some College 16.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 4.0% 8.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 7.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 2.0% 9.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 0.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.0% 2.0% 1.0%

Household Income For East Los Angeles, California

Less than $10,000
5.4% (655,396)
$10,000 to $14,999
6.1% (740,482)
$15,000 to $24,999
12.1% (1,470,234)
$25,000 to $34,999
12.7% (1,544,589)
$35,000 to $49,999
17.5% (2,116,815)
$50,000 to $74,999
18.8% (2,283,922)
$75,000 to $99,999
11.8% (1,428,457)
$100,000 to $149,999
11.2% (1,360,618)
$150,000 to $199,999
2.7% (324,248)
$200,000 or more
1.6% (193,935)
Income East Los Angeles CA USA
Less than $10,000 5.4% 4.8% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 6.1% 4.1% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 12.1% 7.5% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 12.7% 7.5% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 17.5% 10.5% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 18.8% 15.5% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 11.8% 12.4% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 11.2% 16.6% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 2.7% 8.9% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 1.6% 12.2% 7.7%

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