Chinatown Demographics

Population - Employment - Households - Income / Financial - Housing - Education - Marital Status - Means of Transport to Work

Chinatown Population Demographics top

Y-o-Y Change
Total Population 36,552 1.8%
Male Population 22,600 2.5%
Female Population 13,952 0.7%
Male Population 61.83 %
Female Population 38.17 %
Y-o-Y Change
Median Age 35.3 0.3%
Citizen US Born 20,882 2.4%
Citizen not US Born 9,226 2.8%
Not Citizen 6,444 -1.7%
Citizen US Born 57.13 %
Citizen not US Born 25.24 %
Not Citizen 17.63 %
Y-o-Y Change
Moved from Abroad 301 -43.2%
Moved from Same Country 9,575 6.9%
Moved from Same State 1,348 24.2%
Moved from Different State 994 12.8%
Same House as Last Year 24,058 -1.0%
Moved from Abroad 0.83 %
Moved from Same Country 26.39 %
Moved from Same State 3.72 %
Moved from Different State 2.74 %
Same House as Last Year 66.32 %

Occupational Employment in Chinatown top

Y-o-Y Change
White Collar 12,587 6.1%
Blue Collar 1,879 6.6%
White Collar 87.01 %
Blue Collar 12.99 %
Y-o-Y Change
Self Employees 2,189 13.8%
Private Companies 9,746 4.3%
Governmental Workers 1,450 6.7%
Not for Profit Companies 1,081 7.5%
Self Employees 15.13 %
Private Companies 67.37 %
Governmental Workers 10.02 %
Not for Profit Companies 7.47 %

Number of Households in Chinatown top

Y-o-Y Change
Total Households 13,216 3.8%
Average People Per Household 2 -1.9%
Family Households 4,918 0.4%
Non-family Households 8,298 5.9%
Family Households 37.21 %
Non-family Households 62.79 %
Y-o-Y Change
Households with Children 1,839 1.3%
Households without Children 11,377 4.2%
Households with Children 13.91 %
Households without Children 86.09 %

Median and Average Income in Chinatown top

Y-o-Y Change
Average Household Income $74,904.00 7.8%
Median Household Income $47,027.00 11.2%
People below Poverty Level 7,310 -5.8%
People above Poverty Level 19,753 3.8%

Housing in Chinatown top

Y-o-Y Change
Housing Units 14,156 5.2%
Median Year Built 1986 0.1%
Built in 1939 or Earlier 1,553 4.8%
Built between 1940 and 1949 719 -8.5%
Built between 1950 and 1959 468 12.0%
Built between 1960 and 1969 1,405 13.1%
Built between 1970 and 1979 1,128 -6.2%
Built between 1980 and 1989 3,225 -0.1%
Built between 1990 and 1999 1,370 1.9%
Built between 2000 and 2009 2,293 4.3%
Built in 2010 or Later 1,995 28.6%
Y-o-Y Change
Occupied Housing Units 13,216 3.8%
Owner Occupied 1,195 -8.6%
Renter Occupied 12,021 5.2%
Owner Occupied 9.04 %
Renter Occupied 90.96 %
Y-o-Y Change
With Mortgage 740 -2.9%
Without Mortgage 455 -16.5%
Median Value with Mortgage $560,400.00 11.3%
Median Value without Mortgage $489,000.00 1.3%
Median Housing Costs per Month $1,727.00 13.0%
With Mortgage 61.92 %
Without Mortgage 38.08 %

Chinatown Education Statistics top

Y-o-Y Change
No High School 4,564 -0.8%
Some High School 11,038 -1.2%
Some College 6,038 0.7%
Associate Degree 1,703 12.5%
Bachelor's Degree 7,127 13.6%
No High School 13.65 %
Some High School 33.01 %
Some College 16.77 %
Associate Degree 5.09 %
Bachelor's Degree 21.31 %
Graduate Degree %

Marital Status in Chinatown top

Y-o-Y Change
Never Married 19,061 5.0%
Married 10,181 -2.1%
Separated 1,152 3.7%
Widowed 2,176 4.8%
Divorced 2,621 5.4%
Never Married 56 %
Married 29.91 %
Separated 3.38 %
Widowed 6.39 %
Divorced 7.7 %

Means of Transport to Work in Chinatown top

Y-o-Y Change
Car 9,326 7.3%
Bus or TrolleyBus 1,049 -8.8%
Subway or Elevated 42 N/A
Railroad 14 N/A
Ferryboat 0 N/A
Bicycle 80 -12.1%
Motorcycle 61 24.5%
TaxiCab 113 105.5%
Walk 1,576 -7.0%

Methodology & Disclaimers


Demographic data shown in this section was gathered from the latest U.S. Census Bureau release, the 2019 American Community Survey. The information is updated yearly, as soon as new data is made available by the US Census Bureau.

No representation, guarantee or warranty is made as to the accuracy or completeness of information modified or aggregated for specific neighborhoods and/or zip codes.
Zip codes included in this demographic data: 90012

Recently added listings in Chinatown top

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Chinatown is an area in Central L.A.,Los Angeles,Los Angeles County,California with a population of 36,552. There are 22,600 male residents living in Chinatown and 13,952 female residents. The total number of households is 13,216 with 2 people per household on average.The median age of the current population is 35 with 10,181 people being married and 25,010 being single.
The employment numbers show that there are 87.01% white collar employees and 12.99% blue collar employees in Chinatown..
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