East Los Angeles, CA has a population of 124,191 and is the 225th largest city in the United States. The population density is 16,668 per sq mi which is 7072% higher than the California average and 18297% higher than the national average. The median age in East Los Angeles is 31 which is approximately 14% lower than the California average of 36. In East Los Angeles, 46% of the population over 15 years of age are married, 11% speak English and 88% speak Spanish. 55% of East Los Angeles residents were born in California, 3% were born out of state, 1% were born outside of the United States and 41% were foreign born.