StatisticCentral City EastLos AngelesCalifornia
Population density (sq mi)2,4808,362256
Median age31.935.036.0
Male/Female ratio1.0:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)n/a44%52%
Families w/ Kids under 1854%45%46%
Speak Englishn/a40%56%
Speak Spanishn/a43%29%

Key findings

  • The population density in Central City East is 70% lower than Los Angeles
  • The median age in Central City East is 9% lower than Los Angeles
  • In Central City East 57.54% of the population is White
  • In Central City East 2.79% of the population is Black
  • In Central City East 17.52% of the population is Asian

Compare Los Angeles, CA Demographics


      Central City East population breakdown by race

      RaceCentral City EastLos AngelesCalifornia
      American Indian0.38%0.68%0.74%
      Native Hawaiian0.42%0.17%0.39%
      Mixed race1.92%3.56%4.62%
      Other race19.43%22.58%13.28%
      In Central City East, 48.6% of people are of Hispanic or Latino origin.
      Please note: Hispanics may be of any race, so also are included in any/all of the applicable race categories above.

      Household income distribution

      Place of birth by citizenship

      Central City East age breakdown

      Marital status

      Age of children in married couples

      Source: The Central City East, Los Angeles, CA demographics data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).