StatisticSilver LakeLos AngelesCalifornia
Population density (sq mi)10,3198,362256
Median age37.335.036.0
Male/Female ratio1.1:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)n/a44%52%
Families w/ Kids under 1839%45%46%
Speak Englishn/a40%56%
Speak Spanishn/a43%29%

Key findings

  • The population density in Silver Lake is 23% higher than Los Angeles
  • The median age in Silver Lake is 6% higher than Los Angeles
  • In Silver Lake 61.28% of the population is White
  • In Silver Lake 3.35% of the population is Black
  • In Silver Lake 15.30% of the population is Asian

Compare Los Angeles, CA Demographics


      Silver Lake population breakdown by race

      RaceSilver LakeLos AngelesCalifornia
      American Indian0.16%0.68%0.74%
      Native Hawaiian0.06%0.17%0.39%
      Mixed race3.66%3.56%4.62%
      Other race16.21%22.58%13.28%
      In Silver Lake, 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

      Silver Lake age breakdown

      Marital status

      Age of children in married couples

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