StatisticWest Los AngelesLos AngelesCalifornia
Population42,7973,918,87239,512,223
Population density (sq mi)8,4978,362256
Median age39.935.036.0
Male/Female ratio0.9:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)n/a44%52%
Families w/ Kids under 1846%45%46%
Speak Englishn/a40%56%
Speak Spanishn/a43%29%

Key findings

  • The population density in West Los Angeles is 2% higher than Los Angeles
  • The median age in West Los Angeles is 14% higher than Los Angeles
  • In West Los Angeles 77.37% of the population is White
  • In West Los Angeles 2.57% of the population is Black
  • In West Los Angeles 13.74% of the population is Asian

Compare Los Angeles, CA Demographics

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      West Los Angeles population breakdown by race

      RaceWest Los AngelesLos AngelesCalifornia
      White77.37%52.44%61.26%
      Black2.57%9.01%5.85%
      Asian13.74%11.56%13.85%
      American Indian0.13%0.68%0.74%
      Native Hawaiian0.31%0.17%0.39%
      Mixed race4.06%3.56%4.62%
      Other race1.82%22.58%13.28%
      In West Los Angeles, 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.

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      West Los Angeles age breakdown

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