Zip Code 90249 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameGardena
Zip Code StateCalifornia
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Los Angeles
Area Code310 / 424
Current Population:26669
Racial Majority: 14.3%
Public School Racial Majority:Hispanic 45.1%
Unemployment Rate:5.2%
Median Household Income$58252
Average Adjusted Gross Income$52830
School Test Performance:Above Average
Average Commute Time24.9 Minutes
Time Zone:Pacific Daylight Time
Elevation Range85 - 135 ft.
Area3 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)33.90149100, -118.31723200

Zip Code 90249 Description

Zip Code 90249 is located in the state of California in the Reno metro area. Zip code 90249 is primarily located in Los Angeles County. The official US Postal Service name for 90249 is GARDENA, California. Portions of zip code 90249 are contained within or border the city limits of Gardena, CA, Alondra Park, CA, Hawthorne, CA, West Athens, CA, and Torrance, CA. Zip code 90249 is within area code 310 and area code 424. 90249 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in California.

The current unemployment level in 90249 is 5.2% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 5.3% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 4.8% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 3.6%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 90249 increased to 26669 from 26433 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 90249 is while the majority ethnicity attending 90249 public schools is Hispanic. 72.5% of students in 90249 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 3925 14.3% 3537 +11%
 Black Or African American 7675 27.96% 7930 -3%
 Hispanic 9902 36.07% 10048 -1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 52 0.19% 44 +18%
 Asian 4530 16.5% 4318 +5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 97 0.35% 101 -4%
 Other Race 83 1.46% 83 +382%
 Two Or More Races 608 3.17% 608 +43%

Zip Code 90249 Race/Ethnicity

 White 3.5%
 Black Or African American 39.2%
 Hispanic 45.1%
 Asian 9.8%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 1.9%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.6%
 Two or More Races 0%

Zip Code 90249 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population2666926433
Male Population48.40%
Female Population51.60%
Total Households8880
Test Score PerformanceAbove Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$58252
Income Under $50K Per Year44.10%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year34.00%
Income Above $100K Per Year21.90%
90249 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
California District 43Maxine WatersDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$329056
Average Real Estate Sale Price$311866
Current Unemployment Level 5.2%
Previous Month Unemployment Level5.9%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago12.0%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 10b: 35F to 40F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 10b: 35F to 40F
Köppen Climate ClassificationCsb - Warm-Summer Mediterranean Climate
Average First Frost DatesRare
Average Last Frost DatesRare

Zip Code 90249 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)47495053566063646359524755
Avg Max Temp (°F)66676870727579807976716773
Avg Precip (In.)
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Los Angeles-Long Beach-Santa Ana, CA
CBSA Type90249
CBSA Population13331266
Time ZonePacific Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Los_Angeles
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-8 Hours
East Hawthorne
Bodger Park - El Camino Village