Zip Code 90502 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameTorrance
Zip Code StateCalifornia
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Los Angeles
Area Code310 / 424
Current Population:18010
Racial Majority: 17.74%
Public School Racial Majority:Hispanic 78.3%
Unemployment Rate:20.7%
Median Household Income$60967
Average Adjusted Gross Income$58380
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time27 Minutes
Current Time:
PDT
Time Zone:Pacific Daylight Time
Elevation Range0-0 Feet
Area2 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)33.83396912, -118.29389954

Zip Code 90502 Description

Zip Code 90502 is located in the state of California in the Reno metro area. Zip code 90502 is primarily located in Los Angeles County. The official US Postal Service name for 90502 is TORRANCE, California. Portions of zip code 90502 are contained within or border the city limits of West Carson, CA, Los Angeles, CA, and Carson, CA. Zip code 90502 is within area code 310 and area code 424. 90502 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in California.

The current unemployment level in 90502 is 20.7% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 5.3% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 16.1% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 13.3%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 90502 increased to 18010 from 17038 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 90502 is while the majority ethnicity attending 90502 public schools is Hispanic. 83.3% of students in 90502 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 3040 17.74% 3547 -14%
 Black Or African American 1497 8.74% 1227 +22%
 Hispanic 5888 34.36% 6441 -9%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 14 0.08% 69 -80%
 Asian 5373 31.36% 5922 -9%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 801 4.67% 244 +228%
 Other Race 81 0.29% 81 -40%
 Two Or More Races 479 2.76% 479 -1%

Zip Code 90502 Race/Ethnicity

 White 3.8%
 Black Or African American 6.6%
 Hispanic 78.3%
 Asian 7.2%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 3.8%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.3%
 Two or More Races 0.1%

Zip Code 90502 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population1801017038
Male Population48.90%
Female Population51.10%
Total Households5717
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
83.3%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
100.0%
Median Household Income$60967
Income Under $50K Per Year37.90%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year38.70%
Income Above $100K Per Year23.40%
90502 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
California District 43Maxine WatersDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$303725
Average Real Estate Sale Price$293419
Current Unemployment Level 20.7%
Previous Month Unemployment Level6.6%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago4.2%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 10b: 35F to 40F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 10b: 35F to 40F
Köppen Climate ClassificationCsb - Warm-Summer Mediterranean Climate
Ecoregion
Average First Frost DatesRare
Average Last Frost DatesRare

Zip Code 90502 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)46485052565962646258514654
Avg Max Temp (°F)67676871727679808076716773
Avg Precip (In.)3.323.212.67.69.24.08.03.13.25.421.161.8414.03
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Los Angeles-Long Beach-Santa Ana, CA
CBSA Type90502
CBSA Population13331266
Time ZonePacific Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Los_Angeles
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-8 Hours