34,034 population in 2000, according to the U.S. Census
37,201 population in 2008, based on L.A. Department of City Planning estimates.
6.31 square miles
5,395 people per square mile, among the lowest densities for the city of Los Angeles but about average for the county.
Household income in thousands of 2000 dollars
$75,657 median household income (2008 dollars), high for the city of Los Angeles but about average for the county
In Los Angeles County, Northridge, Lake View Terrace and Val Verde have the most similar household incomes.
The percentages of households that earn $40,000 to $60,000 and $125,000 and up are high for the county.
49.4% of residents 25 and older have a four-year degree, high for the city of Los Angeles and high for the county
In Los Angeles County, Beverlywood, Santa Monicaand Hollywood Hills have the nearest percentage of residents 25 and older with a four-year degree.
The percentages of residents 25 and older with a bachelor’s degree, a master’s degree or higher and some college education are high for the county.
Housing & Families
Average household size of 1.9 people, low for the city of Los Angeles and low for the county
Gardena, Hancock Park and Sherman Oaks have the most similar percentage of homeowners in Los Angeles County.
The percentages of divorced males, never married males, divorced females and widowed males are among the county’s highest.
There are 837 families headed by single parents. The rate is 11.2%, low for the city of Los Angeles but about average for the county.