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    East Los Angeles

    Population

    Ethnicity

    Ethnicity

    Income

    Household income in thousands of 2000 dollars

    Education

    Education level

    Age

    Age

    Housing

    Occupied housing units

    Families

    Males
    Females

    Military

    Military era
    • There are 2,735 veterans, or 3.3% of the population, high for the Eastside but low for the county overall
    • The percentage of veterans who served during 1990-99 is among the county's highest.

    Ancestry and immigration

    • Mexican (85.4%) and Italian (0.2%) are the most common ancestries.
    • 61,239 (48.6%) of residents are foreign born, about average for the Eastside but high for the county. Mexico (90.7%) and El Salvador (3.8%) are the most common foreign places of birth.

    East Los Angeles

    is an unincorporated area in the Eastside region of Los Angeles County.
    The neighboring communities are Alhambra, Boyle Heights, Commerce, El Sereno, Montebello, Monterey Park and Vernon.
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    About This Project
    East Los Angeles is one of the 272 neighborhoods in Mapping L.A., The Times’ resource for crime, neighborhoods, demographics and schools.
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    This page was created by the Data Desk, a team of reporters and Web developers in downtown L.A.


    Source: Census 2000, SCAG, Los Angeles Department of City Planning