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La Mirada

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 3,965 veterans, or 11.5% of the population, high for Southeast and high for the county overall
  • The percentage of veterans who served during WWII or Korea is among the county's highest.

Ancestry and immigration

  • Mexican (25.7%) and German (8.8%) are the most common ancestries.
  • 10,626 (22.7%) of residents are foreign born, low for Southeast and low for the county. Mexico (29.7%) and Korea (16.8%) are the most common foreign places of birth.

La Mirada

is a city in the Southeast region of Los Angeles County.
The neighboring communities are Cerritos, East La Mirada, Santa Fe Springs, South Whittier and Whittier.
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La Mirada is one of the 272 neighborhoods in Mapping L.A., The Times’ resource for crime, neighborhoods, demographics and schools.
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Source: Census 2000, SCAG, Los Angeles Department of City Planning