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    Lynwood

    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 1,648 veterans, or 3.8% of the population, about average for Southeast but low for the county overall
    • The percentages of veterans who served during 1990-99 and 1975-89 are among the county's highest.

    Ancestry and immigration

    • Mexican (68.1%) and Salvadoran (2.9%) are the most common ancestries.
    • 30,475 (43.6%) of residents are foreign born, about average for Southeast but high for the county. Mexico (84.0%) and El Salvador (7.8%) are the most common foreign places of birth.

    Lynwood

    is a city in the Southeast region of Los Angeles County.
    This neighborhood includes Unincorporated Lynwood in its area and statistics.
    The neighboring communities are Compton, East Compton, Florence-Firestone, Paramount, South Gate, Watts and Willowbrook.
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    About This Project
    Lynwood 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