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Lynwood is a city in Los Angeles County, California. As of the 2010 census, the city had a total population of 69,772, down from 69,845 at the 2000 census. Lynwood is located near South Gate and Compton in the southern portion of the Los Angeles Basin. Incorporated in 1921, the city is named for Lynn Wood Sessions, wife of a local dairyman, Charles Sessions. The local railroad siding and later Pacific Electric Railway station were named after the dairy.

Government and infrastructure
Fire protection in Lynwood is provided by the Los Angeles County Fire Department. The LACFD operates Station #147 at 3161 East Imperial Highway and Station #148 at 4262 Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard, both in Lynwood, as a part of Battalion 13.

The Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department (LASD) operates the Century Station in Lynwood.

The Los Angeles County Department of Health Services operates the South Health Center in Watts, Los Angeles, serving Lynwood.

Lynwood is represented in the 63rd Assembly District by Democrat Anthony Rendon and in the 33rd Senate District represented by Democrat Ricardo Lara.

In the United States House of Representatives, Lynwood is in California's 44th congressional district, represented by Democrat Nanette Barragán.

Mark Ridley-Thomas represents Lynwood located on the 2nd Los Angeles Board of Supervisors District.

On March 20, 2006, former mayor Paul H. Richards II was sentenced to 188 months in federal prison after being convicted in 2005 on numerous corruption charges that centered on his funneling of $6 million in city business - including exorbitant no-bid contracts - to a "consulting company" controlled by him and his family. Richards had served on the City Council from 1986 until he was recalled by voters in 2003; during that time he served seven terms as mayor.

The United States Postal Service operates the Lynwood Post Office at 11200 Long Beach Boulevard and the East Lynwood Post Office at 11634 Atlantic Avenue.

The City of Lynwood operates three parks: Lynwood City Park, Lynwood Skate Park, and Yvonne Burke-John D. Ham Park.

Notable People Born in Lynwood

Rick Adelman, NBA coach
Jim Barr, MLB pitcher
Glen Bell, founder of Taco Bell
Kat Blaque, YouTube personality and transgender rights activist
Gennifer Brandon, WNBA player
Kevin Costner, actor and Oscar-winning director
Loretta Sanchez, politician who served in the United States House of Representatives
Louella Daetweiler, All-American Girls Professional Baseball League player
Ed Fiori, professional golfer
David Greenwood, UCLA and NBA basketball player
Greg Harris, professional baseball pitcher
Davon Jefferson, professional basketball player
Leslie Jones, comedian
Jim Ladd, radio broadcaster
Ulysses Llanez, soccer player
Pat Martin, radio broadcaster
Bob May, professional golfer
Shane Mosley, boxing champion
Efren Navarro, Chicago Cubs infielder
Violet Palmer, NBA referee
Ricky Peters, MLB outfielder
Patty Rodriguez, producer, author, radio personality
Pete Rozelle, NFL Commissioner, 1960–89
Duke Snider, Hall of Fame outfielder for the Brooklyn and Los Angeles Dodgers
Dave Stevens, artist, illustrator and creator of "The Rocketeer"
Jeff Tedford, college football coach
Robert Van't Hof, professional tennis player and 1980 NCAA singles champion for USC
Leon White, professional wrestler "Big Van Vader"
Venus Williams, tennis player, former World no. 1 and 7-time Grand Slam winner
"Weird Al" Yankovic, parody musician named his 2006 album Straight Outta Lynwood in honor of his hometown
Aide Castro Former Mayor
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  • Abbott Rd / Atlantic Ave
  • Abbott Rd / San Miguel Ave
  • City Center
  • Harris Ave / Carlin Ave
  • Lindbergh Ave / Lynwood Rd
  • Long Beach Blvd / State St
  • Lynwood Gardens
  • Martin Luther King Jr Blvd / Harris Ave
  • Thorson Ave / Carlin Ave
  • Virginia Ave / Cortland St
  • Abbott Rd / Atlantic Ave


    ABOUT LYNWOOD, CA 

    (ABBOTT RD / ATLANTIC AVE)

    Real Estate Prices and Overview

    Abbott Rd / Atlantic Ave median real estate price is $434,402, which is more expensive than 32.3% of the neighborhoods in California and 79.0% of the neighborhoods in the U.S.

    The average rental price in Abbott Rd / Atlantic Ave is currently $1,796, based on NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis. Rents here are currently lower in price than 62.8% of California neighborhoods.

    Abbott Rd / Atlantic Ave is a densely urban neighborhood (based on population density) located in Lynwood, California.

    Abbott Rd / Atlantic Ave real estate is primarily made up of medium sized (three or four bedroom) to small (studio to two bedroom) single-family homes and apartment complexes/high-rise apartments. Most of the residential real estate is owner occupied. Many of the residences in the Abbott Rd / Atlantic Ave neighborhood are older, well-established, built between 1940 and 1969. A number of residences were also built between 1970 and 1999.

    In Abbott Rd / Atlantic Ave, the current vacancy rate is 1.2%, which is a lower rate of vacancies than 94.8% of all neighborhoods in the U.S. This means that the housing supply in Abbott Rd / Atlantic Ave is very tight compared to the demand for property here.

    Notable & Unique Neighborhood Characteristics
    Many things matter about a neighborhood, but the first thing most people notice is the way a neighborhood looks and its particular character. For example, one might notice whether the buildings all date from a certain time period or whether shop signs are in multiple languages. This particular neighborhood in Lynwood, the Abbott Rd / Atlantic Ave neighborhood, has some outstanding things about the way it looks and its way of life that are worth highlighting.

    Notable & Unique: Car Ownership
    Most American households own a car or other vehicle. Many own two cars or perhaps three. In the United States, it is useful to have an automobile not only for commuting, but also for shopping and getting to other services one needs. But NeighborhoodScout's analysis revealed that households in the Abbott Rd / Atlantic Ave neighborhood have a highly unusual car ownership. Residents of this neighborhood must really love automobiles. NeighborhoodScout's Analysis reveals that 37.7% of the households here have four, five, or more cars. That is more cars per household than in 99.3% of the neighborhoods in the nation.

    Notable & Unique: Real Estate
    Most neighborhoods have a mixture of ages of homes in them, from new to old, but this neighborhood stands out due to its concentration of residential real estate built in one time frame: from 1940 through 1969, generally considered older, well-established homes. This was a busy time in America for home construction. After the end of World War II, as GIs came home, bought newly built homes on the edges of cities with the help of the GI Bill, and began their families. This housing era generally coincides with the 'Baby Boom' generation (1945 - 1964), and many baby boomers grew up in homes built in this era. But what is so interesting about the Abbott Rd / Atlantic Ave neighborhood, is that an incredible 83.5% of the homes here were built in this era. So when you walk its streets or drive through, this neighborhood has a look and feel that harkens to that era in American life, a very important slice of Americana.

    Notable & Unique: People
    The Abbott Rd / Atlantic Ave neighborhood stands out within California for its college student friendly environment. NeighborhoodScout's analysis reveals that this neighborhood is home to a number of college students, is relatively walkable, and above average in safety. In combination, this makes it stand out for a good place for college students to consider. Because a number of college students live here, this neighborhood may be close to a college campus and offer certain amenities nearby geared towards the student body. While it's not an environment for everyone, ambitious scholars can enjoy seasonal excitement between semesters and school breaks, and parents can rest easy knowing that the area has an above average safety rating. For each of these reasons, the neighborhood is rated among the top 10.0% of college-friendly places to live in CA.

    Notable & Unique: Diversity
    Did you know that the Abbott Rd / Atlantic Ave neighborhood has more Mexican ancestry people living in it than nearly any neighborhood in America? It's true! In fact, 75.4% of this neighborhood's residents have Mexican ancestry.

    Abbott Rd / Atlantic Ave is also pretty special linguistically. Significantly, 80.2% of its residents five years old and above primarily speak Spanish at home. This is a higher percentage than 98.6% of all U.S. neighborhoods.

    Notable & Unique: Migration / Stability
    Some neighborhoods have more internal cohesiveness than others. While other neighborhoods feel like a collection of strangers who just happen to live near each other. Sometimes this comes down to not only the personalities of the people in a place, but how long people have been together in that neighborhood. NeighborhoodScout's research has revealed some interesting things about the rootedness of people in the Abbott Rd / Atlantic Ave neighborhood. More residents of the Abbott Rd / Atlantic Ave neighborhood live here today that also were living in this same neighborhood five years ago than is found in 95.4% of U.S. neighborhoods. This neighborhood is really made up of people who know each other, don't move often, and have lived here in this very neighborhood for quite a while.

    The Neighbors
    The Neighbors: Income
    How wealthy a neighborhood is, from very wealthy, to middle income, to low income is very formative with regard to the personality and character of a neighborhood. Equally important is the rate of people, particularly children, who live below the federal poverty line. In some wealthy gated communities, the areas immediately surrounding can have high rates of childhood poverty, which indicates other social issues. NeighborhoodScout's analysis reveals both aspects of income and poverty for this neighborhood.

    The neighbors in the Abbott Rd / Atlantic Ave neighborhood in Lynwood are upper-middle income, making it an above average income neighborhood. NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis reveals that this neighborhood has a higher income than 66.9% of the neighborhoods in America. With 23.3% of the children here below the federal poverty line, this neighborhood has a higher rate of childhood poverty than 66.7% of U.S. neighborhoods.

    The Neighbors: Occupations
    What we choose to do for a living reflects who we are. Each neighborhood has a different mix of occupations represented, and together these tell you about the neighborhood and help you understand if this neighborhood may fit your lifestyle.

    In the Abbott Rd / Atlantic Ave neighborhood, 33.6% of the working population is employed in manufacturing and laborer occupations. The second most important occupational group in this neighborhood is sales and service jobs, from major sales accounts, to working in fast food restaurants, with 31.1% of the residents employed. Other residents here are employed in executive, management, and professional occupations (20.5%), and 14.8% in clerical, assistant, and tech support occupations.

    The Neighbors: Languages
    The most common language spoken in the Abbott Rd / Atlantic Ave neighborhood is Spanish, spoken by 80.2% of households. Some people also speak English (15.0%).

    The Neighbors: Ethnicity / Ancestry
    Boston's Beacon Hill blue-blood streets, Brooklyn's Orthodox Jewish enclaves, Los Angeles' Persian neighborhoods. Each has its own culture derived primarily from the ancestries and culture of the residents who call these neighborhoods home. Likewise, each neighborhood in America has its own culture – some more unique than others – based on lifestyle, occupations, the types of households – and importantly – on the ethnicities and ancestries of the people who live in the neighborhood. Understanding where people came from, who their grandparents or great-grandparents were, can help you understand how a neighborhood is today.

    In the Abbott Rd / Atlantic Ave neighborhood in Lynwood, CA, residents most commonly identify their ethnicity or ancestry as Mexican (75.4%). There are also a number of people of South American ancestry (1.5%), and residents who report Asian roots (1.2%). In addition, 39.8% of the residents of this neighborhood were born in another country.

    Getting to Work
    How you get to work – car, bus, train or other means – and how much of your day it takes to do so is a large quality of life and financial issue. Especially with gasoline prices rising and expected to continue doing so, the length and means of one's commute can be a financial burden. Some neighborhoods are physically located so that many residents have to drive in their own car, others are set up so many walk to work, or can take a train, bus, or bike. The greatest number of commuters in Abbott Rd / Atlantic Ave neighborhood spend between 15 and 30 minutes commuting one-way to work (33.8% of working residents), which is shorter than the time spent commuting to work for most Americans.

    Here most residents (82.0%) drive alone in a private automobile to get to work. In addition, quite a number also carpool with coworkers, friends, or neighbors to get to work (14.1%) . In a neighborhood like this, as in most of the nation, many residents find owning a car useful for getting to work.

  • Abbott Rd / San Miguel Ave


    ABOUT LYNWOOD, CA 

    (ABBOTT RD / SAN MIGUEL AVE)

    Real Estate Prices and Overview

    Abbott Rd / San Miguel Ave median real estate price is $457,770, which is less expensive than 64.9% of California neighborhoods and 19.1% of all U.S. neighborhoods.

    The average rental price in Abbott Rd / San Miguel Ave is currently $1,474, based on NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis. Rents here are currently lower in price than 81.0% of California neighborhoods.

    Abbott Rd / San Miguel Ave is a densely urban neighborhood (based on population density) located in Lynwood, California.

    Abbott Rd / San Miguel Ave real estate is primarily made up of small (studio to two bedroom) to medium sized (three or four bedroom) apartment complexes/high-rise apartments and single-family homes. Most of the residential real estate is renter occupied. Many of the residences in the Abbott Rd / San Miguel Ave neighborhood are older, well-established, built between 1940 and 1969. A number of residences were also built between 1970 and 1999.

    In Abbott Rd / San Miguel Ave, the current vacancy rate is 2.0%, which is a lower rate of vacancies than 91.6% of all neighborhoods in the U.S. This means that the housing supply in Abbott Rd / San Miguel Ave is very tight compared to the demand for property here.

    Notable & Unique Neighborhood Characteristics
    The way a neighborhood looks and feels when you walk or drive around it, from its setting, its buildings, and its flavor, can make all the difference. This neighborhood has some really cool things about the way it looks and feels as revealed by NeighborhoodScout's exclusive research. This might include anything from the housing stock to the types of households living here to how people get around.

    Notable & Unique: Occupations
    NeighborhoodScout's exclusive research identifies the Abbott Rd / San Miguel Ave neighborhood as having one of the highest concentrations of people employed in manufacturing or as laborers of any neighborhood in America. In fact, despite the loss of manufacturing jobs nationally, this neighborhood has 44.9% of its working residents employed in such fields, which is a higher proportion than 98.4% of American neighborhoods.

    Notable & Unique: Real Estate
    The Abbott Rd / San Miguel Ave neighborhood is very unique in that it has one of the highest proportions of one, two, or no bedroom real estate of any neighborhood in America. Most neighborhoods have a mixture of home or apartment sizes from small to large, but here the concentration of studios and other small living spaces is at near-record heights. With 83.2% of the real estate here of this small size, this most assuredly is a notable feature that makes this neighborhood unique, along with just a handful of other neighborhoods in the U.S. that share this characteristic.

    In addition, if you like crowded places, then you will probably enjoy the the Abbott Rd / San Miguel Ave neighborhood. According to NeighborhoodScout's exclusive data analysis, this neighborhood is more densely populated than 95.9% of neighborhoods in the U.S., with 23,447 people per square mile living here.

    Furthermore, 84.4% of the real estate in the Abbott Rd / San Miguel Ave neighborhood is occupied by renters, which is nearly the highest rate of renter occupancy of any neighborhood in America.

    Notable & Unique: Diversity
    Did you know that the Abbott Rd / San Miguel Ave neighborhood has more Mexican ancestry people living in it than nearly any neighborhood in America? It's true! In fact, 77.2% of this neighborhood's residents have Mexican ancestry.

    Abbott Rd / San Miguel Ave is also pretty special linguistically. Significantly, 83.2% of its residents five years old and above primarily speak Spanish at home. This is a higher percentage than 98.9% of all U.S. neighborhoods.

    Notable & Unique: Migration / Stability
    The freedom of moving to new places versus the comfort of home. How much and how often people move not only can create diverse and worldly neighborhoods, but simultaneously it can produce a loss of intimacy with one's surroundings and a lack of connectedness to one's neighbors. NeighborhoodScout's exclusive research has identified this neighborhood as unique with regard to the transience of its populace. What is interesting to note, is that the Abbott Rd / San Miguel Ave neighborhood has a greater percentage of residents born in another country (43.4%) than are found in 95.7% of all U.S. neighborhoods.

    The Neighbors
    The Neighbors: Income
    How wealthy a neighborhood is, from very wealthy, to middle income, to low income is very formative with regard to the personality and character of a neighborhood. Equally important is the rate of people, particularly children, who live below the federal poverty line. In some wealthy gated communities, the areas immediately surrounding can have high rates of childhood poverty, which indicates other social issues. NeighborhoodScout's analysis reveals both aspects of income and poverty for this neighborhood.

    The neighbors in the Abbott Rd / San Miguel Ave neighborhood in Lynwood are lower-middle income, making it a below average income neighborhood. NeighborhoodScout's research shows that this neighborhood has an income lower than 83.9% of U.S. neighborhoods. With 41.8% of the children here below the federal poverty line, this neighborhood has a higher rate of childhood poverty than 87.2% of U.S. neighborhoods.

    The Neighbors: Occupations
    What we choose to do for a living reflects who we are. Each neighborhood has a different mix of occupations represented, and together these tell you about the neighborhood and help you understand if this neighborhood may fit your lifestyle.

    In the Abbott Rd / San Miguel Ave neighborhood, 44.9% of the working population is employed in manufacturing and laborer occupations. The second most important occupational group in this neighborhood is sales and service jobs, from major sales accounts, to working in fast food restaurants, with 31.9% of the residents employed. Other residents here are employed in clerical, assistant, and tech support occupations (14.8%), and 7.9% in executive, management, and professional occupations.

    The Neighbors: Languages
    The most common language spoken in the Abbott Rd / San Miguel Ave neighborhood is Spanish, spoken by 83.2% of households. Some people also speak English (14.7%).

    The Neighbors: Ethnicity / Ancestry
    Boston's Beacon Hill blue-blood streets, Brooklyn's Orthodox Jewish enclaves, Los Angeles' Persian neighborhoods. Each has its own culture derived primarily from the ancestries and culture of the residents who call these neighborhoods home. Likewise, each neighborhood in America has its own culture – some more unique than others – based on lifestyle, occupations, the types of households – and importantly – on the ethnicities and ancestries of the people who live in the neighborhood. Understanding where people came from, who their grandparents or great-grandparents were, can help you understand how a neighborhood is today.

    In the Abbott Rd / San Miguel Ave neighborhood in Lynwood, CA, residents most commonly identify their ethnicity or ancestry as Mexican (77.2%). There are also a number of people of Asian ancestry (1.4%). In addition, 43.4% of the residents of this neighborhood were born in another country.

    Getting to Work
    Even if your neighborhood is walkable, you may still have to drive to your place of work. Some neighborhoods are located where many can get to work in just a few minutes, while others are located such that most residents have a long and arduous commute. The greatest number of commuters in Abbott Rd / San Miguel Ave neighborhood spend between 30 and 45 minutes commuting one-way to work (41.2% of working residents), which is at or a bit above the average length of a commute across all U.S. neighborhoods.

    Here most residents (69.6%) drive alone in a private automobile to get to work. In addition, quite a number also carpool with coworkers, friends, or neighbors to get to work (15.7%) and 6.6% of residents also ride the bus for their daily commute. In a neighborhood like this, as in most of the nation, many residents find owning a car useful for getting to work.
  • City Center


    ABOUT LYNWOOD, CA 

    (CITY CENTER)

    Real Estate Prices and Overview

    Median real estate price in the City Center of Lynwood is $421,276, which is less expensive than 70.2% of California neighborhoods and 21.8% of all U.S. neighborhoods.

    The average rental price in Lynwood City Center is currently $1,426, based on NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis. Rents here are currently lower in price than 83.6% of California neighborhoods.

    Lynwood City Center is an urban neighborhood (based on population density) located in Lynwood, California.

    Real estate in the City Center of Lynwood, CA is primarily made up of small (studio to two bedroom) to medium sized (three or four bedroom) single-family homes and small apartment buildings. Most of the residential real estate is occupied by a mixture of owners and renters. Many of the residences in the City Center neighborhood are older, well-established, built between 1940 and 1969. A number of residences were also built before 1940.

    In Lynwood City Center, the current vacancy rate is 0.0%, which is a lower rate of vacancies than 100.0% of all neighborhoods in the U.S. This means that the housing supply in Lynwood City Center is very tight compared to the demand for property here.

    Notable & Unique Neighborhood Characteristics
    Many things matter about a neighborhood, but the first thing most people notice is the way a neighborhood looks and its particular character. For example, one might notice whether the buildings all date from a certain time period or whether shop signs are in multiple languages. This particular neighborhood in Lynwood, the City Center neighborhood, has some outstanding things about the way it looks and its way of life that are worth highlighting.

    Notable & Unique: Real Estate
    This neighborhood has the distinction of having one of the lowest real estate vacancy rates of any neighborhood in America. With just 0.0% of the real estate vacant, this indicates an exceptionally strong demand for real estate in the Lynwood City Center neighborhood, and/or an issue with creating enough supply for the demand. This could have the effect of increasing real estate prices, increasing supply to meet demand, or both.

    Notable & Unique: Occupations
    More people work in manufacturing and as laborers here in the Lynwood City Center neighborhood than in 97.1% of the neighborhoods in America. Despite the loss of manufacturing jobs across the nation, this neighborhood remains a place where, compared to other parts of the country, you will find many laborers and manufacturers.

    Notable & Unique: People
    NeighborhoodScout's exclusive research revealed that 94.2% of the adult residents in the Lynwood City Center neighborhood do not have a 4-year college degree, which is a lower rate of college graduated adults than found in 95.7% of the neighborhoods in America.

    In addition, with a nice mix of college students, safety from crime, and decent walkability, the Lynwood City Center neighborhood rates highly as a college student friendly place to live, and one that college students and their parents may want to consider. NeighborhoodScout's analysis shows that it rates more highly for a good place for college students to live than 89.7% of the neighborhoods in CA. This often also means that the area has certain amenities and services geared towards college students, from undergraduates to graduate students.

    Notable & Unique: Modes of Transportation
    In the Lynwood City Center neighborhood, carpooling is still a popular way to get to and from work. NeighborhoodScout's analysis reveals that 19.7% of commuters carpool here, which is more than in 95.4% of all U.S. neighborhoods.

    Notable & Unique: Diversity
    Did you know that the Lynwood City Center neighborhood has more Mexican ancestry people living in it than nearly any neighborhood in America? It's true! In fact, 85.6% of this neighborhood's residents have Mexican ancestry.

    Lynwood City Center is also pretty special linguistically. Significantly, 94.9% of its residents five years old and above primarily speak Spanish at home. This is a higher percentage than 99.8% of all U.S. neighborhoods.

    Notable & Unique: Migration / Stability
    Do you like to be surrounded by people from all over the country or world, with different perspectives and life experiences? Or do you instead prefer to be in a neighborhood where most residents have lived there for a long time, creating a sense of cohesiveness? NeighborhoodScout's analysis reveals that this neighborhood stands out among American neighborhoods for the uniqueness of the mobility of its residents. More residents of the Lynwood City Center neighborhood live here today that also were living in this same neighborhood five years ago than is found in 98.9% of U.S. neighborhoods. This neighborhood is really made up of people who know each other, don't move often, and have lived here in this very neighborhood for quite a while. What is interesting to note, is that the Lynwood City Center neighborhood has a greater percentage of residents born in another country (44.2%) than are found in 96.0% of all U.S. neighborhoods.

    The Neighbors
    The Neighbors: Income
    There are two complementary measures for understanding the income of a neighborhood's residents: the average and the extremes. While a neighborhood may be relatively wealthy overall, it is equally important to understand the rate of people - particularly children - who are living at or below the federal poverty line, which is extremely low income. Some neighborhoods with a lower average income may actually have a lower childhood poverty rate than another with a higher average income, and this helps us understand the conditions and character of a neighborhood.

    The neighbors in the City Center neighborhood in Lynwood are middle-income, making it a moderate income neighborhood. NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis reveals that this neighborhood has a higher income than 51.1% of the neighborhoods in America. With 24.2% of the children here below the federal poverty line, this neighborhood has a higher rate of childhood poverty than 68.1% of U.S. neighborhoods.

    The Neighbors: Occupations
    What we choose to do for a living reflects who we are. Each neighborhood has a different mix of occupations represented, and together these tell you about the neighborhood and help you understand if this neighborhood may fit your lifestyle.

    In the Lynwood City Center neighborhood, 41.7% of the working population is employed in manufacturing and laborer occupations. The second most important occupational group in this neighborhood is clerical, assistant, and tech support occupations, with 24.1% of the residents employed. Other residents here are employed in sales and service jobs, from major sales accounts, to working in fast food restaurants (23.2%), and 10.6% in executive, management, and professional occupations.

    The Neighbors: Languages
    The most common language spoken in the Lynwood City Center neighborhood is Spanish, spoken by 94.9% of households. Some people also speak English (4.7%).

    The Neighbors: Ethnicity / Ancestry
    Culture is the shared learned behavior of peoples. Undeniably, different ethnicities and ancestries have different cultural traditions, and as a result, neighborhoods with concentrations of residents of one or another ethnicities or ancestries will express those cultures. It is what makes the North End in Boston so fun to visit for the Italian restaurants, bakeries, culture, and charm, and similarly, why people enjoy visiting Chinatown in San Francisco.

    In the City Center neighborhood in Lynwood, CA, residents most commonly identify their ethnicity or ancestry as Mexican (85.6%). In addition, 44.2% of the residents of this neighborhood were born in another country.

    Getting to Work
    How you get to work – car, bus, train or other means – and how much of your day it takes to do so is a large quality of life and financial issue. Especially with gasoline prices rising and expected to continue doing so, the length and means of one's commute can be a financial burden. Some neighborhoods are physically located so that many residents have to drive in their own car, others are set up so many walk to work, or can take a train, bus, or bike. The greatest number of commuters in Lynwood City Center neighborhood spend between 30 and 45 minutes commuting one-way to work (34.4% of working residents), which is at or a bit above the average length of a commute across all U.S. neighborhoods.

    Here most residents (69.4%) drive alone in a private automobile to get to work. In addition, quite a number also carpool with coworkers, friends, or neighbors to get to work (19.7%) . In a neighborhood like this, as in most of the nation, many residents find owning a car useful for getting to work.
  • Harris Ave / Carlin Ave


    ABOUT LYNWOOD, CA 

    (HARRIS AVE / CARLIN AVE)

    Real Estate Prices and Overview

    Harris Ave / Carlin Ave median real estate price is $529,184, which is more expensive than 46.1% of the neighborhoods in California and 85.2% of the neighborhoods in the U.S.

    The average rental price in Harris Ave / Carlin Ave is currently $1,714, based on NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis. Rents here are currently lower in price than 67.8% of California neighborhoods.

    Harris Ave / Carlin Ave is a densely urban neighborhood (based on population density) located in Lynwood, California.

    Harris Ave / Carlin Ave real estate is primarily made up of small (studio to two bedroom) to medium sized (three or four bedroom) single-family homes and apartment complexes/high-rise apartments. Most of the residential real estate is occupied by a mixture of owners and renters. Many of the residences in the Harris Ave / Carlin Ave neighborhood are older, well-established, built between 1940 and 1969. A number of residences were also built between 1970 and 1999.

    In Harris Ave / Carlin Ave, the current vacancy rate is 3.7%, which is a lower rate of vacancies than 82.9% of all neighborhoods in the U.S. This means that the housing supply in Harris Ave / Carlin Ave is very tight compared to the demand for property here.

    Notable & Unique Neighborhood Characteristics
    The way a neighborhood looks and feels when you walk or drive around it, from its setting, its buildings, and its flavor, can make all the difference. This neighborhood has some really cool things about the way it looks and feels as revealed by NeighborhoodScout's exclusive research. This might include anything from the housing stock to the types of households living here to how people get around.

    Notable & Unique: Diversity
    Did you know that the Harris Ave / Carlin Ave neighborhood has more Mexican ancestry people living in it than nearly any neighborhood in America? It's true! In fact, 73.9% of this neighborhood's residents have Mexican ancestry.

    Harris Ave / Carlin Ave is also pretty special linguistically. Significantly, 81.8% of its residents five years old and above primarily speak Spanish at home. This is a higher percentage than 98.8% of all U.S. neighborhoods.

    The Neighbors
    The Neighbors: Income
    How wealthy a neighborhood is, from very wealthy, to middle income, to low income is very formative with regard to the personality and character of a neighborhood. Equally important is the rate of people, particularly children, who live below the federal poverty line. In some wealthy gated communities, the areas immediately surrounding can have high rates of childhood poverty, which indicates other social issues. NeighborhoodScout's analysis reveals both aspects of income and poverty for this neighborhood.

    The neighbors in the Harris Ave / Carlin Ave neighborhood in Lynwood are lower-middle income, making it a below average income neighborhood. NeighborhoodScout's research shows that this neighborhood has an income lower than 63.2% of U.S. neighborhoods. With 42.4% of the children here below the federal poverty line, this neighborhood has a higher rate of childhood poverty than 87.6% of U.S. neighborhoods.

    The Neighbors: Occupations
    What we choose to do for a living reflects who we are. Each neighborhood has a different mix of occupations represented, and together these tell you about the neighborhood and help you understand if this neighborhood may fit your lifestyle.

    In the Harris Ave / Carlin Ave neighborhood, 34.1% of the working population is employed in manufacturing and laborer occupations. The second most important occupational group in this neighborhood is sales and service jobs, from major sales accounts, to working in fast food restaurants, with 33.0% of the residents employed. Other residents here are employed in clerical, assistant, and tech support occupations (17.9%), and 15.0% in executive, management, and professional occupations.

    The Neighbors: Languages
    The most common language spoken in the Harris Ave / Carlin Ave neighborhood is Spanish, spoken by 81.8% of households. Some people also speak English (15.8%).

    The Neighbors: Ethnicity / Ancestry
    Culture is shared learned behavior. We learn it from our parents, their parents, our houses of worship, and much of our culture – our learned behavior – comes from our ancestors. That is why ancestry and ethnicity can be so interesting and important to understand: places with concentrations of people of one or more ancestries often express those shared learned behaviors and this gives each neighborhood its own culture. Even different neighborhoods in the same city can have drastically different cultures.

    In the Harris Ave / Carlin Ave neighborhood in Lynwood, CA, residents most commonly identify their ethnicity or ancestry as Mexican (73.9%). In addition, 37.0% of the residents of this neighborhood were born in another country.

    Getting to Work
    How you get to work – car, bus, train or other means – and how much of your day it takes to do so is a large quality of life and financial issue. Especially with gasoline prices rising and expected to continue doing so, the length and means of one's commute can be a financial burden. Some neighborhoods are physically located so that many residents have to drive in their own car, others are set up so many walk to work, or can take a train, bus, or bike. The greatest number of commuters in Harris Ave / Carlin Ave neighborhood spend between 30 and 45 minutes commuting one-way to work (34.4% of working residents), which is at or a bit above the average length of a commute across all U.S. neighborhoods.

    Here most residents (81.1%) drive alone in a private automobile to get to work. In addition, quite a number also carpool with coworkers, friends, or neighbors to get to work (9.8%) and 5.2% of residents also ride the bus for their daily commute. In a neighborhood like this, as in most of the nation, many residents find owning a car useful for getting to work.
  • Lindbergh Ave / Lynwood Rd


    ABOUT LYNWOOD, CA 

    (LINDBERGH AVE / LYNWOOD RD)

    Real Estate Prices and Overview

    Lindbergh Ave / Lynwood Rd median real estate price is $491,668, which is more expensive than 40.5% of the neighborhoods in California and 83.1% of the neighborhoods in the U.S.

    The average rental price in Lindbergh Ave / Lynwood Rd is currently $1,950, based on NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis. Rents here are currently lower in price than 55.3% of California neighborhoods.

    Lindbergh Ave / Lynwood Rd is a densely urban neighborhood (based on population density) located in Lynwood, California.

    Lindbergh Ave / Lynwood Rd real estate is primarily made up of small (studio to two bedroom) to medium sized (three or four bedroom) single-family homes and apartment complexes/high-rise apartments. Most of the residential real estate is occupied by a mixture of owners and renters. Many of the residences in the Lindbergh Ave / Lynwood Rd neighborhood are older, well-established, built between 1940 and 1969. A number of residences were also built before 1940.

    Real estate vacancies in Lindbergh Ave / Lynwood Rd are 4.3%, which is lower than one will find in 78.8% of American neighborhoods. Demand for real estate in Lindbergh Ave / Lynwood Rd is above average for the U.S., and may signal some demand for either price increases or new construction of residential product for this neighborhood.

    Notable & Unique Neighborhood Characteristics
    Many things matter about a neighborhood, but the first thing most people notice is the way a neighborhood looks and its particular character. For example, one might notice whether the buildings all date from a certain time period or whether shop signs are in multiple languages. This particular neighborhood in Lynwood, the Lindbergh Ave / Lynwood Rd neighborhood, has some outstanding things about the way it looks and its way of life that are worth highlighting.

    Notable & Unique: People
    An interesting characteristic about the Lindbergh Ave / Lynwood Rd neighborhood is that there are more incarcerated people living here than 99.1% of neighborhoods in the U.S. The United States has the highest rate of incarceration in the world, currently with 1 out of every 100 adults in the country are incarcerated as a punishment for crimes committed. The extremely high incarceration rate of this neighborhood could mean that a prison, juvenile detention facility or other correctional facility occupies a large proportion of the neighborhood, or contains a large portion of the neighborhood's population.

    In addition, neighborhoodScout's exclusive research revealed that 96.2% of the adult residents in the Lindbergh Ave / Lynwood Rd neighborhood do not have a 4-year college degree, which is a lower rate of college graduated adults than found in 97.8% of the neighborhoods in America.

    Notable & Unique: Diversity
    Did you know that the Lindbergh Ave / Lynwood Rd neighborhood has more Mexican ancestry people living in it than nearly any neighborhood in America? It's true! In fact, 68.8% of this neighborhood's residents have Mexican ancestry.

    Lindbergh Ave / Lynwood Rd is also pretty special linguistically. Significantly, 73.1% of its residents five years old and above primarily speak Spanish at home. This is a higher percentage than 97.9% of all U.S. neighborhoods.

    The Neighbors
    The Neighbors: Income
    There are two complementary measures for understanding the income of a neighborhood's residents: the average and the extremes. While a neighborhood may be relatively wealthy overall, it is equally important to understand the rate of people - particularly children - who are living at or below the federal poverty line, which is extremely low income. Some neighborhoods with a lower average income may actually have a lower childhood poverty rate than another with a higher average income, and this helps us understand the conditions and character of a neighborhood.

    The neighbors in the Lindbergh Ave / Lynwood Rd neighborhood in Lynwood are middle-income, making it a moderate income neighborhood. NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis reveals that this neighborhood has a higher income than 42.3% of the neighborhoods in America. With 18.4% of the children here below the federal poverty line, this neighborhood has a higher rate of childhood poverty than 58.5% of U.S. neighborhoods.

    The Neighbors: Occupations
    A neighborhood is far different if it is dominated by enlisted military personnel rather than people who earn their living by farming. It is also different if most of the neighbors are clerical support or managers. What is wonderful is the sheer diversity of neighborhoods, allowing you to find the type that fits your lifestyle and aspirations.

    In the Lindbergh Ave / Lynwood Rd neighborhood, 38.1% of the working population is employed in manufacturing and laborer occupations. The second most important occupational group in this neighborhood is sales and service jobs, from major sales accounts, to working in fast food restaurants, with 33.8% of the residents employed. Other residents here are employed in clerical, assistant, and tech support occupations (20.2%), and 6.9% in executive, management, and professional occupations.

    The Neighbors: Languages
    The most common language spoken in the Lindbergh Ave / Lynwood Rd neighborhood is Spanish, spoken by 73.1% of households. Some people also speak English (24.8%).

    The Neighbors: Ethnicity / Ancestry
    Culture is shared learned behavior. We learn it from our parents, their parents, our houses of worship, and much of our culture – our learned behavior – comes from our ancestors. That is why ancestry and ethnicity can be so interesting and important to understand: places with concentrations of people of one or more ancestries often express those shared learned behaviors and this gives each neighborhood its own culture. Even different neighborhoods in the same city can have drastically different cultures.

    In the Lindbergh Ave / Lynwood Rd neighborhood in Lynwood, CA, residents most commonly identify their ethnicity or ancestry as Mexican (68.8%). There are also a number of people of Sub-Saharan African ancestry (1.6%), and residents who report Asian roots (1.5%), and some of the residents are also of Irish ancestry (1.4%). In addition, 33.7% of the residents of this neighborhood were born in another country.

    Getting to Work
    How you get to work – car, bus, train or other means – and how much of your day it takes to do so is a large quality of life and financial issue. Especially with gasoline prices rising and expected to continue doing so, the length and means of one's commute can be a financial burden. Some neighborhoods are physically located so that many residents have to drive in their own car, others are set up so many walk to work, or can take a train, bus, or bike. The greatest number of commuters in Lindbergh Ave / Lynwood Rd neighborhood spend between 45 minutes and one hour commuting one-way to work (27.6% of working residents), longer and tougher than most commutes in America.

    Here most residents (72.7%) drive alone in a private automobile to get to work. In addition, quite a number also carpool with coworkers, friends, or neighbors to get to work (13.9%) and 6.8% of residents also ride the bus for their daily commute. In a neighborhood like this, as in most of the nation, many residents find owning a car useful for getting to work.
  • Long Beach Blvd / State St


    ABOUT LYNWOOD, CA 

    (LONG BEACH BLVD / STATE ST)

    Real Estate Prices and Overview

    Long Beach Blvd / State St median real estate price is $421,263, which is less expensive than 70.2% of California neighborhoods and 21.7% of all U.S. neighborhoods.

    The average rental price in Long Beach Blvd / State St is currently $1,406, based on NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis. Rents here are currently lower in price than 84.5% of California neighborhoods.

    Long Beach Blvd / State St is a densely urban neighborhood (based on population density) located in Lynwood, California.

    Long Beach Blvd / State St real estate is primarily made up of small (studio to two bedroom) to medium sized (three or four bedroom) apartment complexes/high-rise apartments and single-family homes. Most of the residential real estate is renter occupied. Many of the residences in the Long Beach Blvd / State St neighborhood are older, well-established, built between 1940 and 1969. A number of residences were also built before 1940.

    In Long Beach Blvd / State St, the current vacancy rate is 2.3%, which is a lower rate of vacancies than 90.5% of all neighborhoods in the U.S. This means that the housing supply in Long Beach Blvd / State St is very tight compared to the demand for property here.

    Notable & Unique Neighborhood Characteristics
    When you see a neighborhood for the first time, the most important thing is often the way it looks, like its homes and its setting. Some places look the same, but they only reveal their true character after living in them for a while because they contain a unique mix of occupational or cultural groups. This neighborhood is very unique in some important ways, according to NeighborhoodScout's exclusive exploration and analysis.

    Notable & Unique: Real Estate
    87.9% of the real estate in the Long Beach Blvd / State St neighborhood is occupied by renters, which is nearly the highest rate of renter occupancy of any neighborhood in America.

    In addition, if you like crowded places, then you will probably enjoy the the Long Beach Blvd / State St neighborhood. According to NeighborhoodScout's exclusive data analysis, this neighborhood is more densely populated than 96.0% of neighborhoods in the U.S., with 23,538 people per square mile living here.

    Notable & Unique: Occupations
    NeighborhoodScout's exclusive research identifies the Long Beach Blvd / State St neighborhood as having one of the highest concentrations of people employed in manufacturing or as laborers of any neighborhood in America. In fact, despite the loss of manufacturing jobs nationally, this neighborhood has 40.4% of its working residents employed in such fields, which is a higher proportion than 96.3% of American neighborhoods.

    Notable & Unique: Modes of Transportation
    Our research shows that more people carpool to work here in the Long Beach Blvd / State St (20.4%) than in 96.1% of the neighborhoods in America.

    Notable & Unique: Diversity
    Did you know that the Long Beach Blvd / State St neighborhood has more Mexican and South American ancestry people living in it than nearly any neighborhood in America? It's true! In fact, 75.1% of this neighborhood's residents have Mexican ancestry and 8.6% have South American ancestry.

    Long Beach Blvd / State St is also pretty special linguistically. Significantly, 91.8% of its residents five years old and above primarily speak Spanish at home. This is a higher percentage than 99.6% of all U.S. neighborhoods.

    The Neighbors
    The Neighbors: Income
    There are two complementary measures for understanding the income of a neighborhood's residents: the average and the extremes. While a neighborhood may be relatively wealthy overall, it is equally important to understand the rate of people - particularly children - who are living at or below the federal poverty line, which is extremely low income. Some neighborhoods with a lower average income may actually have a lower childhood poverty rate than another with a higher average income, and this helps us understand the conditions and character of a neighborhood.

    The neighbors in the Long Beach Blvd / State St neighborhood in Lynwood are low income, making it among the lowest income neighborhoods in America. NeighborhoodScout's research shows that this neighborhood has an income lower than 90.1% of U.S. neighborhoods. With 36.7% of the children here below the federal poverty line, this neighborhood has a higher rate of childhood poverty than 83.0% of U.S. neighborhoods.

    The Neighbors: Occupations
    A neighborhood is far different if it is dominated by enlisted military personnel rather than people who earn their living by farming. It is also different if most of the neighbors are clerical support or managers. What is wonderful is the sheer diversity of neighborhoods, allowing you to find the type that fits your lifestyle and aspirations.

    In the Long Beach Blvd / State St neighborhood, 40.4% of the working population is employed in manufacturing and laborer occupations. The second most important occupational group in this neighborhood is sales and service jobs, from major sales accounts, to working in fast food restaurants, with 30.0% of the residents employed. Other residents here are employed in clerical, assistant, and tech support occupations (15.9%), and 13.7% in executive, management, and professional occupations.

    The Neighbors: Languages
    The most common language spoken in the Long Beach Blvd / State St neighborhood is Spanish, spoken by 91.8% of households. Some people also speak English (7.3%).

    The Neighbors: Ethnicity / Ancestry
    Culture is the shared learned behavior of peoples. Undeniably, different ethnicities and ancestries have different cultural traditions, and as a result, neighborhoods with concentrations of residents of one or another ethnicities or ancestries will express those cultures. It is what makes the North End in Boston so fun to visit for the Italian restaurants, bakeries, culture, and charm, and similarly, why people enjoy visiting Chinatown in San Francisco.

    In the Long Beach Blvd / State St neighborhood in Lynwood, CA, residents most commonly identify their ethnicity or ancestry as Mexican (75.1%). There are also a number of people of South American ancestry (8.6%). In addition, 36.6% of the residents of this neighborhood were born in another country.

    Getting to Work
    Even if your neighborhood is walkable, you may still have to drive to your place of work. Some neighborhoods are located where many can get to work in just a few minutes, while others are located such that most residents have a long and arduous commute. The greatest number of commuters in Long Beach Blvd / State St neighborhood spend between 45 minutes and one hour commuting one-way to work (29.4% of working residents), longer and tougher than most commutes in America.

    Here most residents (63.5%) drive alone in a private automobile to get to work. In addition, quite a number also carpool with coworkers, friends, or neighbors to get to work (20.4%) and 8.0% of residents also ride the bus for their daily commute. In a neighborhood like this, as in most of the nation, many residents find owning a car useful for getting to work.
  • Lynwood Gardens


    ABOUT LYNWOOD, CA 

    (LYNWOOD GARDENS)

    Real Estate Prices and Overview

    Lynwood Gardens median real estate price is $470,610, which is more expensive than 37.9% of the neighborhoods in California and 81.2% of the neighborhoods in the U.S.

    The average rental price in Lynwood Gardens is currently $1,707, based on NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis. Rents here are currently lower in price than 68.2% of California neighborhoods.

    Lynwood Gardens is a densely urban neighborhood (based on population density) located in Lynwood, California.

    Lynwood Gardens real estate is primarily made up of medium sized (three or four bedroom) to small (studio to two bedroom) single-family homes and townhomes. Most of the residential real estate is occupied by a mixture of owners and renters. Many of the residences in the Lynwood Gardens neighborhood are older, well-established, built between 1940 and 1969. A number of residences were also built between 1970 and 1999.

    In Lynwood Gardens, the current vacancy rate is 1.3%, which is a lower rate of vacancies than 94.5% of all neighborhoods in the U.S. This means that the housing supply in Lynwood Gardens is very tight compared to the demand for property here.

    Notable & Unique Neighborhood Characteristics
    When you see a neighborhood for the first time, the most important thing is often the way it looks, like its homes and its setting. Some places look the same, but they only reveal their true character after living in them for a while because they contain a unique mix of occupational or cultural groups. This neighborhood is very unique in some important ways, according to NeighborhoodScout's exclusive exploration and analysis.

    Notable & Unique: Car Ownership
    American households most often have a car, and regularly they have two or three. But households in the Lynwood Gardens neighborhood buck this trend. Residents of this neighborhood must really love automobiles. NeighborhoodScout's Analysis reveals that 42.7% of the households here have four, five, or more cars. That is more cars per household than in 99.7% of the neighborhoods in the nation.

    Notable & Unique: Modes of Transportation
    In the Lynwood Gardens neighborhood, carpooling is still a popular way to get to and from work. NeighborhoodScout's analysis reveals that 19.5% of commuters carpool here, which is more than in 95.2% of all U.S. neighborhoods.

    Notable & Unique: Diversity
    Did you know that the Lynwood Gardens neighborhood has more Mexican ancestry people living in it than nearly any neighborhood in America? It's true! In fact, 67.4% of this neighborhood's residents have Mexican ancestry.

    Lynwood Gardens is also pretty special linguistically. Significantly, 80.8% of its residents five years old and above primarily speak Spanish at home. This is a higher percentage than 98.7% of all U.S. neighborhoods.

    The Neighbors
    The Neighbors: Income
    There are two complementary measures for understanding the income of a neighborhood's residents: the average and the extremes. While a neighborhood may be relatively wealthy overall, it is equally important to understand the rate of people - particularly children - who are living at or below the federal poverty line, which is extremely low income. Some neighborhoods with a lower average income may actually have a lower childhood poverty rate than another with a higher average income, and this helps us understand the conditions and character of a neighborhood.

    The neighbors in the Lynwood Gardens neighborhood in Lynwood are middle-income, making it a moderate income neighborhood. NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis reveals that this neighborhood has a higher income than 45.1% of the neighborhoods in America. With 32.0% of the children here below the federal poverty line, this neighborhood has a higher rate of childhood poverty than 78.2% of U.S. neighborhoods.

    The Neighbors: Occupations
    What we choose to do for a living reflects who we are. Each neighborhood has a different mix of occupations represented, and together these tell you about the neighborhood and help you understand if this neighborhood may fit your lifestyle.

    In the Lynwood Gardens neighborhood, 38.0% of the working population is employed in manufacturing and laborer occupations. The second most important occupational group in this neighborhood is sales and service jobs, from major sales accounts, to working in fast food restaurants, with 33.0% of the residents employed. Other residents here are employed in clerical, assistant, and tech support occupations (16.6%), and 12.4% in executive, management, and professional occupations.

    The Neighbors: Languages
    The most common language spoken in the Lynwood Gardens neighborhood is Spanish, spoken by 80.8% of households. Some people also speak English (17.4%).

    The Neighbors: Ethnicity / Ancestry
    Culture is the shared learned behavior of peoples. Undeniably, different ethnicities and ancestries have different cultural traditions, and as a result, neighborhoods with concentrations of residents of one or another ethnicities or ancestries will express those cultures. It is what makes the North End in Boston so fun to visit for the Italian restaurants, bakeries, culture, and charm, and similarly, why people enjoy visiting Chinatown in San Francisco.

    In the Lynwood Gardens neighborhood in Lynwood, CA, residents most commonly identify their ethnicity or ancestry as Mexican (67.4%). There are also a number of people of Jamaican ancestry (1.8%), and residents who report English roots (1.7%), and some of the residents are also of Asian ancestry (1.3%). In addition, 38.7% of the residents of this neighborhood were born in another country.

    Getting to Work
    How you get to work – car, bus, train or other means – and how much of your day it takes to do so is a large quality of life and financial issue. Especially with gasoline prices rising and expected to continue doing so, the length and means of one's commute can be a financial burden. Some neighborhoods are physically located so that many residents have to drive in their own car, others are set up so many walk to work, or can take a train, bus, or bike. The greatest number of commuters in Lynwood Gardens neighborhood spend between 15 and 30 minutes commuting one-way to work (37.8% of working residents), which is shorter than the time spent commuting to work for most Americans.

    Here most residents (72.0%) drive alone in a private automobile to get to work. In addition, quite a number also carpool with coworkers, friends, or neighbors to get to work (19.5%) . In a neighborhood like this, as in most of the nation, many residents find owning a car useful for getting to work.

  • Martin Luther King Jr Blvd / Harris Ave


    ABOUT LYNWOOD, CA 

    (MARTIN LUTHER KING JR BLVD / HARRIS AVE)

    Real Estate Prices and Overview

    Martin Luther King Jr Blvd / Harris Ave median real estate price is $457,886, which is more expensive than 35.4% of the neighborhoods in California and 80.9% of the neighborhoods in the U.S.

    The average rental price in Martin Luther King Jr Blvd / Harris Ave is currently $1,805, based on NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis. Rents here are currently lower in price than 62.3% of California neighborhoods.

    Martin Luther King Jr Blvd / Harris Ave is a densely urban neighborhood (based on population density) located in Lynwood, California.

    Martin Luther King Jr Blvd / Harris Ave real estate is primarily made up of medium sized (three or four bedroom) to small (studio to two bedroom) single-family homes and small apartment buildings. Most of the residential real estate is owner occupied. Many of the residences in the Martin Luther King Jr Blvd / Harris Ave neighborhood are older, well-established, built between 1940 and 1969. A number of residences were also built between 1970 and 1999.

    In Martin Luther King Jr Blvd / Harris Ave, the current vacancy rate is 1.2%, which is a lower rate of vacancies than 94.7% of all neighborhoods in the U.S. This means that the housing supply in Martin Luther King Jr Blvd / Harris Ave is very tight compared to the demand for property here.

    Notable & Unique Neighborhood Characteristics
    The way a neighborhood looks and feels when you walk or drive around it, from its setting, its buildings, and its flavor, can make all the difference. This neighborhood has some really cool things about the way it looks and feels as revealed by NeighborhoodScout's exclusive research. This might include anything from the housing stock to the types of households living here to how people get around.

    Notable & Unique: Car Ownership
    We Americans love our cars. Not only are they a necessity for most Americans due to the shape of our neighborhoods and the distances between where we live, work, shop, and go to school, but we also fancy them. As a result, most households in America have one, two, or three cars. But NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis shows that the Martin Luther King Jr Blvd / Harris Ave neighborhood has a highly unusual pattern of car ownership. Residents of this neighborhood must really love automobiles. NeighborhoodScout's Analysis reveals that 33.0% of the households here have four, five, or more cars. That is more cars per household than in 98.2% of the neighborhoods in the nation.

    Notable & Unique: People
    With a nice mix of college students, safety from crime, and decent walkability, the Martin Luther King Jr Blvd / Harris Ave neighborhood rates highly as a college student friendly place to live, and one that college students and their parents may want to consider. NeighborhoodScout's analysis shows that it rates more highly for a good place for college students to live than 89.0% of the neighborhoods in CA. This often also means that the area has certain amenities and services geared towards college students, from undergraduates to graduate students.

    Notable & Unique: Diversity
    Did you know that the Martin Luther King Jr Blvd / Harris Ave neighborhood has more Mexican ancestry people living in it than nearly any neighborhood in America? It's true! In fact, 74.1% of this neighborhood's residents have Mexican ancestry.

    Martin Luther King Jr Blvd / Harris Ave is also pretty special linguistically. Significantly, 80.9% of its residents five years old and above primarily speak Spanish at home. This is a higher percentage than 98.7% of all U.S. neighborhoods.

    The Neighbors
    The Neighbors: Income
    There are two complementary measures for understanding the income of a neighborhood's residents: the average and the extremes. While a neighborhood may be relatively wealthy overall, it is equally important to understand the rate of people - particularly children - who are living at or below the federal poverty line, which is extremely low income. Some neighborhoods with a lower average income may actually have a lower childhood poverty rate than another with a higher average income, and this helps us understand the conditions and character of a neighborhood.

    The neighbors in the Martin Luther King Jr Blvd / Harris Ave neighborhood in Lynwood are middle-income, making it a moderate income neighborhood. NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis reveals that this neighborhood has a higher income than 41.2% of the neighborhoods in America. With 28.8% of the children here below the federal poverty line, this neighborhood has a higher rate of childhood poverty than 74.3% of U.S. neighborhoods.

    The Neighbors: Occupations
    The old saying "you are what you eat" is true. But it is also true that you are what you do for a living. The types of occupations your neighbors have shape their character, and together as a group, their collective occupations shape the culture of a place.

    In the Martin Luther King Jr Blvd / Harris Ave neighborhood, 36.6% of the working population is employed in manufacturing and laborer occupations. The second most important occupational group in this neighborhood is sales and service jobs, from major sales accounts, to working in fast food restaurants, with 31.8% of the residents employed. Other residents here are employed in clerical, assistant, and tech support occupations (18.2%), and 12.5% in executive, management, and professional occupations.

    The Neighbors: Languages
    The most common language spoken in the Martin Luther King Jr Blvd / Harris Ave neighborhood is Spanish, spoken by 80.9% of households. Some people also speak English (19.1%).

    The Neighbors: Ethnicity / Ancestry
    Culture is the shared learned behavior of peoples. Undeniably, different ethnicities and ancestries have different cultural traditions, and as a result, neighborhoods with concentrations of residents of one or another ethnicities or ancestries will express those cultures. It is what makes the North End in Boston so fun to visit for the Italian restaurants, bakeries, culture, and charm, and similarly, why people enjoy visiting Chinatown in San Francisco.

    In the Martin Luther King Jr Blvd / Harris Ave neighborhood in Lynwood, CA, residents most commonly identify their ethnicity or ancestry as Mexican (74.1%). There are also a number of people of Native American ancestry (1.4%). In addition, 36.4% of the residents of this neighborhood were born in another country.

    Getting to Work
    Even if your neighborhood is walkable, you may still have to drive to your place of work. Some neighborhoods are located where many can get to work in just a few minutes, while others are located such that most residents have a long and arduous commute. The greatest number of commuters in Martin Luther King Jr Blvd / Harris Ave neighborhood spend between 30 and 45 minutes commuting one-way to work (32.6% of working residents), which is at or a bit above the average length of a commute across all U.S. neighborhoods.

    Here most residents (78.7%) drive alone in a private automobile to get to work. In addition, quite a number also carpool with coworkers, friends, or neighbors to get to work (11.1%) and 5.9% of residents also ride the bus for their daily commute. In a neighborhood like this, as in most of the nation, many residents find owning a car useful for getting to work.
  • Thorson Ave / Carlin Ave


    ABOUT LYNWOOD, CA 

    (THORSON AVE / CARLIN AVE)

    Real Estate Prices and Overview

    Thorson Ave / Carlin Ave median real estate price is $441,920, which is less expensive than 66.8% of California neighborhoods and 20.4% of all U.S. neighborhoods.

    The average rental price in Thorson Ave / Carlin Ave is currently $1,889, based on NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis. Rents here are currently lower in price than 58.2% of California neighborhoods.

    Thorson Ave / Carlin Ave is a densely urban neighborhood (based on population density) located in Lynwood, California.

    Thorson Ave / Carlin Ave real estate is primarily made up of medium sized (three or four bedroom) to small (studio to two bedroom) single-family homes and apartment complexes/high-rise apartments. Most of the residential real estate is owner occupied. Many of the residences in the Thorson Ave / Carlin Ave neighborhood are older, well-established, built between 1940 and 1969. A number of residences were also built before 1940.

    In Thorson Ave / Carlin Ave, the current vacancy rate is 2.5%, which is a lower rate of vacancies than 89.3% of all neighborhoods in the U.S. This means that the housing supply in Thorson Ave / Carlin Ave is very tight compared to the demand for property here.

    Notable & Unique Neighborhood Characteristics
    Many things matter about a neighborhood, but the first thing most people notice is the way a neighborhood looks and its particular character. For example, one might notice whether the buildings all date from a certain time period or whether shop signs are in multiple languages. This particular neighborhood in Lynwood, the Thorson Ave / Carlin Ave neighborhood, has some outstanding things about the way it looks and its way of life that are worth highlighting.

    Notable & Unique: Car Ownership
    American households most often have a car, and regularly they have two or three. But households in the Thorson Ave / Carlin Ave neighborhood buck this trend. Residents of this neighborhood must really love automobiles. NeighborhoodScout's Analysis reveals that 40.9% of the households here have four, five, or more cars. That is more cars per household than in 99.6% of the neighborhoods in the nation.

    Notable & Unique: People
    One of the really interesting characteristics about the Thorson Ave / Carlin Ave neighborhood is that, according to NeighborhoodScout's exclusive research, it is an excellent choice in which to reside for college students. Due to its popularity among college students who already choose to live here, its walkability, and its above average safety from crime, the neighborhood is ideal for prospective or already-enrolled college students. Between semesters and during school breaks, you'll notice that the excitement here fluctuates with the college seasons. Despite the excitement however, parents of college-age children can rest easy knowing that this neighborhood has an above average safety rating. For each of these reasons, the neighborhood is rated among the top 3.2% of college-friendly places to live in the state of California.

    In addition, neighborhoodScout's exclusive research revealed that 94.0% of the adult residents in the Thorson Ave / Carlin Ave neighborhood do not have a 4-year college degree, which is a lower rate of college graduated adults than found in 95.3% of the neighborhoods in America.

    Notable & Unique: Diversity
    Did you know that the Thorson Ave / Carlin Ave neighborhood has more Mexican ancestry people living in it than nearly any neighborhood in America? It's true! In fact, 67.3% of this neighborhood's residents have Mexican ancestry.

    Thorson Ave / Carlin Ave is also pretty special linguistically. Significantly, 79.5% of its residents five years old and above primarily speak Spanish at home. This is a higher percentage than 98.5% of all U.S. neighborhoods.

    The Neighbors
    The Neighbors: Income
    There are two complementary measures for understanding the income of a neighborhood's residents: the average and the extremes. While a neighborhood may be relatively wealthy overall, it is equally important to understand the rate of people - particularly children - who are living at or below the federal poverty line, which is extremely low income. Some neighborhoods with a lower average income may actually have a lower childhood poverty rate than another with a higher average income, and this helps us understand the conditions and character of a neighborhood.

    The neighbors in the Thorson Ave / Carlin Ave neighborhood in Lynwood are middle-income, making it a moderate income neighborhood. NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis reveals that this neighborhood has a higher income than 50.7% of the neighborhoods in America. With 22.5% of the children here below the federal poverty line, this neighborhood has a higher rate of childhood poverty than 65.4% of U.S. neighborhoods.

    The Neighbors: Occupations
    The old saying "you are what you eat" is true. But it is also true that you are what you do for a living. The types of occupations your neighbors have shape their character, and together as a group, their collective occupations shape the culture of a place.

    In the Thorson Ave / Carlin Ave neighborhood, 38.5% of the working population is employed in manufacturing and laborer occupations. The second most important occupational group in this neighborhood is sales and service jobs, from major sales accounts, to working in fast food restaurants, with 25.5% of the residents employed. Other residents here are employed in clerical, assistant, and tech support occupations (22.0%), and 13.9% in executive, management, and professional occupations.

    The Neighbors: Languages
    The most common language spoken in the Thorson Ave / Carlin Ave neighborhood is Spanish, spoken by 79.5% of households. Some people also speak English (18.1%).

    The Neighbors: Ethnicity / Ancestry
    Culture is shared learned behavior. We learn it from our parents, their parents, our houses of worship, and much of our culture – our learned behavior – comes from our ancestors. That is why ancestry and ethnicity can be so interesting and important to understand: places with concentrations of people of one or more ancestries often express those shared learned behaviors and this gives each neighborhood its own culture. Even different neighborhoods in the same city can have drastically different cultures.

    In the Thorson Ave / Carlin Ave neighborhood in Lynwood, CA, residents most commonly identify their ethnicity or ancestry as Mexican (67.3%). There are also a number of people of Dominican ancestry (2.0%), and residents who report Sub-Saharan African roots (1.1%), and some of the residents are also of African ancestry (1.1%). In addition, 35.5% of the residents of this neighborhood were born in another country.

    Getting to Work
    How you get to work – car, bus, train or other means – and how much of your day it takes to do so is a large quality of life and financial issue. Especially with gasoline prices rising and expected to continue doing so, the length and means of one's commute can be a financial burden. Some neighborhoods are physically located so that many residents have to drive in their own car, others are set up so many walk to work, or can take a train, bus, or bike. The greatest number of commuters in Thorson Ave / Carlin Ave neighborhood spend between 15 and 30 minutes commuting one-way to work (30.6% of working residents), which is shorter than the time spent commuting to work for most Americans.

    Here most residents (75.2%) drive alone in a private automobile to get to work. In addition, quite a number also carpool with coworkers, friends, or neighbors to get to work (16.2%) . In a neighborhood like this, as in most of the nation, many residents find owning a car useful for getting to work.
  • Virginia Ave / Cortland St


    ABOUT LYNWOOD, CA 

    (VIRGINIA AVE / CORTLAND ST)

    Real Estate Prices and Overview

    Virginia Ave / Cortland St median real estate price is $456,143, which is more expensive than 35.0% of the neighborhoods in California and 81.0% of the neighborhoods in the U.S.

    The average rental price in Virginia Ave / Cortland St is currently $1,728, based on NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis. Rents here are currently lower in price than 66.8% of California neighborhoods.

    Virginia Ave / Cortland St is a densely urban neighborhood (based on population density) located in Lynwood, California.

    Virginia Ave / Cortland St real estate is primarily made up of small (studio to two bedroom) to medium sized (three or four bedroom) single-family homes and townhomes. Most of the residential real estate is occupied by a mixture of owners and renters. Many of the residences in the Virginia Ave / Cortland St neighborhood are older, well-established, built between 1940 and 1969. A number of residences were also built between 1970 and 1999.

    In Virginia Ave / Cortland St, the current vacancy rate is 2.9%, which is a lower rate of vacancies than 87.2% of all neighborhoods in the U.S. This means that the housing supply in Virginia Ave / Cortland St is very tight compared to the demand for property here.

    Notable & Unique Neighborhood Characteristics
    Many things matter about a neighborhood, but the first thing most people notice is the way a neighborhood looks and its particular character. For example, one might notice whether the buildings all date from a certain time period or whether shop signs are in multiple languages. This particular neighborhood in Lynwood, the Virginia Ave / Cortland St neighborhood, has some outstanding things about the way it looks and its way of life that are worth highlighting.

    Notable & Unique: Occupations
    More people work in manufacturing and as laborers here in the Virginia Ave / Cortland St neighborhood than in 99.1% of the neighborhoods in America. Despite the loss of manufacturing jobs across the nation, this neighborhood remains a place where, compared to other parts of the country, you will find many laborers and manufacturers.

    Notable & Unique: People
    NeighborhoodScout's exclusive research revealed that 95.3% of the adult residents in the Virginia Ave / Cortland St neighborhood do not have a 4-year college degree, which is a lower rate of college graduated adults than found in 97.0% of the neighborhoods in America.

    In addition, one of the really interesting characteristics about the Virginia Ave / Cortland St neighborhood is that, according to NeighborhoodScout's exclusive research, it is an excellent choice in which to reside for college students. Due to its popularity among college students who already choose to live here, its walkability, and its above average safety from crime, the neighborhood is ideal for prospective or already-enrolled college students. Between semesters and during school breaks, you'll notice that the excitement here fluctuates with the college seasons. Despite the excitement however, parents of college-age children can rest easy knowing that this neighborhood has an above average safety rating. For each of these reasons, the neighborhood is rated among the top 4.8% of college-friendly places to live in the state of California.

    Notable & Unique: Car Ownership
    We Americans love our cars. Not only are they a necessity for most Americans due to the shape of our neighborhoods and the distances between where we live, work, shop, and go to school, but we also fancy them. As a result, most households in America have one, two, or three cars. But NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis shows that the Virginia Ave / Cortland St neighborhood has a highly unusual pattern of car ownership. Residents of this neighborhood must really love automobiles. NeighborhoodScout's Analysis reveals that 29.8% of the households here have four, five, or more cars. That is more cars per household than in 96.7% of the neighborhoods in the nation.

    Notable & Unique: Diversity
    Did you know that the Virginia Ave / Cortland St neighborhood has more Mexican ancestry people living in it than nearly any neighborhood in America? It's true! In fact, 80.8% of this neighborhood's residents have Mexican ancestry.

    Virginia Ave / Cortland St is also pretty special linguistically. Significantly, 88.9% of its residents five years old and above primarily speak Spanish at home. This is a higher percentage than 99.3% of all U.S. neighborhoods.

    The Neighbors
    The Neighbors: Income
    How wealthy a neighborhood is, from very wealthy, to middle income, to low income is very formative with regard to the personality and character of a neighborhood. Equally important is the rate of people, particularly children, who live below the federal poverty line. In some wealthy gated communities, the areas immediately surrounding can have high rates of childhood poverty, which indicates other social issues. NeighborhoodScout's analysis reveals both aspects of income and poverty for this neighborhood.

    The neighbors in the Virginia Ave / Cortland St neighborhood in Lynwood are middle-income, making it a moderate income neighborhood. NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis reveals that this neighborhood has a higher income than 43.4% of the neighborhoods in America. With 32.9% of the children here below the federal poverty line, this neighborhood has a higher rate of childhood poverty than 79.1% of U.S. neighborhoods.

    The Neighbors: Occupations
    What we choose to do for a living reflects who we are. Each neighborhood has a different mix of occupations represented, and together these tell you about the neighborhood and help you understand if this neighborhood may fit your lifestyle.

    In the Virginia Ave / Cortland St neighborhood, 47.9% of the working population is employed in manufacturing and laborer occupations. The second most important occupational group in this neighborhood is sales and service jobs, from major sales accounts, to working in fast food restaurants, with 25.3% of the residents employed. Other residents here are employed in clerical, assistant, and tech support occupations (16.4%), and 10.3% in executive, management, and professional occupations.

    The Neighbors: Languages
    The most common language spoken in the Virginia Ave / Cortland St neighborhood is Spanish, spoken by 88.9% of households. Some people also speak English (10.3%).

    The Neighbors: Ethnicity / Ancestry
    Culture is the shared learned behavior of peoples. Undeniably, different ethnicities and ancestries have different cultural traditions, and as a result, neighborhoods with concentrations of residents of one or another ethnicities or ancestries will express those cultures. It is what makes the North End in Boston so fun to visit for the Italian restaurants, bakeries, culture, and charm, and similarly, why people enjoy visiting Chinatown in San Francisco.

    In the Virginia Ave / Cortland St neighborhood in Lynwood, CA, residents most commonly identify their ethnicity or ancestry as Mexican (80.8%). There are also a number of people of Asian ancestry (1.7%), and residents who report South American roots (1.6%). In addition, 41.3% of the residents of this neighborhood were born in another country.

    Getting to Work
    How you get to work – car, bus, train or other means – and how much of your day it takes to do so is a large quality of life and financial issue. Especially with gasoline prices rising and expected to continue doing so, the length and means of one's commute can be a financial burden. Some neighborhoods are physically located so that many residents have to drive in their own car, others are set up so many walk to work, or can take a train, bus, or bike. The greatest number of commuters in Virginia Ave / Cortland St neighborhood spend between 30 and 45 minutes commuting one-way to work (34.5% of working residents), which is at or a bit above the average length of a commute across all U.S. neighborhoods.

    Here most residents (80.2%) drive alone in a private automobile to get to work. In addition, quite a number also carpool with coworkers, friends, or neighbors to get to work (13.5%) . In a neighborhood like this, as in most of the nation, many residents find owning a car useful for getting to work.

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