Zip Code 90602 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameWhittier
Zip Code StateCalifornia
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Los Angeles
Area Code562
Current Population:25777
Racial Majority: 19.46%
Public School Racial Majority:Hispanic 96.4%
Unemployment Rate:9.8%
Median Household Income$47562
Average Adjusted Gross Income$56430
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time26.9 Minutes
Time Zone:Pacific Daylight Time
Elevation Range505 - 640 ft.
Area3 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)33.96993300, -118.03094400

Zip Code 90602 Description

Zip Code 90602 is located in the state of California in the Reno metro area. Zip code 90602 is primarily located in Los Angeles County. The official US Postal Service name for 90602 is WHITTIER, California. Portions of zip code 90602 are contained within or border the city limits of Whittier, CA, South Whittier, CA, and Santa Fe Springs, CA. The area code for zip code 90602 is 562. 90602 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in California.

The current unemployment level in 90602 is 9.8% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 5.3% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 7.9% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 5.2%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 90602 decreased to 25777 from 26253 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 90602 is while the majority ethnicity attending 90602 public schools is Hispanic. 83.1% of students in 90602 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 5192 19.46% 5109 +2%
 Black Or African American 318 1.19% 298 +7%
 Hispanic 20112 75.39% 19274 +4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 76 0.28% 80 -5%
 Asian 659 2.47% 727 -9%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 10 0.04% 22 -55%
 Other Race 41 0% 41 -100%
 Two Or More Races 226 1.16% 226 +37%

Zip Code 90602 Race/Ethnicity

 White 2%
 Black Or African American 0.4%
 Hispanic 96.4%
 Asian 0.3%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0%
 Two or More Races 0.8%

Zip Code 90602 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population2577726253
Male Population49.30%
Female Population50.70%
Total Households7980
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$47562
Income Under $50K Per Year51.90%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year30.30%
Income Above $100K Per Year17.80%
90602 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
California District 38Linda S?nchezDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$387978
Average Real Estate Sale Price$345209
Current Unemployment Level 9.8%
Previous Month Unemployment Level9.8%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago16.4%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 10b: 35F to 40F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 10a: 30F to 35F
Köppen Climate ClassificationCsa - Hot-Summer Mediterranean Climate
Average First Frost DatesJanuary 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DatesJanuary 11 - 20

Zip Code 90602 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)45474951555962636256494554
Avg Max Temp (°F)68697074758085868580736976
Avg Precip (In.)2.953.382.
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Los Angeles-Long Beach-Santa Ana, CA
CBSA Type90602
CBSA Population13331266
Time ZonePacific Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Los_Angeles
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-8 Hours
College Hills Historic District
Uptown Whittier