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Gateway Cities Census Data

Huntington Park

 

 

Description: The early 20th century brought farmers, settlers and developers who laid the foundation for Huntington Park.A.I. Burbank and E.V. Baker were among those who formed the subdivision “La Park.” In 1902, local leaders tried to coerce Henry Huntington into extending a line from his Pacific Electric Railway — the “Red Car” — through La Park and the deal was sealed — but only after the city was renamed Huntington Park.

The city was incorporated in 1906.Today, Huntington Park is recognized as a bustling retail and manufacturing center for Los Angeles County.The city is located six miles southeast of downtown Los Angeles. City leaders boast it offers something for everyone. From the incredible shopping experience found in the Huntington Park Business District on Pacific Boulevard, the city is proud of its community spirit, and its accomplishments.

(city description courtesy of Press Telegram 2006 Almanac)

  1990 2000 2010
Population 56,065 61,348 58,114
Percent of Los Angeles County Population 0.63% 0.64% 0.59%
Median Age   25.6 28.9
Number of Households 13,903 14,860 14,597
Unemployment Rate 12.79% 11.77% 18.70%
 
1989
1999
2009
Average Household Income (in 2010 dollars)   $50,078 $47,263
Median Household Income (in 2010 dollars) $41,492 $37,880 $37,224

 

 

Huntington Park Educational Attainment Graph

 

Huntington Park Annual Household Income Graph

 

Huntington Park Population by Race & Ethnicity 1990

 

Huntington Park Population by Race & Ethnicity 2000

 

Huntington Park Population by Race & Ethnicity 2010