In 2017, West Athens, CA had a population of 8.75k people with a median age of 38.4 and a median household income of $45,110. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of West Athens, CA grew from 7,921 to 8,746, a 10.4% increase and its median household income grew from $40,756 to $45,110, a 10.7% increase.
The population of West Athens, CA is 53.5% Black or African American Alone, 43.4% Hispanic or Latino, and 1.21% Two or More Races. N/A% of the people in West Athens, CA speak a non-English language, and 84.1% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in West Athens, CA are Los Angeles Southwest College (1,204 degrees awarded in 2017).
The median property value in West Athens, CA is $382,700, and the homeownership rate is 51.7%. Most people in West Athens, CA commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 29 minutes. The average car ownership in West Athens, CA is 1 car per household.