South El Monte, California

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Population in 2017: 20,987 (100% urban, 0% rural).
Population change since 2000: -0.7%
 
Males: 10,611  (50.6%)
Females: 10,376  (49.4%)
Median resident age:

34.9 years
California median age:

36.5 years

Zip codes: 91733.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $47,572 (it was $34,656 in 2000)
South El Monte:

$47,572
CA:

$71,805

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $16,657 (it was $10,130 in 2000)

South El Monte city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $462,363 (it was $152,900 in 2000)
South El Monte:

$462,363
CA:

$509,400

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $750,873; detached houses: $796,920; townhouses or other attached units: $571,960; in 2-unit structures: $959,245; in 3-to-4-unit structures: $711,635; in 5-or-more-unit structures: $587,289; mobile homes: $142,109; occupied boats, rvs, vans, etc.: $156,334

Median gross rent in 2017: $1,258.

March 2019 cost of living index in South El Monte: 142.8 (very high, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 18.7%
(28.2% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 40.4% for Black residents, 19.4% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 32.2% for other race residents, 12.3% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in South El Monte, CA (2017)
    • 17,14582.3%Hispanic
    • 3,01614.5%Asian alone
    • 7373.5%White alone
    • 200.10%Black alone
    • 150.07%Two or more races
    • 70.03%Other race alone
    • 20.01%American Indian alone

Races in South El Monte detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth



According to our research of California and other state lists, there were 21 registered sex offenders living in South El Monte, California as of July 10, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in South El Monte is 987 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is lower than the state average.


Crime rates in South El Monte by year

Type

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

Murders
(per 100,000)
3
(13.7)
4
(18.3)
1
(4.6)
3
(13.9)
0
(0.0)
3
(13.8)
0
(0.0)
2
(9.8)
1
(4.9)
1
(4.9)
6
(29.0)
2
(9.5)
2
(9.5)
1
(4.7)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
5
(22.8)
5
(22.9)
2
(9.2)
4
(18.5)
6
(28.0)
4
(18.4)
6
(29.5)
3
(14.7)
4
(19.7)
4
(19.5)
6
(29.0)
6
(28.5)
4
(19.0)
7
(33.2)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
41
(186.8)
46
(210.4)
43
(198.2)
46
(213.1)
69
(322.1)
45
(207.3)
41
(201.5)
38
(185.8)
35
(172.0)
34
(166.1)
27
(130.6)
44
(209.2)
35
(166.6)
33
(156.3)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
81
(369.1)
77
(352.2)
98
(451.7)
71
(328.9)
75
(350.1)
82
(377.8)
75
(368.5)
45
(220.0)
48
(235.8)
81
(395.8)
86
(415.9)
57
(271.0)
80
(380.7)
85
(402.6)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
147
(669.8)
184
(841.7)
157
(723.6)
105
(486.3)
124
(578.8)
93
(428.5)
75
(368.5)
104
(508.5)
117
(574.8)
162
(791.6)
161
(778.6)
152
(722.7)
169
(804.3)
145
(686.8)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
313
(1,426)
285
(1,304)
278
(1,281)
245
(1,135)
355
(1,657)
247
(1,138)
184
(904.1)
184
(899.7)
208
(1,022)
353
(1,725)
325
(1,572)
273
(1,298)
314
(1,494)
313
(1,482)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
290
(1,321)
276
(1,263)
206
(949.5)
186
(861.5)
131
(611.5)
137
(631.2)
117
(574.9)
111
(542.7)
119
(584.7)
132
(645.0)
163
(788.2)
155
(737.0)
201
(956.6)
163
(772.0)
Arson
(per 100,000)
5
(22.8)
9
(41.2)
4
(18.4)
7
(32.4)
9
(42.0)
5
(23.0)
3
(14.7)
3
(14.7)
4
(19.7)
3
(14.7)
5
(24.2)
6
(28.5)
9
(42.8)
5
(23.7)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)385.1400.5344.3320.7344.8306.2265.7246.0252.2330.4384.0320.3353.0332.5

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City-data.com crime index in South El Monte, CA

Crime rate in South El Monte detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
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Ancestries: American (1.7%).

Current Local Time: PST time zone

Elevation: 250 feet

Land area: 2.88 square miles.

Population density: 7,276 people per square mile   (high).

South El Monte, California map

8,984 residents are foreign born (32.1% Latin America, 5.9% Asia).

This city:

43.1%
California:

27.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $3,086 (0.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $1,579 (0.4%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: El Monte, CA (2.1 miles , pop. 115,965).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Southwest San Gabriel Valley, CA (3.9 miles , pop. 320,008).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (18.9 miles , pop. 3,694,820).

Nearest cities:

El Monte, CA (1.4 miles ),
Rosemead, CA (1.6 miles ),
Avocado Heights, CA (1.6 miles ),
South San Gabriel, CA (1.6 miles ),
Rose Hills, CA (1.7 miles ),
Temple City, CA (1.9 miles ),
Southwest San Gabriel Valley, CA (2.0 miles ),
North El Monte, CA (2.0 miles )

Latitude: 34.05 N, Longitude: 118.05 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: +4,654 (+22.3%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 1,491 (16.8%)

Area code commonly used in this area: 626

Distribution of median household income in South El Monte, CA in 2017
Distribution of house value in South El Monte, CA in 2017

Property values in South El Monte, CA

South El Monte satellite photo by USGS
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

4.4%
California:

4.6%
Historical population in South El Monte, CA
Historical housing units in South El Monte, CA

Population change in the 1990s: +285 (+1.4%).
Most common industries in South El Monte, CA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Apparel (11.9%)
  • Construction (5.8%)
  • Educational services (5.8%)
  • Accommodation & food services (4.7%)
  • Health care (4.3%)
  • Miscellaneous manufacturing (4.2%)
  • Public administration (3.4%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (10.1%)
  • Apparel (9.8%)
  • Accommodation & food services (5.4%)
  • Miscellaneous manufacturing (5.1%)
  • Metal & metal products (4.9%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (4.2%)
  • Repair & maintenance (4.0%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Apparel (14.8%)
  • Educational services (10.0%)
  • Health care (7.5%)
  • Public administration (5.2%)
  • Social assistance (4.9%)
  • Finance & insurance (4.9%)
  • Accommodation & food services (3.9%)
Most common occupations in South El Monte, CA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (12.6%)
  • Textile, apparel, and furnishings workers (11.0%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (4.5%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (4.3%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4.0%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (4.0%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (3.5%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (14.8%)
  • Textile, apparel, and furnishings workers (8.1%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (7.0%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (5.9%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5.7%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (5.0%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (4.2%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Textile, apparel, and furnishings workers (14.9%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (9.6%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (5.5%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (5.3%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (4.0%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (3.9%)
  • Other teachers, instructors, education, training, and library occupations (3.3%)

Average climate in South El Monte, California

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI CO NO2 SO2 Ozone PM10 PM2.5 Pb
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 142. This is significantly worse than average.

City:

142
U.S.:

74
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2018 was 0.373. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 4.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.373
U.S.:

0.267
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 14.1. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 2.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

14.1
U.S.:

5.6
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 0.435. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 2.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.435
U.S.:

1.789
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 27.3. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 1.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

27.3
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 28.3. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 9.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

28.3
U.S.:

19.6
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 14.3. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 2.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

14.3
U.S.:

8.5
Lead Level

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 0.00738. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 0.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.00738
U.S.:

0.00984

Earthquake activity:

South El Monte-area historical earthquake activity is near California state average. It is 717% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 7/21/1952 at 11:52:14, a magnitude 7.7 (7.7 UK, Class: Major, Intensity: VIII - XII) earthquake occurred 85.3 miles away from South El Monte center, causing $50,000,000 total damage
On 6/28/1992 at 11:57:34, a magnitude 7.6 (6.2 MB, 7.6 MS, 7.3 MW, Depth: 0.7 mi) earthquake occurred 87.3 miles away from South El Monte center, causing 3 deaths (1 shaking deaths, 2 other deaths) and 400 injuries, causing $100,000,000 total damage and $40,000,000 insured losses
On 10/16/1999 at 09:46:44, a magnitude 7.4 (6.3 MB, 7.4 MS, 7.2 MW, 7.3 ML) earthquake occurred 97.7 miles away from South El Monte center
On 11/4/1927 at 13:51:53, a magnitude 7.5 (7.5 UK) earthquake occurred 180.3 miles away from South El Monte center
On 1/17/1994 at 12:30:55, a magnitude 6.8 (6.4 MB, 6.8 MS, 6.7 MW, Depth: 11.4 mi, Class: Strong, Intensity: VII - IX) earthquake occurred 31.1 miles away from the city center, causing 60 deaths (60 shaking deaths) and 7000 injuries
On 4/21/1918 at 22:32:30, a magnitude 6.8 (6.8 UK) earthquake occurred 38.6 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Los Angeles County (52) is a lot greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 26
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Fires: 34, Floods: 14, Storms: 9, Landslides: 5, Winter Storms: 5, Mudslides: 4, Earthquakes: 3, Freeze: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snow: 1, Tornado: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
South El Monte topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in South El Monte:

  • GREATER EL MONTE COMMUNITY HOSPITAL (Voluntary non-profit - Private, provides emergency services, 1701 SANTA ANITA AVE)
  • DAVITA-GREATER EL MONTE DIALYSIS CENTER (1938 TYLER AVENUE, SUITE J-168)
  • GREATER LOS ANGELES DIALYSIS, INC. (11204 E. RUSH STREET)

Amtrak stations near South El Monte:

  • 9 miles: PASADENA (150 S. ROBLES AVE.) - Bus Station . Services: fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, full-service food facilities, paid short-term parking, paid long-term parking, taxi stand, public transit connection.
  • 11 miles: LOS ANGELES (800 N. ALAMEDA ST.) . Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, snack bar, free short-term parking, paid long-term parking, car rental agency, taxi stand, public transit connection.
  • 14 miles: GLENDALE (400 W. CERRITOS AVE.) . Services: fully wheelchair accessible, public payphones, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for taxi service, intercity bus service, public transit connection.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to South El Monte:

  • Rio Hondo College (about 3 miles; Whittier, CA; Full-time enrollment: 9,610)
  • East Los Angeles College (about 6 miles; Monterey Park, CA; FT enrollment: 17,297)
  • Hacienda La Puente Adult Education (about 6 miles; La Puente, CA; FT enrollment: 2,750)
  • California State University-Los Angeles (about 8 miles; Los Angeles, CA; FT enrollment: 17,545)
  • California Institute of Technology (about 8 miles; Pasadena, CA; FT enrollment: 2,246)
  • Pasadena City College (about 8 miles; Pasadena, CA; FT enrollment: 14,712)
  • Le Cordon Bleu College of Culinary Arts-Pasadena (about 9 miles; Pasadena, CA; FT enrollment: 2,934)

Public high school in South El Monte:

Public elementary/middle schools in South El Monte:

  • DEAN L. SHIVELY (Students: 647, Location: 1431 N. CENTRAL AVE., Grades: 5-8)
  • NEW TEMPLE (Students: 227, Location: 11033 E. CENTRAL AVE., Grades: KG-4)

Private elementary/middle school in South El Monte:

  • EPIPHANY CATHOLIC SCHOOL (Students: 138, Location: 10915 MICHAEL HUNT DR, Grades: KG-8)
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Points of interest:

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Notable locations in South El Monte: South El Monte Branch County of Los Angeles Public Library (A), Los Angeles County Fire Department Station 90 (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in South El Monte include: Saint Stevens Serbian Orthodox Cathedral (A), Epiphany Catholic Church (B), Victory Outreach El Monte (C), Vietnamese Alliance Church (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Rubio Wash (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Parks in South El Monte include: Mary Van Dyke Park (1), New Temple Park (2), Shiveley Park (3). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attraction: American Military Museum-American Heritage Park (1918 Rosemead Boulevard).

Los Angeles County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential
Average household size:
This city:

4.4 people
California:

2.9 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

87.6%
Whole state:

68.7%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

7.7%
Whole state:

7.2%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.2% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.3% of all households

People in group quarters in South El Monte in 2010:

  • 28 people in emergency and transitional shelters (with sleeping facilities) for people experiencing homelessness
  • 16 people in other noninstitutional facilities
  • 10 people in in-patient hospice facilities
  • 3 people in group homes intended for adults
16 people in homes for the mentally ill in 2000
2 people in other noninstitutional group quarters in 2000

Banks with branches in South El Monte (2011 data):

  • Citizens Business Bank: South El M0nte Branch at 9754 Rush Street, branch established on 1983/07/12. Info updated 2011/03/30: Bank assets: $6,475.4 mil, Deposits: $4,625.6 mil, headquarters in Ontario, CA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 46 total offices, Holding Company: Cvb Financial Corp.
  • Bank of the West: South El Monte Branch at 2041 Durfee Avenue, branch established on 1964/11/25. Info updated 2009/11/16: Bank assets: $62,408.3 mil, Deposits: $43,995.2 mil, headquarters in San Francisco, CA, positive income, 647 total offices, Holding Company: Bnp Paribas

For population 15 years and over in South El Monte:

Marital status in South El Monte, CA
  • Never married: 43.0%
  • Now married: 40.9%
  • Separated: 2.6%
  • Widowed: 6.5%
  • Divorced: 6.9%

For population 25 years and over in South El Monte:

  • High school or higher: 52.8%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 8.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 2.6%
  • Unemployed: 10.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 28.5 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

24.0
California average:

15.0

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2017
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - South El Monte
Presidential Elections Results

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Neighborhoods in South El Monte:

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Religion statistics for South El Monte, CA (based on Los Angeles County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic3,542,994275
Evangelical Protestant814,6113,249
Other451,5941,023
Mainline Protestant229,056860
Black Protestant112,338290
Orthodox63,51776
None4,604,495-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 2,084
Los Angeles County:

2.12 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 32
This county:

0.03 / 10,000 pop.
California:

0.04 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 567
This county:

0.58 / 10,000 pop.
California:

0.62 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 1,206
Here:

1.23 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.49 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 7,008
Los Angeles County:

7.15 / 10,000 pop.
California:

7.42 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Here:

7.5%
State:

7.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Los Angeles County:

20.4%
California:

21.3%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Los Angeles County:

18.6%
California:

17.9%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Here:

45.3%
State:

48.8%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

43.5%
State:

47.1%

Average BMI:
Here:

28.3
California:

28.1

People feeling badly about themselves:
South El Monte:

25.2%
California:

20.9%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
South El Monte:

12.2%
State:

11.4%

Average hours sleeping at night:
South El Monte:

6.8
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
South El Monte:

28.8%
California:

31.3%

General health condition:
South El Monte:

52.1%
California:

55.7%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

81.2%
California:

80.6%

More about Health and Nutrition of South El Monte, CA Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Other Government Administration 6$40,067$80,1348$800
Natural Resources 5$16,669$40,0060$0
Police - Other 3$12,830$51,3203$6,519
Solid Waste Management 3$11,305$45,2203$7,292
Streets and Highways 3$10,322$41,2880$0
Financial Administration 3$16,317$65,2681$1,318
Welfare 2$8,891$53,3465$6,052
Housing and Community Development (Local) 2$14,973$89,8381$697
Parks and Recreation 1$4,508$54,09636$32,929
Sewerage 0$0 0$0
Water Supply 0$0 0$0
Transit 0$0 4$5,018
Other and Unallocable 0$0 1$853
Totals for Government 28$135,882$58,23562$61,478

South El Monte government finances - Expenditure in 2012 (per resident):

  • Construction - Housing and Community Development: $3,948,000 ($188.12)
    Regular Highways: $774,000 ($36.88)
    Parks and Recreation: $436,000 ($20.77)
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $3,600,000 ($171.53)
    Central Staff Services: $2,804,000 ($133.61)
    Regular Highways: $1,774,000 ($84.53)
    Parks and Recreation: $1,750,000 ($83.38)
    Housing and Community Development: $835,000 ($39.79)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $665,000 ($31.69)
    Financial Administration: $462,000 ($22.01)
    Transit Utilities: $345,000 ($16.44)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $206,000 ($9.82)
    Health - Other: $94,000 ($4.48)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $1,884,000 ($89.77)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Housing and Community Development: $42,000 ($2.00)
    Central Staff Services: $8,000 ($0.38)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $4,770,000 ($227.28)

South El Monte government finances - Revenue in 2012 (per resident):

  • Charges - Parks and Recreation: $250,000 ($11.91)
    Other: $54,000 ($2.57)
    Housing and Community Development: $24,000 ($1.14)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Housing and Community Development: $382,000 ($18.20)
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $299,000 ($14.25)
    Interest Earnings: $106,000 ($5.05)
    Rents: $35,000 ($1.67)
  • Revenue - Transit Utilities: $8,000 ($0.38)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $631,000 ($30.07)
    Housing and Community Development: $151,000 ($7.19)
    General Local Government Support: $7,000 ($0.33)
  • Tax - Property: $7,984,000 ($380.43)
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $4,978,000 ($237.19)
    Public Utilities Sales: $696,000 ($33.16)
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $537,000 ($25.59)
    Other License: $337,000 ($16.06)
    Other Selective Sales: $186,000 ($8.86)
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $40,000 ($1.91)
    Other: $33,000 ($1.57)

South El Monte government finances - Debt in 2012 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $35,511,000 ($1692.05)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $34,718,000 ($1654.26)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $793,000 ($37.79)

South El Monte government finances - Cash and Securities in 2012 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $2,874,000 ($136.94)
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $7,733,000 ($368.47)

3.12% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($67,418 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.12%
California average:

5.03%

0.05% of residents moved from foreign countries ($1,909 average AGI)
Los Angeles County:

0.05%
California average:

0.07%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Orange County, CA  0.44% ($64,742 average AGI)
from San Bernardino County, CA  0.27% ($44,592)
from Riverside County, CA  0.16% ($46,622)


3.70% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($71,222 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.70%
California average:

5.21%

0.06% of residents moved to foreign countries ($1,510 average AGI)
Los Angeles County:

0.06%
California average:

0.09%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Orange County, CA  0.53% ($74,627 average AGI)
to San Bernardino County, CA  0.44% ($47,062)
to Riverside County, CA  0.25% ($57,313)
Businesses in South El Monte, CA
NameCountNameCount
7-Eleven2Little Caesars Pizza1
Burger King1Marshalls1
CVS1MasterBrand Cabinets4
Decora Cabinetry1McDonald's2
Domino's Pizza1Panda Express1
FedEx1Subway1
KFC1UPS2

Strongest AM radio stations in South El Monte:

  • KTNQ (1020 AM; 50 kW; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: KTNQ-AM LICENSE CORP.)
  • KXTA (1150 AM; 50 kW; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KLAC (570 AM; 50 kW; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • KDIS (1110 AM; 50 kW; PASADENA, CA; Owner: ABC,INC.)
  • KFWB (980 AM; 50 kW; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • KFI (640 AM; 50 kW; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KMPC (1540 AM; 50 kW; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: ROSE CITY RADIO CORPORATION)
  • KXMX (1190 AM; 25 kW; ANAHEIM, CA; Owner: NEW INSPIRATION BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KBLA (1580 AM; 50 kW; SANTA MONICA, CA)
  • KRLA (870 AM; 20 kW; GLENDALE, CA; Owner: NEW INSPIRATION BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KALI (900 AM; 6 kW; WEST COVINA, CA; Owner: MULTICULTURAL RADIO BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KSPN (710 AM; 50 kW; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: KABC-AM RADIO, INC.)
  • KMRB (1430 AM; 5 kW; SAN GABRIEL, CA; Owner: POLYETHNIC BROADCASTING, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in South El Monte:

  • KZLA-FM (93.9 FM; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: EMMIS RADIO LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • KCBS-FM (93.1 FM; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • KPWR (105.9 FM; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: EMMIS RADIO LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • KLSX (97.1 FM; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • KUSC (91.5 FM; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA)
  • KSCA (101.9 FM; GLENDALE, CA; Owner: HBC LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • KOST (103.5 FM; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KKLA-FM (99.5 FM; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: NEW INSPIRATION BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • KLOS (95.5 FM; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: KLOS-FM RADIO, INC.)
  • K212FA (90.3 FM; TEMPLE CITY, CA; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)
  • KIIS-FM (102.7 FM; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KLVE (107.5 FM; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: KLVE-FM LICENSE CORP.)
  • KPCC (89.3 FM; PASADENA, CA; Owner: PASADENA AREA COMMUNITY COLLEGE DISTRICT)
  • KHHT (92.3 FM; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • KBIG-FM (104.3 FM; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • KTWV (94.7 FM; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • KMZT-FM (105.1 FM; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: MOUNT WILSON FM BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • KPFK (90.7 FM; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: PACIFICA FOUNDATION, INC)
  • K216EM (91.1 FM; ARCADIA, CA; Owner: LIFE ON THE WAY COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KRTH-FM (101.1 FM; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around South El Monte:

  • KCBS-TV (Channel 2; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: CBS BROADCASTING INC.)
  • KTRO-LP (Channel 50; LANCASTER, CA; Owner: ROBERT D. ADELMAN)
  • KTLA-TV (Channel 5; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: KTLA INC.)
  • KABC-TV (Channel 7; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: ABC HOLDING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KNBC (Channel 4; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: NBC SUBSIDIARY (KNBC-TV), INC.)
  • KCAL-TV (Channel 9; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: VIACOM TELEVISION STATIONS GROUP OF LOS ANGELES LLC)
  • KMEX-TV (Channel 34; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: KMEX LICENSE PARTNERSHIP, G.P.)
  • KAZA-TV (Channel 54; AVALON, CA; Owner: PAPPAS SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA LICENSE LLC)
  • KSCI (Channel 18; LONG BEACH, CA; Owner: KSLS, INC.)
  • KDOC-TV (Channel 56; ANAHEIM, CA; Owner: GOLDEN ORANGE BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • KOCE-TV (Channel 50; HUNTINGTON BEACH, CA; Owner: BD. OF TRUSTEES, COAST COMMUNITY COLLEGE DIST.)
  • KCET (Channel 28; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: COMMUNITY TELEVISION OF SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA)
  • KXLA (Channel 44; RANCHO PALOS VERDES, CA; Owner: RANCHO PALOS VERDES BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • KFTR (Channel 46; ONTARIO, CA; Owner: TELEFUTURA LOS ANGELES LLC)
  • KTTV (Channel 11; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)
  • KHIZ (Channel 64; BARSTOW, CA; Owner: SUNBELT TELEVISION, INC.)
  • KWHY-TV (Channel 22; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: TELEMUNDO OF LOS ANGELES LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • KVEA (Channel 52; CORONA, CA; Owner: ESTRELLA LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • KCOP-TV (Channel 13; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)
  • KTBN-TV (Channel 40; SANTA ANA, CA; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • KSFV-LP (Channel 26; SAN FERNANDO VALLEY, CA; Owner: VENTURE TECHNOLOGIES GROUP, LLC)
  • KLCS (Channel 58; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: LOS ANGELES UNIFIED SCHOOL DISTRICT)
  • KHTV-LP (Channel 48; INLAND EMPIRE, CA; Owner: VENTURE TECHNOLOGIES GROUP, LLC)
  • KLAU-LP (Channel 66; REDLANDS, CA; Owner: GERALD BENAVIDES)
  • KNET-LP (Channel 38; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: VENTURE TECHNOLOGIES GROUP, LLC)
Fatal accident count
See more detailed statistics of South El Monte fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 8Number of bridges
  • 148ft / 45.5mTotal length
  • $3,192,000Total costs
  • 1,439,000Total average daily traffic
  • 119,540Total average daily truck traffic
  • 1,029,223Total future (year 2035) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

3
  • Shannan L Schmidt, 2446 Lee Ave (Lat: 34.056583 Lon: -118.066611), Type: 22.3, Overall height: 22.3 m, Registrant: Horvath Towers LLC, Sschmidt@horvathcommunications.Com, , South- Bend, Phone: (574) 237-0464
  • Shannan L Schmidt, 2446 Lee Ave (Lat: 34.056583 Lon: -118.066611), Type: 22.3, Overall height: 22.3 m, Registrant: Horvath Towers LLC, Sschmidt@horvathcommunications.Com, , South- Bend, Phone: (574) 237-0464
  • Edward G Roach, 2446 Lee Ave (Lat: 34.056583 Lon: -118.066611), Type: 22.3, Overall height: 22.3 m, Registrant: Horvath Towers LLC, Sschmidt@horvathcommunications.Com, , South- Bend, Phone: (574) 237-0464

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

7
  • 10115 E Rush St (Lat: 34.051944 Lon: -118.049500), Call Sign: KVP655,
    Assigned Frequencies: 154.340 MHz, Grant Date: 01/09/2013, Expiration Date: 04/07/2023, Registrant: Apco International Inc Licensing Services 030210, 351 N Williamson Blvd, Daytona Beach, FL 32114, Phone: (386) 944-2469, Fax: (386) 322-2502, Email:
  • 10115 E Rush St (Lat: 34.051944 Lon: -118.049500), Call Sign: WIK493, Licensee ID: L00007682,
    Assigned Frequencies: 473.512 MHz, 473.537 MHz, 485.662 MHz, 485.687 MHz, 485.712 MHz, 485.737 MHz, 485.762 MHz, 485.787 MHz, Grant Date: 01/09/2015, Expiration Date: 04/02/2025, Registrant: County Of Los Angeles, 1110 N Eastern Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90063, Phone: (323) 267-3004, Fax: (323) 262-4607, Email:
  • Lat: 34.046417 Lon: -118.029639, Call Sign: WPTT212,
    Assigned Frequencies: 461.262 MHz, 463.737 MHz, Grant Date: 12/10/2001, Expiration Date: 12/10/2011, Cancellation Date: 02/11/2012, Certifier: Jack W Mosley, Registrant: Business Radio Licensing, 26941 Cabot Rd #134, Laguna Hills, CA 92653, Phone: (949) 348-8510, Fax: (949) 348-8514
  • Lat: 34.047778 Lon: -118.042278, Call Sign: WQBI810,
    Assigned Frequencies: 462.412 MHz, Grant Date: 10/16/2004, Expiration Date: 10/16/2014, Cancellation Date: 12/20/2014, Certifier: Mario Sais, Registrant: Federal Licensing, Inc., 1588 Fairfield Road, Gettysburg, PA 17325, Phone: (717) 334-9262, Fax: (717) 334-6440, Email:
  • Lat: 34.035000 Lon: -118.053611, Call Sign: WQGW369,
    Assigned Frequencies: 465.312 MHz, Grant Date: 04/29/2017, Expiration Date: 05/03/2027, Certifier: Mike Yamamoto, Registrant: Bearcom Wireless Worldwide, Dallas, TX 75355-9001, Phone: (214) 765-7136, Fax: (214) 355-1714, Email:
  • 1089 Santa Anita Avenue (Lat: 34.042028 Lon: -118.051250), Call Sign: WQLH486,
    Assigned Frequencies: 467.850 MHz, 467.875 MHz, 467.900 MHz, 467.925 MHz, Grant Date: 01/21/2010, Expiration Date: 01/21/2020, Certifier: Janice Yen, Registrant: National License Corp., 9050 Briarclift Rd., Indianapolis, IN 46256, Phone: (317) 849-5866, Fax: (317) 841-3328, Email:
  • 1701 Santa Anita Ave (Lat: 34.048028 Lon: -118.043417), Call Sign: WQUM752,
    Assigned Frequencies: 461.962 MHz, 461.862 MHz, 461.762 MHz, 461.537 MHz, 461.437 MHz, 463.362 MHz, 463.387 MHz, 468.412 MHz, 463.237 MHz, 463.962 MHz, Grant Date: 08/19/2014, Expiration Date: 08/19/2024, Certifier: Dennis Jarmin, Registrant: Sjm Industrial Radio, 1212 E Imperial Ave, El Segundo, CA 90245, Phone: (310) 640-2700, Fax: (310) 640-1095, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

11 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

18 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in South El Monte)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

1
  • Aircraft: CHINESE A/F AERO IND DEVEL CTR PL-1B (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 3237N , Serial Number: 5849, Year manufactured: 1970, Airworthiness Date: 02/23/2009, Certificate Issue Date: 03/24/2009
    Registrant (Individual): Leo Lea Young Lee, 2656 Chico Ave, South El Monte, CA 91733

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 7 partial tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
E) Loans on Dwellings For 5+ Families
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED13$283,95426$225,75956$212,7242$118,0503$587,95311$200,615
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$04$228,9858$241,3251$8,5800$01$226,610
APPLICATIONS DENIED7$328,42613$217,64850$223,7357$82,5611$720,6408$253,761
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN1$213,4604$259,31817$282,9662$165,8800$01$196,820
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS1$168,1502$230,7808$193,8651$228,4201$578,6601$106,340

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 4334.01 , 4335.01, 4335.02, 4337.00, 4338.01, 4338.02, 4340.02

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 2 partial tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
NumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED2$185,215
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED2$183,590
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 4334.01 , 4335.01, 4335.02, 4337.00, 4338.01, 4338.02, 4340.02

Conventional Home Purchase Loans in South El Monte, CA
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in South El Monte, CA - Value

2005 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year According to the data from the years 2005 - 2018 the average number of fire incidents per year is 34. The highest number of fire incidents - 60 took place in 2016, and the least - 0 in 2007. The data has a growing trend.
    Fire incident types in South El Monte, CA When looking into fire subcategories, the most reports belonged to: Outside Fires (42.6%), and Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires (27.2%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in South El Monte, CA
    • 20242.6%Outside Fires
    • 12927.2%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 11323.8%Structure Fires
    • 306.3%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for South El Monte, CA
Most common first names in South El Monte, CA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
William12473.2 years
John11273.3 years
Maria10775.6 years
Mary9575.7 years
James7770.4 years
Jose7467.2 years
Charles7175.0 years
Robert6770.7 years
Frank6472.3 years
George5672.8 years
Most common last names in South El Monte, CA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Hernandez5566.2 years
Garcia5372.7 years
Martinez4172.7 years
Smith3779.6 years
Lopez3568.9 years
Rodriguez3266.2 years
Chavez2673.4 years
Ramirez2572.2 years
Perez2465.2 years
Jones2368.8 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in South El Monte, CA
  • 62.6%Utility gas
  • 18.5%Electricity
  • 16.9%No fuel used
  • 1.4%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.4%Other fuel
  • 0.2%Solar energy
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in South El Monte, CA
  • 39.7%Utility gas
  • 33.0%No fuel used
  • 27.0%Electricity
  • 0.3%Other fuel


South El Monte compared to California state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.

South El Monte on our top lists:

  • #31 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: wholesale trade (population 5,000+)"
  • #35 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Other Central America (population 500+)"
  • #50 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the lowest percentage of English-only speaking households, population 5,000+"
  • #59 on the list of "Top 100 least-educated cities (pop. 5,000+)"
  • #69 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Vietnam (population 500+)"
  • #81 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the highest percentage of family households, population 10,000+"
  • #88 on the list of "Top 100 cities with highest percentage of foreign-born residents (pop. 5,000+)"
  • #91 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: production occupations (population 5,000+)"
  • #1 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Evangelical Protestant congregations"
  • #1 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Mainline Protestant congregations"
  • #1 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Orthodox adherents"
  • #1 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest ground withdrawal of fresh water for public supply (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #1 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Catholic adherents (pop. 50,000+)"
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