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Life Expectancy in Los Angeles County

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Life expectancy at birth in Los Angeles County is reported to be 2.8 years longer than the life expectancy of the average American. See Life Expectancy by Community below.


Also see: Death & Death Rates in Los Angeles County


Life Expectancy (Years) by Race & Sex

Note: The future cannot be predicted, and anticipated medical advances or environmental improvements may affect how likely an infant born today is to survive into old age. Life expectancy estimates are calculated based on the assumption that future mortality rates at each age will remain exactly as they are today.

Overall life expectancy in Los Angeles County in 2013 was 84.5 for females and 79.3 for males.


Year Asian/Pacific Islander Black Latino White
Female Male Female Male Female Male Female Male
2013 88.9 85.1 79.1 72.3 86.1 80.4 83.6 78.9
2012 88.4 83.9 79.5 72.5 86.4 81.9 83.2 79.1
2011 88.0 83.3 78.8 72.3 85.5 80.8 83.1 79.1
2010 87.6 83.6 78.9 72.0 85.6 80.3 83.1 78.5
2009 87.3 83.2 78.3 70.9 84.7 79.8 83.2 78.3
2008 87.9 81.7 77.6 71.0 84.9 79.5 82.9 78.0
2007 86.8 81.7 77.1 69.9 84.7 78.8 82.3 77.5
2006 86.6 82.0 76.8 68.9 84.0 78.5 82.0 77.3
2005 86.1 82.0 76.7 68.2 83.9 77.8 81.8 77.2
2004 86.3 81.9 76.1 68.5 84.2 78.3 81.4 76.7
2003 85.9 82.3 76.5 67.8 84.6 77.8 81.0 76.0
2002 85.7 81.6 75.8 67.8 83.5 77.9 81.0 76.2
2001 86.6 80.7 75.7 67.8 83.6 77.9 80.8 75.9
2000 85.7 81.3 76.0 68.2 83.9 77.6 80.6 75.7

Source: Los Angeles County Department of Public Health


Life Expectancy (Years) by City and Community

Estimated for 2014

Place Life Expectancy
United States 79.3
California 81.9
Los Angeles County 82.1
Acton ---**
Agoura Hills* 81.8
Agua Dulce ---**
Alhambra* 83.7
Altadena 82.9
Arcadia* 85.3
Artesia* 80.3
Avalon* ---**
Avocado Heights 84.1
Azusa* 80.7
Baldwin Park* 82.6
Bell* 86.5
Bell Gardens* 81.8
Bellflower* 80.2
Beverly Hills* 86.6
Bradbury* ---**
Burbank* 82.4
Calabasas* 84.0
Carson* 80.8
Castaic 88.9
Cerritos* 86.4
Charter Oak ---**
Citrus 81.9
Claremont* 82.9
Commerce* 81.7
Compton* 78.4
Covina* 80.8
Cudahy* 79.2
Culver City* 83.4
Del Aire 83.8
Desert View Highlands ---**
Diamond Bar* 85.4
Downey* 81.4
Duarte* 80.5
East Los Angeles 81.3
East Pasadena ---**
East Rancho Dominguez 76.1
East San Gabriel 85.2
East Whittier 83.6
El Monte* 85.1
El Segundo* 82.7
Elizabeth Lake ---**
Florence-Graham 78.0
Gardena* 83.5
Glendale* 84.1
Glendora* 81.1
Green Valley ---**
Hacienda Heights 84.3
Hasley Canyon ---**
Hawaiian Gardens* 83.6
Hawthorne* 80.5
Hermosa Beach* 85.4
Hidden Hills* ---**
Huntington Park* 81.9
Industry* ---**
Inglewood* 79.8
Irwindale* ---**
La Cañada Flintridge* 83.9
La Crescenta-Montrose 82.3
La Habra Heights* ---**
La Mirada* 82.2
La Puente* 82.9
La Verne* 81.8
Ladera Heights ---**
Lake Hughes ---**
Lake Los Angeles 76.2
Lakewood* 80.2
Lancaster* 76.4
Lawndale* 80.6
Lennox 76.8
Leona Valley ---**
Littlerock ---**
Lomita* 80.2
Long Beach* 79.4
Los Angeles City Council District 1 83.6
Los Angeles City Council District 2 81.3
Los Angeles City Council District 3 82.8
Los Angeles City Council District 4 83.5
Los Angeles City Council District 5 85.3
Los Angeles City Council District 6 81.4
Los Angeles City Council District 7 81.7
Los Angeles City Council District 8 78.0
Los Angeles City Council District 9 78.9
Los Angeles City Council District 10 81.2
Los Angeles City Council District 11 84.5
Los Angeles City Council District 12 83.8
Los Angeles City Council District 13 82.4
Los Angeles City Council District 14 82.2
Los Angeles City Council District 15 79.3
Lynwood* 81.7
Malibu* 89.8
Manhattan Beach* 86.1
Marina del Rey ---**
Mayflower Village ---**
Maywood* 81.3
Monrovia* 80.3
Montebello* 83.7
Monterey Park* 85.1
North El Monte ---**
Norwalk* 81.0
Palmdale* 79.8
Palos Verdes Estates* 85.5
Paramount* 80.2
Pasadena* 82.9
Pico Rivera* 81.3
Pomona* 81.7
Rancho Palos Verdes* 86.7
Redondo Beach* 82.3
Rolling Hills* ---**
Rolling Hills Estates* ---**
Rose Hills ---**
Rosemead* 83.8
Rowland Heights 87.0
San Dimas* 81.9
San Fernando* 82.7
San Gabriel* 84.3
San Marino* 86.5
San Pasqual ---**
Santa Clarita* 84.0
Santa Fe Springs* 82.3
Santa Monica* 83.2
Sierra Madre* 81.8
Signal Hill* 78.4
South El Monte* 85.6
South Gate* 83.6
South Monrovia Island ---**
South Pasadena* 85.2
South San Gabriel ---**
South San Jose Hills 82.2
South Whittier 81.1
Stevenson Ranch 86.2
Sun Village 75.8
Temple City* 82.6
Topanga ---**
Torrance* 84.1
Val Verde ---**
Valinda 82.3
Vernon* ---**
View Park-Windsor Hills 83.3
Walnut* 85.8
Walnut Park 90.5
West Athens ---**
West Carson 83.5
West Covina* 83.2
West Hollywood* 83.3
West Rancho Dominguez ---**
West Whittier-Los Nietos 82.0
Westlake Village* ---**
Westmont 76.3
Whittier* 82.1
Willowbrook ---**

* Incorporated City
** Population size considered too small for reliable calculations.

Source: Highway to Health: Life Expectancy in Los Angeles County