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Labor Force & Unemployment
By City & Unincorporated Community
Los Angeles County

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May 2021 (Preliminary Data)

Also see: Historical Employment/Unemployment Numbers (Since 1990) for Los Angeles County


Data not Seasonally Adjusted

City / Community Labor Force Employment Unemployment
Number Rate
Los Angeles County 5,120,300 4,600,900 519,500 10.1%
Acton* 3,500 3,200 300 8.6%
Agoura Hills 11,200 10,400 800 7.0%
Alhambra 46,500 42,000 4,500 9.7%
Alondra Park* 4,300 3,900 400 8.9%
City / Community Labor Force Employment Unemployment
Number Rate
Altadena* 23,100 21,000 2,200 9.3%
Arcadia 29,300 27,100 2,200 7.5%
Artesia 8,000 7,300 700 9.1%
Avalon 2,000 2,000 0 0.1%
Avocado Heights* 7,600 6,600 1,000 13.4%
City / Community Labor Force Employment Unemployment
Number Rate
Azusa 25,500 23,000 2,500 9.8%
Baldwin Park 35,000 31,100 3,900 11.0%
Bell 15,300 13,600 1,700 11.0%
Bell Gardens 18,400 16,300 2,100 11.3%
Bellflower 37,400 32,600 4,800 12.7%
City / Community Labor Force Employment Unemployment
Number Rate
Beverly Hills 18,000 16,600 1,400 7.9%
Bradbury 400 400 0 3.7%
Burbank 59,400 52,800 6,700 11.2%
Calabasas 12,200 11,400 800 6.9%
Carson 46,600 41,500 5,100 11.0%
City / Community Labor Force Employment Unemployment
Number Rate
Cerritos 25,000 23,000 2,000 8.1%
Charter Oak* 5,300 4,600 700 13.5%
Citrus* 5,100 4,700 500 9.0%
Claremont 16,900 15,600 1,300 7.6%
Commerce 5,800 5,300 600 10.1%
City / Community Labor Force Employment Unemployment
Number Rate
Compton 40,200 34,600 5,600 13.9%
Covina 24,200 21,500 2,600 10.9%
Cudahy 10,100 9,100 1,000 10.2%
Culver City 22,800 21,000 1,900 8.3%
Del Aire* 5,200 4,900 300 6.0%
City / Community Labor Force Employment Unemployment
Number Rate
Desert View Highlands* 1,400 1,200 100 10.2%
Diamond Bar 30,000 27,600 2,500 8.3%
Downey 57,600 51,700 5,900 10.3%
Duarte 11,300 10,000 1,300 11.4%
East Los Angeles* 58,300 49,700 8,600 14.8%
City / Community Labor Force Employment Unemployment
Number Rate
East Pasadena* 2,900 2,800 100 4.0%
East San Gabriel* 7,400 7,000 400 5.0%
El Monte 52,500 47,000 5,500 10.5%
El Segundo 9,700 8,700 1,000 10.8%
Florence-Graham* 29,600 25,500 4,100 13.8%
City / Community Labor Force Employment Unemployment
Number Rate
Gardena 30,800 27,300 3,500 11.5%
Glendale 104,100 93,400 10,800 10.4%
Glendora 25,800 23,600 2,200 8.4%
Hacienda Heights* 26,400 24,200 2,100 8.1%
Hawaiian Gardens 6,500 5,900 600 9.6%
City / Community Labor Force Employment Unemployment
Number Rate
Hawthorne 45,600 40,200 5,400 11.8%
Hermosa Beach 12,000 11,200 800 6.8%
Hidden Hills 700 700 100 12.1%
Huntington Park 26,500 23,800 2,700 10.2%
Industry 200 200 0 12.8%
City / Community Labor Force Employment Unemployment
Number Rate
Inglewood 53,800 46,800 7,000 13.0%
Irwindale 700 600 100 12.6%
La Cañada Flintridge 8,900 8,500 500 5.3%
La Crescenta-Montrose* 9,600 8,800 800 8.2%
La Habra Heights 3,200 3,000 200 7.0%
City / Community Labor Force Employment Unemployment
Number Rate
La Mirada 24,200 21,900 2,300 9.5%
La Puente 19,300 17,100 2,200 11.2%
La Verne 15,900 14,500 1,400 8.5%
Ladera Heights* 3,600 3,100 500 14.2%
Lake Los Angeles* 3,700 3,100 600 16.2%
City / Community Labor Force Employment Unemployment
Number Rate
Lakewood 42,800 38,700 4,100 9.5%
Lancaster 66,200 57,300 8,900 13.5%
Lawndale 16,700 15,000 1,800 10.5%
Lennox* 11,100 10,000 1,100 9.7%
Littlerock* 400 300 100 16.8%
City / Community Labor Force Employment Unemployment
Number Rate
Lomita 10,600 10,000 600 5.5%
Long Beach 239,700 214,400 25,300 10.6%
Los Angeles 2,087,400 1,876,500 211,000 10.1%
Lynwood 29,300 25,500 3,800 13.0%
Malibu 6,200 5,800 400 5.9%
City / Community Labor Force Employment Unemployment
Number Rate
Manhattan Beach 19,100 18,000 1,100 5.6%
Marina del Rey* 6,800 6,500 300 4.8%
Mayflower Village* 3,000 2,800 200 7.3%
Maywood 12,300 11,100 1,200 9.6%
Monrovia 20,700 18,900 1,800 8.6%
City / Community Labor Force Employment Unemployment
Number Rate
Montebello 29,100 25,900 3,200 10.9%
Monterey Park 29,500 26,500 3,000 10.1%
North El Monte* 1,700 1,700 100 4.2%
Norwalk 51,100 45,200 5,900 11.6%
Palmdale 65,700 56,900 8,800 13.5%
City / Community Labor Force Employment Unemployment
Number Rate
Palos Verdes Estates 5,400 5,200 200 3.9%
Paramount 25,000 22,100 2,900 11.6%
Pasadena 78,700 72,000 6,600 8.4%
Pico Rivera 30,600 27,100 3,500 11.4%
Pomona 68,900 61,300 7,600 11.1%
City / Community Labor Force Employment Unemployment
Number Rate
Quartz Hill* 4,200 3,900 400 8.7%
Rancho Palos Verdes 19,100 17,800 1,300 6.7%
Redondo Beach 40,600 37,500 3,100 7.7%
Rolling Hills 600 500 100 9.0%
Rolling Hills Estates 3,500 3,200 300 8.3%
City / Community Labor Force Employment Unemployment
Number Rate
Rosemead 25,800 22,900 2,900 11.2%
Rowland Heights* 25,000 22,500 2,400 9.8%
San Dimas 17,600 16,200 1,400 8.2%
San Fernando 11,600 10,800 800 6.9%
San Gabriel 21,400 19,500 2,000 9.1%
City / Community Labor Force Employment Unemployment
Number Rate
San Marino 5,600 5,400 200 3.1%
Santa Clarita 114,700 104,400 10,400 9.0%
Santa Fe Springs 8,300 7,800 500 6.0%
Santa Monica 55,100 50,800 4,300 7.8%
Sierra Madre 5,700 5,000 700 11.6%
City / Community Labor Force Employment Unemployment
Number Rate
Signal Hill 6,100 5,500 500 8.7%
South El Monte 9,200 8,300 900 9.7%
South Gate 43,100 38,200 4,900 11.4%
South Pasadena 14,500 13,500 1,100 7.2%
South San Gabriel* 4,000 3,600 400 8.9%
City / Community Labor Force Employment Unemployment
Number Rate
South San Jose Hills* 9,400 8,200 1,200 12.7%
South Whittier* 28,200 25,700 2,600 9.0%
Temple City 18,300 16,600 1,700 9.3%
Torrance 76,800 70,900 5,900 7.7%
Val Verde* 1,600 1,400 200 12.9%
City / Community Labor Force Employment Unemployment
Number Rate
Valinda* 12,400 11,000 1,400 11.3%
Vernon 100 100 0 0.0%
View Park-Windsor Hills* 6,400 5,200 1,200 18.1%
Walnut 15,800 14,600 1,200 7.7%
Walnut Park* 8,000 7,100 900 11.0%
City / Community Labor Force Employment Unemployment
Number Rate
West Athens* 5,100 4,300 800 15.1%
West Carson* 11,000 10,200 800 7.5%
West Covina 53,100 47,400 5,700 10.7%
West Hollywood 27,300 24,300 3,000 10.9%
West Puente Valley* 11,500 10,100 1,400 12.3%
City / Community Labor Force Employment Unemployment
Number Rate
West Whittier-Los Nietos* 12,200 11,200 1,000 7.9%
Westlake Village 3,700 3,500 200 4.3%
Westmont* 15,000 12,900 2,000 13.7%
Whittier 43,600 39,400 4,300 9.8%
Willowbrook* 10,300 8,500 1,800 17.4%

* The unemployment rate is calculated using unrounded data.
† Census-designated unincorporated community.

Data not seasonally adjusted. Data may not add due to rounding.
Labor force data for all geographic areas for 1990 to 2021 now reflect the March 2020 annual revision (or benchmark) and Census 2014 population controls at the state level.

Source: California Employment Development Department