Best Colleges near Los Angeles, California

Ranking Institution name Students Distance from the city
1
Los Angeles, ca
27 365 2 miles
2
Los Angeles, ca
3 771 2 miles
3
Los Angeles, ca
8 2 miles
4
Los Angeles, ca
40 2 miles
5
Los Angeles, ca
70 2 miles
6
Los Angeles, ca
0 2 miles
7
Downey, ca
690 2 miles
8
Los Angeles, ca
7 2 miles
9
Los Angeles, ca
5 364 2 miles
10
Los Angeles, ca
3 288 2 miles
11
Los Angeles, ca
261 2 miles
12
Los Angeles, ca
34 2 miles
13
Los Angeles, ca
0 2 miles
14
Los Angeles, ca
0 2 miles
15
Los Angeles, ca
1 928 2 miles
16
Commerce, ca
256 6 miles
17
Hollywood, ca
1 115 7 miles
18
Hollywood, ca
2 464 7 miles
19
Hollywood, ca
3 7 miles
20
Montebello, ca
72 7 miles
21
Culver City, ca
247 9 miles
22
Culver City, ca
2 567 9 miles
23
Culver City, ca
68 9 miles
24
Universal City, ca
1 441 9 miles
25
Alhambra, ca
161 9 miles
26
Alhambra, ca
515 9 miles
27
Burbank, ca
118 9 miles
28
Burbank, ca
388 9 miles
29
Burbank, ca
308 9 miles
30
Burbank, ca
49 9 miles
31
Burbank, ca
118 9 miles
32
Alhambra, ca
131 9 miles
33
Pasadena, ca
0 10 miles
34
Pasadena, ca
997 10 miles
35
Pasadena, ca
61 10 miles
36
Pasadena, ca
1 443 10 miles
37
Pasadena, ca
8 092 10 miles
38
Pasadena, ca
133 10 miles
39
Pasadena, ca
207 10 miles
40
Pasadena, ca
64 10 miles
41
Pasadena, ca
2 436 10 miles
42
Alhambra, ca
668 10 miles
43
El Monte, ca
58 10 miles
44
El Monte, ca
132 10 miles
45
North Hollywood, ca
1 218 11 miles
46
North Hollywood, ca
1 124 11 miles
47
North Hollywood, ca
223 11 miles
48
North Hollywood, ca
1 050 11 miles
49
North Hollywood, ca
11 11 miles
50
North Hollywood, ca
870 11 miles

Education in Los Angeles

Los Angeles’s (California) residents over 25 years of age with some college degree constitute 18.09 of the city’s population. Two-year college graduates make up 6.02. The share of four-year college graduates and Master graduates is 20.44 and 6.46 respectively. The shares of those with professional degree and doctorate degree are 2.73 and 1.21 accordingly.

Economy of Los Angeles

The household income in Los Angeles, California, is 49745 compared to the country’s average of 53046. The family median income is 54352. The sales and income taxes are 9 and 6. Income per capita is 28111. The unemployment rate makes 8.5 compared to 6.3 in the entire United States.

Cost of living in Los Angeles

The overall cost of living in Los Angeles, California, is 164 average for the entire country, if we take the average indicator for the United States as 100. The indicator of charges for utilities services is 111, the cost of housing is 280. Transportation expenses make 111 points, and health and grocery costs are 111 and 110 respectively.

Air pollution and health in Los Angeles

The indicator of air quality in Los Angeles, California, is 15 on a scale from 0 to 100 points (higher is better), according to EPA reports. The water quality is among the average with the index of 52 compared to 55 for the United States. The number of physicians per 100 thousand residents is 258 and the overall health costs make 110.9 if we take the indicator of 100 as country’s average.

Climate in Los Angeles

Los Angeles, California, gets 284 sunny days per year, compared to the country’s average of 205. The number of days with precipitations is 26 – Los Angeles has the annual rainfall of 18.1 inches and snowfall of 0 inches. The comfort index on the scale from 0 to 100 (higher is better) based on the effect of humidity and temperature is 46. The UV exposure index is 6.2.


Data provided by U.S. Department of Education Institute of Education Sciences nces.ed.gov