In the Middle of the Action – Central LA
Central Los Angeles is where much of the action happens. we are also going to profile it for our article series about the city and its wider history, culture and more. Central Los Angeles is one of the largest portions of Los Angeles County and is comprised of 23 neighborhoods within the city itself.
Center of a Lot in LA
Central Los Angeles is about 58 square miles in total. It includes many important neighborhoods like Central Alameda, and portions of the city. It also includes Griffith Park, which is the largest one in the entire city. This includes many important neighborhood including Chinatown, East Hollywood, Echo Park, Hollywood, and more. Overall this entire region has a population of about 850,000.
This makes the overall population density about 15,000 per square mile. Overall the densest part of this part of the city is Koreatown. About 80% of the population of central Los Angeles list in rental units. The breakdown of the population of this area is about 46% Latino, about a quarter white, about 16% Asian, and about 8% black. Overall this area is growing quite rapidly and is one of the most popular parts of the city.
Central Los Angeles is also home to many cultural aspects of the city itself. We take a look at many of the different cultural centers and aspects. One of the best examples is Griffith Park, which includes the observatory, and other major aspects of Los Angeles and its history.
This completes another article on a long history and culture of Los Angeles. We hope that this gives you an Insight on the history of the city and its long cultural lines. It hopefully will also show you a picture of the future of the city. If you have any questions or would like to get involved please make sure to email us. We enjoy it when you drop us a line.
Driving Directions to Ehline Law Firm from Central Park.
Drive 8 min (1.0 mile) via S Olive St from Central Park at 1028 S Hope St, Los Angeles, CA 90015.
- Head northeast on S Hope St toward W Olympic Blvd 0.2 mi
- Turn right onto W 9th St 0.2 mi
- Turn left onto S Olive St (Parts of this road may be closed at certain times or days) 0.5 mi
- Use the left 2 lanes to turn left onto W 5th St
- Destination will be on the right 0.1 mi