Community characteristic Boyle heights
(n=4,466)
Southwest Merced and East Merced county (n=3,811)
Location Los Angeles, CA California Central Valley
Description One of the oldest LA neighborhoods in Central/East LA Agricultural and small college town with the youngest UC campus
Adult age 18–39 years 35% 33%
Hispanic 92–98% 60–63%
Speak Spanish at home 84% 44%
Families below poverty line 33% 30%
Renter-occupied housing units 78% 54%