San Pedro

Los Angeles residential gem with maritime heritage.

Welcome to San Pedro

Los Angeles residential gem with maritime heritage.

San Pedro, Calif., boasts a blend of historical charm and modern amenities. Situated along the picturesque coast of Southern California, this neighborhood offers residents a high quality of life with its stunning waterfront views, a strong sense of community, and a rich maritime history. What sets San Pedro apart for its residents is the presence of rent control measures, ensuring that housing remains affordable and stable in this desirable location.

What to Love

  • Variety of housing options
  • Easy access to highways and public transportation
  • Growing job market and thriving local economy.
  • High home appreciation rates

Local Lifestyle

With various parks, cultural attractions, and an array of dining options, along with a friendly and tight-knit community, San Pedro embodies the best of coastal living while providing the peace of mind that comes with rent control measures. It's where you can enjoy the relaxed, beachside lifestyle while benefiting from essential protections to make living here even more exceptional.
 

Dining and Shopping

San Pedro's culinary scene is a diverse and delightful journey. The renowned San Pedro Fish Market and Restaurant is a local favorite, offering fresh seafood and a vibrant atmosphere.
 
For Italian fare, La Bocca Felice wows with house-made pasta and a cozy ambiance. Rex's Cafe caters to brunch lovers with innovative dishes and vibrant energy. 22nd Street Landing Seafood Grill & Bar offers waterfront dining with a California twist. No matter your palate, San Pedro's diverse culinary scene promises an unforgettable taste bud adventure.
 
For handcrafted items, explore CRAFTED at the Port of Los Angeles, a marketplace featuring a variety of artisanal goods.

Entertainment and Things to Do

Begin your exploration at the Port of Los Angeles, where you can immerse yourself in the bustling activity of one of the busiest ports globally. Marvel at the cultural and historical significance of the Korean Friendship Bell, an iconic landmark that is a testament to enduring friendship. For entertainment, head to the beautifully restored historic Warner Grand Theatre, where you can enjoy a variety of performances. If you seek outdoor activities and green spaces, Peck Park offers a perfect retreat. Finally, unwind at the famous Cabrillo Beach Pier, relaxing and taking in scenic views.

Discover the rich maritime history at the Battleship USS Iowa Museum or explore the historic Point Fermin Lighthouse. The Cabrillo Marine Aquarium provides educational and interactive marine experiences, while the Los Angeles Maritime Museum offers insights into the region's seafaring heritage. Take the chance to visit the historic S.S. Lane Victory, an operational World War II cargo ship. San Pedro ensures residents have many engaging activities to enjoy their leisure time.

Overview for San Pedro, CA

84,677 people live in San Pedro, where the median age is 42 and the average individual income is $42,145. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

84,677

Total Population

42 years

Median Age

High

Population Density Population Density This is the number of people per square mile in a neighborhood.

$42,145

Average individual Income

Around San Pedro, CA

There's plenty to do around San Pedro, including shopping, dining, nightlife, parks, and more. Data provided by Walk Score and Yelp.

95
Walker's Paradise
Walking Score
85
Very Bikeable
Bike Score
49
Some Transit
Transit Score

Points of Interest

Explore popular things to do in the area, including Rico Tamales, South Bay Fitness Focus, and Peninsula Bay Cities Day Camp.

Name Category Distance Reviews
Ratings by Yelp
Dining 1.65 miles 6 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 4.3 miles 24 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 2.96 miles 19 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 4.5 miles 7 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 4.36 miles 5 reviews 5/5 stars
Beauty 1.24 miles 13 reviews 5/5 stars

Demographics and Employment Data for San Pedro, CA

San Pedro has 31,961 households, with an average household size of 3. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. Here’s what the people living in San Pedro do for work — and how long it takes them to get there. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. 84,677 people call San Pedro home. The population density is 15,179.355 and the largest age group is Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

84,677

Total Population

High

Population Density Population Density This is the number of people per square mile in a neighborhood.

42

Median Age

48.91 / 51.09%

Men vs Women

Population by Age Group

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0-9 Years

10-17:

10-17 Years

18-24:

18-24 Years

25-64:

25-64 Years

65-74:

65-74 Years

75+:

75+ Years

Education Level

  • Less Than 9th Grade
  • High School Degree
  • Associate Degree
  • Bachelor Degree
  • Graduate Degree
31,961

Total Households

3

Average Household Size

$42,145

Average individual Income

Households with Children

With Children:

Without Children:

Marital Status

Married
Single
Divorced
Separated

Blue vs White Collar Workers

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Commute Time

0 to 14 Minutes
15 to 29 Minutes
30 to 59 Minutes
60+ Minutes

Schools in San Pedro, CA

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The following schools are within or nearby San Pedro. The rating and statistics can serve as a starting point to make baseline comparisons on the right schools for your family. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.
Type
Name
Category
Grades
School rating
Mary Star Of The Sea School
PRIVATE
K - 8th
No rating available
Vermont Christian School
PRIVATE
1st - 12th
No rating available
Renaissance School For Arts And Sciences
PRIVATE
5th - 12th
No rating available
Rolling Hills Preparatory School
PRIVATE
6th - 12th
No rating available
White Point Elementary
PUBLIC
K - 5th
4/5
William J. Johnston Community Day
PUBLIC
7th - 12th
No rating available
Leland Street Elementary
PUBLIC
K - 5th
2/5
Point Fermin Elementary
PUBLIC
K - 5th
4/5
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
2/5
South Shores/CSUDH Visual and Performing Arts
PUBLIC
K - 5th
4/5
PRIVATE
PreK - 8th
No rating available
Angel's Gate (Continuation)
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
1/5
Fifteenth Street Elementary
PUBLIC
K - 5th
2/5
Taper Avenue Elementary
PUBLIC
K - 5th
4/5
Port of Los Angeles High
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
4/5
Richard Henry Dana Middle
PUBLIC
6th - 8th
1/5
Bandini Street Elementary
PUBLIC
K - 5th
2/5
Alliance Alice M. Baxter College-Ready High
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
4/5
Barton Hill Elementary
PUBLIC
K - 5th
No rating available
Cabrillo Avenue Elementary
PUBLIC
K - 5th
1/5
Ernest P. Willenberg Special Education Center
PUBLIC
6th - 12th
No rating available
Park Western Place Elementary
PUBLIC
K - 5th
4/5
Seventh Street Elementary
PUBLIC
K - 5th
1/5
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