San Fernando Valley Statistics and Facts: Population/Housing/Economics

The following websites provide access to data that is collected and/or analyzed by the related organization or agency. Many of these agencies repurpose data collected by the U.S. Census Bureau.

Population Data

  • Demographic Research Unit Statistical Reports (City of Los Angeles Planning Department). Census data from 2010 and more recent estimates; data is by Los Angeles City community planning areas (such as Encino-Tarzana and Northridge), by census tract, and by Area Planning Commission (e.g. North Valley and South Valley). See also Community Plan Profiles and Statistics.
  • Mapping L.A. Neighborhoods (Los Angeles Times) both maps and provides demographic data about neighborhoods within the City of Los Angeles, including some comparisons to other neighborhoods.
  • Demographic Research Unit (California Department of Finance). A variety of demographic reports on cities and counties.

Economic and Housing Data

Airport data


  • Demographic Research Unit Statistical Reports (City of Los Angeles Planning Department). Data on building permits by Los Angeles City community planning areas such as Encino-Tarzana and Northridge.
  • Housing Vacancy Data (City of Los Angeles Housing Department). Some tables are by community planning area name, others by zip code or census tract.
  • Interactive City Maps (City of Los Angeles). Links to LA GeoQuest and other mapping options.

Community Plans