Bounded on the three sides by Culver City, Del Rey is a highly diverse neighborhood of Los Angeles. Ranging from area A to H on the northwest and by Culver City in northeast, on the southeast border Playa Vista is located whereas Marina Del Rey on the southwest and west and on the northwest Venice is located. Its southern apex touches the northeast corner of Playa del Rey.
According to the 2000 U.S. census, in the 2.45-square-mile Del Rey neighborhood, an average of 11,420 people per square mile, about the norm for Los Angeles making the tally 28,010 residents. The number increased to 32,976 by 2008. The neighborhood was highly diverse ethnically. The breakdown was Latinos, 44.3%; whites, 34.0%; Asians, 14.1%; blacks, 4.4%, and others, 3.2%.
35 is the median age for residents, the percentage of residents aged 19 through 34 was among the county’s highest. 42.9% men are never-married and divorced women (12.7%) were also on top in the county. A high number in the county, 1,846 veterans were counted there in 2000.
As per 2008, the median yearly household income was $62,259. The average household size of 2.5 people was about the same as the city as a whole. 55.2% are renters of the housing stock and house or apartment and owners are 44.8%.
Within the area a Police Station lies at 12312 Culver Boulevard serves the neighborhood.
30% of Del Rey residents aged 25 and above had acquired a four-year degree by 2000, there are several schools serving education in county. Details of the schools are as follows:
- Culver City Christian School, private elementary, 11312 Washington Boulevard
- Stoner Avenue Elementary School, LAUSD, 11735 Braddock Drive
- ICEF Vista Elementary Academy, charter school, 4471 Inglewood Boulevard
- Braddock Drive Elementary School, LAUSD, 4711 Inglewood Boulevard
- Short Avenue Elementary School, LAUSD, 12814 Maxella Avenue
- Marina del Rey Middle School, LAUSD, 12500 Braddock Drive
- Ocean Charter School, charter elementary, 12606 Culver Boulevard
- Goethe International Charter School, charter elementary, 12500 Braddock Drive