How do low-income people survive in Los Angeles?

Most of the jobs I'm interested in pay 

$2,000/month or less, which is not 

even enough to rent a studio apartment. 

I was told I can rent a room in someone 

else's house for $500/month; 

but is that really sustainable? 

To be honest, I'm considering working 

from home in computer-support so I 

can get the he-- out of Los Angeles!!

Is that a good idea?  

I can get a one bed-room apartment 

in Redding, CA for $500/month. Or, 

maybe even one in Lake Tahoe for 


Your thoughts? 

8 Answers

  • 8 months ago

    They share a home. They have more than one job. Lots of ways. But usually it's that more than one person works, and they split the cause of housing. Some, of course, are homeless.

  • 8 months ago

    With difficulty.

  • 8 months ago

    Time to start packing. Leave California  altogether. 

  • 8 months ago

    why is this question in the religion and spirituality section?

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  • Anonymous
    8 months ago

    With difficulty.  LA is an expensive place to live.  That's one reason there's such a big homeless problem there.  Even some people who have steady jobs are effectively priced out of the housing market.

  • 8 months ago

    Lots of buttsex for a quick dollar.

  • Anonymous
    8 months ago

    The Virgin Mary is Our Lady of Angels. She aids in their necessities those who propagate her rosary.

  • Anonymous
    8 months ago

    Hispanics and Asians who live with their parents who bought the house in the 60s, or they sleep like 5 people in one bedroom. 

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