The Original East Los Angeles
A Historic Legacy, Continued
Lincoln Heights is considered to be the oldest and one of the most authentic neighborhoods outside of Downtown LA. It is a densely populated and youthful area that has a large community of artists and craftsmen, as well as a high percentage of Latino, Asian, and Pacific Islander residents. Lincoln Heights is also known as the home of an LA icon, Civil Rights activist Cesar E. Chavez. Even today, the people of Lincoln Heights hold a deep appreciation of his legacy.