Lynwood, CA

Lynwood is located right between the cities of Compton and Watts. As of 2015 the ethnic demographic was reported as:

87.6% Hispanic/Latino
8.9% Black/African-American
2% White
0.9% Asian
0.4% Mixed
0.2% Other

 

Lynwood is the home for one of Los Angeles County’s Jail/ Detention Centers. It is also the home to more than 20 street gangs in just a 4 square mile radius. There are over 18 Hispanic gangs and 6 African-American Crip gangs.  Jesus is desperately needed here.

There are NO reformed churches in the area, mostly Roman Catholic, Pentecostal, Apostolic, Methodist, and Charismatic Spanish speaking churches.