Top Languages Spoken in Los Angeles

Los Angeles is one of the most ethnically diverse cities in the United States, and with a population of over 3 million residents, it is obvious that there are a lot of languages being spoken. English is the most regularly spoken language in the United States, but there are 224 other languages that are spoken in Los Angeles, which can make it easier for non-English speaking expats to get acclimated. 

Spanish is also a widely spoken first language in Los Angeles. Other languages that are commonly spoken in Los Angeles are Korean, Filipino, Armenian, Chinese, and Persian. While students may find it easier to get accustomed to life in Los Angeles because of the many languages spoken here, English is still the primary language and once students leave Los Angeles county to travel they will find it beneficial to be able to communicate and read signs. 

The best way to learn English (or any language) is through immersion, and studying in Los Angeles is the perfect way to immerse yourself. From the grocery store to the gym, Los Angeles is packed with opportunity to practice speaking English. Most Angelenos are friendly and happy to help you practice speaking. If you are open to it, you will be making new friends to practice speaking English with in no time!