Downey, CA
Demographic Data




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Downey Population Statistics

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   2015 (latest available). Updated annually.

Methodology:   Unlike standardly available Census demographics, NeighborhoodScout uses dozens of custom models to transform 8.5 million raw demographic data elements from government sources into proprietary indices and insights…. Read more

Downey Population & Age Distribution

 

Total Population
114,219

Age

PEOPLE OF California DETAILS
Under 5 Years 6.86
5 To 17 18.25
18 To 24 10.95
25 To 34 14.76
35 To 54 27.99
55 To 64 10.74
65 Years And Over 10.46

Educational Attainment of Adults

 
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT OF ADULTS
ATTENDING COLLEGE 7.4
HIGH SCHOOL GRADUATES 76.1
COLLEGE GRADUATES 21.4

Income

 

Per capita Income

Per capita Income
Downey 23304 21510.764097061165 #EE2025
USA 28889 26666 #C1F000

Median household income

Median household income
Downey 62897 31258.01669866001 #BED630
USA 53657 26666 #C1F000

Individuals Below Poverty Level:
11.4%

Employment Industries in Downey

 
INDUSTRIES PEOPLE WORK IN
Healthcare 13.1
Manufacturing 12.9
Retail 11.8
Education 7.7
Accommodation 7.6
Other 5.6
Transportation 5.4
Administration 5.1
Construction 4.8
Wholesale 4.7
Finance 4.7
Public Service 4.3
Professional, scientific, and technical services 4.0
Real estate 2.7
Information Technology 2.3

Race & Ethnic Diversity

 
% of Residents
White 15.6
Black Or African American 3.6
American Indian And Alaska Native 0.1
Asian 6.5
Native Hawaiian And Other Pacific Islanders 0.2
Some Other Race Alone 1.0
Two Or More Races 0.0
Hispanic Or Latino (Of Any Race) 73.0

Ancestries & Languages Spoken

 

Ancestry (Top 20)

Ancestry Details
German 3.0
Irish 2.2
English 1.9
Italian 1.3
Egyptian 1.0
French 0.7
European 0.6
Swedish 0.6
Greek 0.6
Dutch 0.5
Russian 0.4
Scottish 0.4
Polish 0.4
Norwegian 0.3
Scots-Irish 0.2
African 0.2
Lebanese 0.2
Hungarian 0.2
Danish 0.1
Welsh 0.1

Languages Spoken (Top 20)

Languages Details
Spanish 61.3
English 30.4
Tagalog 1.8
Korean 1.6
Arabic 1.2
Chinese 0.4
Greek 0.4
Pacific Island languages 0.3
Hindi 0.3
German 0.2
Gujarathi 0.2
Mon-Khmer (Cambodian) 0.2
Thai 0.2
Vietnamese 0.2
Other Asian languages 0.2
French 0.2
Russian 0.1
Japanese 0.1
Indic languages 0.1
African languages 0.1

Foreign Born Downey Residents:
34.4%