Downey, CA
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Downey Population Statistics

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   American Community Survey, U.S. Bureau of the Census, U.S. Department of Education, 50 state departments of education, U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, Federal Bureau of Investigation, 18,000+ local law enforcement agencies, Federal Housing Finance Agency, U.S. Geological Service, National Agricultural Statistics Service.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   2016 (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
113,267

Age

PEOPLE OF California DETAILS
Under 5 Years 6.89
5 To 17 17.93
18 To 24 11.28
25 To 34 15.18
35 To 54 27.66
55 To 64 10.21
65 Years And Over 10.86

Educational Attainment of Adults

 
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT OF ADULTS
ATTENDING COLLEGE 7.7
HIGH SCHOOL GRADUATES 76.7
COLLEGE GRADUATES 21.9

Income

 

Per capita Income

Per capita Income
Downey 24388 21801.951389587313 #EE2025
USA 29829 26666 #C1F000

Median household income

Median household income
Downey 65332 31490.96402877698 #BED630
USA 55322 26666 #C1F000

Individuals Below Poverty Level:
11.0%

Employment Industries in Downey

 
INDUSTRIES PEOPLE WORK IN
Manufacturing 13.6
Healthcare 12.8
Retail 12.2
Education 7.6
Accommodation 7.5
Transportation 5.7
Other 5.5
Administration 5.5
Wholesale 4.6
Public Service 4.4
Construction 4.3
Professional, scientific, and technical services 4.0
Finance 3.9
Real estate 2.4
Information Technology 2.3


Race & Ethnic Diversity

 
% of Residents
White 14.7
Black Or African American 3.6
American Indian And Alaska Native 0.1
Asian 6.8
Native Hawaiian And Other Pacific Islanders 0.2
Other Race / Two or More Races 1.0
Hispanic Or Latino (Of Any Race) 73.7

Ancestries & Languages Spoken

 

Ancestry (Top 20)

Ancestry Details
German 2.9
Irish 2.3
English 1.8
Italian 1.3
French 0.8
European 0.7
Egyptian 0.7
Swedish 0.6
Greek 0.5
Dutch 0.4
Scottish 0.4
Norwegian 0.4
Scots-Irish 0.3
Russian 0.3
Polish 0.3
Hungarian 0.2
Portuguese 0.2
Welsh 0.2
African 0.2
Romanian 0.1

Languages Spoken (Top 20)

Languages Details
Spanish 60.7
English 31.2
Korean 1.8
Tagalog 1.7
Arabic 1.0
Langs. of India 0.8
Chinese 0.6
Pacific Island languages 0.3
German/Yiddish 0.3
Greek 0.2
Vietnamese 0.2
Japanese 0.2
Other Asian languages 0.2
Thai 0.1
Persian 0.1
Slavic languages 0.1
Italian 0.1
French 0.1
Other Indo-European 0.1
African languages 0.1

Foreign Born Downey Residents:
34.0%