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Gardena is a larger medium-sized city located in the state of California. With a population of 60,395 people and 16 constituent neighborhoods, Gardena is the 144th largest community in California.
Housing costs in Gardena are among some of the highest in the nation, although real estate prices here don't compare to real estate prices in the most expensive communities in California.
Gardena is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Gardena is a city of sales and office workers, service providers and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Gardena who work in office and administrative support (18.38%), sales jobs (10.46%) and management occupations (6.32%).
For the size of the city, public transportation in Gardena is quite heavily used. Mostly, people who use it for their daily commute are taking the bus. For Gardena, the benefits are reduced air pollution and congestion on the highways.
The population of Gardena overall has a level of education that is slightly above the US average for all US cities and towns of 21.84%. Of adults 25 and older in Gardena, 23.66% have at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in Gardena in 2010 was $23,230, which is middle income relative to California and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $92,920 for a family of four. However, Gardena contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Gardena is an extremely ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Gardena home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. People of Hispanic or Latino origin are the most prevalent group in Gardena, accounting for 36.04% of the city’s residents (people of Hispanic or Latino origin can be of any race). The greatest number of Gardena residents report their race to be Asian, followed by Black or African-American.
Foreign born people are also an important part of Gardena's cultural character, accounting for 32.97% of the city’s population.
The languages spoken by people in Gardena are also diverse. These are tabulated as the languages people preferentially speak when they are at home with their families. The most common language spoken in Gardena is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish, Korean, Japanese and Tagalog.
|NUMBER OF HOMES AND APARTMENTS||20,658|
|GARDENA HOME OWNERSHIP|
|% OWNER OCCUPIED||49.55%|
|% RENTER OCCUPIED||50.45%|
|TYPE OF GARDENA HOMES|
|SINGLE FAMILY DETACHED||47.46%|
|ROWHOUSES AND ATTACHED HOMES||7.09%|
|SMALL APARTMENT BUILDINGS||10.89%|
|COMPLEXES OR HIGH RISE APARTMENTS||29.43%|
|SIZE OF GARDENA HOMES|
|5 OR MORE BEDROOMS||1.60%|
|AGE OF GARDENA HOMES|
|NEWER HOMES (2000 OR LATER)||3.11%|
|ESTABLISHED, BUT NOT OLD HOMES (1970-1999)||28.90%|
|WELL-ESTABLISHED, OLD HOMES (1940-1969)||62.90%|
|HISTORIC (1939 OR BEFORE)||5.10%|
|GARDENA REAL ESTATE INFORMATION||DETAILS|
|MEDIAN HOME VALUE||$462,070|
|MEDIAN RENTAL PRICE||$1,415|
|HOME VALUE RANGE|
|$0 - $68,000||8.10%|
|$68,001 - $135,000||2.91%|
|$135,001 - $271,000||5.91%|
|$271,001 - $406,000||17.76%|
|$406,001 - $541,000||36.55%|
|$541,001 - $677,000||18.04%|
|$677,001 - $1,015,000||9.37%|
|$1,015,001 - $1,353,000||0.82%|
|PEOPLE OF GARDENA||DETAILS|
|UNDER 5 YEARS||6.31%|
|5 TO 17||16.20%|
|18 TO 24||8.73%|
|25 TO 34||14.22%|
|35 TO 54||27.08%|
|55 TO 64||11.91%|
|65 YEARS AND OVER||15.56%|
|EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT OF ADULTS|
|HIGH SCHOOL GRADUATES||81.41%|
|MEDIAN HOUSEHOLD INCOME||$47,856|
|PER CAPITA INCOME||$23,230|
|INDIVIDUALS BELOW POVERTY LEVEL||15.61%|
|INDUSTRIES PEOPLE WORK IN||Manufacturing (14.52%)
Professional, scientific, and technical services (4.62%)
Public Service (3.59%)
Information Technology (2.17%)
|BLACK OR AFRICAN AMERICAN||24.63%|
|AMERICAN INDIAN AND ALASKA NATIVE||0.42%|
|NATIVE HAWAIIAN AND OTHER PACIFIC ISLANDERS||0.78%|
|SOME OTHER RACE ALONE||19.69%|
|TWO OR MORE RACES||4.22%|
|HISPANIC OR LATINO (OF ANY RACE)||36.04%|
|LANGUAGES SPOKEN||English (48.89%)
African languages (1.16%)
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