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Long Beach 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:   2020 (latest available). Updated annually. Please note: Unemployment data updated February 2022.

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 about Scout's Demographic Data

Long Beach Population & Age Distribution

 

Total Population
466,742

Age

Under 5 Years:
6.2%
5 - 17:
15.5%
18 - 24:
10.2%
25 - 34:
17.5%
35 - 54:
26.9%
55 - 64:
11.9%
Over 65 Years:
11.7%

Educational Attainment of Adults

 
Attending College
High School Graduates
College Graduated
8.0%
8.0%
80.3%
80.3%
31.8%
31.8%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Income

 

Per capita Income

Long Beach
USA
$33,607
$33,607
$35,384
$35,384

Median household income

Long Beach
USA
$66,410
$66,410
$64,994
$64,994

Individuals Below Poverty Level:
16.2%

Employment Industries in Long Beach

 
Healthcare
Retail
Manufacturing
Education
Accommodation
Professional, scientific, and technical services
Transportation
Administration
Construction
Other
Public Service
Finance
Arts
Wholesale
Information Technology
Real estate
13.6%
13.6%
9.6%
9.6%
9.3%
9.3%
9.2%
9.2%
8.4%
8.4%
7.7%
7.7%
7.5%
7.5%
5.5%
5.5%
5.5%
5.5%
5.0%
5.0%
4.1%
4.1%
3.2%
3.2%
2.8%
2.8%
2.6%
2.6%
2.5%
2.5%
2.3%
2.3%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Race & Ethnic Diversity

 
Hispanic or Latino (Of Any Race)
White
Asian
Black or African American
Other Race / Two or More Races
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islanders
American Indian and Alaska Native
43.2%
43.2%
28.1%
28.1%
12.5%
12.5%
12.1%
12.1%
3.3%
3.3%
0.5%
0.5%
0.3%
0.3%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Ancestries & Languages Spoken

 

Ancestry (Top 20)

German
Irish
English
Italian
French
European
Polish
Scottish
African
Norwegian
Swedish
Russian
Dutch
British
Welsh
Scots-Irish
Greek
French Canadian
Danish
Portuguese
5.4%
5.4%
4.9%
4.9%
3.9%
3.9%
2.8%
2.8%
1.2%
1.2%
1.2%
1.2%
1.2%
1.2%
0.9%
0.9%
0.8%
0.8%
0.8%
0.8%
0.7%
0.7%
0.6%
0.6%
0.6%
0.6%
0.5%
0.5%
0.4%
0.4%
0.4%
0.4%
0.3%
0.3%
0.3%
0.3%
0.3%
0.3%
0.3%
0.3%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Languages Spoken (Top 20)

English
Spanish
Tagalog
Chinese
Pacific Island languages
Korean
Vietnamese
Langs. of India
French
Arabic
Japanese
Native American languages
German/Yiddish
Slavic languages
Persian
Thai
African languages
Portuguese
Russian
Other Asian languages
54.4%
54.4%
33.9%
33.9%
3.0%
3.0%
0.7%
0.7%
0.5%
0.5%
0.5%
0.5%
0.5%
0.5%
0.5%
0.5%
0.4%
0.4%
0.3%
0.3%
0.3%
0.3%
0.3%
0.3%
0.2%
0.2%
0.2%
0.2%
0.2%
0.2%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Foreign Born Long Beach Residents:
25.1%