Los Angeles, CA
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Los Angeles 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

Los Angeles Population & Age Distribution

 

Total Population
3,976,322

Age

PEOPLE OF California DETAILS
Under 5 Years 6.30
5 To 17 15.31
18 To 24 10.90
25 To 34 17.43
35 To 54 27.82
55 To 64 10.75
65 Years And Over 11.48

Educational Attainment of Adults

 
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT OF ADULTS
ATTENDING COLLEGE 7.4
HIGH SCHOOL GRADUATES 75.9
COLLEGE GRADUATES 32.5

Income

 

Per capita Income

Per capita Income
Los Angeles 29878 26709.80415032351 #BED630
USA 29829 26666 #C1F000

Median household income

Median household income
Los Angeles 51538 24842.057553956834 #EE2025
USA 55322 26666 #C1F000

Individuals Below Poverty Level:
21.5%

Employment Industries in Los Angeles

 
INDUSTRIES PEOPLE WORK IN
Healthcare 11.9
Retail 10.4
Accommodation 8.6
Manufacturing 8.5
Professional, scientific, and technical services 8.4
Education 7.5
Other 7.1
Construction 6.1
Information Technology 6.0
Administration 5.7
Arts 4.0
Transportation 3.9
Finance 3.7
Wholesale 2.8
Real estate 2.5
Public Service 2.2


Race & Ethnic Diversity

 
% of Residents
White 28.5
Black Or African American 8.7
American Indian And Alaska Native 0.2
Asian 11.4
Native Hawaiian And Other Pacific Islanders 0.1
Other Race / Two or More Races 2.5
Hispanic Or Latino (Of Any Race) 48.6

Ancestries & Languages Spoken

 

Ancestry (Top 20)

Ancestry Details
German 4.2
Irish 3.6
English 3.0
Italian 2.7
Russian 2.3
Armenian 2.1
Polish 1.5
Iranian 1.3
French 1.2
European 1.0
African 0.9
Scottish 0.7
Swedish 0.6
Norwegian 0.5
Dutch 0.4
Hungarian 0.4
Eastern European 0.4
Ukrainian 0.4
Greek 0.4
British 0.3

Languages Spoken (Top 20)

Languages Details
Spanish 42.7
English 40.2
Korean 2.6
Tagalog 2.5
Chinese 1.6
Persian 1.4
Armenian 1.0
French 0.7
Langs. of India 0.6
Slavic languages 0.6
Japanese 0.5
Russian 0.5
African languages 0.5
Vietnamese 0.5
Arabic 0.5
Native American languages 0.4
German/Yiddish 0.4
Other Asian languages 0.3
Thai 0.2
Pacific Island languages 0.2

Foreign Born Los Angeles Residents:
37.8%