Placentia 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:   2019 (latest available). Updated annually. Please note: Unemployment data updated August 2021.

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

Placentia Population & Age Distribution

 

Total Population
51,233

Age

Under 5 Years:
5.8%
5 - 17:
17.7%
18 - 24:
9.4%
25 - 34:
14.4%
35 - 54:
25.8%
55 - 64:
12.5%
Over 65 Years:
14.4%

Educational Attainment of Adults

 
Attending College
7.1%
7.1%
High School Graduates
87.1%
87.1%
College Graduated
39.3%
39.3%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Income

 

Per capita Income

Placentia
$37,809
$37,809
USA
$34,103
$34,103

Median household income

Placentia
$95,757
$95,757
USA
$62,843
$62,843

Individuals Below Poverty Level:
8.1%

Employment Industries in Placentia

 
Manufacturing
11.9%
11.9%
Healthcare
10.7%
10.7%
Education
10.6%
10.6%
Accommodation
9.1%
9.1%
Retail
8.7%
8.7%
Construction
7.2%
7.2%
Professional, scientific, and technical services
7.2%
7.2%
Finance
5.4%
5.4%
Other
5.3%
5.3%
Administration
4.8%
4.8%
Public Service
4.0%
4.0%
Wholesale
3.7%
3.7%
Arts
3.2%
3.2%
Transportation
3.0%
3.0%
Real estate
2.4%
2.4%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Race & Ethnic Diversity

 
White
39.2%
39.2%
Hispanic or Latino (Of Any Race)
39.2%
39.2%
Asian
16.9%
16.9%
Other Race / Two or More Races
2.7%
2.7%
Black or African American
1.9%
1.9%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islanders
0.1%
0.1%
American Indian and Alaska Native
0.0%
0.0%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Ancestries & Languages Spoken

 

Ancestry (Top 20)

German
12.1%
12.1%
Irish
8.0%
8.0%
English
5.8%
5.8%
Italian
5.3%
5.3%
French
2.8%
2.8%
European
1.7%
1.7%
Dutch
1.2%
1.2%
Polish
1.2%
1.2%
Norwegian
1.0%
1.0%
Swedish
0.8%
0.8%
Scottish
0.7%
0.7%
Russian
0.6%
0.6%
Romanian
0.6%
0.6%
Iranian
0.5%
0.5%
French Canadian
0.5%
0.5%
Danish
0.5%
0.5%
British
0.4%
0.4%
Scots-Irish
0.3%
0.3%
Portuguese
0.3%
0.3%
Northern European
0.3%
0.3%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Languages Spoken (Top 20)

English
62.3%
62.3%
Spanish
23.3%
23.3%
Chinese
2.5%
2.5%
Korean
2.1%
2.1%
Langs. of India
2.1%
2.1%
Vietnamese
1.8%
1.8%
Tagalog
1.6%
1.6%
Other Asian languages
0.7%
0.7%
Arabic
0.6%
0.6%
German/Yiddish
0.4%
0.4%
Japanese
0.3%
0.3%
Other Indo-European
0.3%
0.3%
Pacific Island languages
0.3%
0.3%
French
0.2%
0.2%
Persian
0.2%
0.2%
Slavic languages
0.1%
0.1%
Native American languages
0.1%
0.1%
West Germanic languages
0.1%
0.1%
Miao/Hmong
0.1%
0.1%
African languages
0.1%
0.1%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Foreign Born Placentia Residents:
24.4%