Garden Grove, California Population 2019

Garden Grove, California's estimated population is 174,226 according to the most recent United States census estimates. Garden Grove, California is the 29th largest city in California based on official 2017 estimates from the US Census Bureau.

The population density is 9702.34 people/mi² (3746.08 people/km²), with a household density of 1048.36 people/km² (2715.25 people/mi²).

The overall median age is 37.9 years, 36.6 years for males, and 39.3 years for females. For every 100 females there are 100.3 males.

Based on data from the American Community Survey, in 2017 there were 48,758 households in the city, with an average size of people per household. The homeowner vacancy rate was 0.7%, with a median rent of $1421/month. The median house has 5 rooms, and has a value of $476,300.

The median income for households in Garden Grove, California is $62,675, while the mean household income is $79,981. The per capita income is $, and % of families and % of individuals are below the federal poverty line. % of those under 18 are in poverty, and % of those 65 years or older.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
2017174,226-980-0.56%
2016175,2063000.17%
2015174,906-28-0.02%
2014174,934820.05%
2013174,8526860.39%
2012174,1661,0290.59%
2011173,1371,9091.11%
2010171,2286,0320.36%
2000165,19622,1461.45%
1990143,05019,7431.50%
1980123,3072,1520.18%
1970121,15536,9173.70%
196084,23880,47636.46%
19503,7621,3624.60%
19402,4000.00%

Population by Race

Race Population
White70,394
Asian69,502
Some Other Race27,965
Two or More Races3,660
Black or African American1,823
American Indian and Alaska Native922
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander546

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table B03002

Garden Grove Ca Population Pyramid 2019

2,0004,0006,0008,000 Male Population2,0004,0006,0008,000 Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S0101

Garden Grove Ca Median Age

37.9


Total

36.6


Male

39.3


Female

Garden Grove Ca Adults

There are 135,775 adults, (23,097 of whom are seniors) in Garden Grove Ca.

Garden Grove Ca Age Dependency

55.1

Age Dependency Ratio

20.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

34.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Garden Grove Ca Sex Ratio

Female

87,254

49.91%

Male

87,558

50.09%

Garden Grove Ca Households and Families

Garden Grove Ca Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S1101

Garden Grove Ca Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married60.2%39.8%
All53.8%46.2%
Non Family48.7%51.3%
Female45%55%
Male40.7%59.3%

53.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Garden Grove Ca Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All47,5363.6353.8
Married26,2494.1760.2
Non Family10,0171.5648.7
Female7,3834.2245
Male3,8874.2740.7

3.99

Average Family Size

3.63

Average Household Size

5.6%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.3%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Garden Grove Ca Households

Garden Grove Ca Education

Garden Grove Ca Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade17,07114.51%
9th to 12th Grade13,77511.71%
High School Graduate28,50524.22%
Some College25,90222.01%
Associates Degree7,9896.79%
Bachelors Degree18,35515.60%
Graduate Degree6,0715.16%

Garden Grove Ca Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
Asian50,71237,21913,215
Hispanic35,31020,6903,100
White28,56226,1607,380
Other Race15,4898,2741,138
Multiple Races1,7181,472410
Black1,3851,199342
Native American50037763
Islander34232522

The highest rate of high school graduation is among islander people with a rate of 95.03%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among islander people with a rate of 26.06%.

Garden Grove Ca Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,763$35,608$28,074
Less Than High School$21,040$25,255$16,170
High School Grad$26,931$30,360$22,129
Some College$35,828$41,097$31,009
Bachelors Degree$46,460$50,039$42,433
Graduate Degree$70,506$77,724$67,861

$31,763

Average Earnings

$35,608

Average Male

$28,074

Average Female

Garden Grove Ca Language

Garden Grove Ca Language by Age

Garden Grove Ca Language

33.21% of Garden Grove Ca residents speak only English, while 66.79% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Asian, which is spoken by 35.78% of the population.

Garden Grove Ca Poverty

Garden Grove Ca Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic63,55511,62918.30%
Asian69,16310,86915.72%
Other27,7325,84521.08%
White35,7343,90310.92%
Multiple3,62837610.36%
Black1,78535619.94%
Native92230232.75%
Islander5417413.68%

15.75%

Overall Poverty Rate

14.57%

Male Poverty Rate

16.94%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Garden Grove Ca

The race most likely to be in poverty in Garden Grove Ca is Native, with 32.75% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Garden Grove Ca is Multiple, with 10.36% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.70%. Among those working part-time, it was 16.24%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 25.13%.

Garden Grove Ca Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School20.59%
High School15.81%
Some College10.31%
Bachelors or Greater6.87%

Garden Grove Ca Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Male Unemployed30.67%
Female Unemployed28.14%
Female Employed8.69%
Male Employed6.45%

Garden Grove Ca Income

Garden Grove Ca Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$62,675$79,981
Families$67,030$83,451
Married Families$73,652$92,034
Non Families$38,722$55,260

Garden Grove Ca Marital Status

Garden Grove Ca Marital Status

Marriage Rates

47.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

48.7%

Male Marriage Rate

47.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Garden Grove Ca Married by Age and Sex

Garden Grove Ca Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55To64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35To44.

Garden Grove Ca Marital Status by Race


Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S1201

Garden Grove Ca Veterans

Garden Grove Ca Veterans by War

4,874

Number of Veterans

4,573

Male Veterans

301

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam1,823
Second Gulf War862
Korea597
First Gulf War508
World War II189

Garden Grove Ca Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 741,449
75+1,301
55 to 64749
35 to 54695
18 to 34680

Garden Grove Ca Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White3,5446.45%
Asian8021.42%
Hispanic7311.66%
Other1961.01%
2 or More1346.06%
Black956.28%
Hawaiian7618.81%
Indian274.86%

Garden Grove Ca Veterans by Education

9.36%

Veteran Poverty Rate

33.24%

Veteran Disability Rate

Garden Grove Ca Employment Status

Garden Grove Ca Employment by Age

63.8%

Labor Force Participation

59.7%

Employment Rate

6.2%

Unemployment Rate

Garden Grove Ca Employment by Race

Garden Grove Ca Employment by Education

Garden Grove Ca Place of Birth

Origin of Non Citizens

Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

46.14%

Born in California

56.00%

Native Born

44.00%

Foreign Born

15.87%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

56.00% of Garden Grove Ca residents were born in the United States, with 46.14% having been born in California. 15.87% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.