Hawthorne, California Population 2019

Hawthorne, California's estimated population is 86,965 according to the most recent United States census estimates. Hawthorne, California is the 93rd largest city in California based on official 2017 estimates from the US Census Bureau.

The population density is 14296.26 people/mi² (5519.79 people/km²).

The overall median age is 33 years, 32.2 years for males, and 34 years for females. For every 100 females there are 97.3 males.

Based on data from the American Community Survey, in 2017 there were households in the city, with an average size of 2.94 people per household. The homeowner vacancy rate was %, with a median rent of $/month. The median house has rooms, and has a value of $.

The median income for households in Hawthorne, California is $47,636, while the mean household income is $62,893.

Hawthorne Ca Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Hawthorne Ca was:

  • White: 31.38%
  • Other race: 27.00%
  • Black or African American: 23.91%
  • Two or more races: 9.22%
  • Asian: 7.47%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.60%
  • Native American: 0.43%

How Many People Live in Hawthorne, California?

86,965
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
201886,965-495-0.57%
201787,460-375-0.43%
201687,835450.05%
201587,7909591.10%
201486,8319051.05%
201385,9265260.62%
201285,4004610.54%
201184,9396370.76%
201084,3021900.02%
200084,11212,7631.66%
199071,34914,9122.37%
198056,4373,1330.57%
197053,30420,2694.90%
196033,03516,7197.31%
195016,3168,0537.04%
19408,2631,6672.28%
19306,5960.00%

Population by Race

Race Population
White27,430
Some Other Race23,603
Black or African American20,900
Two or More Races8,057
Asian6,529
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander526
American Indian and Alaska Native380

Hawthorne Ca Population Pyramid 2019

Hawthorne Ca Median Age

33


Total

32.2


Male

34


Female

Hawthorne Ca Adults

There are 64,734 adults, (7,837 of whom are seniors) in Hawthorne Ca.

Hawthorne Ca Age Dependency

53.7

Age Dependency Ratio

13.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

39.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Hawthorne Ca Sex Ratio

Female

44,304

50.68%

Male

43,121

49.32%

Hawthorne Ca Households and Families

Hawthorne Ca Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Hawthorne Ca Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married40.4%59.6%
All26.5%73.5%
Female20.3%79.7%
Male19.8%80.2%
Non Family17.5%82.5%

26.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All29,4882.9426.5
Married10,6413.9240.4
Non Family9,9041.2517.5
Female6,0233.6920.3
Male2,9203.6119.8

3.66

Average Family Size

2.94

Average Household Size

7%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.4%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Hawthorne Ca Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade7,82813.95%
9th to 12th Grade5,93810.58%
High School Graduate13,88324.75%
Some College13,05223.27%
Associates Degree3,8326.83%
Bachelors Degree8,35814.90%
Graduate Degree3,2095.72%

Hawthorne Ca Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
Hispanic28,18816,6092,809
Black14,19013,3122,869
Other Race13,3897,6591,247
White6,2655,8522,662
Asian4,8414,1022,489
Multiple Races4,3113,307717
Islander47840890
Native American26620947

The highest rate of high school graduation is among black people with a rate of 93.81%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 51.41%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$30,640$32,056$28,668
Less Than High School$21,359$22,999$18,542
High School Grad$27,390$30,887$23,110
Some College$31,968$35,656$30,399
Bachelors Degree$44,993$51,146$40,424
Graduate Degree$61,074$65,282$57,016

$30,640

Average Earnings

$32,056

Average Male

$28,668

Average Female

Hawthorne Ca Language

Hawthorne Ca Language by Age

Hawthorne Ca Language

40.22% of Hawthorne Ca residents speak only English, while 59.78% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 48.49% of the population.

Hawthorne Ca Poverty

Hawthorne Ca Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic47,7788,91318.66%
Other23,5504,79320.35%
Black20,7223,52317.00%
Multiple8,0541,12413.96%
White7,7091,01713.19%
Asian6,47898815.25%
Islander5267514.26%
Native379184.75%

16.99%

Overall Poverty Rate

15.31%

Male Poverty Rate

18.62%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Hawthorne Ca

The race most likely to be in poverty in Hawthorne Ca is Other, with 20.35% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Hawthorne Ca is Native, with 4.75% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.76%. Among those working part-time, it was 17.75%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 26.65%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School23.88%
High School13.69%
Some College11.48%
Bachelors or Greater8.74%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed28.09%
Male Unemployed22.67%
Female Employed8.69%
Male Employed8.53%

Hawthorne Ca Income

Hawthorne Ca Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$47,636$62,893
Families$52,423$68,029
Married Families$64,611$80,385
Non Families$34,507$47,959

Hawthorne Ca Marital Status

Hawthorne Ca Marital Status

Marriage Rates

37.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

39.1%

Male Marriage Rate

35.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Hawthorne Ca Married by Age and Sex

Hawthorne Ca Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Hawthorne Ca Marital Status by Race

Hawthorne Ca Veterans

2,203

Number of Veterans

2,015

Male Veterans

188

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam691
First Gulf War510
Second Gulf War467
Korea174
World War II49

Hawthorne Ca Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
Black9305.81%
White8053.78%
Hispanic5451.61%
2 or More1933.64%
Other1781.10%
Asian731.40%
Hawaiian122.51%
Indian124.21%

Hawthorne Ca Veterans by Education

10.08%

Veteran Poverty Rate

24.24%

Veteran Disability Rate

Hawthorne Ca Employment Status

69.5%

Labor Force Participation

63%

Employment Rate

9.3%

Unemployment Rate

Hawthorne 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

52.73%

Born in California

64.32%

Native Born

35.68%

Foreign Born

19.48%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

64.32% of Hawthorne Ca residents were born in the United States, with 52.73% having been born in California. 19.48% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.