Pasadena, California Population 2018

Pasadena, California's estimated population is 142,647 according to the most recent United States census estimates. Pasadena, California is the 40th largest city in California based on official 2017 estimates from the US Census Bureau.

The population density is 6206.77 people/mi² (2396.44 people/km²), with a household density of 1000.07 people/km² (2590.19 people/mi²).

The overall median age is 37.7 years, 36.2 years for males, and 39.2 years for females. For every 100 females there are 95.2 males.

Based on data from the American Community Survey, in 2017 there were 59,529 households in the city, with an average size of people per household. The homeowner vacancy rate was 1.4%, with a median rent of $1421/month. The median house has 4.4 rooms, and has a value of $649,800.

The median income for households in Pasadena, California is $73,029, while the mean household income is $106,095. 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
2017142,6473680.26%
2016142,2796780.48%
2015141,6011,5741.12%
2014140,0273280.23%
2013139,6991,2710.92%
2012138,4286020.44%
2011137,8266560.48%
2010137,1703,2340.24%
2000133,9362,3450.18%
1990131,59113,5191.09%
1980118,0725,1210.44%
1970112,951-3,456-0.30%
1960116,40711,8301.08%
1950104,57722,7132.48%
194081,8645,7780.73%
193076,08630,7325.31%
192045,35415,0634.12%
191030,29121,17412.76%
19009,1174,2356.45%
18904,8824,49128.72%
18803910.00%

Population by Race

Race Population
White78,113
Asian22,600
Some Other Race18,194
Black or African American15,038
Two or More Races5,649
American Indian and Alaska Native412
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander262

Race Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey)

Pasadena Ca Population Pyramid 2018

0%2%4%6%8%10% Male Population0%2%4%6%8%10% Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S0101

Pasadena Ca Median Age

37.7


Total

36.2


Male

39.2


Female

Pasadena Ca Adults

There are 114,318 adults, (21,461 of which are seniors) in Pasadena Ca.

Pasadena Ca Age Dependency

51.1

Age Dependency Ratio

23.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

27.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Pasadena Ca Sex Ratio

Female

71,854

51.23%

Male

68,414

48.77%

Pasadena Ca Households and Families

Pasadena Ca Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Pasadena Ca Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married58.4%41.6%
All42.9%57.1%
Male35.9%64.1%
Female33%67%
Non Family32%68%

42.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Pasadena Ca Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All54,8642.4842.9
Non Family24,3211.3632
Married22,1303.2758.4
Female5,9443.7233
Male2,4693.5835.9

3.29

Average Family Size

2.48

Average Household Size

5.2%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.7%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Pasadena Ca Households

Pasadena Ca Education

Pasadena Ca Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade7,9687.81%
9th to 12th Grade4,6614.57%
High School Graduate13,74313.47%
Some College16,70116.37%
Associates Degree7,0006.86%
Bachelors Degree28,00227.45%
Graduate Degree23,93023.46%

Pasadena Ca Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White41,86140,21828,067
Hispanic29,47220,3666,030
Asian17,84317,15813,029
Other Race11,0977,1901,628
Black10,8569,7023,608
Multiple Races2,8152,6181,562
Native American376242120
Islander23221334

The highest rate of high school graduation is among asian people with a rate of 96.16%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 73.02%.

Pasadena Ca Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$46,465$51,659$41,265
Less Than High School$18,296$20,160$14,662
High School Grad$25,656$30,216$20,935
Some College$35,804$40,743$31,767
Bachelors Degree$60,064$66,314$51,525
Graduate Degree$77,762$91,095$69,982

$46,465

Average Earnings

$51,659

Average Male

$41,265

Average Female

Pasadena Ca Language

Pasadena Ca Language by Age

Pasadena Ca Language

55.82% of Pasadena Ca residents speak only English, while 44.18% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 26.54% of the population.

Pasadena Ca Poverty

Pasadena Ca Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic46,5329,54220.51%
White51,1355,60810.97%
Other17,9534,72926.34%
Asian22,1423,39015.31%
Black14,7802,91319.71%
Multiple5,5365219.41%
Native38410326.82%
Islander257187.00%

15.80%

Overall Poverty Rate

14.37%

Male Poverty Rate

17.17%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Pasadena Ca

The race most likely to be in poverty in Pasadena Ca is Native, with 26.82% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Pasadena Ca is Islander, with 7.00% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.10%. Among those working part-time, it was 18.51%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 28.78%.

Pasadena Ca Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School29.43%
High School21.82%
Some College12.96%
Bachelors or Greater8.11%

Pasadena Ca Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed28.15%
Male Unemployed26.28%
Female Employed7.96%
Male Employed7.27%

Pasadena Ca Income

Pasadena Ca Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$73,029$106,095
Families$90,003$129,551
Married Families$112,529$153,097
Non Families$55,563$74,259

Pasadena Ca Marital Status

Pasadena Ca Marital Status

Marriage Rates

43.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

44.9%

Male Marriage Rate

41.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Pasadena Ca Married by Age and Sex

Pasadena Ca Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35To44.

Pasadena Ca Marital Status by Race

Pasadena Ca Veterans

Pasadena Ca Veterans by War

4,840

Number of Veterans

4,554

Male Veterans

286

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam1,548
Second Gulf War675
First Gulf War639
Korea526
World War II523

Pasadena Ca Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
75+1,501
65 to 741,445
35 to 541,082
55 to 64460
18 to 34352

Pasadena Ca Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White3,1614.87%
Black9367.50%
Hispanic6631.90%
Asian3511.80%
Other1991.48%
2 or More1564.48%
Indian246.14%
Hawaiian135.37%

Pasadena Ca Veterans by Education

12.07%

Veteran Poverty Rate

29.35%

Veteran Disability Rate

Pasadena Ca Employment Status

Pasadena Ca Employment by Age

66.4%

Labor Force Participation

61.7%

Employment Rate

7.1%

Unemployment Rate

Pasadena Ca Employment by Race

Pasadena Ca Employment by Education

Pasadena 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

48.99%

Born in California

70.19%

Native Born

29.81%

Foreign Born

14.93%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

70.19% of Pasadena Ca residents were born in the United States, with 48.99% having been born in California. 14.93% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.