Los Angeles County, California Population 2019

Los Angeles County, California's estimated population is 10,163,507 with a growth rate of 0.13% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Los Angeles County, California is the largest county in California.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201710,163,50712,9490.13%
201610,150,55827,3100.27%
201510,123,24850,5530.50%
201410,072,69554,0910.54%
201310,018,60462,4520.63%
20129,956,15270,1540.71%
20119,885,99861,5080.63%
20109,824,490961,32610.85%
19908,863,1641,385,66118.53%
19807,477,503445,4286.33%
19707,032,075993,30416.45%
19606,038,7711,887,08445.45%
19504,151,6871,366,04449.04%
19402,785,643577,15126.13%
19302,208,4921,272,037135.84%
1920936,455432,32485.76%
1910504,131333,833196.03%
1900170,29868,84467.86%
1890101,45468,073203.93%
188033,38118,072118.05%
187015,3093,97635.08%
186011,3337,803221.05%
18503,5300.00%

Los Angeles County, California Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White5,232,835
Some Other Race2,101,084
Asian1,460,508
Black or African American828,981
Two or More Races386,412
American Indian and Alaska Native68,211
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander27,691

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

Los Angeles County, California Population Pyramid 2019

100,000200,000300,000400,000 Male Population100,000200,000300,000400,000 Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

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

Los Angeles County, California Median Age

36


Total

34.9


Male

37.2


Female

Los Angeles County, California Adults

There are 7,832,142 adults, (1,264,984 of whom are seniors) in Los Angeles County, California.

Los Angeles County, California Age Dependency

53.9

Age Dependency Ratio

19.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

34.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Los Angeles County, California Sex Ratio

Female

5,126,081

50.72%

Male

4,979,641

49.28%

Los Angeles County, California Households and Families

Los Angeles County, California Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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

Los Angeles County, California Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married60.4%39.6%
All45.9%54.1%
Male38.5%61.5%
Female35.6%64.4%
Non Family32.5%67.5%

45.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Los Angeles County, California Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All3,295,1983.0145.9
Married1,477,6243.860.4
Non Family1,091,2761.3732.5
Female501,5963.8835.6
Male224,7023.938.5

3.69

Average Family Size

3.01

Average Household Size

6.3%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.5%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Los Angeles County, California Households

Los Angeles County, California Education

Los Angeles County, California Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade875,81112.88%
9th to 12th Grade609,9498.97%
High School Graduate1,408,90520.71%
Some College1,311,90719.29%
Associates Degree470,9736.92%
Bachelors Degree1,384,33320.35%
Graduate Degree739,97310.88%

Los Angeles County, California Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
Hispanic2,893,8211,731,789340,394
White2,099,5831,983,3901,023,592
Other Race1,242,924719,968117,212
Asian1,101,040965,414561,369
Black571,738508,714142,098
Multiple Races187,275162,73069,054
Native American44,97630,3256,574
Islander17,65615,2853,054

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 94.47%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 50.99%.

Los Angeles County, California Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$35,571$38,882$31,563
Less Than High School$20,358$23,103$16,208
High School Grad$27,308$30,918$23,562
Some College$35,926$40,934$31,391
Bachelors Degree$52,851$61,586$47,250
Graduate Degree$75,564$88,568$66,121

$35,571

Average Earnings

$38,882

Average Male

$31,563

Average Female

Los Angeles County, California Language

Los Angeles County, California Language by Age

Los Angeles County, California Language

43.36% of Los Angeles County, California residents speak only English, while 56.64% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 39.31% of the population.

Los Angeles County, California Poverty

Los Angeles County, California Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic4,842,6431,027,84921.22%
Other2,083,369472,07522.66%
White2,628,668273,83310.42%
Black808,369184,43022.82%
Asian1,437,051174,78112.16%
Multiple376,51349,30813.10%
Native67,09314,10121.02%
Islander27,1873,47912.80%

16.96%

Overall Poverty Rate

15.68%

Male Poverty Rate

18.20%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Los Angeles County, California

The race most likely to be in poverty in Los Angeles County, California is Black, with 22.82% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Los Angeles County, California is White, with 10.42% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.10%. Among those working part-time, it was 17.63%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 26.62%.

Los Angeles County, California Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School25.22%
High School16.50%
Some College11.30%
Bachelors or Greater6.45%

Los Angeles County, California Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed33.41%
Male Unemployed28.10%
Female Employed8.43%
Male Employed7.68%

Los Angeles County, California Income

Los Angeles County, California Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$61,015$89,855
Families$68,272$99,444
Married Families$85,364$118,954
Non Families$42,316$65,092

Los Angeles County, California Marital Status

Los Angeles County, California Marital Status

Marriage Rates

42.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

44.3%

Male Marriage Rate

41.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Los Angeles County, California Married by Age and Sex

Los Angeles County, California 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 45To54.

Los Angeles County, California Marital Status by Race


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

Los Angeles County, California Veterans

Los Angeles County, California Veterans by War

280,109

Number of Veterans

261,697

Male Veterans

18,412

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam93,978
Second Gulf War43,198
First Gulf War41,570
Korea31,461
World War II19,000

Los Angeles County, California Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
75+77,736
65 to 7469,518
35 to 5459,924
55 to 6446,247
18 to 3426,684

Los Angeles County, California Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White182,9664.43%
Hispanic62,4171.79%
Black45,0746.84%
Asian22,2141.81%
Other17,8061.18%
2 or More8,9713.85%
Indian1,9413.68%
Hawaiian1,1375.53%

Los Angeles County, California Veterans by Education

9.46%

Veteran Poverty Rate

28.93%

Veteran Disability Rate

Los Angeles County, California Employment Status

Los Angeles County, California Employment by Age

64.4%

Labor Force Participation

59.3%

Employment Rate

7.8%

Unemployment Rate

Los Angeles County, California Employment by Race

Los Angeles County, California Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Los Angeles County, California

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Los Angeles379258439763221837384.84%
Long Beach46223547013078951.71%
Glendale19168520083191464.77%
Santa Clarita17629618197256763.22%
Lancaster15664316010634632.21%
Palmdale15274615735646103.02%
Pomona14903015249434642.32%
Torrance14543414719517611.21%
Pasadena13712414205949353.60%
El Monte11348111580723262.05%
Downey11177011326714971.34%
Inglewood1096731106549810.89%
West Covina10612510784717221.62%
Norwalk1055491061786290.60%
Burbank10337510444710721.04%
Comn964189755011321.17%
South Gate944179553811211.19%
Carson917149279710831.18%
Santa Monica897429247827363.05%
Hawthorne842938803137384.43%
Whittier853178688315661.84%
Alhambra830968547423782.86%
Lakewood800548113810841.35%
Bellflower766107779011801.54%
Baldwin Park753907646410741.42%
Lynwood697667118714212.04%
Redondo Beach667486786711191.68%
Pico Rivera62948636356871.09%
Montebello62490633358451.35%
Monterey Park60256610758191.36%
Gardena588296004812192.07%
Huntington Park58114588797651.32%
Arcadia563705852321533.82%
Diamond Bar555525679312412.23%
Paramount54098549098111.50%
Rosemead53771545007291.36%
Glendora500655185117863.57%
Cerritos490475055515083.07%
Azusa463464962832827.08%
La Mirada48527492166891.42%
Covina47792485497571.58%
Bell Gardens42053428067531.79%
Rancho Palos Verdes41657424357781.87%
San Gabriel39634404047701.94%
La Puente39816403775611.41%
Culver City38904393644601.18%
Monrovia36590371265361.46%
West Hollywood343983669823006.69%
Temple City35551363658142.29%
Claremont349293605911303.24%
Bell35477358643871.09%
Manhattan Beach35135357416061.72%
Beverly Hills34102346875851.72%
San Dimas33375343389632.89%
Lawndale32769331453761.15%
La Verne310623238913274.27%
Walnut29172300478753.00%
Maywood27395276332380.87%
South Pasadena25619259132941.15%
San Fernando236462471710714.53%
Calabasas23462241767143.04%
Cudahy23805240982931.23%
Duarte21321218014802.25%
South El Monte20116208837673.81%
Agoura Hills20330207454152.04%
Lomita20256206934372.16%
La Cañada Flintridge20239204472081.03%
Hermosa Beach19506197892831.45%
Santa Fe Springs1622118027180611.13%
El Segundo16654168932391.44%
Artesia16522168743522.13%
Hawaiian Gardens14275144731981.39%
Palos Verdes Estates13438135861481.10%
San Marino13142133652231.70%
Commerce12846129731270.99%
Malibu12635128792441.93%
Signal Hill11016116496335.75%
Sierra Madre10917110571401.28%
Westlake Village830384521491.79%
Rolling Hills Estates806082311712.12%
La Habra Heights53165411951.79%
Avalon37283767391.05%
Hidden Hills18561925693.72%
Rolling Hills18601887271.45%
Irwindale14221434120.84%
Bradbury10481079312.96%
Industry217205-12-5.53%
Vernon11211310.89%
Data Sources
  1. US Census City/Town Population estimates - Most recent state estimates from the Census Bureau's Population Estimates Program
  2. Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790 - 1990