Acton, California Population 2022

7,399
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Acton is a city located in Los Angeles County California. With a 2020 population of 7,399, it is the 546th largest city in California and the 5139th largest city in the United States. Acton is currently declining at a rate of -0.22% annually and its population has decreased by -0.43% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 7,431 in 2020. Spanning over 39 miles, Acton has a population density of 188 people per square mile.

The average household income in Acton is $124,837 with a poverty rate of 9.37%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,394 per month, and the median house value is $564,000. The median age in Acton is 49.2 years, 49.8 years for males, and 48.5 years for females.

Acton Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Actonwas:

  • White: 82.18%
  • Other race: 9.95%
  • Two or more races: 5.26%
  • Asian: 1.80%
  • Native American: 0.50%
  • Black or African American: 0.31%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Acton, California is 7,399 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 7,431.

Acton, California Population 2022

Population by Race

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Acton Population by Race

Acton Population Pyramid 2022

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Acton Median Age

50.1


Total

51


Male

48.5


Female

Acton Adults

There are 5,924 adults, (1,187 of whom are seniors) in Acton.

Acton Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

25.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

23.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Acton Sex Ratio

Female

3,595

50.96%

Male

3,459

49.04%

Acton Population by Age

Acton Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Acton Household Types

89.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Acton Households and Families

3.13

Average Family Size

2.73

Average Household Size

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Acton Households by Type

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Acton Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Acton Educational Attainment by Race

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The highest rate of high school graduation is among black people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among black people with a rate of 100.00%.

Acton Educational Attainment by Race

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$60,365

Average Earnings

$63,472

Average Male

$55,964

Average Female

Acton Earnings by Educational Attainment

Acton Language by Age

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Acton Language

79.04% of Acton residents speak only English, while 20.96% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 17.77% of the population.

Acton Language

Acton Poverty by Race

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9.37%

Overall Poverty Rate

6.60%

Male Poverty Rate

12.04%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Acton

The race most likely to be in poverty in Acton is White, with 9.27% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Acton is Hispanic, with 10.66% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.32%. Among those working part-time, it was 12.85%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 14.26%.

Acton Poverty

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Acton Poverty Rate by Education

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Acton Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Acton Income by Household Type

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Income by Household Type

Acton Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

55.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

57.5%

Male Marriage Rate

54.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Acton Married by Age and Sex

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Acton Marriage

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

Acton Marital Status by Race

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Acton Marital Status

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472

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

Acton Veterans by War

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Acton Veterans by Age

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Acton Veterans by Race

Acton Veterans by Education

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6.78%

Veteran Poverty Rate

40.25%

Veteran Disability Rate

Acton Veterans by Education

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59.6%

Labor Force Participation

57.1%

Employment Rate

4.2%

Unemployment Rate

Acton Employment by Age

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Acton Employment by Race

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Acton Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

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

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

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67.35%

Born in Acton

89.52%

Native Born

10.48%

Foreign Born

4.34%

Non Citizen

6.14%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

89.52% of Acton residents were born in the United States, with 67.35% having been born in California. 4.34% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Acton Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected

Acton Population by Year