Alhambra is a city located in Los Angeles County California. With a 2020 population of 82,824, it is the 108th largest city in California and the 463rd largest city in the United States. Alhambra is currently declining at a rate of -0.03% annually and its population has decreased by -1.99% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 84,509 in 2020. Spanning over 8 miles, Alhambra has a population density of 10,854 people per square mile.
The average household income in Alhambra is $85,662 with a poverty rate of 12.15%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,495 per month, and the median house value is $630,200. The median age in Alhambra is 40.9 years, 38.1 years for males, and 43.4 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Alhambrawas:
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The highest rate of high school graduation is among islander people with a rate of 100.00%.
The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 47.82%.
29.51% of Alhambra residents speak only English, while 70.49% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Asian and Pacific Island languages, which is spoken by 43.87% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Alhambra is Black, with 19.77% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Alhambra is Multiple, with 6.34% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.29%. Among those working part-time, it was 14.84%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 22.52%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Alhambra
51.95% of Alhambra residents were born in the United States, with 44.38% having been born in California. 16.41% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.