Arcadia is a city located in Los Angeles County California. With a 2020 population of 56,745, it is the 163rd largest city in California and the 758th largest city in the United States. Arcadia is currently growing at a rate of 0.06% annually but its population has decreased by -0.54% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 57,053 in 2020. Spanning over 11 miles, Arcadia has a population density of 5,194 people per square mile.
The average household income in Arcadia is $126,246 with a poverty rate of 8.79%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,700 per month, and the median house value is $1.14 Mn. The median age in Arcadia is 43.7 years, 40.6 years for males, and 45.8 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Arcadiawas:
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The highest rate of high school graduation is among native american people with a rate of 100.00%.
The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 64.50%.
40.61% of Arcadia residents speak only English, while 59.39% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Asian and Pacific Island languages, which is spoken by 47.66% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Arcadia is Islander, with 21.83% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Arcadia is Multiple, with 7.08% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.21%. Among those working part-time, it was 6.72%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 16.68%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Arcadia
52.56% of Arcadia residents were born in the United States, with 41.07% having been born in California. 16.25% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.