Bellflower, California Population 2022

79,704
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Bellflower is a city located in Los Angeles County California. With a 2020 population of 79,704, it is the 116th largest city in California and the 486th largest city in the United States. Bellflower is currently growing at a rate of 0.32% annually and its population has increased by 0.65% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 79,190 in 2020. Spanning over 6 miles, Bellflower has a population density of 13,026 people per square mile.

The average household income in Bellflower is $76,903 with a poverty rate of 12.95%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,432 per month, and the median house value is $483,100. The median age in Bellflower is 34.6 years, 33.8 years for males, and 35.3 years for females.

Bellflower Demographics

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

  • Other race: 35.37%
  • White: 31.09%
  • Black or African American: 12.38%
  • Asian: 12.16%
  • Two or more races: 7.93%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.65%
  • Native American: 0.41%
The current population of Bellflower, California is 79,704 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 79,190.

Bellflower, California Population 2022

Population by Race

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Bellflower Population by Race

Bellflower Population Pyramid 2022

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Bellflower Median Age

34.7


Total

33.7


Male

35.7


Female

Bellflower Adults

There are 57,665 adults, (8,462 of whom are seniors) in Bellflower.

Bellflower Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

17.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

38

Child Dependency Ratio

Bellflower Sex Ratio

Female

38,943

51.01%

Male

37,396

48.99%

Bellflower Population by Age

Bellflower Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Bellflower Household Types

38.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Bellflower Households and Families

3.77

Average Family Size

3.29

Average Household Size

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Bellflower Households by Type

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Bellflower Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Bellflower Educational Attainment by Race

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The highest rate of high school graduation is among black people with a rate of 92.28%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 43.81%.

Bellflower Educational Attainment by Race

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$36,235

Average Earnings

$40,232

Average Male

$31,548

Average Female

Bellflower Earnings by Educational Attainment

Bellflower Language by Age

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Bellflower Language

43.35% of Bellflower residents speak only English, while 56.65% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 44.25% of the population.

Bellflower Language

Bellflower Poverty by Race

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12.95%

Overall Poverty Rate

10.89%

Male Poverty Rate

14.92%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Bellflower

The race most likely to be in poverty in Bellflower is White, with 15.97% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Bellflower is Multiple, with 12.31% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.31%. Among those working part-time, it was 16.60%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 20.42%.

Bellflower Poverty

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Bellflower Poverty Rate by Education

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Bellflower Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Bellflower Income by Household Type

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Income by Household Type

Bellflower Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

42.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

43.9%

Male Marriage Rate

40.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Bellflower Married by Age and Sex

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Bellflower Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Bellflower Marital Status by Race

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Bellflower Marital Status

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1,709

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

Bellflower Veterans by War

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Bellflower Veterans by Age

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Bellflower Veterans by Race

Bellflower Veterans by Education

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11.34%

Veteran Poverty Rate

30.95%

Veteran Disability Rate

Bellflower Veterans by Education

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66.7%

Labor Force Participation

61.5%

Employment Rate

7.6%

Unemployment Rate

Bellflower Employment by Age

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Bellflower Employment by Race

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Bellflower 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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59.26%

Born in Bellflower

68.39%

Native Born

31.61%

Foreign Born

14.99%

Non Citizen

16.62%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

68.39% of Bellflower residents were born in the United States, with 59.26% having been born in California. 14.99% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Bellflower Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected

Bellflower Population by Year