Colton is a city located in California. With a 2020 population of 55,079, it is the 165th largest city in California and the 710th largest city in the United States. Colton is currently growing at a rate of 0.31% annually and its population has increased by 5.61% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 52,154 in 2010. Spanning over 16 miles, Colton has a population density of 3,544 people per square mile.
The average household income in Colton is $61,724 with a poverty rate of 15.77%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,129 per month, and the median house value is $233,000. The median age in Colton is 30.7 years, 30.3 years for males, and 30.9 years for females. For every 100 females there are 89.1 males.