Commerce, California Population 2022

12,358
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Commerce is a city located in California. Commerce has a 2020 population of 12,358. Commerce is currently declining at a rate of -0.81% annually and its population has decreased by -3.75% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 12,840 in 2010.

The average household income in Commerce is $64,806 with a poverty rate of 14.77%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,139 per month, and the median house value is $411,200. The median age in Commerce is 35.5 years, 35.1 years for males, and 35.9 years for females.

Commerce Demographics

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

  • White: 69.70%
  • Other race: 24.38%
  • Two or more races: 1.98%
  • Native American: 1.73%
  • Black or African American: 1.66%
  • Asian: 0.42%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.13%
The current population of Commerce, California is 12,358 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 12,358.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 12,840.

Commerce, California Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White8,94269.70%
Some Other Race3,12824.38%
Two or More Races2541.98%
American Indian and Alaska Native2221.73%
Black or African American2131.66%
Asian540.42%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander170.13%
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Commerce Population by Race

Commerce Population Pyramid $2022

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Commerce Median Age

35.5


Total

35.1


Male

35.9


Female

Commerce Adults

There are 9,796 adults, (1,721 of whom are seniors) in Commerce.

Commerce Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

21.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

37.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Commerce Sex Ratio

Female

6,579

51.28%

Male

6,251

48.72%

Commerce Population by Age

Commerce Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Commerce Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Non Family29.8%70.2%
Female45.1%54.9%
All46.9%53.1%
Male47.2%52.8%
Married55.9%44.1%

46.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Commerce Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All3,5373.646.9
Married1,7134.4955.9
Non Family8381.2929.8
Female6053.9745.1
Male3814.1347.2

4.13

Average Family Size

3.6

Average Household Size

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Commerce Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,80721.17%
9th to 12th Grade1,71820.13%
High School Graduate1,88522.09%
Some College1,81921.31%
Associates Degree3243.80%
Bachelors Degree7729.05%
Graduate Degree2092.45%
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Commerce Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Commerce Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Hispanic7,9974,591926
Other Race2,2191,416459
Native American19914516
2+ Races1769431
Black159159
White1551137
Asian494339
Islander1717

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 asian people with a rate of 79.59%.

Commerce Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$32,142$32,484$31,560
Less Than 9th Grade$29,874$31,199$18,385
High School Graduate$30,661$31,465$29,261
Some College$40,117$40,205$40,024
Bachelors Degree$43,079$40,000$43,406
Graduate Degree$51,763$61,927$50,577

$32,142

Average Earnings

$32,484

Average Male

$31,560

Average Female

Commerce Earnings by Educational Attainment

Commerce Language by Age

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Commerce Language

22.32% of Commerce residents speak only English, while 77.68% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 76.73% of the population.

Commerce Language

Commerce Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic12,0931,81615.02%
Other426NaN%
White1722615.12%
Multiple241187.47%
Asian541018.52%
Black17895.06%

14.77%

Overall Poverty Rate

13.78%

Male Poverty Rate

15.71%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Commerce

The race most likely to be in poverty in Commerce is Asian, with 18.52% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Commerce is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.29%. Among those working part-time, it was 18.36%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 23.10%.

Commerce Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade17.67%
High School14.59%
Some College12.09%
Bachelors or Greater5.50%

Commerce Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Unemployed54.47%
Female Unemployed20.75%
Male Employed7.80%
Female Employed5.68%

Commerce Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Commerce Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$47,518$64,806
Families$54,415$68,193
Married Families$56,726-
Non Families$30,219$40,523
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Income by Household Type

Commerce Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

40.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

40.9%

Male Marriage Rate

39.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Commerce Married by Age and Sex

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Commerce 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 35-44.

Commerce Marital Status by Race

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Commerce Marital Status

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141

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam79
Korea18
First Gulf War9
World War II
Second Gulf War

Commerce Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
65 to 7472
75+30
35 to 5423
55 to 6416
18 to 34

Commerce Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White1331.98%
Hispanic1261.36%
Other Race80.33%

Commerce Veterans by Race

Commerce Veterans by Education

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25.53%

Veteran Poverty Rate

42.55%

Veteran Disability Rate

Commerce Veterans by Education

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58.9%

Labor Force Participation

55.4%

Employment Rate

6.1%

Unemployment Rate

Commerce Employment by Age

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Commerce Employment by Race

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Commerce 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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59.54%

Born in Commerce

64.08%

Native Born

35.92%

Foreign Born

18.35%

Non Citizen

17.57%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

64.08% of Commerce residents were born in the United States, with 59.54% having been born in California. 18.35% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Commerce Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202212,358-101-0.81%
202112,459-101-0.80%
202012,560-101-0.80%
201912,661-101-0.79%
201812,762-100-0.78%
201712,862-60-0.46%
201612,922-41-0.32%
201512,963-1-0.01%
201412,96440.03%
201312,960310.24%
201212,929420.33%
201112,887470.37%
201012,8402720.21%
200012,5684330.35%
199012,1351,6261.45%
198010,509-126-0.12%
197010,6351,0801.08%
19609,5550.00%

Commerce Population by Year