Compton is a city located in California. With a 2020 population of 94,119, it is the 82nd largest city in California and the 358th largest city in the United States. Compton is currently declining at a rate of -0.78% annually and its population has decreased by -2.42% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 96,455 in 2010. Compton reached it's highest population of 97,639 in 2015. Spanning over 10 miles, Compton has a population density of 9,385 people per square mile.
The average household income in Compton is $63,487 with a poverty rate of 20.47%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,219 per month, and the median house value is $355,200. The median age in Compton is 31.2 years, 29.3 years for males, and 33 years for females. For every 100 females there are 95.4 males.