Cudahy, California Population 2021

23,197
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Cudahy is a city located in California. With a 2020 population of 23,197, it is the 285th largest city in California and the 1657th largest city in the United States . Cudahy is currently declining at a rate of -0.80% annually and its population has decreased by -2.55% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 23,805 in 2010. Cudahy reached it's highest population of 24,208 in 2000. Spanning over 1 miles, Cudahy has a population density of 19,729 people per square mile.

The average household income in Cudahy is $55,752 with a poverty rate of 26.16%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,306 per month, and the median house value is $420,700. The median age in Cudahy is 29.1 years, 28.8 years for males, and 29.4 years for females.

Cudahy Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Cudahy was:

  • White: 78.92%
  • Other race: 17.56%
  • Two or more races: 1.92%
  • Black or African American: 0.71%
  • Asian: 0.51%
  • Native American: 0.24%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.15%
The current population of Cudahy, California is 23,197 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 23,755.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 23,805.

Cudahy, California Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White18,85378.92%
Some Other Race4,19417.56%
Two or More Races4581.92%
Black or African American1700.71%
Asian1230.51%
American Indian and Alaska Native570.24%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander350.15%
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Cudahy Population by Race

Cudahy Population Pyramid $2021

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Cudahy Median Age

29.1


Total

28.8


Male

29.4


Female

Cudahy Adults

There are 16,558 adults, (1,654 of whom are seniors) in Cudahy.

Cudahy Age Dependency

60.3

Age Dependency Ratio

11.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

49.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Cudahy Sex Ratio

Female

12,025

50.33%

Male

11,865

49.67%

Cudahy Population by Age

Cudahy Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Cudahy Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Non Family19.8%80.2%
Married17%83%
All13.6%86.4%
Female6.7%93.3%
Male6.1%93.9%

13.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Cudahy Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All5,6904.213.6
Married2,9784.6617
Female1,3474.466.7
Male6874.266.1
Non Family6781.619.8

4.32

Average Family Size

4.2

Average Household Size

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Cudahy Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade4,40432.20%
9th to 12th Grade2,33617.08%
High School Graduate3,48525.48%
Some College1,97414.44%
Associates Degree5794.23%
Bachelors Degree6955.08%
Graduate Degree2021.48%
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Cudahy Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Cudahy Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Hispanic13,0616,452757
Other Race2,3111,281184
White34825053
2+ Races23214627
Black13011030
Asian1029468
Native American5727
Islander1313

The highest rate of high school graduation is among islander people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 66.67%.

Cudahy Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$25,293$28,292$20,618
Less Than 9th Grade$21,497$25,120$16,705
High School Graduate$27,964$29,276$22,192
Some College$30,110$30,701$27,382
Bachelors Degree$42,596$44,856$26,250
Graduate Degree$49,375$64,205$26,250

$25,293

Average Earnings

$28,292

Average Male

$20,618

Average Female

Cudahy Earnings by Educational Attainment

Cudahy Language by Age

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Cudahy Language

8.28% of Cudahy residents speak only English, while 91.72% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 90.40% of the population.

Cudahy Language

Cudahy Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic22,6825,94926.23%
Other4,17487020.84%
White74422730.51%
Multiple45510021.98%
Black1702615.29%
Native571221.05%
Islander351234.29%

26.16%

Overall Poverty Rate

23.59%

Male Poverty Rate

28.69%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Cudahy

The race most likely to be in poverty in Cudahy is Islander, with 34.29% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Cudahy is Black, with 15.29% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 9.40%. Among those working part-time, it was 22.30%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 35.04%.

Cudahy Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade24.70%
High School19.40%
Some College12.93%
Bachelors or Greater8.92%

Cudahy Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed41.43%
Male Unemployed18.32%
Female Employed17.18%
Male Employed10.14%

Cudahy Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Cudahy Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$46,642$55,752
Families$45,660$54,215
Married Families$51,683-
Non Families$25,921$39,675
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Income by Household Type

Cudahy Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

39.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

40.7%

Male Marriage Rate

38.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Cudahy Married by Age and Sex

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Cudahy Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Cudahy Marital Status by Race

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Cudahy Marital Status

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133

Number of Veterans

133

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam48
Second Gulf War34
First Gulf War30
World War II4
Korea

Cudahy Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
35 to 5446
55 to 6430
65 to 7427
75+16
18 to 3414

Cudahy Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White870.67%
Hispanic840.53%
Black2114.79%
Native American1221.05%
Other Race90.31%
Asian43.57%

Cudahy Veterans by Race

Cudahy Veterans by Education

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9.02%

Veteran Poverty Rate

39.85%

Veteran Disability Rate

Cudahy Veterans by Education

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65.2%

Labor Force Participation

59.7%

Employment Rate

8.5%

Unemployment Rate

Cudahy Employment by Age

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Cudahy Employment by Race

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Cudahy 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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54.36%

Born in Cudahy

57.07%

Native Born

42.93%

Foreign Born

30.10%

Non Citizen

12.83%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

57.07% of Cudahy residents were born in the United States, with 54.36% having been born in California. 30.10% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Cudahy Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202123,197-186-0.80%
202023,383-186-0.79%
201923,569-186-0.78%
201823,755-179-0.75%
201723,934-105-0.44%
201624,039-72-0.30%
201524,111410.17%
201424,070200.08%
201324,050630.26%
201223,987860.36%
201123,901920.39%
201023,809-399-0.17%
200024,2081,3910.59%
199022,8174,5422.24%
198018,2751,2770.73%
197016,9980.00%

Cudahy Population by Year