El Segundo is a city located in Los Angeles County California. With a 2020 population of 17,396, it is the 371st largest city in California and the 2602nd largest city in the United States. El Segundo is currently growing at a rate of 0.36% annually and its population has increased by 0.72% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 17,272 in 2020. Spanning over 11 miles, El Segundo has a population density of 3,184 people per square mile.
The average household income in El Segundo is $142,202 with a poverty rate of 5.05%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $2,022 per month, and the median house value is $1.18 Mn. The median age in El Segundo is 37.3 years, 36.1 years for males, and 38.3 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of El Segundowas:
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The highest rate of high school graduation is among native american people with a rate of 100.00%.
The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among black people with a rate of 74.44%.
82.34% of El Segundo residents speak only English, while 17.66% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 9.30% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in El Segundo is Hispanic, with 10.75% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in El Segundo is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.71%. Among those working part-time, it was 6.67%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 10.12%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in El Segundo
87.23% of El Segundo residents were born in the United States, with 60.74% having been born in California. 4.46% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.