Hawthorne, California Population 2020

86,965

Hawthorne, California's estimated population is 86,965 according to the most recent United States census estimates. Hawthorne, California is the 93rd largest city in California based on official 2017 estimates from the US Census Bureau.

The population density is 14296.26 people/mi² (5519.79 people/km²).

The overall median age is 33.4 years, 32.2 years for males, and 34.7 years for females. For every 100 females there are 95.8 males.

The median income for households in Hawthorne, California is $, while the mean household income is $.

Hawthorne Ca Demographics

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

  • White: 31.18%
  • Other race: 27.59%
  • Black or African American: 24.43%
  • Asian: 8.00%
  • Two or more races: 7.58%
  • Native American: 0.75%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.47%

How Many People Live in Hawthorne, California?

86,965
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
201886,965-495-0.57%
201787,460-375-0.43%
201687,835450.05%
201587,7909591.10%
201486,8319051.05%
201385,9265260.62%
201285,4004610.54%
201184,9396370.76%
201084,3021900.02%
200084,11212,7631.66%
199071,34914,9122.37%
198056,4373,1330.57%
197053,30420,2694.90%
196033,03516,7197.31%
195016,3168,0537.04%
19408,2631,6672.28%
19306,5960.00%

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White27,24331.18%
Some Other Race24,10927.59%
Black or African American21,34324.43%
Asian6,9938.00%
Two or More Races6,6217.58%
American Indian and Alaska Native6530.75%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander4080.47%

Hawthorne Ca Population Pyramid 2020

Hawthorne Ca Median Age

33.4


Total

32.2


Male

34.7


Female

Hawthorne Ca Adults

There are 64,909 adults, (7,990 of whom are seniors) in Hawthorne Ca.

Hawthorne Ca Age Dependency

53.5

Age Dependency Ratio

14

Old Age Dependency Ratio

39.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Hawthorne Ca Sex Ratio

Female

44,628

51.08%

Male

42,742

48.92%

Hawthorne Ca Households and Families

Hawthorne Ca Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Hawthorne Ca Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married38.6%61.4%
All26.3%73.7%
Male22.2%77.8%
Female20.8%79.2%
Non Family17.8%82.2%

26.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All29,2812.9626.3
Married10,5613.9638.6
Non Family9,9571.2517.8
Female6,0573.6920.8
Male2,7063.7322.2

3.71

Average Family Size

2.96

Average Household Size

7.3%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.3%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Hawthorne Ca Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade7,39813.16%
9th to 12th Grade5,5419.86%
High School Graduate13,68824.35%
Some College13,45023.93%
Associates Degree4,0097.13%
Bachelors Degree8,68415.45%
Graduate Degree3,4466.13%

Hawthorne Ca Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
Hispanic27,85617,1472,851
Black14,41413,3552,837
Other Race13,8868,1781,337
White6,5666,0702,754
Asian5,3504,7462,973
Multiple Races3,4412,717693
Native American32218267
Islander25322566

The highest rate of high school graduation is among black people with a rate of 92.65%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 55.57%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,577$34,707$29,997
Less Than High School$22,199$25,251$18,022
High School Grad$28,571$31,497$23,448
Some College$32,356$35,846$31,132
Bachelors Degree$47,162$53,174$43,024
Graduate Degree$60,634$64,167$59,116

$31,577

Average Earnings

$34,707

Average Male

$29,997

Average Female

Hawthorne Ca Language

Hawthorne Ca Language by Age

Hawthorne Ca Language

41.17% of Hawthorne Ca residents speak only English, while 58.83% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 47.42% of the population.

Hawthorne Ca Poverty

Hawthorne Ca Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic46,8098,35517.85%
Other24,0514,71119.59%
Black21,1743,19815.10%
White8,20397511.89%
Multiple6,61873611.12%
Asian6,93569810.06%
Islander4089523.28%
Native652192.91%

15.55%

Overall Poverty Rate

14.27%

Male Poverty Rate

16.79%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Hawthorne Ca

The race most likely to be in poverty in Hawthorne Ca is Islander, with 23.28% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Hawthorne Ca is Native, with 2.91% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.17%. Among those working part-time, it was 16.88%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 25.89%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School23.45%
High School13.67%
Some College9.87%
Bachelors or Greater7.98%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed27.96%
Male Unemployed18.18%
Male Employed8.36%
Female Employed7.99%

Hawthorne Ca Income

Hawthorne Ca Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$50,948$67,042
Families$57,028$73,026
Married Families$71,554$85,195
Non Families$36,616$50,806

Hawthorne Ca Marital Status

Hawthorne Ca Marital Status

Marriage Rates

37.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

40.4%

Male Marriage Rate

34.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Hawthorne Ca Married by Age and Sex

Hawthorne Ca 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 45-54.

Hawthorne Ca Marital Status by Race

Hawthorne Ca Veterans

2,090

Number of Veterans

1,944

Male Veterans

146

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam652
Second Gulf War481
First Gulf War439
Korea161
World War II13

Hawthorne Ca Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
Black8805.41%
White6893.25%
Hispanic4621.38%
2 or More1914.49%
Other1811.09%
Asian1222.11%
Hawaiian165.52%
Indian112.25%

Hawthorne Ca Veterans by Education

10.67%

Veteran Poverty Rate

25.55%

Veteran Disability Rate

Hawthorne Ca Employment Status

70.3%

Labor Force Participation

65.1%

Employment Rate

7.4%

Unemployment Rate

Hawthorne Ca Place of Birth

Origin of Non Citizens

Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

53.49%

Born in California

65.20%

Native Born

34.80%

Foreign Born

18.85%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

65.20% of Hawthorne Ca residents were born in the United States, with 53.49% having been born in California. 18.85% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.