La Mirada, California Population 2022

47,904
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La Mirada is a city located in Los Angeles County California. With a 2020 population of 47,904, it is the 199th largest city in California and the 922nd largest city in the United States. La Mirada is currently declining at a rate of -0.11% annually and its population has decreased by -0.74% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 48,260 in 2020. Spanning over 8 miles, La Mirada has a population density of 6,124 people per square mile.

The average household income in La Mirada is $108,891 with a poverty rate of 5.09%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,555 per month, and the median house value is $606,200. The median age in La Mirada is 39.6 years, 37.7 years for males, and 41.4 years for females.

La Mirada Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of La Miradawas:

  • White: 50.63%
  • Asian: 21.02%
  • Other race: 17.97%
  • Two or more races: 8.34%
  • Black or African American: 1.29%
  • Native American: 0.68%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.06%
The current population of La Mirada, California is 47,904 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 48,260.

La Mirada, California Population 2022

Population by Race

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La Mirada Population by Race

La Mirada Population Pyramid 2022

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La Mirada Median Age

41.8


Total

39.3


Male

43.4


Female

La Mirada Adults

There are 39,499 adults, (9,281 of whom are seniors) in La Mirada.

La Mirada Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

30.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

29

Child Dependency Ratio

La Mirada Sex Ratio

Female

24,600

50.97%

Male

23,660

49.03%

La Mirada Population by Age

La Mirada Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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La Mirada Household Types

77.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

La Mirada Households and Families

3.44

Average Family Size

3.07

Average Household Size

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La Mirada Households by Type

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La Mirada Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

La Mirada Educational Attainment by Race

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The highest rate of high school graduation is among black people with a rate of 97.47%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 62.05%.

La Mirada Educational Attainment by Race

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$50,917

Average Earnings

$58,288

Average Male

$42,185

Average Female

La Mirada Earnings by Educational Attainment

La Mirada Language by Age

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La Mirada Language

57.59% of La Mirada residents speak only English, while 42.41% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 23.89% of the population.

La Mirada Language

La Mirada Poverty by Race

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5.09%

Overall Poverty Rate

4.72%

Male Poverty Rate

5.45%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in La Mirada

The race most likely to be in poverty in La Mirada is Black, with 30.39% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in La Mirada is Hispanic, with 4.14% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.83%. Among those working part-time, it was 5.33%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 10.04%.

La Mirada Poverty

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La Mirada Poverty Rate by Education

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La Mirada Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

La Mirada Income by Household Type

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Income by Household Type

La Mirada Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

49.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

51.2%

Male Marriage Rate

47.8%

Female Marriage Rate

La Mirada Married by Age and Sex

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La Mirada 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.

La Mirada Marital Status by Race

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La Mirada Marital Status

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1,940

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

La Mirada Veterans by War

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La Mirada Veterans by Age

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La Mirada Veterans by Race

La Mirada Veterans by Education

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6.41%

Veteran Poverty Rate

28.65%

Veteran Disability Rate

La Mirada Veterans by Education

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60.9%

Labor Force Participation

57.4%

Employment Rate

5.7%

Unemployment Rate

La Mirada Employment by Age

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La Mirada Employment by Race

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La Mirada 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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60.73%

Born in La Mirada

74.55%

Native Born

25.45%

Foreign Born

6.03%

Non Citizen

19.42%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

74.55% of La Mirada residents were born in the United States, with 60.73% having been born in California. 6.03% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

La Mirada Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected

La Mirada Population by Year