Laguna Beach is a city located in Orange County California. With a 2020 population of 23,094, it is the 319th largest city in California and the 2016th largest city in the United States. Laguna Beach is currently growing at a rate of 0.13% annually and its population has increased by 0.27% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 23,032 in 2020. Spanning over 10 miles, Laguna Beach has a population density of 2,597 people per square mile.
The average household income in Laguna Beach is $207,196 with a poverty rate of 6.23%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $2,401 per month, and the median house value is $1.87 Mn. The median age in Laguna Beach is 51.7 years, 51.6 years for males, and 51.9 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Laguna Beachwas:
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The highest rate of high school graduation is among black people with a rate of 100.00%.
The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among native american people with a rate of 100.00%.
84.57% of Laguna Beach residents speak only English, while 15.43% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 7.98% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Laguna Beach is Black, with 10.38% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Laguna Beach is Multiple, with 2.98% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.66%. Among those working part-time, it was 4.90%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 14.46%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Laguna Beach
87.85% of Laguna Beach residents were born in the United States, with 47.11% having been born in California. 3.55% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.