Laguna Hills is a city located in Orange County California. With a 2020 population of 31,580, it is the 261st largest city in California and the 1448th largest city in the United States. Laguna Hills is currently growing at a rate of 0.33% annually but its population has decreased by -0.10% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 31,613 in 2020. Spanning over 7 miles, Laguna Hills has a population density of 4,782 people per square mile.
The average household income in Laguna Hills is $144,809 with a poverty rate of 8.47%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $2,163 per month, and the median house value is $744,800. The median age in Laguna Hills is 42.8 years, 39.9 years for males, and 45.2 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Laguna Hillswas:
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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 asian people with a rate of 63.29%.
68.71% of Laguna Hills residents speak only English, while 31.29% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 12.84% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Laguna Hills is Black, with 50.41% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Laguna Hills is Multiple, with 2.07% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.19%. Among those working part-time, it was 10.19%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 16.19%.
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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 Hills
75.48% of Laguna Hills residents were born in the United States, with 49.45% having been born in California. 9.02% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.