Lake Elsinore, California Population 2024

72,684

Lake Elsinore is a city located in Riverside County California. Lake Elsinore has a 2024 population of 72,684. Lake Elsinore is currently growing at a rate of 0.54% annually and its population has increased by 3.34% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 70,333 in 2020.

The average household income in Lake Elsinore is $111,044 with a poverty rate of 10.34%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to - per month, and the median house value is -. The median age in Lake Elsinore is 32.5 years, 31.8 years for males, and 33.4 years for females.

Lake Elsinore Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Lake Elsinore was:

  • White: 47.05%
  • Other race: 23.19%
  • Two or more races: 15.37%
  • Asian: 6.73%
  • Black or African American: 6.46%
  • Native American: 0.98%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.22%
Land Area (mi²)
38.3 sq mi
Density (mi²)
1,899.50/sq mi
Growth Since 2020
3.34% (2,351)
The current population of Lake Elsinore, California is 72,684 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 70,333.

Lake Elsinore, California Population 2024

Population by Race

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Race
Population
Percentage (of total)
White32,93147.05%
Other race16,23323.19%
Two or more races10,75515.37%
Asian4,7106.73%
Black or African American4,5206.46%
Native American6880.98%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander1560.22%
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White

Other race

Two or more races

Asian

Black or African American

Native American

Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander

Lake Elsinore Population by Race

Lake Elsinore Population Pyramid 2024

Lake Elsinore Median Age

32.5

Total

31.8

Male

33.4

Female

Lake Elsinore Adults

There are 50,191 adults, (6,220 of whom are seniors) in Lake Elsinore.

Lake Elsinore Age Dependency

59.2

Age Dependency Ratio

14.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

45

Child Dependency Ratio

Lake Elsinore Sex Ratio

Female34,89149.85%
Male35,10250.15%

Lake Elsinore Population by Age

Lake Elsinore Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Household Type
Count
Average Size
Owner
Renter
All20,0043.570.229.8
Married11,6844.0177.922.1
Non Family3,9771.3359.640.4
Female3,1024.2358.441.6
Male1,2413.8160.839.2
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3.91

Average Family Size

3.5

Average Household Size

70.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Married

Male

Female

NonFamily

owner

renter

Lake Elsinore Households and Families

Male

Female

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Less Than 9th Grade

9th to 12th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Associates Degree

Bachelors Degree

Graduate Degree

Lake Elsinore Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Lake Elsinore Educational Attainment by Race

High School Graduation Rate

Bachelors Rate

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The highest rate of high school graduation is among islander people with a rate of 100%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 52.6%.

Lake Elsinore Educational Attainment by Race

All

Male

Female

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$47,387

Average Earnings

$59,271

Average Male

$37,340

Average Female

Lake Elsinore Earnings by Educational Attainment

Lake Elsinore Language by Age

Only English

Spanish

Other Indo-European Languages

Asian and Pacific Island Languages

Other Languages

Lake Elsinore Language

56.69% of Lake Elsinore residents speak only English, while 43.31% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 36.79% of the population.

Lake Elsinore Language

Lake Elsinore Poverty by Race

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Name
Total
In Poverty
Poverty Rate
Hispanic36,4874,67012.8%
Other16,1952,16813.39%
Multiple10,7551,34312.49%
White21,6651,3406.19%
Black4,52057612.74%
Asian4,7103146.67%
Native688324.65%
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10.34%

Overall Poverty Rate

8.55%

Male Poverty Rate

12.14%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Lake Elsinore

The race most likely to be in poverty in Lake Elsinore is Other, with 13.39% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Lake Elsinore is Native, with 4.65% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.91%. Among those working part-time, it was 9.03%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 16.73%.

Lake Elsinore Poverty

rate

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Rate
Poverty
High School11.47%
Less Than 9th Grade11.4%
Bachelors or Greater4.77%
Some College4.53%
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Lake Elsinore Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate
Poverty
Male Unemployed16.3%
Female Unemployed11.99%
Female Employed4.66%
Male Employed3.41%
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Lake Elsinore Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Lake Elsinore Income by Household Type

Households

Families

MarriedFamilies

NonFamilies

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mean

median

Income by Household Type

Lake Elsinore Marital Status

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Marriage Rates

50.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

52.1%

Male Marriage Rate

48.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Lake Elsinore Married by Age and Sex

male

female

Lake Elsinore 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.

Lake Elsinore Marital Status by Race

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Lake Elsinore Marital Status

Second Gulf War

First Gulf War

Vietnam

Korea

World War II

2,908

Number of Veterans

2,473

Male Veterans

435

Female Veterans

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Lake Elsinore Veterans by War

count

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Lake Elsinore Veterans by Age

count

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Lake Elsinore Veterans by Race

Lake Elsinore Veterans by Education

Less Than 9th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Bachelors or Greater

5.98%

Veteran Poverty Rate

16.2%

Veteran Disability Rate

Lake Elsinore Veterans by Education

LaborForceParticipation

65.9%

Labor Force Participation

60.9%

Employment Rate

6.9%

Unemployment Rate

Lake Elsinore Employment by Age

LaborForceParticipation

Lake Elsinore Employment by Race

LaborForceParticipation

Lake Elsinore Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

Europe

Asia

Africa

Oceania

Latin America

North America

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

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

Europe

Asia

Africa

Oceania

Latin America

North America

63.04%

Born in Lake Elsinore

78.09%

Native Born

21.91%

Foreign Born

9.05%

Non Citizen

12.86%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

78.09% of Lake Elsinore residents were born in the United States, with 63.04% having been born in California. 9.05% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Lake Elsinore Place of Birth

Note: data after 2022 is projected based on recent change

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Year
Population
Growth
Growth Rate
202974,6493930.53%
202874,2563930.53%
202773,8633930.53%
202673,4703930.54%
202573,0773930.54%
202472,6843930.54%
202372,2913930.55%
202271,8983930.55%
202171,5051,1721.67%
202070,3335,4698.43%
201964,8644500.7%
201864,4148811.39%
201763,5331,1431.83%
201662,3901,5152.49%
201560,8751,8023.05%
201459,0731,5862.76%
201357,4871,6783.01%
201255,8091,3852.54%
201154,4248341.56%
201053,59024,66285.25%
200028,92810,64358.21%
199018,28512,303205.67%
19805,9822,45269.46%
19703,5301,09845.15%
19602,43236417.6%
19502,06851633.25%
19401,55220214.96%
19301,350717113.27%
192063314529.71%
191048820974.91%
1900279
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Lake Elsinore Population by Year