Lomita, California Population 2021

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Lomita is a city located in California. With a 2020 population of 20,064, it is the 300th largest city in California and the 1850th largest city in the United States. Lomita is currently declining at a rate of -0.63% annually and its population has decreased by -0.95% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 20,256 in 2010. Lomita reached it's highest population of 20,659 in 2015. Spanning over 2 miles, Lomita has a population density of 10,495 people per square mile.

The average household income in Lomita is $94,037 with a poverty rate of 10.50%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,394 per month, and the median house value is $604,300. The median age in Lomita is 40.1 years, 41.1 years for males, and 39.2 years for females. For every 100 females there are 95.4 males.

Lomita Demographics

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

  • White: 56.71%
  • Asian: 16.27%
  • Other race: 12.46%
  • Two or more races: 7.13%
  • Black or African American: 6.26%
  • Native American: 0.83%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.34%
The current population of Lomita, California is 20,064, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 20,448.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 20,256.

Lomita, California Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White11,63456.71%
Asian3,33716.27%
Some Other Race2,55612.46%
Two or More Races1,4637.13%
Black or African American1,2856.26%
American Indian and Alaska Native1700.83%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander690.34%
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Lomita Population by Race

Lomita Population Pyramid 2021

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Lomita Median Age

40.1


Total

41.1


Male

39.2


Female

Lomita Adults

There are 16,164 adults, (3,554 of whom are seniors) in Lomita.

Lomita Age Dependency

62.7

Age Dependency Ratio

28.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

34.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Lomita Sex Ratio

Female

10,496

51.17%

Male

10,018

48.83%

Lomita Population by Age

Lomita Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Lomita Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married59.1%40.9%
All47.3%52.7%
Non Family40.3%59.7%
Female32.8%67.2%
Male29.8%70.2%

47.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Lomita Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All8,0622.5247.3
Married3,6153.3559.1
Non Family3,0241.2240.3
Female1,0973.232.8
Male3263.129.8

3.23

Average Family Size

2.52

Average Household Size

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Lomita Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade8295.66%
9th to 12th Grade1,0126.91%
High School Graduate3,43323.44%
Some College3,13421.40%
Associates Degree1,0677.29%
Bachelors Degree3,54324.19%
Graduate Degree1,62811.12%
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Lomita Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Lomita Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Total High School Bachelors
White6,7136,2392,601
Hispanic3,8392,755748
Asian2,7342,5651,337
Other Race1,445928241
Black779700238
Multiple Races666666234
Native American71518
Islander693414

The highest rate of high school graduation is among multiple races people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 48.90%.

Lomita Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$48,011$54,568$40,878
Less Than High School$30,279$30,929$27,500
High School Grad$43,626$45,833$41,105
Some College$43,021$58,382$33,577
Bachelors Degree$60,000$68,105$44,500
Graduate Degree$76,250$95,833$65,559

$48,011

Average Earnings

$54,568

Average Male

$40,878

Average Female

Lomita Earnings by Educational Attainment

Lomita Language by Age

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Lomita Language

65.08% of Lomita residents speak only English, while 34.92% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 20.30% of the population.

Lomita Language

Lomita Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic6,79271410.51%
Asian3,30554916.61%
White8,0395246.52%
Black1,25828522.66%
Other2,5381606.30%
Multiple1,4631298.82%
Native1707644.71%

10.50%

Overall Poverty Rate

9.55%

Male Poverty Rate

11.43%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Lomita

The race most likely to be in poverty in Lomita is Native, with 44.71% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Lomita is Other, with 6.30% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.19%. Among those working part-time, it was 13.14%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 18.23%.

Lomita Poverty

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Name Poverty
High School16.09%
Less Than High School14.13%
Some College7.49%
Bachelors or Greater3.90%

Lomita Poverty Rate by Education

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Name Poverty
Female Unemployed41.29%
Male Unemployed17.42%
Female Employed7.07%
Male Employed2.89%

Lomita Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Lomita Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$71,606$94,037
Families$89,583$108,379
Married Families$112,518-
Non Families$43,604$66,820
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Income by Household Type

Lomita Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

46.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

48.6%

Male Marriage Rate

44.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Lomita Married by Age and Sex

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Lomita Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 35-44, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Lomita Marital Status by Race

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Lomita Marital Status

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973

Number of Veterans

928

Male Veterans

45

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam344
First Gulf War155
Second Gulf War105
Korea94
World War II70

Lomita Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
75+293
35 to 54269
65 to 74251
55 to 6493
18 to 3467

Lomita Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White8038.46%
Hispanic1352.77%
Asian772.65%
Black606.54%
Other180.96%
2 or More152.02%

Lomita Veterans by Race

Lomita Veterans by Education

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4.91%

Veteran Poverty Rate

22.03%

Veteran Disability Rate

Lomita Veterans by Education

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66.2%

Labor Force Participation

63.9%

Employment Rate

3.2%

Unemployment Rate

Lomita Employment by Age

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Lomita Employment by Race

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Lomita 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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61.15%

Born in California

79.86%

Native Born

20.14%

Foreign Born

8.57%

Non Citizen

11.57%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

79.86% of Lomita residents were born in the United States, with 61.15% having been born in California. 8.57% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Lomita Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202120,064-128-0.63%
202020,192-128-0.63%
201920,320-128-0.63%
201820,448-128-0.62%
201720,576-53-0.26%
201620,629-30-0.15%
201520,659400.19%
201420,619220.11%
201320,5971070.52%
201220,4901260.62%
201120,3641010.50%
201020,2632170.11%
200020,0466640.34%
199019,3825750.30%
198018,807-977-0.51%
197019,7844,8012.82%
196014,9830.00%

Lomita Population by Year