Lomita, California Population 2023

21,119

Lomita is a city located in Los Angeles County California. With a 2023 population of 21,119, it is the 339th largest city in California and the 2199th largest city in the United States.Lomita is currently growing at a rate of 0.31% annually and its population has increased by 0.95% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 20,921 in 2020. Spanning over 2 miles, Lomita has a population density of 11,046 people per square mile.

The average household income in Lomita is $94,037 with a poverty rate of 15.55%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to - per month, and the median house value is -. The median age in Lomita is 40.5 years, 42.1 years for males, and 39.1 years for females.

Lomita Demographics

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

  • White: 57.35%
  • Asian: 16.96%
  • Other race: 11.31%
  • Two or more races: 7.42%
  • Black or African American: 5.98%
  • Native American: 0.68%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.31%
The current population of Lomita, California is 21,119 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 20,921.

Lomita, California Population 2023

Population by Race

White

Asian

Other race

Two or more races

Black or African American

Native American

Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander

Lomita Population by Race

Lomita Population Pyramid 2023

Lomita Median Age

40.5

Total

42.1

Male

39.1

Female

Lomita Adults

There are 16,053 adults, (3,679 of whom are seniors) in Lomita.

Lomita Age Dependency

63.3

Age Dependency Ratio

29.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

33.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Lomita Sex Ratio

Female10,33551.13%
Male9,87748.87%

Lomita Population by Age

Lomita Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

3.22

Average Family Size

2.58

Average Household Size

46.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Married

Male

Female

NonFamily

owner

renter

Lomita Households and Families

Male

Female

Less Than 9th Grade

9th to 12th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Associates Degree

Bachelors Degree

Graduate Degree

Lomita Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Lomita Educational Attainment by Race

High School Graduation Rate

Bachelors Rate

The highest rate of high school graduation is among asian people with a rate of 88.33%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 51.74%.

Lomita Educational Attainment by Race

All

Male

Female

$48,783

Average Earnings

$53,973

Average Male

$42,735

Average Female

Lomita Earnings by Educational Attainment

Lomita Language by Age

Only English

Spanish

Other Indo-European Languages

Asian and Pacific Island Languages

Other Languages

Lomita Language

64.37% of Lomita residents speak only English, while 35.63% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 20.31% of the population.

Lomita Language

Lomita Poverty by Race

rate

15.55%

Overall Poverty Rate

10.28%

Male Poverty Rate

15.57%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Lomita

The race most likely to be in poverty in Lomita is Native, with 45.38% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Lomita is White, with 8.19% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.57%. Among those working part-time, it was 13.97%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 21.69%.

Lomita Poverty

Lomita Poverty Rate by Education

Lomita Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Lomita Income by Household Type

Households

Families

MarriedFamilies

NonFamilies

mean

median

Income by Household Type

Lomita Marital Status

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Marriage Rates

48.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

51.4%

Male Marriage Rate

45.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Lomita Married by Age and Sex

male

female

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 55-64.

Lomita Marital Status by Race

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Lomita Marital Status

Second Gulf War

First Gulf War

Vietnam

Korea

World War II

885

Number of Veterans

831

Male Veterans

54

Female Veterans

Lomita Veterans by War

Lomita Veterans by Age

count

Lomita Veterans by Race

Lomita Veterans by Education

Less Than 9th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Bachelors or Greater

6.45%

Veteran Poverty Rate

28.69%

Veteran Disability Rate

Lomita Veterans by Education

LaborForceParticipation

65.1%

Labor Force Participation

63%

Employment Rate

3%

Unemployment Rate

Lomita Employment by Age

LaborForceParticipation

Lomita Employment by Race

LaborForceParticipation

Lomita 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

58.47%

Born in Lomita

74.61%

Native Born

22.00%

Foreign Born

9.09%

Non Citizen

12.91%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

74.61% of Lomita residents were born in the United States, with 58.47% having been born in California. 9.09% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Lomita Place of Birth

Note: data after 2020 is projected based on recent growth

Lomita Population by Year