Lompoc, California Population 2022

44,846
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Lompoc is a city located in Santa Barbara County California. With a 2020 population of 44,846, it is the 207th largest city in California and the 988th largest city in the United States. Lompoc is currently growing at a rate of 0.45% annually and its population has increased by 0.90% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 44,444 in 2020. Spanning over 12 miles, Lompoc has a population density of 3,858 people per square mile.

The average household income in Lompoc is $74,919 with a poverty rate of 17.57%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,224 per month, and the median house value is $337,100. The median age in Lompoc is 32.7 years, 31.7 years for males, and 33.9 years for females.

Lompoc Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Lompocwas:

  • White: 60.08%
  • Other race: 16.61%
  • Two or more races: 13.62%
  • Asian: 3.73%
  • Black or African American: 3.30%
  • Native American: 2.22%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.44%
The current population of Lompoc, California is 44,846 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 44,444.

Lompoc, California Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White25,68660.08%
Black or African American1,4113.30%
American Indian and Alaska Native9502.22%
Asian1,5963.73%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander1870.44%
Some Other Race7,10216.61%
Two or More Races5,82113.62%
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Lompoc Population by Race

Lompoc Population Pyramid 2022

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Lompoc Median Age

33.4


Total

33


Male

34.3


Female

Lompoc Adults

There are 31,024 adults, (4,771 of whom are seniors) in Lompoc.

Lompoc Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

18.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

44.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Lompoc Sex Ratio

Female

19,169

44.84%

Male

23,584

55.16%

Lompoc Population by Age

Lompoc Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Lompoc Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married53.1%46.9%
All45.3%54.7%
Non Family43%57%
Male39.1%60.9%
Female30%70%

45.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Lompoc Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All13,216345.3
Married6,0823.8553.1
Male1,1863.4539.1
Female2,0083.5430
Non Family3,9401.2643

3.61

Average Family Size

3

Average Household Size

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Lompoc Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade3,62813.58%
9th to 12th Grade3,08011.53%
High School Graduate6,84425.61%
Some College7,27827.23%
Associates Degree2,5949.71%
Bachelors Degree2,3458.77%
Graduate Degree9553.57%
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Lompoc Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Lompoc Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Asian1,2211,006378
Black1,102997286
White9,8608,9671,860
2+ Races2,6091,735191
Native American54544636
Other Race3,8812,038218
Hispanic13,7738,338681
Islander126126

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 30.96%.

Lompoc Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$32,164$36,875$27,806
Less Than 9th Grade$26,028$30,119$21,142
High School Graduate$28,544$30,162$26,797
Some College$37,938$41,212$29,926
Bachelors Degree$52,163$62,188$51,266
Graduate Degree$79,050$95,709$72,719

$32,164

Average Earnings

$36,875

Average Male

$27,806

Average Female

Lompoc Earnings by Educational Attainment

Lompoc Language by Age

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Lompoc Language

55.62% of Lompoc residents speak only English, while 44.38% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 40.00% of the population.

Lompoc Language

Lompoc Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Multiple5,6871,81131.84%
Asian1,39941629.74%
Native84022626.90%
Black1,04527726.51%
White11,2961,26911.23%
Other1,057NaN%
Hispanic24,5404,78819.51%

17.57%

Overall Poverty Rate

16.45%

Male Poverty Rate

18.78%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Lompoc

The race most likely to be in poverty in Lompoc is Multiple, with 31.84% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Lompoc is Hispanic, with 19.51% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.26%. Among those working part-time, it was 15.89%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 25.62%.

Lompoc Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade17.05%
High School17.04%
Some College11.36%
Bachelors or Greater6.97%

Lompoc Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed4.15%
Male Unemployed35.83%
Female Employed10.04%
Female Unemployed23.95%

Lompoc Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Lompoc Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$57,071$73,669
Families$64,333$76,440
Married Families$72,821-
Non Families$38,188$57,937
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Income by Household Type

Lompoc Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

43.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

41.7%

Male Marriage Rate

46.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Lompoc Married by Age and Sex

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Lompoc Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Lompoc Marital Status by Race

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Lompoc Marital Status

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2,593

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War696
First Gulf War564
Vietnam983
Korea231
World War II91

Lompoc Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 34322
35 to 54681
55 to 64556
65 to 74528
75+506

Lompoc Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White2,07510.80%
Black21818.89%
Native American264.33%
Asian776.12%
Islander3422.52%
Other Race260.52%
2+ Races1374.07%
Hispanic3211.93%

Lompoc Veterans by Race

Lompoc Veterans by Education

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7.58%

Veteran Poverty Rate

30.26%

Veteran Disability Rate

Lompoc Veterans by Education

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60%

Labor Force Participation

53.9%

Employment Rate

8.8%

Unemployment Rate

Lompoc Employment by Age

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Lompoc Employment by Race

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Lompoc 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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60.15%

Born in Lompoc

78.05%

Native Born

21.95%

Foreign Born

14.67%

Non Citizen

7.28%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

78.05% of Lompoc residents were born in the United States, with 60.15% having been born in California. 14.67% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Lompoc Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
18802260.00%
18901,01578916.21%
1900972-43-0.43%
19101,4825104.31%
19201,8763942.39%
19302,8459694.25%
19403,3795341.74%
19505,5202,1415.03%
196014,4158,89510.07%
197025,28410,8695.78%
198026,2679830.38%
199037,64911,3823.67%
200041,1033,4540.88%
201042,4341,3310.32%
201142,6352010.47%
201242,8362010.47%
201343,0372010.47%
201443,2382010.47%
201543,4392010.46%
201643,6402010.46%
201743,8412010.46%
201844,0422010.46%
201944,2432010.46%
202044,4442010.45%
202144,6452010.45%
202244,8462010.45%

Lompoc Population by Year