Los Alamitos, California Population 2022

11,846
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Los Alamitos is a city located in Orange County California. With a 2020 population of 11,846, it is the 452nd largest city in California and the 3598th largest city in the United States. Los Alamitos is currently growing at a rate of 0.28% annually and its population has increased by 0.56% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 11,780 in 2020. Spanning over 4 miles, Los Alamitos has a population density of 2,944 people per square mile.

The average household income in Los Alamitos is $113,383 with a poverty rate of 9.08%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,915 per month, and the median house value is $772,300. The median age in Los Alamitos is 39.7 years, 37.3 years for males, and 42.7 years for females.

Los Alamitos Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Los Alamitoswas:

  • White: 60.54%
  • Asian: 14.30%
  • Two or more races: 9.99%
  • Other race: 9.37%
  • Black or African American: 5.34%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.43%
  • Native American: 0.03%
The current population of Los Alamitos, California is 11,846 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 11,780.

Los Alamitos, California Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White6,97560.54%
Black or African American6155.34%
American Indian and Alaska Native40.03%
Asian1,64714.30%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander500.43%
Some Other Race1,0799.37%
Two or More Races1,1519.99%
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Los Alamitos Population by Race

Los Alamitos Population Pyramid 2022

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Los Alamitos Median Age

40


Total

38.1


Male

42.7


Female

Los Alamitos Adults

There are 8,832 adults, (1,642 of whom are seniors) in Los Alamitos.

Los Alamitos Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

22.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

37.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Los Alamitos Sex Ratio

Female

6,143

53.32%

Male

5,378

46.68%

Los Alamitos Population by Age

Los Alamitos Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Los Alamitos Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married50.3%49.7%
All46.4%53.6%
Female44.4%55.6%
Non Family43.3%56.7%
Male38%62%

46.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Los Alamitos Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All4,1152.7546.4
Married1,8803.4850.3
Male2162.8838
Female7953.2244.4
Non Family1,2241.3143.3

3.29

Average Family Size

2.75

Average Household Size

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Los Alamitos Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2963.69%
9th to 12th Grade3824.76%
High School Graduate1,45218.10%
Some College1,76522.01%
Associates Degree5606.98%
Bachelors Degree2,52231.45%
Graduate Degree1,04313.00%
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Los Alamitos Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Los Alamitos Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Asian1,2541,200917
White4,1844,0021,954
2+ Races563496262
Black390319128
Hispanic1,8641,564413
Other Race707584100
Native American44
Islander3220

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 73.13%.

Los Alamitos Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$51,234$55,042$45,750
Less Than 9th Grade$25,341$42,273$9,583
High School Graduate$35,962$36,897$25,547
Some College$43,289$58,375$36,636
Bachelors Degree$56,500$64,412$52,755
Graduate Degree$92,436$116,481$85,962

$51,234

Average Earnings

$55,042

Average Male

$45,750

Average Female

Los Alamitos Earnings by Educational Attainment

Los Alamitos Language by Age

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Los Alamitos Language

72.78% of Los Alamitos residents speak only English, while 27.22% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 13.36% of the population.

Los Alamitos Language

Los Alamitos Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black61015625.57%
Islander50714.00%
Hispanic3,14436411.58%
Multiple1,1441039.00%
White5,3923636.73%
Asian1,638774.70%
Other178NaN%

9.08%

Overall Poverty Rate

7.88%

Male Poverty Rate

10.14%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Los Alamitos

The race most likely to be in poverty in Los Alamitos is Black, with 25.57% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Los Alamitos is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.17%. Among those working part-time, it was 11.12%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 14.54%.

Los Alamitos Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade26.92%
High School10.55%
Some College9.93%
Bachelors or Greater2.83%

Los Alamitos Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed2.28%
Male Unemployed17.46%
Female Employed5.32%
Female Unemployed12.46%

Los Alamitos Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Los Alamitos Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$89,323$112,391
Families$103,750$125,843
Married Families$117,813-
Non Families$61,136$73,580
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Income by Household Type

Los Alamitos Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

45.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

49.5%

Male Marriage Rate

42.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Los Alamitos Married by Age and Sex

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Los Alamitos Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 45-54, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Los Alamitos Marital Status by Race

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Los Alamitos Marital Status

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584

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War95
First Gulf War109
Vietnam240
Korea68
World War II43

Los Alamitos Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 34
35 to 5480
55 to 64178
65 to 74136
75+190

Los Alamitos Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White4578.19%
Black10222.03%
Asian80.59%
Other Race172.15%
Hispanic833.93%

Los Alamitos Veterans by Race

Los Alamitos Veterans by Education

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15.45%

Veteran Poverty Rate

32.29%

Veteran Disability Rate

Los Alamitos Veterans by Education

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66.2%

Labor Force Participation

61.3%

Employment Rate

6.9%

Unemployment Rate

Los Alamitos Employment by Age

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Los Alamitos Employment by Race

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Los Alamitos 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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66.82%

Born in Los Alamitos

84.67%

Native Born

15.33%

Foreign Born

5.03%

Non Citizen

10.30%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

84.67% of Los Alamitos residents were born in the United States, with 66.82% having been born in California. 5.03% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Los Alamitos Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
19604,3120.00%
197011,3467,03410.16%
198011,5291830.16%
199011,6761470.13%
200011,536-140-0.12%
201011,449-87-0.08%
201111,482330.29%
201211,515330.29%
201311,548330.29%
201411,581330.29%
201511,614330.28%
201611,647330.28%
201711,680330.28%
201811,713330.28%
201911,746330.28%
202011,780340.29%
202111,813330.28%
202211,846330.28%

Los Alamitos Population by Year