Los Alamitos, California Population 2021

11,281
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Los Alamitos is a city located in California. With a 2020 population of 11,281, it is the 362nd largest city in California and the 2857th largest city in the United States. Los Alamitos is currently declining at a rate of -0.52% annually and its population has decreased by -1.47% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 11,449 in 2010. Los Alamitos reached it's highest population of 11,676 in 1990. Spanning over 4 miles, Los Alamitos has a population density of 2,804 people per square mile.

The average household income in Los Alamitos is $113,383 with a poverty rate of 10.39%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,823 per month, and the median house value is $761,200. The median age in Los Alamitos is 39.7 years, 37.3 years for males, and 42.7 years for females. For every 100 females there are 93.5 males.

Los Alamitos Demographics

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

  • White: 62.55%
  • Asian: 14.57%
  • Other race: 8.27%
  • Two or more races: 8.19%
  • Black or African American: 6.18%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.19%
  • Native American: 0.04%
The current population of Los Alamitos, California is 11,281, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 11,458.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 11,449.

Los Alamitos, California Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White7,21462.55%
Asian1,68114.57%
Some Other Race9548.27%
Two or More Races9458.19%
Black or African American7136.18%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander220.19%
American Indian and Alaska Native50.04%
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Los Alamitos Population by Race

Los Alamitos Population Pyramid 2021

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Los Alamitos Median Age

39.7


Total

37.3


Male

42.7


Female

Los Alamitos Adults

There are 8,938 adults, (1,876 of whom are seniors) in Los Alamitos.

Los Alamitos Age Dependency

63.3

Age Dependency Ratio

26.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

36.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Los Alamitos Sex Ratio

Female

5,960

51.67%

Male

5,574

48.33%

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
Married48.9%51.1%
All42.5%57.5%
Non Family40%60%
Female33.4%66.6%
Male24.6%75.4%

42.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Los Alamitos Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All4,0922.7742.5
Married1,9923.4848.9
Non Family1,2091.2940
Female7163.1733.4
Male1753.3424.6

3.31

Average Family Size

2.77

Average Household Size

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Los Alamitos Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade3203.90%
9th to 12th Grade4024.90%
High School Graduate1,47317.95%
Some College1,62719.83%
Associates Degree6347.73%
Bachelors Degree2,51730.68%
Graduate Degree1,23115.00%
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Los Alamitos Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Los Alamitos Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Total High School Bachelors
White4,3664,2031,990
Hispanic1,8141,413426
Asian1,3111,246960
Other Race681492131
Black468405183
Multiple Races303288220
Islander15
Native American55

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 73.23%.

Los Alamitos Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$50,336$54,253$43,993
Less Than High School$23,519$26,136$10,333
High School Grad$32,500$40,833$26,250
Some College$42,171$50,964$36,591
Bachelors Degree$54,688$64,884$49,309
Graduate Degree$80,491$105,694$79,000

$50,336

Average Earnings

$54,253

Average Male

$43,993

Average Female

Los Alamitos Earnings by Educational Attainment

Los Alamitos Language by Age

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Los Alamitos Language

77.25% of Los Alamitos residents speak only English, while 22.75% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Asian and Pacific Island languages, which is spoken by 10.33% of the population.

Los Alamitos Language

Los Alamitos Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic3,09650916.44%
White5,3993957.32%
Other95431232.70%
Black70316323.19%
Multiple943687.21%
Asian1,662583.49%
Islander22731.82%

10.39%

Overall Poverty Rate

9.14%

Male Poverty Rate

11.57%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Los Alamitos

The race most likely to be in poverty in Los Alamitos is Other, with 32.70% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Los Alamitos is Asian, with 3.49% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.47%. Among those working part-time, it was 10.41%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 16.95%.

Los Alamitos Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than High School29.10%
Some College10.49%
High School10.00%
Bachelors or Greater3.52%

Los Alamitos Poverty Rate by Education

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Name Poverty
Male Unemployed16.67%
Female Unemployed6.67%
Female Employed4.70%
Male Employed2.96%

Los Alamitos Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Los Alamitos Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$88,729$113,383
Families$104,934$130,383
Married Families$117,700-
Non Families$47,634$65,846
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Income by Household Type

Los Alamitos Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

47.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

51.0%

Male Marriage Rate

44.4%

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 Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Los Alamitos Marital Status by Race

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Los Alamitos Marital Status

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613

Number of Veterans

592

Male Veterans

21

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam265
First Gulf War118
Second Gulf War94
Korea65
World War II58

Los Alamitos Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
75+190
55 to 64183
65 to 74151
35 to 5489
18 to 34

Los Alamitos Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White4607.87%
Black11421.39%
Hispanic813.90%
Other212.98%
Asian181.26%

Los Alamitos Veterans by Race

Los Alamitos Veterans by Education

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18.84%

Veteran Poverty Rate

35.87%

Veteran Disability Rate

Los Alamitos Veterans by Education

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63.1%

Labor Force Participation

59.8%

Employment Rate

4.7%

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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64.98%

Born in California

84.36%

Native Born

15.64%

Foreign Born

4.57%

Non Citizen

11.07%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

84.36% of Los Alamitos residents were born in the United States, with 64.98% having been born in California. 4.57% 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

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202111,281-59-0.52%
202011,340-59-0.52%
201911,399-59-0.51%
201811,458-68-0.59%
201711,526-61-0.53%
201611,587-34-0.29%
201511,621-10-0.09%
201411,631340.29%
201311,597370.32%
201211,560680.59%
201111,4921010.89%
201011,391-145-0.13%
200011,536-140-0.12%
199011,6761470.13%
198011,5291830.16%
197011,3467,03410.16%
19604,3120.00%

Los Alamitos Population by Year