Los Alamitos, California Population 2024

11,258

Los Alamitos is a city located in Orange County California. Los Alamitos has a 2024 population of 11,258. Los Alamitos is currently declining at a rate of -1.28% annually and its population has decreased by -4.36% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 11,771 in 2020.

The average household income in Los Alamitos is $132,552 with a poverty rate of 8.76%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to - per month, and the median house value is -. The median age in Los Alamitos is 37.3 years, 36.7 years for males, and 38 years for females.

Los Alamitos Demographics

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

  • White: 54.31%
  • Asian: 15.9%
  • Other race: 13.75%
  • Two or more races: 11.5%
  • Black or African American: 3.98%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.3%
  • Native American: 0.26%
Land Area (mi²)
4.0 sq mi
Density (mi²)
2,798.10/sq mi
Growth Since 2020
-4.36% (-513)
The current population of Los Alamitos, California is 11,258 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 11,771.

Los Alamitos, California Population 2024

Population by Race

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Race
Population
Percentage (of total)
White6,36954.31%
Asian1,86515.9%
Other race1,61313.75%
Two or more races1,34911.5%
Black or African American4673.98%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander350.3%
Native American300.26%
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White

Asian

Other race

Two or more races

Black or African American

Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander

Native American

Los Alamitos Population by Race

Los Alamitos Population Pyramid 2024

Los Alamitos Median Age

37.3

Total

36.7

Male

38

Female

Los Alamitos Adults

There are 8,889 adults, (1,581 of whom are seniors) in Los Alamitos.

Los Alamitos Age Dependency

60.5

Age Dependency Ratio

21.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

38.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Los Alamitos Sex Ratio

Female6,23253.14%
Male5,49646.86%

Los Alamitos Population by Age

Los Alamitos Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Household Type
Count
Average Size
Owner
Renter
All4,1522.7742.457.6
Married1,8673.4849.150.9
Non Family1,2161.2534.665.4
Female8293.2742.257.8
Male2403.283070
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3.31

Average Family Size

2.77

Average Household Size

42.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Married

Male

Female

NonFamily

owner

renter

Los Alamitos Households and Families

Male

Female

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Less Than 9th Grade

9th to 12th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Associates Degree

Bachelors Degree

Graduate Degree

Los Alamitos Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Los Alamitos Educational Attainment by Race

High School Graduation Rate

Bachelors Rate

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The highest rate of high school graduation is among native american people with a rate of 100%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among native american people with a rate of 100%.

Los Alamitos Educational Attainment by Race

All

Male

Female

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$56,894

Average Earnings

$71,048

Average Male

$45,064

Average Female

Los Alamitos Earnings by Educational Attainment

Los Alamitos Language by Age

Only English

Spanish

Other Indo-European Languages

Asian and Pacific Island Languages

Other Languages

Los Alamitos Language

71.53% of Los Alamitos residents speak only English, while 28.47% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 14.72% of the population.

Los Alamitos Language

Los Alamitos Poverty by Race

rate

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Name
Total
In Poverty
Poverty Rate
Hispanic3,7753429.06%
White5,1142544.97%
Other1,60525215.7%
Asian1,83320211.02%
Black45816235.37%
Multiple1,3431259.31%
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8.76%

Overall Poverty Rate

6.88%

Male Poverty Rate

10.43%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Los Alamitos

The race most likely to be in poverty in Los Alamitos is Black, with 35.37% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Los Alamitos is White, with 4.97% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.65%. Among those working part-time, it was 12.16%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 13.98%.

Los Alamitos Poverty

rate

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Rate
Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade18.55%
High School13.47%
Some College8.35%
Bachelors or Greater3.13%
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Los Alamitos Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate
Poverty
Female Unemployed21.95%
Male Unemployed13.04%
Female Employed5.36%
Male Employed2.73%
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Los Alamitos Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Los Alamitos Income by Household Type

Households

Families

MarriedFamilies

NonFamilies

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mean

median

Income by Household Type

Los Alamitos Marital Status

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Marriage Rates

45.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

49.9%

Male Marriage Rate

41.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Los Alamitos Married by Age and Sex

male

female

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

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Los Alamitos Marital Status

Second Gulf War

First Gulf War

Vietnam

Korea

World War II

390

Number of Veterans

366

Male Veterans

24

Female Veterans

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Los Alamitos Veterans by War

count

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Los Alamitos Veterans by Age

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Los Alamitos Veterans by Race

Los Alamitos Veterans by Education

Less Than 9th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Bachelors or Greater

3.59%

Veteran Poverty Rate

37.95%

Veteran Disability Rate

Los Alamitos Veterans by Education

LaborForceParticipation

69.9%

Labor Force Participation

64%

Employment Rate

7.4%

Unemployment Rate

Los Alamitos Employment by Age

LaborForceParticipation

Los Alamitos Employment by Race

LaborForceParticipation

Los Alamitos 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

70.8%

Born in Los Alamitos

85.03%

Native Born

14.97%

Foreign Born

5.18%

Non Citizen

9.8%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

85.03% of Los Alamitos residents were born in the United States, with 70.8% having been born in California. 5.18% 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: data after 2022 is projected based on recent change

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Year
Population
Growth
Growth Rate
202910,528-146-1.37%
202810,674-146-1.35%
202710,820-146-1.33%
202610,966-146-1.31%
202511,112-146-1.3%
202411,258-146-1.28%
202311,404-146-1.26%
202211,550-146-1.25%
202111,696-75-0.64%
202011,7713322.9%
201911,439-71-0.62%
201811,510-90-0.78%
201711,600-51-0.44%
201611,651-2-0.02%
201511,653220.19%
201411,631350.3%
201311,596730.63%
201211,523760.66%
201111,447900.79%
201011,357-179-1.55%
200011,536-140-1.2%
199011,6761471.28%
198011,5291831.61%
197011,3467,034163.13%
19604,312
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Los Alamitos Population by Year