Montebello, California Population 2022

62,668
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Montebello is a city located in Los Angeles County California. With a 2020 population of 62,668, it is the 147th largest city in California and the 669th largest city in the United States. Montebello is currently growing at a rate of 0.02% annually and its population has increased by 0.04% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 62,640 in 2020. Spanning over 8 miles, Montebello has a population density of 7,521 people per square mile.

The average household income in Montebello is $74,004 with a poverty rate of 12.22%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,443 per month, and the median house value is $519,000. The median age in Montebello is 36.1 years, 34.2 years for males, and 38.2 years for females.

Montebello Demographics

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

  • White: 50.69%
  • Other race: 26.63%
  • Asian: 13.43%
  • Two or more races: 7.37%
  • Black or African American: 0.94%
  • Native American: 0.79%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.13%
The current population of Montebello, California is 62,668 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 62,640.

Montebello, California Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White31,78450.69%
Black or African American5910.94%
American Indian and Alaska Native4970.79%
Asian8,42313.43%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander840.13%
Some Other Race16,69826.63%
Two or More Races4,6207.37%
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Montebello Population by Race

Montebello Population Pyramid 2022

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Montebello Median Age

36.9


Total

35


Male

38.5


Female

Montebello Adults

There are 48,971 adults, (9,784 of whom are seniors) in Montebello.

Montebello Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

25

Old Age Dependency Ratio

35

Child Dependency Ratio

Montebello Sex Ratio

Female

32,227

51.40%

Male

30,470

48.60%

Montebello Population by Age

Montebello Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Montebello Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married53.1%46.9%
Non Family46.5%53.5%
All44.3%55.7%
Male34.9%65.1%
Female29.3%70.7%

44.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Montebello Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All18,8423.344.3
Married8,4223.8653.1
Male1,9833.6134.9
Female4,3013.9229.3
Non Family4,1361.3846.5

3.66

Average Family Size

3.3

Average Household Size

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Montebello Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade5,36612.39%
9th to 12th Grade5,58412.89%
High School Graduate11,61926.83%
Some College8,95220.67%
Associates Degree3,4167.89%
Bachelors Degree6,06414.00%
Graduate Degree2,3065.32%
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Montebello Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Montebello Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Asian6,5515,6573,051
White3,5303,015977
Black415336112
Islander664614
2+ Races3,4242,711705
Hispanic32,68323,3154,225
Other Race10,9658,0021,200
Native American37128327

The highest rate of high school graduation is among asian people with a rate of 86.35%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 46.57%.

Montebello Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$32,228$34,887$28,699
Less Than 9th Grade$24,568$27,436$20,530
High School Graduate$27,036$31,427$21,667
Some College$35,551$39,392$32,797
Bachelors Degree$47,470$51,449$45,762
Graduate Degree$74,732$67,917$80,591

$32,228

Average Earnings

$34,887

Average Male

$28,699

Average Female

Montebello Earnings by Educational Attainment

Montebello Language by Age

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Montebello Language

29.32% of Montebello residents speak only English, while 70.68% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 58.11% of the population.

Montebello Language

Montebello Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Native4966613.31%
Hispanic49,1086,24512.72%
Black5366612.31%
White4,10247011.46%
Asian8,41585510.16%
Islander8411.19%
Other1,915NaN%
Multiple4,5773317.23%

12.22%

Overall Poverty Rate

10.78%

Male Poverty Rate

13.57%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Montebello

The race most likely to be in poverty in Montebello is Native, with 13.31% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Montebello is Multiple, with 7.23% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.87%. Among those working part-time, it was 11.82%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 17.78%.

Montebello Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade14.41%
High School13.19%
Some College6.14%
Bachelors or Greater4.13%

Montebello Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed4.18%
Male Unemployed29.95%
Female Employed6.56%
Female Unemployed27.64%

Montebello Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Montebello Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$62,781$80,507
Families$66,367$82,810
Married Families$76,077$92,383
Non Families$31,855$48,577
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Income by Household Type

Montebello Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

39.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

41.7%

Male Marriage Rate

38.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Montebello Married by Age and Sex

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Montebello 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 55-64.

Montebello Marital Status by Race

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Montebello Marital Status

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1,358

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War203
First Gulf War267
Vietnam397
Korea197
World War II61

Montebello Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 34120
35 to 54284
55 to 64207
65 to 74348
75+399

Montebello Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White5262.16%
Black5611.72%
Native American6515.08%
Asian2112.98%
Other Race3292.60%
2+ Races1714.46%
Hispanic8932.38%

Montebello Veterans by Race

Montebello Veterans by Education

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10.97%

Veteran Poverty Rate

44.40%

Veteran Disability Rate

Montebello Veterans by Education

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65.2%

Labor Force Participation

60.5%

Employment Rate

7.1%

Unemployment Rate

Montebello Employment by Age

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Montebello Employment by Race

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Montebello 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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59.20%

Born in Montebello

63.29%

Native Born

36.71%

Foreign Born

17.13%

Non Citizen

19.58%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

63.29% of Montebello residents were born in the United States, with 59.20% having been born in California. 17.13% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Montebello Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
19305,4980.00%
19408,0162,5183.84%
195021,73513,71910.49%
196032,09710,3623.98%
197042,80710,7102.92%
198052,92910,1222.15%
199059,5646,6351.19%
200062,1502,5860.43%
201062,5003500.06%
201162,514140.02%
201262,528140.02%
201362,542140.02%
201462,556140.02%
201562,570140.02%
201662,584140.02%
201762,598140.02%
201862,612140.02%
201962,626140.02%
202062,640140.02%
202162,654140.02%
202262,668140.02%

Montebello Population by Year