Paramount is a city located in California. With a 2020 population of 53,347, it is the 174th largest city in California and the 743rd largest city in the United States. Paramount is currently declining at a rate of -0.57% annually and its population has decreased by -1.39% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 54,098 in 2010. Paramount reached it's highest population of 55,266 in 2000. Spanning over 5 miles, Paramount has a population density of 11,281 people per square mile.
The average household income in Paramount is $64,698 with a poverty rate of 16.67%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,388 per month, and the median house value is $343,800. The median age in Paramount is 30.9 years, 29.8 years for males, and 32.1 years for females. For every 100 females there are 101.7 males.