Pico Rivera, California Population 2022

61,918
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Pico Rivera is a city located in Los Angeles County California. With a 2020 population of 61,918, it is the 152nd largest city in California and the 683rd largest city in the United States. Pico Rivera is currently declining at a rate of -0.14% annually and its population has decreased by -0.27% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 62,088 in 2020. Spanning over 9 miles, Pico Rivera has a population density of 7,465 people per square mile.

The average household income in Pico Rivera is $80,793 with a poverty rate of 9.11%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,393 per month, and the median house value is $464,700. The median age in Pico Rivera is 37.1 years, 37 years for males, and 37.2 years for females.

Pico Rivera Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Pico Riverawas:

  • White: 45.88%
  • Other race: 43.09%
  • Two or more races: 5.62%
  • Asian: 3.59%
  • Black or African American: 0.93%
  • Native American: 0.82%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.08%
The current population of Pico Rivera, California is 61,918 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 62,088.

Pico Rivera, California Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White28,67645.88%
Black or African American5800.93%
American Indian and Alaska Native5120.82%
Asian2,2443.59%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander500.08%
Some Other Race26,93543.09%
Two or More Races3,5105.62%
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Pico Rivera Population by Race

Pico Rivera Population Pyramid 2022

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Pico Rivera Median Age

38.6


Total

38.1


Male

39.2


Female

Pico Rivera Adults

There are 49,280 adults, (9,883 of whom are seniors) in Pico Rivera.

Pico Rivera Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

25.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

33.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Pico Rivera Sex Ratio

Female

32,483

51.97%

Male

30,024

48.03%

Pico Rivera Population by Age

Pico Rivera Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Pico Rivera Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married76.4%23.6%
Male74.9%25.1%
All70.2%29.8%
Female61.9%38.1%
Non Family59.6%40.4%

70.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Pico Rivera Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All17,0603.6470.2
Married9,2044.2976.4
Male1,2604.1374.9
Female3,1164.1661.9
Non Family3,4801.2659.6

4.1

Average Family Size

3.64

Average Household Size

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Pico Rivera Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade7,67917.86%
9th to 12th Grade4,67010.86%
High School Graduate13,12730.54%
Some College8,74720.35%
Associates Degree2,9416.84%
Bachelors Degree4,2569.90%
Graduate Degree1,5703.65%
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Pico Rivera Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Pico Rivera Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Islander504542
Asian1,9031,496806
Black38736587
White2,6242,212578
2+ Races2,4791,577382
Native American45639366
Hispanic37,99726,4994,289
Other Race17,85712,0291,486

The highest rate of high school graduation is among black people with a rate of 94.32%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among islander people with a rate of 84.00%.

Pico Rivera Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$37,085$42,225$31,693
Less Than 9th Grade$27,925$35,263$20,166
High School Graduate$37,035$42,874$28,442
Some College$37,796$42,650$34,411
Bachelors Degree$55,715$69,536$47,566
Graduate Degree$66,411$64,321$68,333

$37,085

Average Earnings

$42,225

Average Male

$31,693

Average Female

Pico Rivera Earnings by Educational Attainment

Pico Rivera Language by Age

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Pico Rivera Language

32.58% of Pico Rivera residents speak only English, while 67.42% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 63.92% of the population.

Pico Rivera Language

Pico Rivera Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White2,86957319.97%
Black531539.98%
Native508458.86%
Asian2,2231034.63%
Other2,414NaN%
Multiple3,50542712.18%
Hispanic56,0604,8948.73%

9.11%

Overall Poverty Rate

7.62%

Male Poverty Rate

10.48%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Pico Rivera

The race most likely to be in poverty in Pico Rivera is White, with 19.97% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Pico Rivera is Hispanic, with 8.73% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.81%. Among those working part-time, it was 6.81%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 19.00%.

Pico Rivera Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade13.45%
High School10.39%
Some College7.02%
Bachelors or Greater2.40%

Pico Rivera Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed2.12%
Male Unemployed13.64%
Female Employed3.51%
Female Unemployed22.92%

Pico Rivera Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Pico Rivera Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$70,620$87,484
Families$76,449$93,568
Married Families$86,014-
Non Families$27,014$44,939
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Income by Household Type

Pico Rivera Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

43.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

45.1%

Male Marriage Rate

41.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Pico Rivera Married by Age and Sex

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Pico Rivera 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 55-64.

Pico Rivera Marital Status by Race

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Pico Rivera Marital Status

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1,674

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War341
First Gulf War233
Vietnam469
Korea148
World War II59

Pico Rivera Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 34181
35 to 54468
55 to 64218
65 to 74351
75+456

Pico Rivera Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White9904.34%
Black153.62%
Native American173.38%
Asian1085.48%
Other Race4852.34%
2+ Races592.12%
Hispanic1,4063.19%

Pico Rivera Veterans by Race

Pico Rivera Veterans by Education

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6.74%

Veteran Poverty Rate

32.83%

Veteran Disability Rate

Pico Rivera Veterans by Education

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62.2%

Labor Force Participation

59.8%

Employment Rate

3.9%

Unemployment Rate

Pico Rivera Employment by Age

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Pico Rivera Employment by Race

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Pico Rivera 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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63.49%

Born in Pico Rivera

68.89%

Native Born

31.11%

Foreign Born

12.06%

Non Citizen

19.05%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

68.89% of Pico Rivera residents were born in the United States, with 63.49% having been born in California. 12.06% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Pico Rivera Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
19402,6000.00%
196049,15046,55015.83%
197054,1705,0200.98%
198053,387-783-0.15%
199059,1775,7901.03%
200063,4284,2510.70%
201062,942-486-0.08%
201162,857-85-0.14%
201262,772-85-0.14%
201362,687-85-0.14%
201462,602-85-0.14%
201562,517-85-0.14%
201662,432-85-0.14%
201762,347-85-0.14%
201862,262-85-0.14%
201962,177-85-0.14%
202062,088-89-0.14%
202162,003-85-0.14%
202261,918-85-0.14%

Pico Rivera Population by Year