Rancho Palos Verdes, California Population 2021

40,948
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Rancho Palos Verdes is a city located in California. With a 2020 population of 40,948, it is the 205th largest city in California and the 955th largest city in the United States. Rancho Palos Verdes is currently declining at a rate of -0.71% annually and its population has decreased by -1.67% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 41,643 in 2010. Rancho Palos Verdes reached it's highest population of 42,401 in 2015. Spanning over 13 miles, Rancho Palos Verdes has a population density of 3,040 people per square mile.

The average household income in Rancho Palos Verdes is $181,600 with a poverty rate of 4.11%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $2,643 per month, and the median house value is $1.16 Mn. The median age in Rancho Palos Verdes is 50 years, 49.8 years for males, and 50.2 years for females. For every 100 females there are 92.2 males.

Rancho Palos Verdes Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Rancho Palos Verdes was:

  • White: 56.07%
  • Asian: 31.28%
  • Two or more races: 6.25%
  • Other race: 3.42%
  • Black or African American: 1.87%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.87%
  • Native American: 0.25%
The current population of Rancho Palos Verdes, California is 40,948, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 41,821.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 41,643.

Rancho Palos Verdes, California Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White23,56756.07%
Asian13,14731.28%
Two or More Races2,6256.25%
Some Other Race1,4363.42%
Black or African American7851.87%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander3670.87%
American Indian and Alaska Native1030.25%
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Rancho Palos Verdes Population by Race

Rancho Palos Verdes Population Pyramid 2021

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Rancho Palos Verdes Median Age

50


Total

49.8


Male

50.2


Female

Rancho Palos Verdes Adults

There are 33,181 adults, (10,714 of whom are seniors) in Rancho Palos Verdes.

Rancho Palos Verdes Age Dependency

87.1

Age Dependency Ratio

47.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

39.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Rancho Palos Verdes Sex Ratio

Female

21,870

52.03%

Male

20,160

47.97%

Rancho Palos Verdes Population by Age

Rancho Palos Verdes Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Rancho Palos Verdes Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male82.2%17.8%
Married80%20%
All78%22%
Non Family76.5%23.5%
Female59.4%40.6%

78.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Rancho Palos Verdes Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All15,4882.6878
Married10,5573.1980
Non Family3,8311.1776.5
Female8363.1659.4
Male2642.8682.2

3.15

Average Family Size

2.68

Average Household Size

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Rancho Palos Verdes Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2780.90%
9th to 12th Grade5061.63%
High School Graduate2,7098.74%
Some College4,55514.70%
Associates Degree2,0026.46%
Bachelors Degree11,17136.06%
Graduate Degree9,75831.50%
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Rancho Palos Verdes Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Rancho Palos Verdes Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Total High School Bachelors
White17,00416,74911,535
Asian9,3799,1707,485
Hispanic3,1302,8831,129
Other Race1,104977242
Multiple Races974926499
Black491456267
Islander205205104
Native American555551

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 native american people with a rate of 92.73%.

Rancho Palos Verdes Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$76,318$103,267$55,417
Less Than High School$45,000$53,241$44,375
High School Grad$37,628$42,841$26,588
Some College$47,904$51,433$44,318
Bachelors Degree$82,718$106,250$55,805
Graduate Degree$109,084$133,607$84,341

$76,318

Average Earnings

$103,267

Average Male

$55,417

Average Female

Rancho Palos Verdes Earnings by Educational Attainment

Rancho Palos Verdes Language by Age

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Rancho Palos Verdes Language

63.11% of Rancho Palos Verdes residents speak only English, while 36.89% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Asian and Pacific Island languages, which is spoken by 22.66% of the population.

Rancho Palos Verdes Language

Rancho Palos Verdes Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White21,0309634.58%
Asian13,1123973.03%
Hispanic4,3301473.39%
Multiple2,5701154.47%
Black7709712.60%
Other1,419352.47%
Native9899.18%

4.11%

Overall Poverty Rate

2.93%

Male Poverty Rate

5.20%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Rancho Palos Verdes

The race most likely to be in poverty in Rancho Palos Verdes is Black, with 12.60% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Rancho Palos Verdes is Other, with 2.47% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.34%. Among those working part-time, it was 4.54%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 8.32%.

Rancho Palos Verdes Poverty

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Name Poverty
High School8.42%
Less Than High School8.13%
Some College6.23%
Bachelors or Greater3.58%

Rancho Palos Verdes Poverty Rate by Education

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Name Poverty
Female Unemployed10.77%
Female Employed1.82%
Male Unemployed1.44%
Male Employed1.43%

Rancho Palos Verdes Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Rancho Palos Verdes Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$138,557$181,600
Families$163,761$204,176
Married Families$173,657-
Non Families$64,792$108,428
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Income by Household Type

Rancho Palos Verdes Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

64.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

69.3%

Male Marriage Rate

60.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Rancho Palos Verdes Married by Age and Sex

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Rancho Palos Verdes 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 45-54.

Rancho Palos Verdes Marital Status by Race

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Rancho Palos Verdes Marital Status

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2,465

Number of Veterans

2,386

Male Veterans

79

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam952
Korea556
World War II238
First Gulf War238
Second Gulf War166

Rancho Palos Verdes Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
75+1,223
65 to 74730
55 to 64259
35 to 54161
18 to 3492

Rancho Palos Verdes Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White2,05410.25%
Asian2502.51%
Hispanic2266.64%
Black9518.45%
2 or More342.70%
Hawaiian2612.68%
Other60.54%

Rancho Palos Verdes Veterans by Race

Rancho Palos Verdes Veterans by Education

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4.10%

Veteran Poverty Rate

34.89%

Veteran Disability Rate

Rancho Palos Verdes Veterans by Education

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55.8%

Labor Force Participation

53.5%

Employment Rate

4%

Unemployment Rate

Rancho Palos Verdes Employment by Age

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Rancho Palos Verdes Employment by Race

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Rancho Palos Verdes 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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48.53%

Born in California

72.49%

Native Born

27.51%

Foreign Born

7.84%

Non Citizen

19.67%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

72.49% of Rancho Palos Verdes residents were born in the United States, with 48.53% having been born in California. 7.84% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Rancho Palos Verdes Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202140,948-291-0.71%
202041,239-291-0.70%
201941,530-291-0.70%
201841,821-315-0.75%
201742,136-167-0.39%
201642,303-98-0.23%
201542,401330.08%
201442,368420.10%
201342,3261240.29%
201242,2021750.42%
201142,0273350.80%
201041,6925470.13%
200041,145-514-0.12%
199041,6595,0821.31%
198036,5770.00%

Rancho Palos Verdes Population by Year