Rowland Heights, California Population 2022

48,079
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Rowland Heights is a city located in Los Angeles County California. With a 2020 population of 48,079, it is the 197th largest city in California and the 918th largest city in the United States. Rowland Heights is currently declining at a rate of -0.16% annually and its population has decreased by -3.68% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 49,914 in 2020. Spanning over 13 miles, Rowland Heights has a population density of 3,677 people per square mile.

The average household income in Rowland Heights is $96,270 with a poverty rate of 10.23%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,611 per month, and the median house value is $655,400. The median age in Rowland Heights is 41.4 years, 39.4 years for males, and 43.4 years for females.

Rowland Heights Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Rowland Heightswas:

  • Asian: 64.72%
  • White: 16.38%
  • Other race: 12.95%
  • Two or more races: 3.62%
  • Black or African American: 1.36%
  • Native American: 0.51%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.46%
The current population of Rowland Heights, California is 48,079 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 49,914.

Rowland Heights, California Population 2022

Population by Race

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Rowland Heights Population by Race

Rowland Heights Population Pyramid 2022

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Rowland Heights Median Age

42.4


Total

40.8


Male

43.9


Female

Rowland Heights Adults

There are 40,265 adults, (9,891 of whom are seniors) in Rowland Heights.

Rowland Heights Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

32.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

31.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Rowland Heights Sex Ratio

Female

25,679

51.45%

Male

24,235

48.55%

Rowland Heights Population by Age

Rowland Heights Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Rowland Heights Household Types

66.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Rowland Heights Households and Families

3.6

Average Family Size

3.29

Average Household Size

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Rowland Heights Households by Type

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Rowland Heights Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Rowland Heights Educational Attainment by Race

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The highest rate of high school graduation is among islander people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 49.02%.

Rowland Heights Educational Attainment by Race

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$40,918

Average Earnings

$44,452

Average Male

$36,188

Average Female

Rowland Heights Earnings by Educational Attainment

Rowland Heights Language by Age

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Rowland Heights Language

22.13% of Rowland Heights residents speak only English, while 77.87% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Asian and Pacific Island languages, which is spoken by 57.43% of the population.

Rowland Heights Language

Rowland Heights Poverty by Race

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10.23%

Overall Poverty Rate

9.23%

Male Poverty Rate

11.17%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Rowland Heights

The race most likely to be in poverty in Rowland Heights is Black, with 13.78% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Rowland Heights is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.94%. Among those working part-time, it was 6.50%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 18.30%.

Rowland Heights Poverty

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Rowland Heights Poverty Rate by Education

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Rowland Heights Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Rowland Heights Income by Household Type

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Income by Household Type

Rowland Heights Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

56.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

58.3%

Male Marriage Rate

54.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Rowland Heights Married by Age and Sex

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Rowland Heights 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 45-54.

Rowland Heights Marital Status by Race

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Rowland Heights Marital Status

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1,187

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

Rowland Heights Veterans by War

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Rowland Heights Veterans by Age

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Rowland Heights Veterans by Race

Rowland Heights Veterans by Education

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6.41%

Veteran Poverty Rate

26.92%

Veteran Disability Rate

Rowland Heights Veterans by Education

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61%

Labor Force Participation

57.7%

Employment Rate

5.2%

Unemployment Rate

Rowland Heights Employment by Age

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Rowland Heights Employment by Race

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Rowland Heights 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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38.86%

Born in Rowland Heights

44.98%

Native Born

55.02%

Foreign Born

19.77%

Non Citizen

35.26%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

44.98% of Rowland Heights residents were born in the United States, with 38.86% having been born in California. 19.77% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Rowland Heights Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected

Rowland Heights Population by Year