Signal Hill, California Population 2024

11,025

Signal Hill is a city located in Los Angeles County California. Signal Hill has a 2024 population of 11,025. Signal Hill is currently declining at a rate of -1.59% annually and its population has decreased by -6.64% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 11,809 in 2020.

The average household income in Signal Hill is $117,481 with a poverty rate of 9.54%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to - per month, and the median house value is -. The median age in Signal Hill is 36.8 years, 35.8 years for males, and 37.3 years for females.

Signal Hill Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Signal Hill was:

  • White: 39.54%
  • Asian: 22.63%
  • Two or more races: 14.89%
  • Other race: 12.43%
  • Black or African American: 9.41%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.71%
  • Native American: 0.38%
Land Area (mi²)
2.2 sq mi
Density (mi²)
5,032.80/sq mi
Growth Since 2020
-6.64% (-784)
The current population of Signal Hill, California is 11,025 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 11,809.

Signal Hill, California Population 2024

Population by Race

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Race
Population
Percentage (of total)
White4,61839.54%
Asian2,64322.63%
Two or more races1,73914.89%
Other race1,45212.43%
Black or African American1,0999.41%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander830.71%
Native American440.38%
showing: 7 rows

White

Asian

Two or more races

Other race

Black or African American

Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander

Native American

Signal Hill Population by Race

Signal Hill Population Pyramid 2024

Signal Hill Median Age

36.8

Total

35.8

Male

37.3

Female

Signal Hill Adults

There are 9,401 adults, (1,343 of whom are seniors) in Signal Hill.

Signal Hill Age Dependency

44.9

Age Dependency Ratio

16.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

28.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Signal Hill Sex Ratio

Female5,85150.1%
Male5,82749.9%

Signal Hill Population by Age

Signal Hill Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Household Type
Count
Average Size
Owner
Renter
All4,5632.5452.647.4
Non Family1,9821.4152.147.9
Married1,7143.5256.643.4
Female5803.1750.549.5
Male2873.3435.564.5
showing: 5 rows

3.35

Average Family Size

2.54

Average Household Size

52.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Married

Male

Female

NonFamily

owner

renter

Signal Hill Households and Families

Male

Female

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Less Than 9th Grade

9th to 12th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Associates Degree

Bachelors Degree

Graduate Degree

Signal Hill Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Signal Hill Educational Attainment by Race

High School Graduation Rate

Bachelors Rate

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The highest rate of high school graduation is among native american people with a rate of 100%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 56.56%.

Signal Hill Educational Attainment by Race

All

Male

Female

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$60,607

Average Earnings

$60,625

Average Male

$60,577

Average Female

Signal Hill Earnings by Educational Attainment

Signal Hill Language by Age

Only English

Spanish

Other Indo-European Languages

Asian and Pacific Island Languages

Other Languages

Signal Hill Language

61.75% of Signal Hill residents speak only English, while 38.25% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 21.71% of the population.

Signal Hill Language

Signal Hill Poverty by Race

rate

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Name
Total
In Poverty
Poverty Rate
Hispanic4,60547410.29%
Asian2,6362539.6%
Multiple1,73920511.79%
Black1,09120118.42%
White2,6751314.9%
Other1,448956.56%
Native44613.64%
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9.54%

Overall Poverty Rate

6.94%

Male Poverty Rate

12.13%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Signal Hill

The race most likely to be in poverty in Signal Hill is Black, with 18.42% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Signal Hill is White, with 4.9% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.97%. Among those working part-time, it was 9.57%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 15.89%.

Signal Hill Poverty

rate

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Rate
Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade23.16%
High School14.47%
Some College5.4%
Bachelors or Greater2.55%
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Signal Hill Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate
Poverty
Female Unemployed5.69%
Female Employed5.17%
Male Employed3.02%
Male Unemployed
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Signal Hill Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Signal Hill Income by Household Type

Households

Families

MarriedFamilies

NonFamilies

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mean

median

Income by Household Type

Signal Hill Marital Status

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Marriage Rates

40.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

44.1%

Male Marriage Rate

37.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Signal Hill Married by Age and Sex

male

female

Signal Hill 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.

Signal Hill Marital Status by Race

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Signal Hill Marital Status

Second Gulf War

First Gulf War

Vietnam

Korea

World War II

287

Number of Veterans

271

Male Veterans

16

Female Veterans

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Signal Hill Veterans by War

count

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Signal Hill Veterans by Age

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Signal Hill Veterans by Race

Signal Hill Veterans by Education

Less Than 9th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Bachelors or Greater

5.23%

Veteran Poverty Rate

17.77%

Veteran Disability Rate

Signal Hill Veterans by Education

LaborForceParticipation

70.6%

Labor Force Participation

67%

Employment Rate

4.6%

Unemployment Rate

Signal Hill Employment by Age

LaborForceParticipation

Signal Hill Employment by Race

LaborForceParticipation

Signal Hill Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

Europe

Asia

Africa

Oceania

Latin America

North America

Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

Europe

Asia

Africa

Oceania

Latin America

North America

63.08%

Born in Signal Hill

75.26%

Native Born

24.74%

Foreign Born

6.84%

Non Citizen

17.9%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

75.26% of Signal Hill residents were born in the United States, with 63.08% having been born in California. 6.84% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Signal Hill Place of Birth

Note: data after 2022 is projected based on recent change

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Year
Population
Growth
Growth Rate
202910,135-178-1.73%
202810,313-178-1.7%
202710,491-178-1.67%
202610,669-178-1.64%
202510,847-178-1.61%
202411,025-178-1.59%
202311,203-178-1.56%
202211,381-178-1.54%
202111,559-250-2.12%
202011,8093963.47%
201911,413-95-0.83%
201811,508210.18%
201711,487270.24%
201611,460-40-0.35%
201511,500660.58%
201411,4341401.24%
201311,2941121%
201211,182790.71%
201111,103790.72%
201011,0241,69118.12%
20009,33396211.49%
19908,3712,63745.99%
19805,7341462.61%
19705,58896120.77%
19604,62758714.53%
19504,04085626.88%
19403,1842528.59%
19302,932
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Signal Hill Population by Year