Westminster is a city located in Orange County California. With a 2020 population of 91,153, it is the 91st largest city in California and the 404th largest city in the United States. Westminster is currently growing at a rate of 0.13% annually and its population has increased by 0.27% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 90,911 in 2020. Spanning over 10 miles, Westminster has a population density of 9,080 people per square mile.
The average household income in Westminster is $89,386 with a poverty rate of 15.45%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,686 per month, and the median house value is $624,000. The median age in Westminster is 41.8 years, 40.8 years for males, and 42.7 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Westminsterwas:
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The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 94.26%.
The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 32.07%.
36.10% of Westminster residents speak only English, while 63.90% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Asian and Pacific Island languages, which is spoken by 45.38% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Westminster is Islander, with 30.94% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Westminster is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.45%. Among those working part-time, it was 14.94%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 24.48%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Westminster
55.12% of Westminster residents were born in the United States, with 44.42% having been born in California. 12.27% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.