Population Demographics for Compton, California in 2020, 2019



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Population Demographics by Race

RacePopulation% of Total
Total Population96,455100
Hispanic or Latino62,66964
Some Other Race34,91436
Black or African American31,68832
White24,94225
Two or More Races3,2463
Native Hawaiian Pacific Islander718Below 1%
American Indian655Below 1%
Asian292Below 1%
Three or more races192Below 1%

Population Demographics by Race and gender.

MaleFemaleTotal
Total Population46,94649,50996,455
Hispanic or Latino31,73830,93162,669
Some Other Race17,58517,32934,914
Black or African American14,27217,41631,688
White12,68312,25924,942
Two or More Races1,6431,6033,246
Native Hawaiian Pacific Islander316402718
American Indian322333655
Asian125167292
Three or more races85107192

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Demographic population totals

Total population in Compton

 
Total Population:96,455
Male Population:46,946
Female Population:49,509

Demographic median age by sex

Median age in Compton

 
Both sexes28
Male26
Female29

Demographic sex by age for the population in households

Population in households in Compton

 
Total Population:95,700
Male Population:46,537
Under 5 years:4,502
5 to 9 years:4,341
10 to 14 years:4,517
15 to 17 years:2,853
18 and 19 years:1,832
20 years:846
21 years:780
22 to 24 years:2,388
25 to 29 years:3,489
30 to 34 years:3,320
35 to 39 years:3,046
40 to 44 years:2,981
45 to 49 years:2,914
50 to 54 years:2,600
55 to 59 years:1,979
60 and 61 years:611
62 to 64 years:716
65 and 66 years:368
67 to 69 years:533
70 to 74 years:744
75 to 79 years:534
80 to 84 years:389
85 years and over:254
Female Population:49,163
Under 5 years:4,358
5 to 9 years:4,139
10 to 14 years:4,342
15 to 17 years:2,820
18 and 19 years:1,845
20 years:911
21 years:838
22 to 24 years:2,403
25 to 29 years:3,547
30 to 34 years:3,470
35 to 39 years:3,333
40 to 44 years:3,183
45 to 49 years:3,091
50 to 54 years:2,820
55 to 59 years:2,260
60 and 61 years:696
62 to 64 years:872
65 and 66 years:513
67 to 69 years:711
70 to 74 years:1,098
75 to 79 years:822
80 to 84 years:600
85 years and over:491

Demographic average population of home by age

Average household size in Compton

 
Total:4
Under 18 years:1
18 years and over:2

Demographic household type

Number of occupied homes in Compton

 
Total:23,062
Family led homes:19,263
Husband-wife family:10,536
Other family:8,727
Population of male led with no wife present:2,354
Population female led with no husband present:6,373
Population of Nonfamily homes:3,799
Population living alone:2,979
Population not living alone:820

Demographic population of homes with people under 18 years old by type

Total occupied homes in Compton with people under 18 years old:

 
Total:23,062
Population of homes with one or more people under 18 years:13,376
Population of family homes:13,264
Husband-wife family:7,519
Under 6 years only:1,128
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:3,020
6 to 17 years only:3,371
Other family:5,745
Male householder, no wife present:1,489
Under 6 years only:314
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:502
6 to 17 years only:673
Female led with no husband present:4,256
Under 6 years only:732
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:1,289
6 to 17 years only:2,235
Nonfamily households:112
Male led households:63
Under 6 years only:19
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:10
6 to 17 years only:34
Female led householder:49
Under 6 years only:12
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:5
6 to 17 years only:32
Households with no people under 18 years:9,686
Family households:5,999
Husband-wife family:3,017
Other family:2,982
Male led with no wife present:865
Female led with no husband present:2,117
Nonfamily households:3,687
Male led householder:1,631
Female led householder:2,056

Demographic type of home by age of owner-renter

Total number led homes in Compton, by type

 
Total Home Population:23,062
Population of Family homes:19,263
Population of 15 to 24 year olds:629
Population of 25 to 34 year olds:3,291
Population of 35 to 44 year olds:4,895
Population of 45 to 54 year olds:4,729
Population of 55 to 59 year olds:1,678
Population of 60 to 64 year olds:1,127
Population of 65 to 74 year olds:1,625
Population of 75 to 84 year olds:1,011
Population of 85 year olds and over:278
Population of Nonfamily Homes:3,799
Population of 15 to 24 year olds:108
Population of 25 to 34 year olds:322
Population of 35 to 44 year olds:411
Population of 45 to 54 year olds:752
Population of 55 to 59 year olds:444
Population of 60 to 64 year olds:381
Population of 65 to 74 year olds:670
Population of 75 to 84 year olds:500
Population of 85 year olds and over:211

Demographic population of homes with people 60 year olds and over

households in Compton containing people over 60

 
Total Population:23,062
Population of homes with one or more people 60 years and over:7,515
1-person household:1,539
2-or-more-person household:5,976
Family households:5,682
Nonfamily households:294
Population of homes with no people 60 years and over:15,547
1-person household:1,440
2-or-more-person household:14,107
Family homes:13,581
Nonfamily homes:526

Demographic population of multigenerational homes

homes in Compton with multiple generations.

 
Total Population:23,062
Home has three or more generations:4,013
Home does not have three or more generations:19,049

Demographic presence of unmarried partner of home owner-renter

Unmarried population in Compton under 18 years old in homes

 
Total Population:31,862
Unmarried partner of home lead present:3,444
In family homes:3,408
Population of male led and male partner homes:74
Population of male led and female partner households:1,744
Population of female led and female partner households:181
Population of female led and male partner households:1,409
In nonfamily homes:36
Population of male led and male partner homes:0
Population of male led and female partner homes:22
Population of female led and female partner homes:5
Population of female led and male partner homes:9
No unmarried partner of home lead present:28,418
In family homes:28,263
Population of husband-wife family homes:18,898
Population of male lead with no wife present, family homes:1,548
Population of female lead with no husband present, family homes:7,817
In nonfamily homes:155

Demographic population in families by age

Population in families living in Compton

 
Total Population:84,949
Population Under 18 years:30,745
Population 18 years and over:54,204

Demographic tenure of people in homes

How long in Compton have lived in one place.

 
Total:23,062
Population of Owner occupied homes:12,726
Family home:10,776
Nonfamily homess:1,950
Male led home:782
Living alone:594
Not living alone:188
Female led home:1,168
Living alone:978
Not living alone:190
Population of Renter occupied homes:10,336
Family run homes:8,487
Husband-wife family:3,967
Other family:4,520
Male led with no wife present:1,178
Female led with no husband present:3,342
Nonfamily Homes:1,849
Male led homes:912
Male living alone:651
Male not living alone:261
Female led homes:937
Females living alone:756
Females not living alone:181