|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Bell is 32,831. Bell, California is the 1,204th largest city in the US.
Bell is located entirely in Los Angeles County.
The peak population of Bell was in 2000, when its population was 36,708. In 2000, Bell was the 874th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 1,204th largest city in the US. Bell is currently 10.6% smaller than it was in 2000.
Bell has shrunk 10.5% since the year 2000. Bell, California's growth is extremely below average. 94% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
Bell has a population density of 14,185.1 people per square mile.
|1139||San Juan Capistrano||34,955||3.1%|
|1210||Desert Hot Springs||32,716||98.8%|
|1200||Brooklyn Center, Minnesota||32,880||12.8%|
|1201||Rochester, New Hampshire||32,869||14.9%|
|1202||Cottonwood Heights, Utah||32,864||-6.5%|
|1206||Dana Point, California||32,821||-6.7%|
|1207||Glendale Heights, Illinois||32,796||2.5%|
|1208||Goldsboro, North Carolina||32,749||-18.4%|
|1209||Wheat Ridge, Colorado||32,722||-0.4%|
|1210||Desert Hot Springs, California||32,716||98.8%|
The total voting age population of Bell, California, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 16,960. The voting age population is 51.3% male and 48.7% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 9.3% of the residents of Bell are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Bell are 78.8% White, 16.6% Other, 1.7% Black, 1.6% Two or more races, 0.6% American Indian, 0.6% Asian and 0.2% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander. Additionally, 91.9% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Bell, 24.0% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 36.9%. On a per-household basis, 20.2% of families are below the poverty line in Bell.
Among those aged 16 and older, 63.4% of Bell residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 53.8% of Bell residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 7.5% have a bachelor's degree and 0.7% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Bell residents aged 5 and older, 89.4% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 86.0% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.4% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.5% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Bell is 7.4%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Bell, 9.3% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Bell is $44,327.
In Bell, 29.7% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 70.3% of housing units in Bell.
Of all the housing units in Bell, 22.8% of them were build before 1940.
In Bell, 1.5% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 140 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Bell is $1,192.
In Bell, 76.2% of households have an active broadband internet connection.