|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of El Monte is 106,907. El Monte, California is the 293rd largest city in the US.
El Monte is located entirely in Los Angeles County.
The peak population of El Monte was in 2000, when its population was 116,204. In 2000, El Monte was the 195th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 293rd largest city in the US. El Monte is currently 8.0% smaller than it was in 2000.
El Monte has shrunk 8.0% since the year 2000. El Monte, California's growth is extremely below average. 100% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
El Monte has a population density of 11,867.3 people per square mile.
|279||San Buenaventura (Ventura)||109,925||8.5%|
|288||Sandy Springs, Georgia||107,180||26.1%|
|289||West Covina, California||107,017||1.6%|
|290||Green Bay, Wisconsin||107,015||4.1%|
|292||Jurupa Valley, California||106,941|
|293||El Monte, California||106,907||-8.0%|
|298||Spokane Valley, Washington||105,905||30.9%|
|299||Rio Rancho, New Mexico||105,834||100.8%|
The total voting age population of El Monte, California, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 60,529. The voting age population is 49.1% male and 50.9% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 13.5% of the residents of El Monte are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of El Monte are 38.8% White, 28.8% Asian, 26.9% Other, 3.3% Two or more races, 0.9% American Indian, 0.8% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander and 0.6% Black. Additionally, 65.7% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In El Monte, 19.5% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 30.3%. On a per-household basis, 16.0% of families are below the poverty line in El Monte.
Among those aged 16 and older, 60.9% of El Monte residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 58.9% of El Monte residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 12.2% have a bachelor's degree and 2.4% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among El Monte residents aged 5 and older, 84.0% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 56.2% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.6% speak an Indo-European language, and 27.0% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in El Monte is 6.2%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In El Monte, 10.1% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in El Monte is $49,003.
In El Monte, 40.0% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 60.0% of housing units in El Monte.
Of all the housing units in El Monte, 8.5% of them were build before 1940.
In El Monte, 7.6% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 2,400 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in El Monte is $1,282.
In El Monte, 77.5% of households have an active broadband internet connection.