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Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Fountain Valley is 56,495. Fountain Valley, California is the 698th largest city in the US.
Fountain Valley is located entirely in Orange County.
The peak population of Fountain Valley was in 2020, when its population was 57,054. In 2020, Fountain Valley was the 693rd largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 698th largest city in the US. Fountain Valley is currently 1.0% smaller than it was in 2020.
Fountain Valley has grown 2.6% since the 2000. Fountain Valley, California's growth is below average. 79% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
Fountain Valley has a population density of 6,133.6 people per square mile.
|693||Coconut Creek, Florida||57,117||29.1%|
|695||Oak Lawn, Illinois||57,013||3.2%|
|698||Fountain Valley, California||56,495||2.6%|
|700||National City, California||55,912||2.9%|
|702||Coeur d'Alene, Idaho||55,904||60.0%|
The total voting age population of Fountain Valley, California, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 41,463. The voting age population is 47.8% male and 52.2% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 19.6% of the residents of Fountain Valley are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Fountain Valley are 54.2% White, 35.8% Asian, 5.1% Two or more races, 3.7% Other, 0.7% Black, 0.3% American Indian and 0.2% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander. Additionally, 15.4% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Fountain Valley, 7.9% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 10.4%. On a per-household basis, 4.9% of families are below the poverty line in Fountain Valley.
Among those aged 16 and older, 59.9% of Fountain Valley residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 90.4% of Fountain Valley residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 43.5% have a bachelor's degree and 14.2% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Fountain Valley residents aged 5 and older, 41.9% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 7.8% of residents speak Spanish at home, 3.8% speak an Indo-European language, and 28.4% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Fountain Valley is 4.1%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Fountain Valley, 11.8% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Fountain Valley is $93,075.
In Fountain Valley, 70.1% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 29.9% of housing units in Fountain Valley.
Of all the housing units in Fountain Valley, 0.5% of them were build before 1940.
In Fountain Valley, 5.4% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 1,000 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Fountain Valley is $2,034.
In Fountain Valley, 91.3% of households have an active broadband internet connection.