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Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Hawthorne is 86,091. Hawthorne, California is the 406th largest city in the US.
Hawthorne is located entirely in Los Angeles County.
The peak population of Hawthorne was in 2020, when its population was 87,938. In 2020, Hawthorne was the 392nd largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 406th largest city in the US. Hawthorne is currently 2.1% smaller than it was in 2020.
Hawthorne has grown 2.2% since the 2000. Hawthorne, California's growth is below average. 80% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
Hawthorne has a population density of 13,861.7 people per square mile.
|404||Deerfield Beach, Florida||86,339||16.0%|
|408||Lake Forest, California||85,742||12.7%|
|410||Sioux City, Iowa||85,617||0.7%|
The total voting age population of Hawthorne, California, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 49,213. The voting age population is 47.3% male and 52.7% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 8.9% of the residents of Hawthorne are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Hawthorne are 36.2% White, 26.3% Other, 24.9% Black, 7.7% Asian, 3.9% Two or more races, 0.6% American Indian and 0.4% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander. Additionally, 54.8% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Hawthorne, 15.4% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 22.0%. On a per-household basis, 12.5% of families are below the poverty line in Hawthorne.
Among those aged 16 and older, 70.1% of Hawthorne residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 77.6% of Hawthorne residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 22.3% have a bachelor's degree and 6.5% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Hawthorne residents aged 5 and older, 60.8% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 48.7% of residents speak Spanish at home, 2.7% speak an Indo-European language, and 5.0% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Hawthorne is 6.0%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Hawthorne, 12.5% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Hawthorne is $54,215.
In Hawthorne, 27.3% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 72.7% of housing units in Hawthorne.
Of all the housing units in Hawthorne, 3.4% of them were build before 1940.
In Hawthorne, 6.2% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 1,900 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Hawthorne is $1,261.
In Hawthorne, 83.3% of households have an active broadband internet connection.