|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Lawndale is 31,121. Lawndale, California is the 1,268th largest city in the US.
Lawndale is located entirely in Los Angeles County.
The peak population of Lawndale was in 2010, when its population was 32,769. In 2010, Lawndale was the 1,098th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 1,268th largest city in the US. Lawndale is currently 5.0% smaller than it was in 2010.
Lawndale has shrunk 1.9% since the year 2000. Lawndale, California's growth is extremely below average. 84% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
Lawndale has a population density of 16,600.3 people per square mile.
|1246||El Paso de Robles (Paso Robles)||31,759||28.7%|
|1264||New Bern, North Carolina||31,346||34.7%|
|1265||Morrisville, North Carolina||31,278||461.7%|
|1266||Port Chester, New York||31,190||11.8%|
|1269||New Smyrna Beach, Florida||31,120||51.2%|
|1274||Laguna Hills, California||30,965||-3.3%|
The total voting age population of Lawndale, California, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 19,172. The voting age population is 51.1% male and 48.9% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 10.3% of the residents of Lawndale are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Lawndale are 42.6% White, 30.8% Other, 11.0% Asian, 10.2% Black, 4.3% Two or more races, 1.0% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander and 0.2% American Indian. Additionally, 61.5% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Lawndale, 13.7% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 18.2%. On a per-household basis, 9.9% of families are below the poverty line in Lawndale.
Among those aged 16 and older, 68.7% of Lawndale residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 73.3% of Lawndale residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 19.9% have a bachelor's degree and 5.3% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Lawndale residents aged 5 and older, 67.7% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 53.1% of residents speak Spanish at home, 3.3% speak an Indo-European language, and 8.5% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Lawndale is 4.2%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Lawndale, 11.1% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Lawndale is $62,013.
In Lawndale, 34.3% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 65.7% of housing units in Lawndale.
Of all the housing units in Lawndale, 7.2% of them were build before 1940.
In Lawndale, 3.9% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 410 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Lawndale is $1,475.
In Lawndale, 86.8% of households have an active broadband internet connection.