|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Lemon Grove is 27,413. Lemon Grove, California is the 1,421st largest city in the US.
Lemon Grove is located entirely in San Diego County.
The peak population of Lemon Grove was in 2020, when its population was 27,620. In 2020, Lemon Grove was the 1,409th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 1,421st largest city in the US. Lemon Grove is currently 0.7% smaller than it was in 2020.
Lemon Grove has grown 9.8% since the 2000. Lemon Grove, California's growth is about average. 55% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
Lemon Grove has a population density of 6,525.8 people per square mile.
|1352||East Palo Alto||28,847||-3.7%|
|1417||Granite City, Illinois||27,484||-13.9%|
|1418||New Lenox, Illinois||27,477||49.5%|
|1420||Twentynine Palms, California||27,435||-5.1%|
|1421||Lemon Grove, California||27,413||9.8%|
|1425||Union City, Georgia||27,359||128.2%|
|1427||Williston, North Dakota||27,332||119.2%|
The total voting age population of Lemon Grove, California, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 18,108. The voting age population is 48.4% male and 51.6% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 13.3% of the residents of Lemon Grove are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Lemon Grove are 60.4% White, 15.0% Black, 9.2% Other, 7.9% Asian, 6.4% Two or more races, 0.6% American Indian and 0.5% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander. Additionally, 44.3% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Lemon Grove, 12.5% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 16.6%. On a per-household basis, 9.1% of families are below the poverty line in Lemon Grove.
Among those aged 16 and older, 63.6% of Lemon Grove residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 79.3% of Lemon Grove residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 18.9% have a bachelor's degree and 6.7% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Lemon Grove residents aged 5 and older, 42.7% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 31.9% of residents speak Spanish at home, 1.9% speak an Indo-European language, and 6.4% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Lemon Grove is 8.1%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Lemon Grove, 17.6% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Lemon Grove is $63,548.
In Lemon Grove, 53.0% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 47.0% of housing units in Lemon Grove.
Of all the housing units in Lemon Grove, 4.1% of them were build before 1940.
In Lemon Grove, 4.1% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 370 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Lemon Grove is $1,333.
In Lemon Grove, 85.1% of households have an active broadband internet connection.