|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Long Beach is 456,062. Long Beach, California is the 43rd largest city in the US.
Long Beach is located entirely in Los Angeles County.
The peak population of Long Beach was in 2020, when its population was 464,759. In 2020, Long Beach was the 42nd largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 43rd largest city in the US. Long Beach is currently 1.9% smaller than it was in 2020.
Long Beach has shrunk 1.3% since the year 2000. Long Beach, California's growth is extremely below average. 84% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
No, Long Beach is the 7th largest city in the state of California. The biggest city, Los Angeles, is 8.4x bigger than Long Beach.
Long Beach has a population density of 9,191.3 people per square mile. Long Beach has the 9th highest population density among large cities in the United States.
|37||Kansas City, Missouri||508,394||14.9%|
|40||Colorado Springs, Colorado||483,956||33.6%|
|41||Raleigh, North Carolina||469,124||61.6%|
|42||Virginia Beach, Virginia||457,672||7.3%|
|43||Long Beach, California||456,062||-1.3%|
The total voting age population of Long Beach, California, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 308,278. The voting age population is 48.8% male and 51.2% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 11.4% of the residents of Long Beach are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Long Beach are 51.2% White, 16.5% Other, 13.1% Asian, 12.7% Black, 4.7% Two or more races, 1.1% American Indian and 0.8% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander. Additionally, 42.6% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Long Beach, 16.8% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 24.3%. On a per-household basis, 12.3% of families are below the poverty line in Long Beach.
Among those aged 16 and older, 66.0% of Long Beach residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 80.2% of Long Beach residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 31.1% have a bachelor's degree and 11.0% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Long Beach residents aged 5 and older, 46.1% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 34.0% of residents speak Spanish at home, 2.1% speak an Indo-European language, and 9.3% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Long Beach is 6.0%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Long Beach, 14.3% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Long Beach is $63,017.
In Long Beach, 39.8% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 60.2% of housing units in Long Beach.
Of all the housing units in Long Beach, 19.5% of them were build before 1940.
In Long Beach, 4.3% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 7,800 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Long Beach is $1,324.
In Long Beach, 84.4% of households have an active broadband internet connection.