|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Los Angeles is 3,849,297. Los Angeles, California is the 2nd largest city in the US.
Los Angeles is located entirely in Los Angeles County.
The peak population of Los Angeles was in 2020, when its population was 3,889,834. Los Angeles is currently 1.0% smaller than it was in 2020.
Los Angeles has grown 3.9% since the 2000. Los Angeles, California's growth is extremely below average. 88% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
Yes, Los Angeles is the biggest city in the state of California based on population. The second largest city, San Diego, is 35% the size of Los Angeles.
Los Angeles has a population density of 8,092.3 people per square mile. Los Angeles has the 10th highest population density among large cities in the United States.
|1||New York, New York||8,467,513||5.6%|
|2||Los Angeles, California||3,849,297||3.9%|
|7||San Antonio, Texas||1,451,853||24.7%|
|8||San Diego, California||1,381,611||12.6%|
The total voting age population of Los Angeles, California, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 2,417,038. The voting age population is 48.6% male and 51.4% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 12.4% of the residents of Los Angeles are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Los Angeles are 52.1% White, 22.8% Other, 11.6% Asian, 8.9% Black, 3.8% Two or more races, 0.7% American Indian and 0.2% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander. Additionally, 48.5% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Los Angeles, 18.0% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 25.7%. On a per-household basis, 13.6% of families are below the poverty line in Los Angeles.
Among those aged 16 and older, 66.6% of Los Angeles residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 77.5% of Los Angeles residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 34.4% have a bachelor's degree and 11.8% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Los Angeles residents aged 5 and older, 58.9% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 42.2% of residents speak Spanish at home, 6.9% speak an Indo-European language, and 8.4% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Los Angeles is 6.3%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Los Angeles, 9.3% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Los Angeles is $62,142.
In Los Angeles, 36.8% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 63.2% of housing units in Los Angeles.
Of all the housing units in Los Angeles, 20.3% of them were build before 1940.
In Los Angeles, 8.7% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 130,800 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Los Angeles is $1,450.
In Los Angeles, 83.0% of households have an active broadband internet connection.