StatisticColtonCaliforniaNational
Population53,85639,512,223328,239,523
Population density (sq mi)3,51425691
Median age29.636.037.7
Male/Female ratio1.0:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)50%52%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1855%46%43%
Speak English54%56%79%
Speak Spanish40%29%13%

Key findings

  • The population density in Colton is 1273% higher than California
  • The median age in Colton is 18% lower than California
  • In Colton 63.31% of the population is White
  • In Colton 8.12% of the population is Black
  • In Colton 4.86% of the population is Asian

Compare Colton, CA Demographics

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      Colton population breakdown by race

      RaceColtonCaliforniaNational
      White63.31%61.26%73.35%
      Black8.12%5.85%12.63%
      Asian4.86%13.85%5.22%
      American Indian0.82%0.74%0.82%
      Native Hawaiian0.65%0.39%0.18%
      Mixed race3.18%4.62%3.06%
      Other race19.07%13.28%4.75%
      In Colton, 69.1% of people are of Hispanic or Latino origin.
      Please note: Hispanics may be of any race, so also are included in any/all of the applicable race categories above.

      Household income distribution

      Place of birth by citizenship

      Colton age breakdown

      Marital status

      Age of children in married couples

      Source: The Colton, CA demographics data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).