El Monte demographics profile

StatisticEl MonteCaliforniaNational
Population density (sq mi)12,09623291
Median age35.436.037.7
Male/Female ratio1.0:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)51%52%55%
Speak English16%56%79%
Speak Spanish56%29%13%
El Monte, CA has a population of 115,665 and is the 244th largest city in the United States. The population density is 12,096 per sq mi which is 5105% higher than the California average and 13251% higher than the national average. The median age in El Monte is 35 which is approximately 2% lower than the California average of 36. In El Monte, 51% of the population over 15 years of age are married, 16% speak English and 56% speak Spanish. 47% of El Monte residents were born in California, 3% were born out of state, 1% were born outside of the United States and 49% were foreign born.

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  • The population density in El Monte is 5105% higher than California.
  • The median age in El Monte is 2% lower than California.
  • In El Monte 50.75% of the population is Caucasian.
  • In El Monte 0.54% of the population is African American.
  • In El Monte 28.82% of the population is Asian.

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El Monte population breakdown by race

RaceEl MonteCaliforniaNational
African American0.54%5.85%12.63%
American Indian0.50%0.74%0.82%
Native Hawaiian0.35%0.39%0.18%
Mixed race1.40%4.62%3.06%
Other race17.64%13.28%4.75%
In El Monte, 65.7% 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.

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