Fullerton demographics profile

StatisticFullertonCaliforniaNational
Population139,49138,654,206318,558,162
Population density (sq mi)6,21823291
Median age34.636.037.7
Male/Female ratio1.0:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)52%52%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1844%46%43%
Speak English52%56%79%
Speak Spanish25%29%13%
Fullerton, CA has a population of 139,491 and is the 191st largest city in the United States. The population density is 6,218 per sq mi which is 2576% higher than the California average and 6763% higher than the national average. The median age in Fullerton is 35 which is approximately 4% lower than the California average of 36. In Fullerton, 52% of the population over 15 years of age are married, 52% speak English and 25% speak Spanish. 53% of Fullerton residents were born in California, 14% were born out of state, 1% were born outside of the United States and 32% were foreign born.
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  • The population density in Fullerton is 2576% higher than California.
  • The median age in Fullerton is 4% lower than California.
  • In Fullerton 55.64% of the population is White.
  • In Fullerton 2.51% of the population is Black or African American.
  • In Fullerton 24.85% of the population is Asian.

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Fullerton population breakdown by race

RaceFullertonCaliforniaNational
White55.64%61.26%73.35%
Black or African American2.51%5.85%12.63%
Asian24.85%13.85%5.22%
American Indian0.27%0.74%0.82%
Native Hawaiian0.31%0.39%0.18%
Mixed race4.75%4.62%3.06%
Other race11.66%13.28%4.75%
In Fullerton, 35.7% 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 Fullerton, CA demographics data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).
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