Population density (sq mi)10,27625691
Median age40.036.037.7
Male/Female ratio0.9:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)52%52%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1840%46%43%
Speak English48%56%79%
Speak Spanish31%29%13%

Key findings

  • The population density in Gardena is 3914% higher than California
  • The median age in Gardena is 11% higher than California
  • In Gardena 22.24% of the population is White
  • In Gardena 24.85% of the population is Black
  • In Gardena 25.11% of the population is Asian

Compare Gardena, CA Demographics


      Gardena population breakdown by race

      American Indian0.32%0.74%0.82%
      Native Hawaiian0.95%0.39%0.18%
      Mixed race3.79%4.62%3.06%
      Other race22.75%13.28%4.75%
      In Gardena, 37.1% 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

      Gardena age breakdown

      Marital status

      Age of children in married couples

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