Population density (sq mi)14,29225691
Median age32.436.037.7
Male/Female ratio1.0:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)43%52%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1853%46%43%
Speak English40%56%79%
Speak Spanish50%29%13%

Key findings

  • The population density in Hawthorne is 5483% higher than California
  • The median age in Hawthorne is 10% lower than California
  • In Hawthorne 34.78% of the population is White
  • In Hawthorne 23.19% of the population is Black
  • In Hawthorne 6.72% of the population is Asian

Compare Hawthorne, CA Demographics


      Hawthorne population breakdown by race

      American Indian0.40%0.74%0.82%
      Native Hawaiian0.50%0.39%0.18%
      Mixed race9.44%4.62%3.06%
      Other race24.97%13.28%4.75%
      In Hawthorne, 56.0% 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

      Hawthorne age breakdown

      Marital status

      Age of children in married couples

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