Lake Mathews demographics profile

StatisticLake MathewsCaliforniaNational
Population density (sq mi)37423291
Median age36.236.037.7
Male/Female ratio1.0:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)50%52%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1827%46%43%
Speak English71%56%79%
Speak Spanish26%29%13%
Lake Mathews, CA has a population of 5,956 and is the 5,781st largest city in the United States. The population density is 374 per sq mi which is 61% higher than the California average and 313% higher than the national average. The median age in Lake Mathews is 36 which is approximately 1% higher than the California average of 36. In Lake Mathews, 50% of the population over 15 years of age are married, 71% speak English and 26% speak Spanish. 65% of Lake Mathews residents were born in California, 23% were born out of state, 1% were born outside of the United States and 11% were foreign born.
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  • The population density in Lake Mathews is 61% higher than California.
  • The median age in Lake Mathews is 1% higher than California.
  • In Lake Mathews 68.25% of the population is White.
  • In Lake Mathews 7.59% of the population is Black or African American.
  • In Lake Mathews 2.08% of the population is Asian.

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Lake Mathews population breakdown by race

RaceLake MathewsCaliforniaNational
Black or African American7.59%5.85%12.63%
American Indian0.20%0.74%0.82%
Native Hawaiian0.00%0.39%0.18%
Mixed race5.12%4.62%3.06%
Other race16.76%13.28%4.75%
In Lake Mathews, 36.6% 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 Lake Mathews, CA demographics data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).
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