StatisticLawndaleCaliforniaNational
Population33,16139,512,223328,239,523
Population density (sq mi)16,79825691
Median age34.936.037.7
Male/Female ratio1.1:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)47%52%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1849%46%43%
Speak English37%56%79%
Speak Spanish51%29%13%

Key findings

  • The population density in Lawndale is 6462% higher than California
  • The median age in Lawndale is 3% lower than California
  • In Lawndale 47.79% of the population is White
  • In Lawndale 9.60% of the population is Black
  • In Lawndale 10.23% of the population is Asian

Compare Lawndale, CA Demographics

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      Lawndale population breakdown by race

      RaceLawndaleCaliforniaNational
      White47.79%61.26%73.35%
      Black9.60%5.85%12.63%
      Asian10.23%13.85%5.22%
      American Indian0.41%0.74%0.82%
      Native Hawaiian1.26%0.39%0.18%
      Mixed race9.13%4.62%3.06%
      Other race21.57%13.28%4.75%
      In Lawndale, 62.3% 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

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      Lawndale age breakdown

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      Age of children in married couples

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