StatisticLong BeachCaliforniaNational
Population density (sq mi)9,33925691
Median age34.236.037.7
Male/Female ratio1.0:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)44%52%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1849%46%43%
Speak English54%56%79%
Speak Spanish34%29%13%

Key findings

  • The population density in Long Beach is 3548% higher than California
  • The median age in Long Beach is 5% lower than California
  • In Long Beach 53.12% of the population is White
  • In Long Beach 13.04% of the population is Black
  • In Long Beach 13.04% of the population is Asian

Compare Long Beach, CA Demographics


      Long Beach population breakdown by race

      RaceLong BeachCaliforniaNational
      American Indian1.19%0.74%0.82%
      Native Hawaiian0.94%0.39%0.18%
      Mixed race5.49%4.62%3.06%
      Other race13.17%13.28%4.75%
      In Long Beach, 42.4% 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

      Long Beach age breakdown

      Marital status

      Age of children in married couples

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