StatisticWest SideLong BeachCalifornia
Population density (sq mi)8,2509,339256
Median age34.634.236.0
Male/Female ratio1.0:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)n/a44%52%
Families w/ Kids under 1846%49%46%
Speak Englishn/a54%56%
Speak Spanishn/a34%29%

Key findings

  • The population density in West Side is 12% lower than Long Beach
  • The median age in West Side is 1% higher than Long Beach
  • In West Side 33.80% of the population is White
  • In West Side 13.44% of the population is Black
  • In West Side 27.57% of the population is Asian

Compare Long Beach, CA Demographics


      West Side population breakdown by race

      RaceWest SideLong BeachCalifornia
      American Indian1.71%1.19%0.74%
      Native Hawaiian5.50%0.94%0.39%
      Mixed race7.42%5.49%4.62%
      Other race10.56%13.17%13.28%
      In West Side, 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

      West Side age breakdown

      Marital status

      Age of children in married couples

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