Population density (sq mi)7,3237,372256
Median age30.536.236.0
Male/Female ratio1.2:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)n/a44%52%
Families w/ Kids under 1866%46%46%
Speak Englishn/a60%56%
Speak Spanishn/a22%29%

Key findings

  • The population density in Hawthorne is 1% lower than Oakland
  • The median age in Hawthorne is 16% lower than Oakland
  • In Hawthorne 49.10% of the population is White
  • In Hawthorne 9.68% of the population is Black
  • In Hawthorne 9.79% of the population is Asian

Compare Oakland, CA Demographics


      Hawthorne population breakdown by race

      American Indian7.15%0.79%0.74%
      Native Hawaiian0.25%0.58%0.39%
      Mixed race6.10%6.63%4.62%
      Other race17.92%13.11%13.28%
      In Hawthorne, 26.7% 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, Oakland, CA demographics data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).