Population density (sq mi)11,1667,372256
Median age37.336.236.0
Male/Female ratio0.9:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)n/a44%52%
Families w/ Kids under 1863%46%46%
Speak Englishn/a60%56%
Speak Spanishn/a22%29%

Key findings

  • The population density in Laurel is 51% higher than Oakland
  • The median age in Laurel is 3% higher than Oakland
  • In Laurel 14.11% of the population is White
  • In Laurel 19.92% of the population is Black
  • In Laurel 45.91% of the population is Asian

Compare Oakland, CA Demographics


      Laurel population breakdown by race

      American Indian0.43%0.79%0.74%
      Native Hawaiian0.00%0.58%0.39%
      Mixed race6.74%6.63%4.62%
      Other race12.89%13.11%13.28%
      In Laurel, 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

      Laurel age breakdown

      Marital status

      Age of children in married couples

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