StatisticParamountCaliforniaNational
Population54,94139,512,223328,239,523
Population density (sq mi)11,61825691
Median age30.736.037.7
Male/Female ratio1.0:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)47%52%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1858%46%43%
Speak English23%56%79%
Speak Spanish74%29%13%

Key findings

  • The population density in Paramount is 4438% higher than California
  • The median age in Paramount is 15% lower than California
  • In Paramount 55.22% of the population is White
  • In Paramount 9.59% of the population is Black
  • In Paramount 2.65% of the population is Asian

Compare Paramount, CA Demographics

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      Paramount population breakdown by race

      RaceParamountCaliforniaNational
      White55.22%61.26%73.35%
      Black9.59%5.85%12.63%
      Asian2.65%13.85%5.22%
      American Indian0.73%0.74%0.82%
      Native Hawaiian0.70%0.39%0.18%
      Mixed race2.70%4.62%3.06%
      Other race28.41%13.28%4.75%
      In Paramount, 81.6% 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

      Paramount age breakdown

      Marital status

      Age of children in married couples

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