El Cerritos demographics profile

StatisticEl CerritosSan DiegoCalifornia
Population density (sq mi)8,9354,233232
Median age28.034.236.0
Male/Female ratio1.1:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)n/a48%52%
Families w/ Kids under 1840%45%46%
Speak Englishn/a59%56%
Speak Spanishn/a23%29%
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  • The population density in El Cerritos is 111% higher than San Diego.
  • The median age in El Cerritos is 18% lower than San Diego.
  • In El Cerritos 55.04% of the population is White.
  • In El Cerritos 23.65% of the population is Black or African American.
  • In El Cerritos 11.56% of the population is Asian.

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El Cerritos population breakdown by race

RaceEl CerritosSan DiegoCalifornia
Black or African American23.65%6.41%5.85%
American Indian1.77%0.52%0.74%
Native Hawaiian0.42%0.42%0.39%
Mixed race4.14%4.87%4.62%
Other race3.43%6.35%13.28%
In El Cerritos, 30.2% 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.

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