South Pasadena demographics profile

StatisticSouth PasadenaCaliforniaNational
Population25,93638,654,206318,558,162
Population density (sq mi)7,61623291
Median age39.936.037.7
Male/Female ratio1.0:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)54%52%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1851%46%43%
Speak English61%56%79%
Speak Spanish11%29%13%
South Pasadena, CA has a population of 25,936 and is the 1,659th largest city in the United States. The population density is 7,616 per sq mi which is 3177% higher than the California average and 8306% higher than the national average. The median age in South Pasadena is 40 which is approximately 11% higher than the California average of 36. In South Pasadena, 54% of the population over 15 years of age are married, 61% speak English and 11% speak Spanish. 50% of South Pasadena residents were born in California, 21% were born out of state, 2% were born outside of the United States and 27% were foreign born.
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  • The population density in South Pasadena is 3177% higher than California.
  • The median age in South Pasadena is 11% higher than California.
  • In South Pasadena 54.06% of the population is White.
  • In South Pasadena 2.78% of the population is Black or African American.
  • In South Pasadena 29.68% of the population is Asian.

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South Pasadena population breakdown by race

RaceSouth PasadenaCaliforniaNational
White54.06%61.26%73.35%
Black or African American2.78%5.85%12.63%
Asian29.68%13.85%5.22%
American Indian0.05%0.74%0.82%
Native Hawaiian0.13%0.39%0.18%
Mixed race7.56%4.62%3.06%
Other race5.72%13.28%4.75%
In South Pasadena, 19.8% 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 South Pasadena, CA demographics data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).
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