StatisticTorranceCaliforniaNational
Population147,30739,512,223328,239,523
Population density (sq mi)7,19425691
Median age41.736.037.7
Male/Female ratio1.0:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)60%52%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1842%46%43%
Speak English61%56%79%
Speak Spanish10%29%13%

Key findings

  • The population density in Torrance is 2710% higher than California
  • The median age in Torrance is 16% higher than California
  • In Torrance 50.45% of the population is White
  • In Torrance 2.58% of the population is Black
  • In Torrance 34.33% of the population is Asian

Compare Torrance, CA Demographics

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      Torrance population breakdown by race

      RaceTorranceCaliforniaNational
      White50.45%61.26%73.35%
      Black2.58%5.85%12.63%
      Asian34.33%13.85%5.22%
      American Indian0.42%0.74%0.82%
      Native Hawaiian0.53%0.39%0.18%
      Mixed race6.62%4.62%3.06%
      Other race5.07%13.28%4.75%
      In Torrance, 17.6% 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

      Torrance age breakdown

      Marital status

      Age of children in married couples

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