StatisticWest TorranceTorranceCalifornia
Population density (sq mi)6,0877,194256
Median age43.041.736.0
Male/Female ratio0.9:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)n/a60%52%
Families w/ Kids under 1843%42%46%
Speak Englishn/a61%56%
Speak Spanishn/a10%29%

Key findings

  • The population density in West Torrance is 15% lower than Torrance
  • The median age in West Torrance is 3% higher than Torrance
  • In West Torrance 49.57% of the population is White
  • In West Torrance 2.56% of the population is Black
  • In West Torrance 37.71% of the population is Asian

Compare Torrance, CA Demographics


      West Torrance population breakdown by race

      RaceWest TorranceTorranceCalifornia
      American Indian0.30%0.42%0.74%
      Native Hawaiian0.71%0.53%0.39%
      Mixed race5.87%6.62%4.62%
      Other race3.28%5.07%13.28%
      In West 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

      West Torrance age breakdown

      Marital status

      Age of children in married couples

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