Cerritos, CA
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2021-08-09
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Cerritos, California Info Snack

Population
50,143
Unemployment
6.0%
Poverty
4.9%
Median Home
$685,300
Median Income
$106,190
Median Rent
$2,410

Cerritos SnackAbility

8.5
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
10
Affordability
3
Diversity
9.5
Safety
5
Amenities
9.5
Education
9
Commute
3

Cerritos, CA Crime Report

1,761
Total Crimes
3,477.4
Total Crimes / 100k People
40.40%
Above National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Cerritos
/ 100k People
California
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 1,761 3,477.4 2,772.4 2,476.7
Violent Crime 127 250.8 441.2 366.7
Murder 1 2.0 4.3 5.0
Robbery 65 128.4 132.4 81.6
Aggravated Assault 51 100.7 267.1 250.2
Property Crime 1,634 3,226.6 2,331.2 2,109.9
Burglary 314 620.0 386.1 340.5
Larceny 1,198 2,365.6 1,586.3 1,549.5
Car Theft 122 240.9 358.8 219.9

Cerritos, CA Cost Of Living

169
Cerritos's Overall Cost Of Living
1.7x
Higher Than The National Average
Living Expense Cerritos California National Average
Overall 169 140 100
Services 110 111 100
Groceries 116 118 100
Health 109 113 100
Housing 304 196 100
Transportation 130 128 100
Utilities 90 118 100

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Rankings for Cerritos in California

Map Of Cerritos, CA

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Population over time in Cerritos

Year Population % Change
2019 50,143 -0.1%
2018 50,172 0.1%
2017 50,145 0.7%
2016 49,797 0.2%
2015 49,701 0.2%
2014 49,599 0.5%
2013 49,345 0.1%
2012 49,296 0.0%
2011 49,281 -0.3%
2010 49,432 -

Race / Ethnicity in Cerritos

White
14.0% (7,028)
African American
8.5% (4,240)
American Indian
0.3% (128)
Asian
58.9% (29,513)
Hawaiian
0.5% (248)
Other
0.3% (129)
Two Or More
3.9% (1,941)
Hispanic
13.8% (6,916)
Race Cerritos CA USA
White 14.0% 37.2% 60.7%
African American 8.5% 5.5% 12.3%
American Indian 0.3% 0.4% 0.7%
Asian 58.9% 14.3% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.5% 0.4% 0.2%
Other 0.3% 0.3% 0.2%
Two Or More 3.9% 3.0% 2.4%
Hispanic 13.8% 39.0% 18.0%

Gender in Cerritos

Female
50.6% (25,386)
Male
49.4% (24,756)
Gender Cerritos CA USA
Female 50.6% 50.3% 50.8%
Male 49.4% 49.7% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Cerritos for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
2.0% (1,002)
9-12th Grade
3.0% (1,504)
High School / GED
14.0% (7,020)
Some College
18.0% (9,025)
Associate's Degree
9.0% (4,512)
Bachelor's Degree
35.0% (17,550)
Master's Degree
13.0% (6,518)
Professional Degree
4.0% (2,005)
Doctorate Degree
2.0% (1,002)
Education Cerritos CA USA
< 9th Grade 2.0% 9.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 3.0% 8.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 14.0% 20.0% 27.0%
Some College 18.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 9.0% 8.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 35.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 13.0% 9.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 4.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 2.0% 2.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Cerritos, California

Less than $10,000
3.0% (152,274)
$10,000 to $14,999
1.3% (63,909)
$15,000 to $24,999
4.9% (243,900)
$25,000 to $34,999
5.2% (258,573)
$35,000 to $49,999
8.1% (408,565)
$50,000 to $74,999
13.7% (688,333)
$75,000 to $99,999
10.9% (546,818)
$100,000 to $149,999
22.2% (1,111,897)
$150,000 to $199,999
13.5% (675,616)
$200,000 or more
17.2% (864,410)
Income Cerritos CA USA
Less than $10,000 3.0% 4.8% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 1.3% 4.1% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 4.9% 7.5% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 5.2% 7.5% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 8.1% 10.5% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 13.7% 15.5% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 10.9% 12.4% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 22.2% 16.6% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 13.5% 8.9% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 17.2% 12.2% 7.7%

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