Lawndale, CA
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

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

Population
32,819
Unemployment
4.2%
Poverty
13.7%
Median Home
$518,000
Median Income
$62,013
Median Rent
$1,475

Lawndale SnackAbility

8
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
9
Affordability
3
Diversity
9
Safety
6
Amenities
10
Education
5
Commute
6

Lawndale, CA Crime Report

536
Total Crimes
1,636.6
Total Crimes / 100k People
-33.92%
Below National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Lawndale
/ 100k People
California
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 536 1,636.6 2,772.4 2,476.7
Violent Crime 125 381.7 441.2 366.7
Murder 1 3.1 4.3 5.0
Robbery 40 122.1 132.4 81.6
Aggravated Assault 78 238.2 267.1 250.2
Property Crime 411 1,254.9 2,331.2 2,109.9
Burglary 83 253.4 386.1 340.5
Larceny 228 696.2 1,586.3 1,549.5
Car Theft 100 305.3 358.8 219.9

Lawndale, CA Cost Of Living

138
Lawndale's Overall Cost Of Living
1.4x
Higher Than The National Average
Living Expense Lawndale California National Average
Overall 138 140 100
Services 112 111 100
Groceries 116 118 100
Health 111 113 100
Housing 195 196 100
Transportation 126 128 100
Utilities 107 118 100

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Rankings for Lawndale in California

Map Of Lawndale, CA

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Population over time in Lawndale

Year Population % Change
2019 32,819 -0.6%
2018 33,007 -0.6%
2017 33,191 0.1%
2016 33,161 -0.2%
2015 33,231 0.2%
2014 33,155 0.6%
2013 32,950 0.4%
2012 32,807 0.5%
2011 32,652 0.3%
2010 32,552 -

Race / Ethnicity in Lawndale

White
14.6% (4,781)
African American
9.7% (3,181)
American Indian
0.2% (57)
Asian
10.9% (3,593)
Hawaiian
1.0% (327)
Other
0.5% (169)
Two Or More
1.6% (516)
Hispanic
61.5% (20,195)
Race Lawndale CA USA
White 14.6% 37.2% 60.7%
African American 9.7% 5.5% 12.3%
American Indian 0.2% 0.4% 0.7%
Asian 10.9% 14.3% 5.5%
Hawaiian 1.0% 0.4% 0.2%
Other 0.5% 0.3% 0.2%
Two Or More 1.6% 3.0% 2.4%
Hispanic 61.5% 39.0% 18.0%

Gender in Lawndale

Female
49.0% (16,081)
Male
51.0% (16,737)
Gender Lawndale CA USA
Female 49.0% 50.3% 50.8%
Male 51.0% 49.7% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Lawndale for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
14.0% (4,594)
9-12th Grade
13.0% (4,266)
High School / GED
25.0% (8,204)
Some College
22.0% (7,220)
Associate's Degree
6.0% (1,969)
Bachelor's Degree
15.0% (4,922)
Master's Degree
5.0% (1,640)
Professional Degree
0.0% (0)
Doctorate Degree
0.0% (0)
Education Lawndale CA USA
< 9th Grade 14.0% 9.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 13.0% 8.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 25.0% 20.0% 27.0%
Some College 22.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 6.0% 8.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 15.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 5.0% 9.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 0.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.0% 2.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Lawndale, California

Less than $10,000
3.3% (107,054)
$10,000 to $14,999
4.0% (132,906)
$15,000 to $24,999
8.2% (270,122)
$25,000 to $34,999
9.0% (296,305)
$35,000 to $49,999
14.4% (473,293)
$50,000 to $74,999
22.4% (735,792)
$75,000 to $99,999
14.9% (489,202)
$100,000 to $149,999
15.1% (495,168)
$150,000 to $199,999
5.4% (177,319)
$200,000 or more
3.2% (104,734)
Income Lawndale CA USA
Less than $10,000 3.3% 4.8% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 4.0% 4.1% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 8.2% 7.5% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 9.0% 7.5% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 14.4% 10.5% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 22.4% 15.5% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 14.9% 12.4% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 15.1% 16.6% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 5.4% 8.9% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 3.2% 12.2% 7.7%

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