Paramount, CA
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

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

Population
54,513
Unemployment
5.3%
Poverty
16.7%
Median Home
$343,800
Median Income
$55,670
Median Rent
$1,388

Paramount SnackAbility

6
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
7/10
Housing
9
Affordability
3
Diversity
8
Safety
4
Amenities
10
Education
3
Commute
5

Paramount, CA Crime Report

1,593
Total Crimes
2,927.1
Total Crimes / 100k People
18.19%
Above National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Paramount
/ 100k People
California
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 1,593 2,927.1 2,772.4 2,476.7
Violent Crime 347 637.6 441.2 366.7
Murder 4 7.3 4.3 5.0
Robbery 151 277.5 132.4 81.6
Aggravated Assault 176 323.4 267.1 250.2
Property Crime 1,246 2,289.5 2,331.2 2,109.9
Burglary 187 343.6 386.1 340.5
Larceny 775 1,424.1 1,586.3 1,549.5
Car Theft 284 521.8 358.8 219.9

Paramount, CA Cost Of Living

123
Paramount's Overall Cost Of Living
1.2x
Higher Than The National Average
Living Expense Paramount California National Average
Overall 123 140 100
Services 112 111 100
Groceries 116 118 100
Health 111 113 100
Housing 145 196 100
Transportation 126 128 100
Utilities 107 118 100

Paramount, CA Photos

Clearwater Later Paramont School Chs
Source: Public Domain

Rankings for Paramount in California

Map Of Paramount, CA

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Population over time in Paramount

Year Population % Change
2019 54,513 -0.5%
2018 54,776 -0.4%
2017 55,020 0.1%
2016 54,941 -0.1%
2015 55,023 0.4%
2014 54,813 0.6%
2013 54,468 0.4%
2012 54,255 0.1%
2011 54,196 0.0%
2010 54,187 -

Race / Ethnicity in Paramount

White
5.5% (3,004)
African American
8.8% (4,804)
American Indian
0.0% (27)
Asian
2.9% (1,555)
Hawaiian
0.7% (370)
Other
0.2% (134)
Two Or More
0.9% (475)
Hispanic
81.0% (44,144)
Race Paramount CA USA
White 5.5% 37.2% 60.7%
African American 8.8% 5.5% 12.3%
American Indian 0.0% 0.4% 0.7%
Asian 2.9% 14.3% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.7% 0.4% 0.2%
Other 0.2% 0.3% 0.2%
Two Or More 0.9% 3.0% 2.4%
Hispanic 81.0% 39.0% 18.0%

Gender in Paramount

Female
49.6% (27,021)
Male
50.4% (27,491)
Gender Paramount CA USA
Female 49.6% 50.3% 50.8%
Male 50.4% 49.7% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Paramount for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
21.0% (11,447)
9-12th Grade
14.0% (7,631)
High School / GED
27.0% (14,718)
Some College
19.0% (10,357)
Associate's Degree
7.0% (3,815)
Bachelor's Degree
8.0% (4,361)
Master's Degree
3.0% (1,635)
Professional Degree
1.0% (545)
Doctorate Degree
0.0% (0)
Education Paramount CA USA
< 9th Grade 21.0% 9.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 14.0% 8.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 27.0% 20.0% 27.0%
Some College 19.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 7.0% 8.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 8.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 3.0% 9.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.0% 2.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Paramount, California

Less than $10,000
5.1% (280,488)
$10,000 to $14,999
5.4% (293,534)
$15,000 to $24,999
8.0% (436,272)
$25,000 to $34,999
10.0% (544,477)
$35,000 to $49,999
15.5% (842,616)
$50,000 to $74,999
21.7% (1,185,649)
$75,000 to $99,999
17.5% (955,809)
$100,000 to $149,999
11.9% (650,380)
$150,000 to $199,999
3.5% (190,701)
$200,000 or more
1.3% (71,369)
Income Paramount CA USA
Less than $10,000 5.1% 4.8% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 5.4% 4.1% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 8.0% 7.5% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 10.0% 7.5% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 15.5% 10.5% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 21.7% 15.5% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 17.5% 12.4% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 11.9% 16.6% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 3.5% 8.9% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 1.3% 12.2% 7.7%

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