Paramount, CA
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-08
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Paramount, California Info Snack

Population
53,949
Unemployment
5.5%
Poverty
15.6%
Median Home
$388,300
Median Income
$57,313
Median Rent
$1,462

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

1,572
Total Crimes
2,914.4
Total Crimes / 100k People
24.23%
Above National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Paramount
/ 100k People
California
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 1,572 2,914.4 2,581.0 2,346.0
Violent Crime 263 487.6 442.0 387.8
Murder 2 3.7 5.6 6.5
Robbery 103 191.0 113.6 73.9
Aggravated Assault 141 261.4 288.7 279.7
Property Crime 1,309 2,426.8 2,138.9 1,958.2
Burglary 172 318.9 369.7 314.2
Larceny 745 1,381.2 1,341.7 1,398.0
Car Theft 392 726.7 427.6 246.0

Paramount, CA Cost Of Living

126
Paramount's Overall Cost Of Living
1.3x
Higher Than The National Average
Living Expense Paramount California National Average
Overall 126 140 100
Services 114 112 100
Groceries 115 113 100
Health 110 115 100
Housing 144 198 100
Transportation 137 134 100
Utilities 107 126 100

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
2020 53,949 -1.5%
2019 54,776 -0.4%
2018 55,020 0.1%
2017 54,941 -0.1%
2016 55,023 0.4%
2015 54,813 0.6%
2014 54,468 0.4%
2013 54,255 0.1%
2012 54,196 0.0%
2011 54,187 -

Race / Ethnicity in Paramount

White
5.4% (2,911)
African American
7.7% (4,153)
American Indian
0.0% (26)
Asian
3.5% (1,877)
Hawaiian
0.5% (251)
Other
0.2% (85)
Two Or More
1.0% (543)
Hispanic
81.7% (44,103)
Race Paramount CA USA
White 5.4% 36.5% 60.1%
African American 7.7% 5.4% 12.2%
American Indian 0.0% 0.3% 0.6%
Asian 3.5% 14.6% 5.6%
Hawaiian 0.5% 0.3% 0.2%
Other 0.2% 0.3% 0.3%
Two Or More 1.0% 3.4% 2.8%
Hispanic 81.7% 39.1% 18.2%

Gender in Paramount

Female
49.5% (26,682)
Male
50.5% (27,267)
Gender Paramount CA USA
Female 49.5% 50.3% 50.8%
Male 50.5% 49.7% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Paramount for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
21.0% (11,329)
9-12th Grade
13.0% (7,013)
High School / GED
28.0% (15,105)
Some College
19.0% (10,250)
Associate's Degree
7.0% (3,776)
Bachelor's Degree
8.0% (4,315)
Master's Degree
3.0% (1,618)
Professional Degree
1.0% (539)
Doctorate Degree
0.0% (0)
Education Paramount CA USA
< 9th Grade 21.0% 8.0% 5.0%
9-12th Grade 13.0% 7.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 28.0% 20.0% 27.0%
Some College 19.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 7.0% 8.0% 9.0%
Bachelor's Degree 8.0% 22.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 3.0% 9.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 3.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.0% 2.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Paramount, California

Less than $10,000
3.8% (203,509)
$10,000 to $14,999
5.4% (293,830)
$15,000 to $24,999
7.2% (387,201)
$25,000 to $34,999
9.7% (524,779)
$35,000 to $49,999
16.1% (867,391)
$50,000 to $74,999
23.4% (1,264,120)
$75,000 to $99,999
15.8% (853,671)
$100,000 to $149,999
11.8% (635,299)
$150,000 to $199,999
4.3% (233,235)
$200,000 or more
2.4% (131,861)
Income Paramount CA USA
Less than $10,000 3.8% 4.7% 5.8%
$10,000 to $14,999 5.4% 3.9% 4.1%
$15,000 to $24,999 7.2% 6.9% 8.5%
$25,000 to $34,999 9.7% 7.1% 8.6%
$35,000 to $49,999 16.1% 10.0% 12.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 23.4% 15.3% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 15.8% 12.3% 12.8%
$100,000 to $149,999 11.8% 17.1% 15.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 4.3% 9.4% 7.1%
$200,000 or more 2.4% 13.3% 8.3%

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