South El Monte, CA
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

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

Population
20,791
Unemployment
5.7%
Poverty
21.1%
Median Home
$452,700
Median Income
$54,208
Median Rent
$1,361

South El Monte SnackAbility

6
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
6/10
Housing
9
Affordability
3
Diversity
7
Safety
4
Amenities
9.5
Education
3
Commute
5

South El Monte, CA Crime Report

685
Total Crimes
3,320.7
Total Crimes / 100k People
41.55%
Above National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
South El Monte
/ 100k People
California
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 685 3,320.7 2,581.0 2,346.0
Violent Crime 118 572.0 442.0 387.8
Murder 0 0.0 5.6 6.5
Robbery 29 140.6 113.6 73.9
Aggravated Assault 80 387.8 288.7 279.7
Property Crime 567 2,748.7 2,138.9 1,958.2
Burglary 166 804.7 369.7 314.2
Larceny 278 1,347.7 1,341.7 1,398.0
Car Theft 123 596.3 427.6 246.0

South El Monte, CA Cost Of Living

134
South El Monte's Overall Cost Of Living
1.3x
Higher Than The National Average
Living Expense South El Monte California National Average
Overall 134 140 100
Services 117 112 100
Groceries 113 113 100
Health 112 115 100
Housing 176 198 100
Transportation 133 134 100
Utilities 107 126 100

Rankings for South El Monte in California

Map Of South El Monte, CA

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Population over time in South El Monte

Year Population % Change
2020 20,791 0.3%
2019 20,727 0.1%
2018 20,712 0.7%
2017 20,566 0.4%
2016 20,483 0.5%
2015 20,375 0.6%
2014 20,260 0.2%
2013 20,210 0.1%
2012 20,197 -0.2%
2011 20,240 -

Race / Ethnicity in South El Monte

White
2.5% (523)
African American
0.6% (125)
American Indian
0.1% (12)
Asian
14.6% (3,040)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.1% (25)
Two Or More
0.2% (38)
Hispanic
81.9% (17,028)
Race South El Monte CA USA
White 2.5% 36.5% 60.1%
African American 0.6% 5.4% 12.2%
American Indian 0.1% 0.3% 0.6%
Asian 14.6% 14.6% 5.6%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.3% 0.2%
Other 0.1% 0.3% 0.3%
Two Or More 0.2% 3.4% 2.8%
Hispanic 81.9% 39.1% 18.2%

Gender in South El Monte

Female
49.2% (10,219)
Male
50.8% (10,572)
Gender South El Monte CA USA
Female 49.2% 50.3% 50.8%
Male 50.8% 49.7% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in South El Monte for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
29.0% (6,029)
9-12th Grade
14.0% (2,910)
High School / GED
27.0% (5,613)
Some College
16.0% (3,326)
Associate's Degree
4.0% (831)
Bachelor's Degree
8.0% (1,663)
Master's Degree
2.0% (415)
Professional Degree
0.0% (0)
Doctorate Degree
0.0% (0)
Education South El Monte CA USA
< 9th Grade 29.0% 8.0% 5.0%
9-12th Grade 14.0% 7.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 27.0% 20.0% 27.0%
Some College 16.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 4.0% 8.0% 9.0%
Bachelor's Degree 8.0% 22.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 2.0% 9.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 0.0% 3.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.0% 2.0% 1.0%

Household Income For South El Monte, California

Less than $10,000
3.9% (80,670)
$10,000 to $14,999
5.9% (121,820)
$15,000 to $24,999
11.3% (235,900)
$25,000 to $34,999
9.6% (200,046)
$35,000 to $49,999
17.1% (355,683)
$50,000 to $74,999
17.9% (371,573)
$75,000 to $99,999
11.2% (233,455)
$100,000 to $149,999
14.3% (297,014)
$150,000 to $199,999
6.7% (138,932)
$200,000 or more
2.1% (44,002)
Income South El Monte CA USA
Less than $10,000 3.9% 4.7% 5.8%
$10,000 to $14,999 5.9% 3.9% 4.1%
$15,000 to $24,999 11.3% 6.9% 8.5%
$25,000 to $34,999 9.6% 7.1% 8.6%
$35,000 to $49,999 17.1% 10.0% 12.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 17.9% 15.3% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 11.2% 12.3% 12.8%
$100,000 to $149,999 14.3% 17.1% 15.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 6.7% 9.4% 7.1%
$200,000 or more 2.1% 13.3% 8.3%

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