Torrance, CA
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-09
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Torrance, California Info Snack

Population
144,430
Unemployment
4.8%
Poverty
6.8%
Median Home
$796,800
Median Income
$94,781
Median Rent
$1,803

Torrance SnackAbility

9
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
10
Affordability
4
Diversity
10
Safety
6
Amenities
10
Education
8.5
Commute
5

Torrance, CA Crime Report

3,209
Total Crimes
2,237.5
Total Crimes / 100k People
-4.63%
Below National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Torrance
/ 100k People
California
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 3,209 2,237.5 2,581.0 2,346.0
Violent Crime 274 191.0 442.0 387.8
Murder 3 2.1 5.6 6.5
Robbery 105 73.2 113.6 73.9
Aggravated Assault 122 85.1 288.7 279.7
Property Crime 2,935 2,046.4 2,138.9 1,958.2
Burglary 378 263.6 369.7 314.2
Larceny 2,060 1,436.3 1,341.7 1,398.0
Car Theft 497 346.5 427.6 246.0

Torrance, CA Cost Of Living

171
Torrance's Overall Cost Of Living
1.7x
Higher Than The National Average
Living Expense Torrance California National Average
Overall 171 140 100
Services 116 112 100
Groceries 116 113 100
Health 111 115 100
Housing 296 198 100
Transportation 133 134 100
Utilities 107 126 100

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Rankings for Torrance in California

Map Of Torrance, CA

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Population over time in Torrance

Year Population % Change
2020 144,430 -1.3%
2019 146,392 -0.5%
2018 147,190 -0.1%
2017 147,307 -0.2%
2016 147,589 0.3%
2015 147,181 0.7%
2014 146,187 0.5%
2013 145,443 0.6%
2012 144,622 0.5%
2011 143,951 -

Race / Ethnicity in Torrance

White
34.7% (50,109)
African American
2.7% (3,963)
American Indian
0.3% (429)
Asian
37.4% (54,035)
Hawaiian
0.3% (447)
Other
0.3% (417)
Two Or More
5.1% (7,387)
Hispanic
19.1% (27,643)
Race Torrance CA USA
White 34.7% 36.5% 60.1%
African American 2.7% 5.4% 12.2%
American Indian 0.3% 0.3% 0.6%
Asian 37.4% 14.6% 5.6%
Hawaiian 0.3% 0.3% 0.2%
Other 0.3% 0.3% 0.3%
Two Or More 5.1% 3.4% 2.8%
Hispanic 19.1% 39.1% 18.2%

Gender in Torrance

Female
51.7% (74,706)
Male
48.3% (69,724)
Gender Torrance CA USA
Female 51.7% 50.3% 50.8%
Male 48.3% 49.7% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Torrance for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
3.0% (4,332)
9-12th Grade
3.0% (4,332)
High School / GED
16.0% (23,108)
Some College
18.0% (25,997)
Associate's Degree
8.0% (11,554)
Bachelor's Degree
34.0% (49,106)
Master's Degree
13.0% (18,775)
Professional Degree
3.0% (4,332)
Doctorate Degree
2.0% (2,888)
Education Torrance CA USA
< 9th Grade 3.0% 8.0% 5.0%
9-12th Grade 3.0% 7.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 16.0% 20.0% 27.0%
Some College 18.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 8.0% 8.0% 9.0%
Bachelor's Degree 34.0% 22.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 13.0% 9.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 3.0% 3.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 2.0% 2.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Torrance, California

Less than $10,000
3.6% (513,308)
$10,000 to $14,999
2.7% (388,659)
$15,000 to $24,999
5.0% (724,089)
$25,000 to $34,999
5.6% (811,022)
$35,000 to $49,999
8.9% (1,284,743)
$50,000 to $74,999
14.4% (2,075,972)
$75,000 to $99,999
12.4% (1,798,052)
$100,000 to $149,999
20.2% (2,922,570)
$150,000 to $199,999
11.2% (1,618,300)
$200,000 or more
16.0% (2,306,279)
Income Torrance CA USA
Less than $10,000 3.6% 4.7% 5.8%
$10,000 to $14,999 2.7% 3.9% 4.1%
$15,000 to $24,999 5.0% 6.9% 8.5%
$25,000 to $34,999 5.6% 7.1% 8.6%
$35,000 to $49,999 8.9% 10.0% 12.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 14.4% 15.3% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 12.4% 12.3% 12.8%
$100,000 to $149,999 20.2% 17.1% 15.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 11.2% 9.4% 7.1%
$200,000 or more 16.0% 13.3% 8.3%

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