U.S. Beacon January 6, 2014

Compton, CA

Los Angeles County, California

Latitude: 33.896715     Longitude: -118.225078
Population 95,659 (2005)
Elevation of Compton, California: 66 feet
COMPTON is located in LOS ANGELES county, California at latitude 33.896715 and longitude -118.225078 with an elevation of 66 feet. The population of COMPTON is 95,659 as of the year 2005 with a population growth of 2.32% from the year 2000 through 2005. The most common zip code of COMPTON is 90221.

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Population 2005: 95,659
Population 2004: 96,033
Population 2003: 95,882
Population 2002: 95,263
Population 2001: 94,481
Population 2000: 93,493 (2000 Census)
Population 1990: 90,454 (1990 Census)

Population Growth 2000 to 2005: 2.32%
Population Growth 1990 to 2000: 3.36%

Population (2005 Estimate): 97,833
Male: 47,605 (48.66%)
Female: 50,228 (51.34%)

Median age: 27.40 years

Races, 2005 Data (% change from 2000):
Other race: 44.21% (+6.87%)
Black or African American: 40.11% (-0.20%)
Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander: 1.95% (+0.90%)
Two or more races: 1.52% (-2.10%)
American Indian: 0.65% (-0.05%)
Asian: 0.26% (+0.01%)

Housing Units: 23,795 (2000 Census)
Land Area: 10.1341 square miles
Water Area: 0.0700 square miles

Most populous zip code: 90221



All zip codes:
90220, 90221, 90222, 90223, 90224
(zip codes with population are shown in bold)

Cities & Towns nearby Compton

East Compton, CA 1.8mi E
Willowbrook, CA 2.1mi NW
Lynwood, CA 2.3mi NE
West Compton, CA 2.4mi W
Paramount, CA 3.4mi E
South Gate, CA 3.7mi NNE
Carson, CA 4.4mi SSW
West Athens, CA 4.7mi WNW
Gardena, CA 4.8mi W
Walnut Park, CA 5mi N


Population data by age, 2005 data
Under 5 years: 8,834 (9.03%)
5 to 9 years: 9,303 (9.51%)
10 to 14 years: 10,074 (10.30%)
15 to 19 years: 10,096 (10.32%)
20 to 24 years: 7,007 (7.16%)
25 to 34 years: 12,770 (13.05%)
35 to 44 years: 15,102 (15.44%)
45 to 54 years: 12,138 (12.41%)
55 to 59 years: 3,012 (3.08%)
60 to 64 years: 2,891 (2.96%)
65 to 74 years: 3,635 (3.72%)
75 to 84 years: 2,451 (2.51%)
85 years and over: 520 (0.53%)

Median age: 27.40 years

Population data by age, legal ages, 2005 data
18 years and over: 63,369 (64.77%)
21 years and over: 57,247 (58.52%)
62 years and over: 8,530 (8.72%)
65 years and over: 6,606 (6.75%)

18 years and older by gender, 2005 data
18 years and over: 63,369 (64.77%)
Male: 30,119 (47.53% of this group)
Female: 33,250 (52.47% of this group)

65 years and older by gender, 2005 data
65 years and over: 6,606 (6.75%)
Male: 2,882 (43.63% of this group)
Female: 3,724 (56.37% of this group)

Races, 2005 data
One Race: 96,348 (98.48%)
Two or more Races: 1,485 (1.52%)
White: -999,999,999 (-1,022,149.99%)
Hispanic or Latino (of any race): -999,999,999 (-1,022,149.99%)
Black or African American: 39,243 (40.11%)
Asian: 251 (0.26%)
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 1,905 (1.95%)
American Indian and Alaska Native: 636 (0.65%)
Some other race: 43,251 (44.21%)

Hispanic or Latino Races, 2005 data
Mexican: 49,870 (50.97%)
Puerto Rican: 169 (0.17%)
Cuban: 212 (0.22%)
Other Hispanic or Latino: 6,250 (6.39%)
Not Hispanic or Latino: 41,332 (42.25%)

Two or More Races, 2005 data
Two or more Races: 1,485 (1.52%)

Housedold Data, 2005 data
Household population: 97,833 (100.00%)
Householder: 26,457 (27.04%)
Spouse: 11,596 (11.85%)
Child: 35,632 (36.42%)
Other relatives: 21,014 (21.48%)
Nonrelatives: 3,134 (3.20%)
Unmarried partner: 1,248 (1.28%)
Total households: 24,083
Family households (families): 20,023 (83.14%)
With own children under 18 years: 10,693 (44.40%)
Married-couple families: 10,734 (44.57%)
With own children under 18 years: 6,242 (25.92%)
Male householder, no wife present: 2,839 (11.79%)
With own children under 18 years: 1,432 (5.95%)
Female householder, no husband present: 6,450 (26.78%)
With own children under 18 years: 3,019 (12.54%)
Nonfamily households: 4,060 (16.86%)
Householder living alone: 3,384 (14.05%)
65 years and over: 1,339 (5.56%)
Households with one or more people under 18 years: 14,547 (60.40%)
Households with one or more people 65 years and over: 4,773 (19.82%)
Average household size : 4.06
Average family size: 4.51

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