Population and Demographics of La Verne, CA
La Verne is a small city situated within Los Angeles County in California. According to the most recent Census, La Verne is the 233rd largest city in California, with an estimated population of 32,206. The population density is 3815.52 people/mi². This population density is 1535% higher than the California average and 4095% higher than the national average. Compared to the rest of the US, it’s the 1,327th largest city in America.
Age and Households
Overall, the median age is around 43.4 years, including 42.4 years for males and 44.4 years for females. This median age is 19% higher than the state of California’s average of 36 years. For every 100 females, there are 92.6 males. The average household size is 2.81 people per household.
In La Verne, CA, 58% of the population over the age of 15 are married. As of a recent Census, around 98% of the population lived in households, while 1-2% lived in non-institutionalized group quarters, and 0.6% were institutionalized.
There are over 11,200 households, out of which around 32% had children under the age of 18. More than half of the households were married couples living together, and around 13% of households had a female living in them with no husband. Less than 5% had a male householder living without a wife.
Around 4% of households were unmarried couples living together, and 0.7% were homosexual partners living together.
Out of all of the households, around 22% were individuals, and 13% had someone living alone over the age of 65 years. 73% of all households were families with the average family size was 3.16.
There was a total of more than 11,600 housing units total, with 74% being owner-occupied. Others were occupied by renters, while the homeowner vacancy rate was around 2%. The rental vacancy rate is over 5%.
The median income for households in this city is $82,829. However, the mean household income is $106,023. Compared to the previous Census, the median income has increased quite a bit. Just seven years ago, the median household income was $77.040.
According to the recent ACS, the racial composition of La Verne is mostly white at 74.72%. However, the rest of the racial composition of La Verne is as follows:
- Asian: 7.38%
- Other: 7.18%
- Two or more races: 5.62%
- African American: 4.20%
- Native American: 0.79%
- Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.11%
Over half of the La Verne residents were born in California (66%). 19% were born in the US, but out of state, 1% were born overseas, and around 15% were foreign-born.
While there is much diversity in this community, most residents speak English. In fact, 77% of the residents speak English, and 13% speak Spanish.
With homes valued so high in La Verna, California, it’s important that the residents get clean water. Thanks to La Verne plumbers for local plumbing and sanitation services. Both tourists and locals can have clean drinking water even the population density is higher than the average California city.