Long Beach, CA

474,172 Population
50.3 square miles 9,415.4 people per square mile

Census data: ACS 2014 1-year unless noted

 

 People

Percent of State Population
1.2%
was 1.2%
Ranked 7th Highest in CA
Population Density
9,415.4
US 88.8 people/sq mile
Dependency Ratio
43.7%
was 43.7%
US Population Dependency Ratio is 49.7
Percent Foreign Born
26.9%
was 25.4%
Ranked 63rd Highest in CA
Percent Under 18
23.4%
was 24.6%
Ranked 66th Highest in CA
Percent 65 and Over
11.2%
was 10.4%
Ranked 85th Highest in CA

 Economics

Unemployment Rate
4.7
was 7.4
Ranked 28th Lowest in CA
Percent Living in Poverty
19.2%
was 20.5%
Ranked 105th Lowest in CA
Median Household Income
$54,971
was $52,116
Ranked 97th Highest in CA
Gini Income Distribution
 
47.4
46.7
US Gini Index is 42.0

 Safety

Homicides per 100,000
7.6
was 7.2
 
Violent Crimes per 100,000
580.7
was 499.5
 
Property Crimes per 100,000
3,010
was 2,767.7
 

 Housing

Total Housing Units
177,343
was 175,205
Ranked 6th Highest in CA
Median Rent
$1,145
was $1,101
Ranked 99th Highest in CA
Total Building Permits
297
was 25
 
Occupied Housing Units
167,660
was 165,125
 
Homeownership Rate
39.0%
was 40.6%
Ranked 124th Highest in CA
Single Family Building Permits
20
was 23
 
Residential Units Per Sq Mile
3,524.6
was 3,483.1
Ranked 12th Highest in CA
Rental Vacancy Rate
8.6%
was 9.3%
Ranked 80th Highest in CA
Multifamily Building Permits
277
was 2
 
Persons Per Dwelling Unit
2.8
was 2.8
Ranked 93rd Highest in CA
Building Permits per 1000 Housing Units
1.7
was 0.1
 
Building Permits per 1000 Residents
0.6
was 0.1
 

 Health

Percent with Insurance Under 18
95.9%
was 91.9%
 
Percent with Insurance 18 to 64
86.7%
 
Percent with Insurance Over 65
99.0%
was 97.8%
 

 Education

Percent with High School Diploma or Higher
78.9%
was 80.0%
Ranked 97th Highest in CA
Percent with Bachelors Degree or Higher
29.5%
was 28.2%
Ranked 69th Highest in CA

 Finance

Capital Spending
--
No Data Available
Own Source Revenue
84.8%
was 88.9%
 
Debt Service Ratio
9.1%
was 5.3%
 
Revenue
 
$2,442,792,274
$1,978,725,742
 
Expenditure
 
$2,291,732,000
$2,304,617,016
 
Revenue per Capita
$5,158
was $4,216
 
Expenditure per Capita
$4,839
was $4,910
 

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