South Gate, CA

95,537 Population
7.2 square miles 13,202.6 people per square mile

Census data: ACS 2016 1-year unless noted

 

 People

Percent of State Population
0.2%
was 0.2%
Ranked 79th Highest in CA
Population Density
13,202.6
US 88.8 people/sq mile
Dependency Ratio
50.0%
was 44.7%
US Population Dependency Ratio is 49.7
Percent Foreign Born
41.8%
was 42.1%
Ranked 15th Highest in CA
Percent Under 18
28.0%
was 26.9%
Ranked 25th Highest in CA
Percent 65 and Over
10.0%
was 8.8%
Ranked 113th Highest in CA

 Economics

Unemployment Rate
4.4
was 8.8
Ranked 26th Lowest in CA
Percent Living in Poverty
18.8%
was 17.3%
Ranked 112th Lowest in CA
Median Household Income
$45,522
was $45,438
Ranked 124th Highest in CA
Gini Income Distribution
 
39.5
39.4
US Gini Index is 42.0

 Safety

Homicides per 100,000
2.1
was 2.1
 
Violent Crimes per 100,000
579.7
was 518.9
 
Property Crimes per 100,000
3,387.2
was 2,822.4
 

 Housing

Total Housing Units
24,327
was 24,869
Ranked 125th Highest in CA
Median Rent
$1,042
was $1,047
Ranked 117th Highest in CA
Total Building Permits
5
was 4
 
Occupied Housing Units
23,762
was 24,276
 
Homeownership Rate
42.4%
was 40.2%
Ranked 114th Highest in CA
Single Family Building Permits
5
was 4
 
Residential Units Per Sq Mile
3,361.8
was 3,436.7
Ranked 13th Highest in CA
Rental Vacancy Rate
4.0%
was 3.9%
Ranked 132nd Highest in CA
Multifamily Building Permits
0
 
Persons Per Dwelling Unit
4.0
was 4.0
Ranked 12th Highest in CA
Building Permits per 1000 Housing Units
0.2
was 0.2
 
Building Permits per 1000 Residents
0.1
was 0.0
 

 Health

Percent with Insurance Under 18
94.3%
was 93.2%
Ranked 124th Highest in CA
Percent with Insurance 18 to 64
84.6%
Ranked 119th Highest in CA
Percent with Insurance Over 65
98.9%
was 94.7%
Ranked 52nd Highest in CA

 Education

Percent with High School Diploma or Higher
56.8%
was 54.5%
Ranked 133rd Highest in CA
Percent with Bachelors Degree or Higher
7.2%
was 10.1%
Ranked 134th Highest in CA

 Finance

Capital Spending
--
No Data Available
Own Source Revenue
72.3%
was 76.2%
 
Debt Service Ratio
3.3%
was 3.7%
 
Revenue
$72,250,896
was $67,692,419
 
Expenditure
$67,649,732
was $69,561,517
 
Revenue per Capita
$750
was $708
 
Expenditure per Capita
$702
was $727
 

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