compton Demographics

Educational Attainment

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Less than High School 15,327 33.9 % 6.3 %
High School Graduate 13,874 30.7 % 32.2 %
Some College 11,457 25.3 % 24.4 %
Bachelor’s Degree 3,530 7.8 % 22.9 %
Graduate or Professional Degree 1,043 2.3 % 14.1 %
High School Graduate or Higher 26,234 58.0 % 87.5 %
Bachelor's Degree or Higher 3,664 8.1 % 8.1 %

Age Statistics

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Population 97,537 - -
19 years old and under 32,729 33.6 % 25.5 %
20 to 44 years old 33,069 33.9 % 12.6 %
45 to 64 years old 22,142 22.7 % 12.8 %
65 years old and older 9,597 9.8 % 1.9 %

Language Spoken at Home

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
English Only 29,776 100.0 % 84.4 %

Marital Status

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Never Married 17,389 50.6 % 33.6 %
Married 13,052 38.0 % 50.4 %
Separated 1,632 4.7 % 2.5 %
Divorced 2,318 6.7 % 13.4 %

Census Housing Report

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Housing Units 23,374 - -
Occupied Housing Units 22,458 96.1 % 87.6 %
Vacant Housing Units 916 3.9 % 12.4 %
1-Unit, Detached 15,449 66.1 % 61.5 %
1-Unit, Attached 2,377 10.2 % 5.9 %
2-Units 734 3.1 % 3.6 %
3 to 4 Units 1,695 7.3 % 4.4 %
5 to 9 Units 942 4.0 % 4.8 %
10 to 19 Units 625 2.7 % 4.4 %
20 or More Units 917 3.9 % 9.0 %
Mobile Homes 635 2.7 % 6.2 %
Built 1990 to 1999 596 2.5 % 13.9 %
Built 1980 to 1989 1,792 7.7 % 13.5 %
Built 1970 to 1979 2,139 9.2 % 15.3 %
Built 1960 to 1969 2,665 11.4 % 10.7 %
Built 1940 to 1959 12,386 53.0 % 15.5 %
Built 1939 or Earlier 2,322 9.9 % 12.8 %

Racial Breakdown

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Caucasian 36,973 38.5 % 75.1 %
African-American 26,965 28.1 % 13.1 %
Native American 458 0.5 % 0.9 %
Asian 930 1.0 % 5.6 %
Some Other Race 30,689 32.0 % 5.2 %

Economic Statistics

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Median Household Income 49,125 57,617
Median Family Income 51,597 71,062
Median Per Capita Income 15,758 31,128

Weather

  • Chance of Sunshine 77.42 %
  • Temperature 76.95 ℉
  • Rainfall 0.49 inches
  • Energy Demand
    [HDD] 0.35
    [CDD] 4.27

Earthquakes

Magnitude Probability
5.0 8.13 %
6.0 4.59 %
7.0 0.45 %
8.0 0.00 %
9.0 0.00 %
Moderate Risk Area

Public Information

Unemployment Information

Data sourced by HomeFacts.com