compton Demographics
Educational Attainment
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Less than High School 13,283 30.7 % 6.7 %
High School Graduate 14,068 32.5 % 32.8 %
Some College 12,375 28.6 % 24.8 %
Bachelor’s Degree 2,628 6.1 % 22.1 %
Graduate or Professional Degree 890 2.1 % 13.5 %
High School Graduate or Higher 25,773 59.6 % 86.9 %
Bachelor's Degree or Higher 2,724 6.3 % 6.3 %
Age Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Population 98,596 - -
19 years old and under 33,113 33.6 % 25.9 %
20 to 44 years old 37,598 38.1 % 12.8 %
45 to 64 years old 21,347 21.7 % 12.6 %
65 years old and older 6,538 6.6 % 1.9 %
Language Spoken at Home
Number No. Area % Area National % National
English Only 35,511 100.0 % 84.8 %
Marital Status
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Never Married 19,318 50.4 % 33.2 %
Married 13,728 35.8 % 50.6 %
Separated 2,160 5.6 % 2.6 %
Divorced 3,092 8.1 % 13.5 %
Census Housing Report
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Housing Units 24,990 - -
Occupied Housing Units 23,763 95.1 % 87.5 %
Vacant Housing Units 1,227 4.9 % 12.5 %
1-Unit, Detached 17,186 68.8 % 61.5 %
1-Unit, Attached 2,566 10.3 % 5.8 %
2-Units 492 2.0 % 3.8 %
3 to 4 Units 1,386 5.5 % 4.5 %
5 to 9 Units 966 3.9 % 4.9 %
10 to 19 Units 749 3.0 % 4.6 %
20 or More Units 836 3.3 % 8.7 %
Mobile Homes 809 3.2 % 6.3 %
Built 1990 to 1999 1,113 4.5 % 14.0 %
Built 1980 to 1989 2,031 8.1 % 13.7 %
Built 1970 to 1979 2,487 10.0 % 15.7 %
Built 1960 to 1969 3,181 12.7 % 11.0 %
Built 1940 to 1959 13,065 52.3 % 15.9 %
Built 1939 or Earlier 2,385 9.5 % 13.1 %
Racial Breakdown
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Caucasian 43,354 45.3 % 75.7 %
African-American 31,877 33.3 % 13.1 %
Native American 254 0.3 % 0.8 %
Asian 804 0.8 % 5.4 %
Some Other Race 19,420 20.3 % 4.9 %
Economic Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Median Household Income 46,353 53,657
Median Family Income 46,814 65,910
Median Per Capita Income 15,003 28,889
Weather
  • Chance of Sunshine 93.55 %
  • Temperature 77.76 ℉
  • Rainfall 0 inches
  • Energy Demand
    [HDD] 0
    [CDD] 7.34
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