compton Demographics
Educational Attainment
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Less than High School 14,282 31.8 % 6.6 %
High School Graduate 14,646 32.6 % 32.6 %
Some College 10,594 23.6 % 24.6 %
Bachelor’s Degree 3,800 8.5 % 22.5 %
Graduate or Professional Degree 1,644 3.7 % 13.7 %
High School Graduate or Higher 26,485 58.9 % 87.1 %
Bachelor's Degree or Higher 4,317 9.6 % 9.6 %
Age Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Population 98,448 - -
19 years old and under 31,672 32.2 % 25.6 %
20 to 44 years old 35,950 36.5 % 12.7 %
45 to 64 years old 21,995 22.3 % 12.7 %
65 years old and older 8,831 9.0 % 1.9 %
Language Spoken at Home
Number No. Area % Area National % National
English Only 32,487 100.0 % 84.6 %
Marital Status
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Never Married 16,359 47.5 % 33.5 %
Married 13,327 38.7 % 50.5 %
Separated 1,561 4.5 % 2.6 %
Divorced 3,209 9.3 % 13.5 %
Census Housing Report
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Housing Units 24,966 - -
Occupied Housing Units 23,978 96.0 % 87.7 %
Vacant Housing Units 988 4.0 % 12.3 %
1-Unit, Detached 17,200 68.9 % 61.4 %
1-Unit, Attached 2,118 8.5 % 5.8 %
2-Units 588 2.4 % 3.7 %
3 to 4 Units 1,211 4.9 % 4.5 %
5 to 9 Units 1,700 6.8 % 4.8 %
10 to 19 Units 960 3.8 % 4.6 %
20 or More Units 610 2.4 % 8.8 %
Mobile Homes 579 2.3 % 6.3 %
Built 1990 to 1999 727 2.9 % 14.0 %
Built 1980 to 1989 1,810 7.2 % 13.6 %
Built 1970 to 1979 1,872 7.5 % 15.5 %
Built 1960 to 1969 3,115 12.5 % 10.8 %
Built 1940 to 1959 11,851 47.5 % 15.6 %
Built 1939 or Earlier 4,340 17.4 % 13.0 %
Racial Breakdown
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Caucasian 52,935 55.1 % 75.5 %
African-American 25,938 27.0 % 13.1 %
Native American 269 0.3 % 0.8 %
Asian 1,624 1.7 % 5.6 %
Some Other Race 15,257 15.9 % 4.9 %
Economic Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Median Household Income 45,676 55,775
Median Family Income 45,523 68,260
Median Per Capita Income 14,532 29,979
Weather
  • Chance of Sunshine 64.52 %
  • Temperature 69.48 ℉
  • Rainfall 2.14 inches
  • Energy Demand
    [HDD] 5.82
    [CDD] 0.35
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