According to the most recent Artesia California demographics data available from the 2022 Census Bureau released in the American Community Survey in November of 2022, Figure 1 Artesia depicts it has a Population 2021 of 16,390 which is less than most other places in the greater region. The city with the highest population in the area is Norwalk which depicts a population of 103,330 ( substantially bigger). Figure 3 uses the Artesia population data for a comparison of the population growth/population change estimates from the years 2010 to 2021 and Artesia California depicts very little difference.
The total Artesia California greater area population percent change for all areas for the years from 2010 to 2021 is shown in Figure 4 and for Artesia indicates it has a Population Change of -0.8% which is the second smallest when ranked by population percent change of all the other places in the local area.
Looking at the Artesia population density (measured as people per square mile) and providing comparisons to both the national and state average population density in Figure 5, Artesia California shows it has 10,113 people per square mile which is in the mid point range of other places in the greater region. The next higher when sorted by population density is Norwalk only about 5.2% larger with population density of 10,643. The city with the highest population density in the area is Hawaiian Gardens which depicts a people per square mile of 14,955 (47.9% larger). Figure 6 provides Artesia demographics for the overall median age for all people in the region and Artesia depicts it has a Median Age of 38.4 which is the third most median age of all other places in the greater Artesia region. The city with the highest overall median age of all people in the area is Cerritos which shows an age of 45.6 (18.8% larger).
The next demographic analysis (Figure 7) looks at large generational Artesia population groups (and can be useful internet research for employment related research or identifying areas with retirees). Key findings in this chart includes that Artesia California has the largest proportion of people between 20 and 29 years old at 18.0% of the total and is ranked #1. Second, it has the smallest proportion of people between 30 and 39 years old at 11.2% of the total.
Figure 8 illustrates the overall diversity breakdown for Artesia population and ethnicity groups in the area. (note: Hispanic/Latino is broken out separately in the next diagram and also the group denoted as Native ethnicity includes Native American, and Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander.) Artesia California has one of the largest proportions of Black population at 39.1% of the total and is ranked #3. Only #2 La Palma (48.1%), and #1 Cerritos (58.8%) are larger. Second, it has the largest proportion of Asian population at 3.7% of the total and is ranked #1. Third, it has in the intermediate range of other places in the greater region when sorted by Native population at 25.7% of the total. Figure 9 shows the Artesia California Hispanic (including non Hispanic whites) population household ethnicity in the region and Artesia shows it has a Hispanic or Latino of 34.0% which is less than most other places in the greater region.
Artesia California Families and Marital Status Charts
Figure 11 compares the average household size using the average number of people in a family for Artesia households. Artesia shows it has a Family Size of 4.1 which is the third most average family size of all other places in the greater Artesia region. The city with the highest average family size in the area is Hawaiian Gardens which depicts an average family size of 4.3 (6.8% larger).
Looking at Artesia households that are headed by a husband and wife as a percent of all families in Figure 12, Artesia depicts it has a Married-couple family of 67% which is less than most other places in the metro area. The city with the highest percent of people in a husband and wife family in the area is La Palma which depicts a husband and wife family percent of 80% (19.5% larger).
The next section of charts provide a detailed look at mothers and baby births that occurred over the past 12 months. Figure 13 shows the rate of women aged 15 to 50 years old who have given birth. Artesia shows it has a Birth Rate of 5.1% which is the third most percent of women who have given birth of all other places in the greater Artesia region. The city with the highest percent of women who gave birth in the area is Hawaiian Gardens which depicts a birth rate of 9.1% (77.6% larger). Figure 14 shows the breakdown of the mother's age for all baby births that occurred in the last 12 months and it has the largest proportion of percent of births to mothers aged 20 to 24 at 44% of the total and is ranked #1. Second, it has the smallest proportion of percent of births to mothers aged 25 to 29 at 12% of the total. Third, it has the largest proportion of percent of births to mothers aged 30 to 34 at 37% of the total and is ranked #1.
The next set of demographic data looks at the marital status for Artesia households which is useful for internet research. Figure 16 compares the total number of single people in each area. Artesia depicts it has a Total Single People of 51% which is in the middle range of other places in the local area. The city with the highest percent of people who are single for any reason in the area is Bellflower which depicts a percent single of 57% (10.8% larger). Comparing percent of people who are single for any reason to the United States average of 50%, Artesia is only slightly larger. Also, benchmarked against the state of California, percent of people who are single for any reason of 51%, Artesia is about the same size.
Artesia California Citizenship Demographics Charts
The next section of demographic information provides detailed data Artesia residents including: immigrants, citizenship, immigration, country of origin, non citizens and more. To start, Figure 17 shows a high level view of citizenship. Artesia California has one of the largest proportions of citizens born In US at 27% of the total and is ranked #2. The only larger city being Cerritos with 33%. Second, it has one of the largest proportions of citizens by naturalization at 19% of the total and is ranked #2. The only larger city being Hawaiian Gardens with 21%.
Artesia California Birthplace Demographic Charts
Figure 19 looks at the detailed country of origin demographic research for foreign-born people in this place. Click column to sort.
For comparison purposes, Figure 20 shows detailed statistic data for the entire United States. In particular, this diagram breaks down the detailed country of origin foreign-born people in the entire U.S. in order to compare with the data provided in the prior diagram which shows only for the local area. Both this diagram and the prior diagram are sorted the same way to facilitate comparison between the two. Click column to sort.
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Census Designated Place or "CDP")
and Census County Division "CCD".)
For comparison purposes, the US national average and the state average value are provided. Additionally, the "Combined Statistical Area" or CSA is shown that is closest to the city, county, or zip code shown. A CSA is a large grouping of adjacent metropolitan areas that identified by the Census Bureau based on social and economic ties. (See: Combined Statistical Area)
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