In 2020, Compton, CA had a population of 95.8k people with a median age of 31.8 and a median household income of $58,703. Between 2019 and 2020 the population of Compton, CA declined from 96,803 to 95,804, a −1.03% decrease and its median household income grew from $52,883 to $58,703, a 11% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Compton, CA are Other (Hispanic) (33.8%), White (Hispanic) (27.6%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (27%), Two+ (Hispanic) (6.98%), and Asian (Non-Hispanic) (1.02%).
None of the households in Compton, CA reported speaking a non-English language at home as their primary shared language. This does not consider the potential multi-lingual nature of households, but only the primary self-reported language spoken by all members of the household.
81.5% of the residents in Compton, CA are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Compton, CA are Compton College (481 degrees awarded in 2020).
In 2020, the median property value in Compton, CA was $383,500, and the homeownership rate was 55.9%. Most people in Compton, CA drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 31.5 minutes. The average car ownership in Compton, CA was 2 cars per household.