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Social Characteristics of City of Torrance, CA

Torrance, CA Selected Social Characteristics 2010-2014 American Community Survey 5-Year Estimates

  • American Community Survey types of households (All)
    55,279
  • American Community Survey types of households (All with Family households)
    38,249
  • Percentage of types of households (All with Family households)
    69.2%
  • American Community Survey types of households (All with Family households having own children under 18 years)
    16,213
  • Percentage of types of households (All with Family households having own children under 18 years)
    29.3%
  • American Community Survey types of households (All with Family households, Married-couple family)
    29,438
  • Percentage of types of households (All with Family households, Married-couple family)
    53.3%
  • American Community Survey types of households (All with Family households, Married-couple family / own children under 18 years)
    12,916
  • Percentage of types of households (All with Family households, Married-couple family / own children under 18 years)
    23.4%
  • American Community Survey types of households (All with Family households, Male householder, no wife present, family)
    2,426
  • Percentage of types of households (All with Family households, Male householder, no wife present, family)
    4.4%
  • American Community Survey types of households (All with Family households, Male householder, no wife present, family / own children under 18 years)
    914
  • Percentage of types of households (All with Family households, Male householder, no wife present, family / own children under 18 years)
    1.7%
  • American Community Survey types of households (All with Family households, Female householder, no husband present)
    6,385
  • Percentage of types of households (All with Family households, Female householder, no husband present)
    11.6%
  • American Community Survey types of households (All with Family households, Female householder, no husband present, family - With own children under 18 years)
    2,383
  • Percentage of types of households (All with Family households, Female householder, no husband present, family - With own children under 18 years)
    4.3%
  • American Community Survey types of households (All with non-family households)
    17,030
  • Percentage of types of households (All with non-family households)
    30.8%
  • American Community Survey types of households (All with non-family households when Householder living alone)
    14,336
  • Percentage of types of households (All with non-family households when Householder living alone)
    25.9%
  • American Community Survey types of households (All with non-family households when Householder living alone, 65 years and over)
    5,766
  • Percentage of types of households (All with non-family households when Householder living alone, 65 years and over)
    10.4%
  • American Community Survey types of households (All households with one or more people under 18 years)
    17,461
  • Percentage of types of households (All households with one or more people under 18 years)
    31.6%
  • American Community Survey types of households (households with one or more people 65 years and over)
    16,749
  • Percentage of types of households (households with one or more people 65 years and over)
    30.3%
  • American Community Survey types of households (Average sized households)
    2.64
  • American Community Survey types of households (Average family size households)
    3.22
  • American Community Survey number of persons in households by relationship (All)
    145,899
  • American Community Survey number of persons in households by relationship (Householder)
    55,279
  • Percentage of persons in households by relationship (Householder)
    37.9%
  • American Community Survey number of persons in households by relationship (Spouse)
    29,445
  • Percentage of persons in households by relationship (Spouse)
    20.2%
  • American Community Survey number of persons in households by relationship (Child)
    45,534
  • Percentage of persons in households by relationship (Child)
    31.2%
  • American Community Survey number of persons in households by relationship (Other relatives)
    10,026
  • Percentage of persons in households by relationship (Other relatives)
    6.9%
  • American Community Survey number of persons in households by relationship (Not relatives)
    5,615
  • Percentage of persons in households by relationship (Not relatives)
    3.8%
  • American Community Survey persons in households by relationship (Not relatives) Unmarried partner
    2,280
  • Percentage of persons in households by relationship (Not relatives) Unmarried partner
    1.6%
  • American Community Survey number of males 15 years and older (by Marital status)
    58,607
  • American Community Survey number of unmarried males 15 years and older
    19,362
  • Percentage number of unmarried males 15 years and older
    33.0%
  • American Community Survey number of married males 15 years and older (not including separated)
    32,305
  • Percentage number of married males 15 years and older (not including separated)
    55.1%
  • American Community Survey number of separated males 15 years and older
    1,015
  • Percentage number of separated males 15 years and older
    1.7%
  • American Community Survey number of widowed males 15 years and older
    1,398
  • Percentage number of widowed males 15 years and older
    2.4%
  • American Community Survey number of divorced males 15 years and older
    4,527
  • Percentage number of divorced males 15 years and older
    7.7%
  • American Community Survey number of females 15 years and older (by Marital status)
    63,649
  • American Community Survey number of females never married 15 years and older
    17,036
  • Percentage number of females never married 15 years and older
    26.8%
  • American Community Survey number of females presently married 15 years and older (not including separated)
    31,781
  • Percentage number of females presently married 15 years and older (not including separated)
    49.9%
  • American Community Survey number of separated females 15 years and older
    1,071
  • Percentage of separated females 15 years and older
    1.7%
  • American Community Survey number of widowed females 15 years and older
    6,272
  • Percentage of widowed females 15 years and older
    9.9%
  • American Community Survey number of divorced females 15 years and older
    7,489
  • Percentage of divorced females 15 years and older
    11.8%
  • American Community Survey number of 15 to 50 years old females which had birth in the past year
    1,625
  • American Community Survey number of 15 to 50 years old unmarried (widowed, divorced, and never married) females which had birth in the past year
    320
  • Percentage of 15 to 50 years old unmarried (widowed, divorced, and never married) females which had birth in the past year
    19.7%
  • American Community Survey number of 15 to 50 years old unmarried (widowed, divorced, and never married) females which had birth in the past year (Per 1,000)
    18
  • American Community Survey number of 15 to 50 years old females which had birth in the past year (Per 1,000)
    46
  • American Community Survey number of 15 to 50 years old females which had birth in the past year (Per 1,000 - 15 to 19 years old)
    6
  • American Community Survey number of 15 to 50 years old females which had birth in the past year (Per 1,000 - 20 to 34 years old)
    74
  • American Community Survey number of 15 to 50 years old females which had birth in the past year (Per 1,000 - 35 to 50 years old)
    35
  • American Community Survey number of grandparents with live-in grandchildren under 18 years of age
    2,411
  • American Community Survey number of grandparents with live-in grandchildren under 18 years of age (Responsible for grandchildren)
    620
  • Percentage of grandparents with live-in grandchildren under 18 years of age (Responsible for grandchildren)
    25.7%
  • American Community Survey number of grandparents with live-in grandchildren under 18 years of age (Less than one year, responsible for grandchildren)
    96
  • Percentage of grandparents with live-in grandchildren under 18 years of age (Less than one year, responsible for grandchildren)
    4.0%
  • American Community Survey number of grandparents with live-in grandchildren under 18 years of age (1 or 2 years old, responsible for grandchildren)
    175
  • Percentage of grandparents with live-in grandchildren under 18 years of age (1 or 2 years old, responsible for grandchildren)
    7.3%
  • American Community Survey number of grandparents with live-in grandchildren under 18 years of age (3 or 4 years old, responsible for grandchildren)
    81
  • Percentage of grandparents with live-in grandchildren under 18 years of age (3 or 4 years old, responsible for grandchildren)
    3.4%
  • American Community Survey number of grandparents with live-in grandchildren under 18 years of age (5 or more years old, responsible for grandchildren)
    268
  • Percentage of grandparents with live-in grandchildren under 18 years of age (5 or more years old, responsible for grandchildren)
    11.1%
  • American Community Survey number of grandparents with live-in grandchildren under 18 years of age (under 18 years old, responsible for grandchildren)
    620
  • American Community Survey number of female grandparents with live-in grandchildren under 18 years of age (under 18 years old, responsible for grandchildren)
    363
  • Percentage of female grandparents with live-in grandchildren under 18 years of age (under 18 years old, responsible for grandchildren)
    58.5%
  • American Community Survey number of married grandparents with live-in grandchildren under 18 years of age (under 18 years old, responsible for grandchildren)
    436
  • Percentage of married grandparents with live-in grandchildren under 18 years of age (under 18 years old, responsible for grandchildren)
    70.3%
  • American Community Survey number of persons enrolled in school 3 years of age and over
    37,559
  • American Community Survey number of people enrolled in nursery school, preschool 3 years of age and over
    2,619
  • Percentage of people enrolled in nursery school, preschool 3 years of age and over
    7.0%
  • American Community Survey number of people enrolled in kindergarten 3 years of age and over
    1,588
  • Percentage of people enrolled in kindergarten 3 years of age and over
    4.2%
  • American Community Survey number of people enrolled in Elementary school (grades 1-8) 3 years of age and over
    13,604
  • Percentage of people enrolled in Elementary school (grades 1-8) 3 years of age and over
    36.2%
  • American Community Survey number of people enrolled in High school (grades 9-12) 3 years of age and over
    7,968
  • Percentage of people enrolled in High school (grades 9-12) 3 years of age and over
    21.2%
  • American Community Survey number of people enrolled in College or graduate school 3 years of age and over
    11,780
  • Percentage of people enrolled in College or graduate school 3 years of age and over
    31.4%
  • American Community Survey number of people 25 years of age and older with education
    104,623
  • American Community Survey number of people 25 years of age and older with less than 9th grade education
    3,153
  • Percentage of people 25 years of age and older with less than 9th grade education
    3.0%
  • American Community Survey number of people 25 years of age and older with 9th to 12th grade (without diploma)
    4,156
  • Percentage of people 25 years of age and older with 9th to 12th grade (without diploma)
    4.0%
  • American Community Survey number of people 25 years of age and older high school graduates and equivalency
    18,311
  • Percentage number of people 25 years of age and older high school graduates and equivalency
    17.5%
  • American Community Survey number of people 25 years of age and older with some college and no degree
    22,121
  • Percentage of people 25 years of age and older with some college and no degree
    21.1%
  • American Community Survey number of people 25 years of age and older with associate's degree
    9,455
  • Percentage of people 25 years of age and older with associate's degree
    9.0%
  • American Community Survey number of people 25 years of age and older with bachelor's degree
    31,449
  • Percentage of people 25 years of age and older with bachelor's degree
    30.1%
  • American Community Survey number of people 25 years of age and older with Graduate or professional degree
    15,978
  • Percentage of people 25 years of age and older with Graduate or professional degree
    15.3%
  • Percentage of people with high school graduate or higher
    93.0%
  • Percentage of people with a bachelor's degree or higher
    45.3%
  • American Community Survey number of Veterans (Civilian, 18 years and older)
    116,338
  • American Community Survey number of Veterans (Civilian, 18 years and older) Civilian veterans
    7,995
  • Percentage of Veterans (Civilian, 18 years and older) Civilian veterans
    6.9%
  • American Community Survey number of all civilian non-institutionalized persons (By status)
    146,394
  • American Community Survey number of all civilian non-institutionalized persons (With a disability)
    14,219
  • Percentage of all civilian non-institutionalized persons (With a disability)
    9.7%
  • American Community Survey number of all civilian non-institutionalized persons (Under 18 years of age)
    30,705
  • American Community Survey number of all civilian non-institutionalized persons (Under 18 years of age - with a disability)
    926
  • Percentage of all civilian non-institutionalized persons (Under 18 years of age - with a disability)
    3.0%
  • American Community Survey number of all civilian non-institutionalized persons (18 to 64 years)
    92,241
  • American Community Survey number of all civilian non-institutionalized persons (18 to 64 years - with a disability)
    5,585
  • Percentage of all civilian non-institutionalized persons (18 to 64 years - with a disability)
    6.1%
  • American Community Survey number of all civilian non-institutionalized persons (65 years and over)
    23,448
  • American Community Survey number of all civilian non-institutionalized persons (65 years and over - with a disability)
    7,708
  • Percentage of all civilian non-institutionalized persons (65 years and over - with a disability)
    32.9%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 1 year and over (Residence 1 year ago)
    145,646
  • American Community Survey number of persons 1 year and over (Residence 1 year ago) Same house
    127,557
  • Percentage of persons 1 year and over (Residence 1 year ago) Same house
    87.6%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 1 year and over (Residence 1 year ago) Different house in the U.S.
    16,580
  • Percentage of persons 1 year and over (Residence 1 year ago) Different house in the U.S.
    11.4%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 1 year and over (Residence 1 year ago) Different house in the U.S. Same county
    13,694
  • Percentage of persons 1 year and over (Residence 1 year ago) Different house in the U.S. Same county
    9.4%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 1 year and over (Residence 1 year ago) Different house in the U.S. Different county
    2,886
  • Percentage of persons 1 year and over (Residence 1 year ago) Different house in the U.S. Different county
    2.0%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 1 year and over (Residence 1 year ago) Different house in the U.S. Different county - Same state
    1,083
  • Percentage of persons 1 year and over (Residence 1 year ago) Different house in the U.S. Different county - Same state
    0.7%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 1 year and over (Residence 1 year ago) Different house in the U.S. Different county - Different state
    1,803
  • Percentage of persons 1 year and over (Residence 1 year ago) Different house in the U.S. Different county - Different state
    1.2%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 1 year and over (Residence 1 year ago) Abroad
    1,509
  • Percentage of persons 1 year and over (Residence 1 year ago) Abroad
    1.0%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons (by place of birth)
    147,181
  • American Community Survey number of Native persons
    104,628
  • Percentage of Native persons
    71.1%
  • American Community Survey number of Native persons (Born in United States)
    102,740
  • Percentage of Native persons (Born in United States)
    69.8%
  • American Community Survey number of Native persons - (Born in United States - State of residence)
    74,565
  • Percentage of Native persons (Born in United States - State of residence)
    50.7%
  • American Community Survey number of Native persons (Born in United States - State of residence - Born in United States - Different state)
    28,175
  • Percentage of Native persons (State of residence - Born in United States - Different state)
    19.1%
  • American Community Survey number of Native persons (Born in Puerto Rico, U.S. Island areas, or born abroad to American parent(s))
    1,888
  • Percentage of Native persons (Born in Puerto Rico, U.S. Island areas, or born abroad to American parent(s))
    1.3%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons foreign born
    42,553
  • Percentage of all persons foreign born
    28.9%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons foreign born (by U.S. Citizenship status)
    42,553
  • American Community Survey number of all persons foreign born (Naturalized U.S. citizen)
    24,675
  • Percentage of all persons foreign born (Naturalized U.S. citizen)
    58.0%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons foreign born (Non U.S. citizen)
    17,878
  • Percentage of all persons foreign born (Non U.S. citizen)
    42.0%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons born abroad the U.S. (by year of entry)
    44,441
  • American Community Survey number of all native persons (by year of entry)
    1,888
  • Percent; YEAR OF ENTRY - Native
    1888%
  • American Community Survey number of all native persons (entry - 2010 or later)
    13
  • Percentage of all native persons (entry - 2010 or later)
    0.7%
  • American Community Survey number of all native persons (entry - before 2010)
    1,875
  • Percentage of all native persons (entry - before 2010)
    99.3%
  • American Community Survey number of all foreign born persons (by year of entry)
    42,553
  • American Community Survey number of all foreign born persons (entry - 2010 or later)
    3,148
  • Percentage of all foreign born persons (entry - 2010 or later)
    7.4%
  • American Community Survey number of all foreign born persons (entry - before 2010)
    39,405
  • Percentage of all foreign born persons (entry - before 2010)
    92.6%
  • American Community Survey number of all foreign born persons (excluding population born at sea) by world region
    42,553
  • American Community Survey number of all foreign born persons (excluding population born at sea) Europe
    3,668
  • Percentage of all foreign born persons (excluding population born at sea) Europe
    8.6%
  • American Community Survey number of all foreign born persons (excluding population born at sea) Asia
    29,480
  • Percentage of all foreign born persons (excluding population born at sea) Asia
    69.3%
  • American Community Survey number of all foreign born persons (excluding population born at sea) Africa
    1,160
  • Percentage of all foreign born persons (excluding population born at sea) Africa
    2.7%
  • American Community Survey number of all foreign born persons (excluding population born at sea) Oceania
    144
  • Percentage of all foreign born persons (excluding population born at sea) Oceania
    0.3%
  • American Community Survey number of all foreign born persons (excluding population born at sea) Latin America
    7,424
  • Percentage of all foreign born persons (excluding population born at sea) Latin America
    17.4%
  • American Community Survey number of all foreign born persons (excluding population born at sea) Northern America
    677
  • Percentage of all foreign born persons (excluding population born at sea) Northern America
    1.6%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 5 years and older (by language spoken at home)
    139,097
  • American Community Survey number of persons 5 years and older speaking English only
    86,482
  • Percentage of persons 5 years and older speaking English only
    62.2%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 5 years and older speaking a language other than English
    52,615
  • Percentage of persons 5 years and older speaking a language other than English
    37.8%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 5 years and older speaking a language other than English which speak English less than very well
    23,025
  • Percentage of persons 5 years and older speaking a language other than English which speak English less than very well
    16.6%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 5 years and older speaking Spanish at home
    12,981
  • Percentage of persons 5 years and older speaking Spanish at home
    9.3%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 5 years and older, language spoken at home. Spanish, speaks English less than very well
    4,189
  • Percentage of persons 5 years and older, language spoken at home. Spanish, speaks English less than very well
    3.0%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 5 years and older speaking Other Indo-European languages at home
    7,549
  • Percentage of persons 5 years and older speaking Other Indo-European languages at home
    5.4%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 5 years and older speaking Other Indo-European languages at home, speaks English less than very well
    2,457
  • Percentage of persons 5 years and older speaking Other Indo-European languages at home, speaks English less than very well
    1.8%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 5 years and older speaking Asian and Pacific Islander languages at home
    29,995
  • Percentage of persons 5 years and older speaking Asian and Pacific Islander languages at home
    21.6%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 5 years and older speaking Asian and Pacific Islander languages at home, speaks English less than very well
    15,720
  • Percentage of persons 5 years and older speaking Asian and Pacific Islander languages at home, speaks English less than very well
    11.3%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 5 years and older speaking Other languages at home
    2,090
  • Percentage of persons 5 years and older speaking Other languages at home
    1.5%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 5 years and older speaking other languages at home, speaks English less than very well
    659
  • Percentage of persons 5 years and older speaking other languages at home, speaks English less than very well
    0.5%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons (by ancestry)
    147,181
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of American ancestry
    5,987
  • Percentage of all persons of American ancestry
    4.1%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of Arab ancestry
    2,029
  • Percentage of all persons of Arab ancestry
    1.4%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of Czech ancestry
    492
  • Percentage of all persons of Czech ancestry
    0.3%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of Danish ancestry
    1,110
  • Percentage of all persons of Danish ancestry
    0.8%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of Dutch ancestry
    1,955
  • Percentage of all persons of Dutch ancestry
    1.3%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of English ancestry
    10,865
  • Percentage of all persons of English ancestry
    7.4%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of French (except Basque) ancestry
    3,691
  • Percentage of all persons of French (except Basque) ancestry
    2.5%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of French Canadian ancestry
    619
  • Percentage of all persons of French Canadian ancestry
    0.4%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of German ancestry
    15,199
  • Percentage of all persons of German ancestry
    10.3%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of Greek ancestry
    697
  • Percentage of all persons of Greek ancestry
    0.5%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of Hungarian ancestry
    591
  • Percentage of all persons of Hungarian ancestry
    0.4%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of Irish ancestry
    12,477
  • Percentage of all persons of Irish ancestry
    8.5%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of Italian ancestry
    6,410
  • Percentage of all persons of Italian ancestry
    4.4%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of Lithuanian ancestry
    273
  • Percentage of all persons of Lithuanian ancestry
    0.2%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of Norwegian ancestry
    1,675
  • Percentage of all persons of Norwegian ancestry
    1.1%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of Polish ancestry
    3,052
  • Percentage of all persons of Polish ancestry
    2.1%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of Portuguese ancestry
    627
  • Percentage of all persons of Portuguese ancestry
    0.4%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of Russian ancestry
    2,130
  • Percentage of all persons of Russian ancestry
    1.4%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of Scotch-Irish ancestry
    845
  • Percentage of all persons of Scotch-Irish ancestry
    0.6%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of Scottish ancestry
    2,188
  • Percentage of all persons of Scottish ancestry
    1.5%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of Slovak ancestry
    218
  • Percentage of all persons of Slovak ancestry
    0.1%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of Sub-Saharan African ancestry
    779
  • Percentage of all persons of Sub-Saharan African ancestry
    0.5%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of Swedish ancestry
    2,088
  • Percentage of all persons of Swedish ancestry
    1.4%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of Swiss ancestry
    230
  • Percentage of all persons of Swiss ancestry
    0.2%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of Ukrainian ancestry
    254
  • Percentage of all persons of Ukrainian ancestry
    0.2%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of Welsh ancestry
    742
  • Percentage of all persons of Welsh ancestry
    0.5%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of West Indian (excluding Hispanic origin groups) ancestry
    327
  • Percentage of all persons of West Indian (excluding Hispanic origin groups) ancestry
    0.2%


Explanation of Symbols
(N) is displayed in columns when the area surveyed can not be shown due to the number of cases sampled being too few.
(-) is displayed in columns when the median is at the lowest interval of an open ended distribution.

Note: The numbers and percentages provided are estimates only and contain a margin of error. All estimates are collected from the census bureau, the margin of error can be viewed by referring to American Community Survey's tables and charts.