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Bellflower is a city in California, State of United States, borders Norwalk and Cerritos on the east, Lakewood on the south, Long Beach on the southwest, Downey to the north and northwest and Paramount on the west. Bellflower population in 2023 is estimated to be 78,208, covers city area of 6.2 square miles (16 sq km), ranks one-hundred-twelfth largest city in California State, four-hundred-fifty-second city in the United States. Bellflower is a city in southeast Los Angeles County, founded in 1906 and incorporated in 1957. Bellflower population as per 2020 census is 79,190 compared to 2010 population of 76,616 with the increase number of 2,574 people and growth of 3.4 percent.

Below is the Bellflower population by year:
YearPopulationChange %
2021 *77,408-2.25
2022 *78,0580.82
2023 *78,2080.19
Source : Annual Estimates of the Resident Population: April 1, 2010 to July 1, 2019, 2020 US Census & 2021 estimates updated

Bellflower Population by Age

According to 2019 US population estimates, Total Bellflower population is 76,445, out of these 37,095 are male, 39,350 are female, The sex ratio of Bellflower is 94. The median age of the Bellflower population is 37.1, Bellflower population by age are, under 18 years is 16,675, 16 years and over is 62,430, 18 years and over is 59,770, 21 years and over is 56,388, 65 years and over is 13,143. 48.5% are male, 51.5% are female, Population of Bellflower by age percent-wise is, 21.8% are under 18 years old, 81.7% are 16 years and over, 78.2% are 18 years and over, 73.8% are 21 years and over, 13.3% are 65 years and over. There are total 25,114 housing units, The voting population of Bellflower are 50,732, out of these 25,163 are male voters, 25,569 are female voters, 49.6% are male, 50.4% are female. Bellflower population in 2022 is estimated to be 78,058, and in 2021 is estimated to be 77,408.

Age GroupPopulationPercent
0 -53,1114.1%
5 - 93,9115.1%
10 - 145,8277.6%
15 - 196,0467.9%
20 - 245,0026.5%
25 - 3411,67115.3%
35 - 4410,57113.8%
45 - 549,57012.5%
55 - 594,9196.4%
60 - 645,6527.4%
65 - 746,2578.2%
75 - 842,6133.4%
85 and over1,2951.7%
Source: 2019 US population by age estimates

Bellflower Population by Race

According to 2019 population of Bellflower by race are:

White Population

White population in Bellflower, California are 23,738, percentage wise 31.1 percent are whites.

Black Population

Black population in Bellflower, California are 13,179, percentage wise 17.2 percent are blacks. African American refers to black population in Bellflower, They are Black racial groups of Africa, includes Sub-Saharan African people, Kenyan, Nigerian, Caribbean such as Haitian and Jamaican.

Asian Population

Asian population in Bellflower are 6,561, percentage wise 8.6 percent are asians.

Hispanic Population

Hispanic population in Bellflower, California are 46,411. Percentage wise 60.7 percent are hispanics, out of these 40,449 are Mexican people, 61 are Puerto Ricans, 123 are Cubans, and 5,778 are other Hispanic or Latinos.

Population by Race76,445Percent
Black or African American13,17917.2%
American Indian and Alaska Native620.1%
Asian Population6,5618.6%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander2480.3%
Hispanic or Latino46,41160.7%
Puerto Rican610.1%
Other Hispanic or Latino5,778
Source: US Census population estimates(2019)

Nativity by Place of Birth

According to 2019 estimates, Bellflower native population is 53,382, out of these 45,842 born in the California state and 7,061 born in other state in the United States. Foreign born or Population born outside the US are 23,063, out of these 13,598 are Naturalized US citizen, 196 are in Europe, 3,352 in Asia, 1,099 in Africa, 8,897 in Latin America and 54 in Northern America. Non-US Citizens, Total Foreigners living in Bellflower are 9,465, out of these 134 are from Europe, 1,062 are from Asia, 522 from Africa, 7,667 are from Latin America.

Nativity by Place of BirthPopulation
Born in state of residence45,842
Born in other state in the United States7,061
Born outside the United States479
Puerto Rico0
U.S. Island Areas0
Born abroad of American parent(s)479
Foreign born
Born outside of United States23,063
Naturalized U.S. citizen13,598
Latin America8,897
Northern America54
Not a U.S. citizen9,465
Latin America7,667
Northern America0
Source: US Census 2019 estimates

Bellflower Housing

According to 2019 census estimates, Total number of houses in Bellflower, California are 25,114, Occupied housing units are 23,369, Rental vacancy rate is 2. Percentage of occupancy is 93, 34.63% of houses are owner occupied and 58.42% of houses are renter occupied in Bellflower. There are 46.57 percent of one-unit detached, 6.64 percent of one-units attached, 2.93 percent of two-unit houses, 2.46 percent of three or four unit homes. 6.16 percent are residing in mobile homes. Average household size of owner occupied is 4 and average household size of renter occupied is 3. 25.59 percent are available with one vehicle, 28.69 percent are available with two vehicles, 31.56 percent are available with three or more vehicles and 7.22 percent are no vehicles available.

Total housing units25,114
Occupied housing units23,369
Occupied housing units percent93
Rental vacancy rate2
Structure TypeUnits
1-unit, detached11,696
1-unit attached1,668
2 units736
3 or 4 units617
Mobile home1,547
Boat, RV, van, etc.44
Average household size of owner-occupied unit4
Average household size of renter-occupied unit3
Source: US Census 2019 housing estimates

Bellflower Housing Market

The median value of housing unit in Bellflower, California is $522,800, According to 2019 estimated US census of housing market, 2.56 percent of houses are less than $50,000, 1.00 percent are between $50,000 to $100,000, 1.16 percent are between $100,000 to $150,000, 0.97 percent are between $200,000 to $300,000, 10.18 percent are between $300,000 to $500,000, 17.70 percent are between $500,000 to one million, 1.06 percent are over one million and above. Total number of Bellflower rental homes or apartments are 14,672, occupied by Renter, The median value of Bellflower average rental rate is $1,466.

Housing unit valueUnits
Less than $50,000642
$50,000 to $99,999251
$100,000 to $149,999292
$150,000 to $199,9990
$200,000 to $299,999244
$300,000 to $499,9992,557
$500,000 to $999,9994,445
$1,000,000 or more266
Median (dollars)522,800
Source: US Census 2019 housing market estimates

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