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El Monte Population

El Monte is a city in California, State of United States, its a city in Los Angeles County, El Monte population in 2023 is estimated to be 108,708, covers city area of 9.65 sq mi (24.99 sq km), ranks sixty-fourth largest city in California State, two-hundred-eighty-fourth city in the United States. El Monte means The Mountain in Spanish, lies in the San Gabriel Valley, east of the city of Los Angeles. El Monte population as per 2020 census is 109,450 compared to 2010 population of 113,475 with the decrease number of 4,025 people and growth of -3.5 percent.

Below is the El Monte population by year:
YearPopulationChange %
2021 *106,913-2.318
2022 *108,3581.32
2023 *108,7080.32
Source : Annual Estimates of the Resident Population: April 1, 2010 to July 1, 2019, 2020 US Census & 2021 estimates updated

El Monte Population by Age

According to 2019 US population estimates, Total El Monte population is 115,477, out of these 55,377 are male, 60,100 are female, The sex ratio of El Monte is 92. The median age of the El Monte population is 38.2, El Monte population by age are, under 18 years is 23,535, 16 years and over is 95,090, 18 years and over is 91,942, 21 years and over is 87,902, 65 years and over is 20,302. 48.0% are male, 52.0% are female, Population of El Monte by age percent-wise is, 20.4% are under 18 years old, 82.3% are 16 years and over, 79.6% are 18 years and over, 76.1% are 21 years and over, 15.8% are 65 years and over. There are total 32,740 housing units, The voting population of El Monte are 63,914, out of these 31,083 are male voters, 32,831 are female voters, 48.6% are male, 51.4% are female. El Monte population in 2022 is estimated to be 108,358, and in 2021 is estimated to be 106,913.

Age GroupPopulationPercent
0 -56,7815.9%
5 - 95,1444.5%
10 - 147,8336.8%
15 - 196,9446.0%
20 - 249,1007.9%
25 - 3416,84114.6%
35 - 4417,47215.1%
45 - 5415,94813.8%
55 - 596,9886.1%
60 - 644,1783.6%
65 - 7410,8689.4%
75 - 844,6854.1%
85 and over2,6952.3%
Source: 2019 US population by age estimates

El Monte Population by Race

According to 2019 population of El Monte by race are:

White Population

White population in El Monte, California are 32,272, percentage wise 27.9 percent are whites.

Black Population

Black population in El Monte, California are 736, percentage wise 0.6 percent are blacks. African American refers to black population in El Monte, 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 El Monte are 37,395, percentage wise 32.4 percent are asians, out of these 387 are Asian Indians, 20,032 are Chinese, 1,858 are Filipinos, 277 are Japanese, 207 are Korean, 11,072 are Vietnamese and 3,562 are other Asian nationals.

Hispanic Population

Hispanic population in El Monte, California are 69,311. Percentage wise 60.0 percent are hispanics, out of these 63,438 are Mexican people, 95 are Puerto Ricans, 81 are Cubans, and 5,697 are other Hispanic or Latinos.

Population by Race115,477Percent
Black or African American7360.6%
American Indian and Alaska Native1,6271.4%
Asian Population37,39532.4%
Asian Indian3870.3%
Other Asian Population3,562
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander1,8471.6%
Hispanic or Latino69,31160.0%
Puerto Rican950.1%
Other Hispanic or Latino5,697
Source: US Census population estimates(2019)

Nativity by Place of Birth

According to 2019 estimates, El Monte native population is 55,805, out of these 51,383 born in the California state and 3,486 born in other state in the United States. Foreign born or Population born outside the US are 59,672, out of these 30,747 are Naturalized US citizen, 57 are in Europe, 19,933 in Asia, 9,941 in Latin America. Non-US Citizens, Total Foreigners living in El Monte are 28,925, out of these 103 are from Europe, 8,784 are from Asia, 19,156 are from Latin America and 57 are from Northern America.

Nativity by Place of BirthPopulation
Born in state of residence51,383
Born in other state in the United States3,486
Born outside the United States936
Puerto Rico49
U.S. Island Areas0
Born abroad of American parent(s)887
Foreign born
Born outside of United States59,672
Naturalized U.S. citizen30,747
Latin America9,941
Northern America0
Not a U.S. citizen28,925
Latin America19,156
Northern America57
Source: US Census 2019 estimates

El Monte Housing

According to 2019 census estimates, Total number of houses in El Monte, California are 32,740, Occupied housing units are 31,535, Rental vacancy rate is 2. Percentage of occupancy is 96, 36.23% of houses are owner occupied and 60.09% of houses are renter occupied in El Monte. There are 50.52 percent of one-unit detached, 9.32 percent of one-units attached, 3.54 percent of two-unit houses, 4.93 percent of three or four unit homes. 5.64 percent are residing in mobile homes. Average household size of owner occupied is 4 and average household size of renter occupied is 4. 28.03 percent are available with one vehicle, 28.48 percent are available with two vehicles, 30.78 percent are available with three or more vehicles and 9.03 percent are no vehicles available.

Total housing units32,740
Occupied housing units31,535
Occupied housing units percent96
Rental vacancy rate2
Structure TypeUnits
1-unit, detached16,540
1-unit attached3,052
2 units1,158
3 or 4 units1,614
Mobile home1,846
Boat, RV, van, etc.0
Average household size of owner-occupied unit4
Average household size of renter-occupied unit4
Source: US Census 2019 housing estimates

El Monte Housing Market

The median value of housing unit in El Monte, California is $558,100, According to 2019 estimated US census of housing market, 1.92 percent of houses are less than $50,000, 1.64 percent are between $50,000 to $100,000, 0.26 percent are between $100,000 to $150,000, 0.09 percent are between $150,000 to $200,000, 1.07 percent are between $200,000 to $300,000, 9.15 percent are between $300,000 to $500,000, 19.81 percent are between $500,000 to one million, 2.29 percent are over one million and above.

Housing unit valueUnits
Less than $50,000628
$50,000 to $99,999538
$100,000 to $149,99986
$150,000 to $199,99928
$200,000 to $299,999349
$300,000 to $499,9992,996
$500,000 to $999,9996,487
$1,000,000 or more749
Median (dollars)558,100
Source: US Census 2019 housing market estimates

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