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Hawthorne Population

Hawthorne is a city in California, State of United States, Hawthorne population in 2023 is estimated to be 87,695, covers city area of 6.09 sq mi (15.78 sq km), ranks ninety-second largest city in California State, three-hundred-ninetieth city in the United States. Hawthorne is in southwestern Los Angeles County, Hawthorne was founded in 1905 as the Hawthorne Improvement Company by B.L. Harding and H.D. Lombard. Hawthorne population as per 2020 census is 88,083 compared to 2010 population of 84,293 with the increase number of 3,790 people and growth of 4.5 percent.

Below is the Hawthorne population by year:
YearPopulationChange %
2021 *86,048-2.31
2022 *87,4141.55
2023 *87,6950.32
Source : Annual Estimates of the Resident Population: April 1, 2010 to July 1, 2019, 2020 US Census & 2021 estimates updated

Hawthorne Population by Age

According to 2019 US population estimates, Total Hawthorne population is 86,062, out of these 41,842 are male, 44,220 are female, The sex ratio of Hawthorne is 95. The median age of the Hawthorne population is 32.2, Hawthorne population by age are, under 18 years is 23,400, 16 years and over is 64,934, 18 years and over is 62,662, 21 years and over is 59,494, 65 years and over is 10,581. 48.6% are male, 51.4% are female, Population of Hawthorne by age percent-wise is, 27.2% are under 18 years old, 75.5% are 16 years and over, 72.8% are 18 years and over, 69.1% are 21 years and over, 8.6% are 65 years and over. There are total 28,410 housing units, The voting population of Hawthorne are 45,278, out of these 21,111 are male voters, 24,167 are female voters, 46.6% are male, 53.4% are female. Hawthorne population in 2022 is estimated to be 87,414, and in 2021 is estimated to be 86,048.

Age GroupPopulationPercent
0 -56,6677.7%
5 - 97,2948.5%
10 - 146,2327.2%
15 - 195,4006.3%
20 - 245,4996.4%
25 - 3415,73318.3%
35 - 4410,10811.7%
45 - 5412,87415.0%
55 - 594,1684.8%
60 - 644,6575.4%
65 - 744,0274.7%
75 - 842,3022.7%
85 and over1,1011.3%
Source: 2019 US population by age estimates

Hawthorne Population by Race

According to 2019 population of Hawthorne by race are:

White Population

White population in Hawthorne, California are 51,217, percentage wise 59.5 percent are whites.

Black Population

Black population in Hawthorne, California are 18,505, percentage wise 21.5 percent are blacks. African American refers to black population in Hawthorne, 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 Hawthorne are 4,619, percentage wise 5.4 percent are asians, out of these 202 are Asian Indians, 1,328 are Chinese, 1,456 are Filipinos, 98 are Japanese, 60 are Korean, 853 are Vietnamese and 622 are other Asian nationals.

Hispanic Population

Hispanic population in Hawthorne, California are 50,870. Percentage wise 59.1 percent are hispanics, out of these 35,952 are Mexican people, 281 are Puerto Ricans, 1,185 are Cubans, and 13,452 are other Hispanic or Latinos.

Population by Race86,062Percent
Black or African American18,50521.5%
American Indian and Alaska Native2750.3%
Asian Population4,6195.4%
Asian Indian2020.2%
Other Asian Population622
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander1520.2%
Hispanic or Latino50,87059.1%
Puerto Rican2810.3%
Other Hispanic or Latino13,452
Source: US Census population estimates(2019)

Nativity by Place of Birth

According to 2019 estimates, Hawthorne native population is 51,777, out of these 42,148 born in the California state and 9,150 born in other state in the United States. Foreign born or Population born outside the US are 34,285, out of these 14,569 are Naturalized US citizen, 305 are in Europe, 2,483 in Asia, 3,163 in Africa, 8,572 in Latin America and 0 in Northern America. Non-US Citizens, Total Foreigners living in Hawthorne are 19,716, out of these 185 are from Europe, 1,377 are from Asia, 2,210 from Africa, 15,944 are from Latin America and 0 are from Northern America.

Nativity by Place of BirthPopulation
Born in state of residence42,148
Born in other state in the United States9,150
Born outside the United States479
Puerto Rico0
U.S. Island Areas0
Born abroad of American parent(s)479
Foreign born
Born outside of United States34,285
Naturalized U.S. citizen14,569
Latin America8,572
Northern America0
Not a U.S. citizen19,716
Latin America15,944
Northern America0
Source: US Census 2019 estimates

Hawthorne Housing

According to 2019 census estimates, Total number of houses in Hawthorne, California are 28,410, Occupied housing units are 27,489, Rental vacancy rate is . Percentage of occupancy is 97, 27.80% of houses are owner occupied and 68.96% of houses are renter occupied in Hawthorne. There are 27.28 percent of one-unit detached, 4.91 percent of one-units attached, 5.00 percent of two-unit houses, 7.44 percent of three or four unit homes. 0.60 percent are residing in mobile homes. Average household size of owner occupied is 3 and average household size of renter occupied is 3. 42.30 percent are available with one vehicle, 35.26 percent are available with two vehicles, 13.98 percent are available with three or more vehicles and 5.22 percent are no vehicles available.

Total housing units28,410
Occupied housing units27,489
Occupied housing units percent97
Rental vacancy rate
Structure TypeUnits
1-unit, detached7,751
1-unit attached1,395
2 units1,420
3 or 4 units2,113
Mobile home170
Boat, RV, van, etc.0
Average household size of owner-occupied unit3
Average household size of renter-occupied unit3
Source: US Census 2019 housing estimates

Hawthorne Housing Market

The median value of housing unit in Hawthorne, California is $639,800. Total number of Hawthorne rental homes or apartments are 19,591, occupied by Renter, The median value of Hawthorne average rental rate is $1,404.

Housing unit valueUnits
Less than $50,000
$50,000 to $99,999
$100,000 to $149,999
$150,000 to $199,999
$200,000 to $299,999
$300,000 to $499,999
$500,000 to $999,999
$1,000,000 or more
Median (dollars)639,800
Source: US Census 2019 housing market estimates

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