The 2016 Compton, California, population is 98,462. There are 9,834 people per square mile (population density).
The median age is 28.4. The US median is 37.4. 40.95% of people in Compton, California, are married. 7.27% are divorced.
The average household size is 4.15 people. 36.81% of people are married, with children. 29.12% have children, but are single.
1.06% of people are white, 30.89% are black, 0.44% are asian, 0.14% are native american, and 0.16% claim 'Other'.
66.31% of the people in Compton, California, claim hispanic ethnicity (meaning 33.69% are non-hispanic).