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People in Compton, California

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PeopleCompton, CAUnited States
Population96,455308,035,306
Pop. Density9,63487
Pop. Change3.03%8.07%
Median Age28.137.3
Households23,062116,716,292
Household Size4.162.58
Male Population48.67%49.27%
Female Population51.33%50.96%
Married Population33.46%47.02%
Single Population66.54%52.98%



Marital Status

The 2012 Compton, CA, population is 96,455. There are 9,634 people per square mile (population density).

Family in Compton, CA

The median age is 28.1. The US median is 37.3. 33.46% of people in Compton, CA, are married. 7.11% are divorced.

The average household size is 4.16 people. 33.28% of people are married, with children. 21.50% have children, but are single.

Race in Compton, CA

25.86% of people are white, 32.85% are black, 0.30% are asian, 0.68% are native american, and 40.31% claim 'Other'.

61.43% of the people in Compton, CA, claim hispanic ethnicity (meaning 38.57% are non-hispanic).


Compton People SperlingViews

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