Gardena SnackAbility

7
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
6/10
Housing
9
Affordability
3
Diversity
10
Safety
5
Amenities
10
Education
6
Commute
5

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Gardena, California Info Snack

Gardena is a city located in the South Bay (southwestern) region of Los Angeles County, California, United States. The population was 58,829 at the 2010 census, up from 57,746 at the 2000 census. Until 2014, the US census cited the City of Gardena as the place with the highest percentage of Japanese Americans in California. Gardena has a large Japanese population helping make the South Bay region of Los Angeles home to the largest concentration of Japanese companies within the mainland United States.
Population
60,096
Unemployment
7.5%
Poverty
15.6%
Median Home
$407,000
Median Income
$50,807
Median Rent
$1,197

Rankings for Gardena in California

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Map Of Gardena, CA

Population over time in Gardena

Year Population % Change
2017 60,096 0.3%
2016 59,898 -0.1%
2015 59,931 0.4%
2014 59,682 0.8%
2013 59,226 0.5%
2012 58,960 0.4%
2011 58,743 0.1%
2010 58,668 -

Crime in Gardena Per 100k

Crime Gardena CA USA
Violent Crime 652.3 449.3 382.9
Murder 6.6 4.6 5.3
Robbery 361.8 143.2 98.0
Aggravated Assault 257.3 264.2 248.9
Property Crime 2312.1 2496.7 2362.0
Burglary 585.9 446.9 430.4
Larceny 1125.3 1623.9 1694.0
Car Theft 600.8 425.9 237.4

Race / Ethnicity in Gardena

White
9.8% (5,865)
African American
23.2% (13,946)
American Indian
0.2% (105)
Asian
24.7% (14,854)
Hawaiian
1.2% (722)
Other
0.6% (363)
Two Or More
2.6% (1,534)
Hispanic
37.8% (22,707)
Race Gardena CA USA
White 9.8% 37.9% 61.5%
African American 23.2% 5.5% 12.3%
American Indian 0.2% 0.4% 0.7%
Asian 24.7% 13.9% 5.3%
Hawaiian 1.2% 0.4% 0.2%
Other 0.6% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 2.6% 2.9% 2.3%
Hispanic 37.8% 38.8% 17.6%

Household Income For Gardena, California

Less than $10,000
7.8% (468,748)
$10,000 to $14,999
5.0% (300,480)
$15,000 to $24,999
10.4% (624,998)
$25,000 to $34,999
11.1% (667,065)
$35,000 to $49,999
15.0% (901,440)
$50,000 to $74,999
17.4% (1,045,670)
$75,000 to $99,999
12.1% (727,161)
$100,000 to $149,999
12.4% (745,190)
$150,000 to $199,999
4.9% (294,470)
$200,000 or more
3.8% (228,364)
Income Gardena CA USA
Less than $10,000 7.8% 5.4% 6.7%
$10,000 to $14,999 5.0% 4.7% 4.9%
$15,000 to $24,999 10.4% 8.6% 9.8%
$25,000 to $34,999 11.1% 8.3% 9.5%
$35,000 to $49,999 15.0% 11.4% 13.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 17.4% 16.3% 17.7%
$75,000 to $99,999 12.1% 12.2% 12.3%
$100,000 to $149,999 12.4% 15.7% 14.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 4.9% 7.8% 5.8%
$200,000 or more 3.8% 9.7% 6.3%

Gender in Gardena

Female
52.5% (31,557)
Male
47.5% (28,538)
Gender Gardena CA USA
Female 52.5% 50.3% 50.8%
Male 47.5% 49.7% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Gardena for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
9.7% (5,840)
9-12th Grade
8.0% (4,782)
High School / GED
26.0% (15,642)
Some College
23.6% (14,165)
Associate's Degree
9.5% (5,735)
Bachelor's Degree
17.6% (10,584)
Master's Degree
4.1% (2,492)
Professional Degree
0.8% (480)
Doctorate Degree
0.6% (373)
Education Gardena CA USA
< 9th Grade 9.7% 9.7% 8.8%
9-12th Grade 8.0% 7.8% 7.2%
High School / GED 26.0% 20.6% 27.3%
Some College 23.6% 21.5% 20.8%
Associate's Degree 9.5% 7.8% 8.3%
Bachelor's Degree 17.6% 20.4% 19.1%
Master's Degree 4.1% 8.2% 8.4%
Professional Degree 0.8% 2.4% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.6% 1.6% 1.4%

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