Paramount SnackAbility

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/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
6/10
Housing
9
Affordability
3
Diversity
8
Safety
4
Amenities
10
Education
3
Commute
5

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Paramount, California Info Snack

Paramount is a city in Los Angeles County, California, United States. According to the 2010 census, the city had a total population of 54,098, down from 55,266 at the 2000 census. Paramount is part of the Greater Los Angeles Area; and is bordered by Compton and Lynwood to the west, South Gate and Downey to the north, Bellflower to the east and south, and Long Beach to the south.
Population
55,020
Unemployment
7.3%
Poverty
20.3%
Median Home
$304,400
Median Income
$49,064
Median Rent
$1,256

Rankings for Paramount in California

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Map Of Paramount, CA

Population over time in Paramount

Year Population % Change
2017 55,020 0.1%
2016 54,941 -0.1%
2015 55,023 0.4%
2014 54,813 0.6%
2013 54,468 0.4%
2012 54,255 0.1%
2011 54,196 0.0%
2010 54,187 -

Crime in Paramount Per 100k

Crime Paramount CA USA
Violent Crime 588.7 449.3 382.9
Murder 10.9 4.6 5.3
Robbery 227.1 143.2 98.0
Aggravated Assault 336.1 264.2 248.9
Property Crime 2930.5 2496.7 2362.0
Burglary 514.2 446.9 430.4
Larceny 1620.6 1623.9 1694.0
Car Theft 795.8 425.9 237.4

Race / Ethnicity in Paramount

White
4.9% (2,699)
African American
8.7% (4,789)
American Indian
0.3% (151)
Asian
2.9% (1,619)
Hawaiian
1.0% (539)
Other
0.1% (66)
Two Or More
0.6% (328)
Hispanic
81.5% (44,829)
Race Paramount CA USA
White 4.9% 37.9% 61.5%
African American 8.7% 5.5% 12.3%
American Indian 0.3% 0.4% 0.7%
Asian 2.9% 13.9% 5.3%
Hawaiian 1.0% 0.4% 0.2%
Other 0.1% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 0.6% 2.9% 2.3%
Hispanic 81.5% 38.8% 17.6%

Household Income For Paramount, California

Less than $10,000
5.1% (280,602)
$10,000 to $14,999
6.2% (341,124)
$15,000 to $24,999
10.8% (594,216)
$25,000 to $34,999
12.7% (698,754)
$35,000 to $49,999
16.0% (880,320)
$50,000 to $74,999
20.9% (1,149,918)
$75,000 to $99,999
14.7% (808,794)
$100,000 to $149,999
10.2% (561,204)
$150,000 to $199,999
2.4% (132,048)
$200,000 or more
1.0% (55,020)
Income Paramount CA USA
Less than $10,000 5.1% 5.4% 6.7%
$10,000 to $14,999 6.2% 4.7% 4.9%
$15,000 to $24,999 10.8% 8.6% 9.8%
$25,000 to $34,999 12.7% 8.3% 9.5%
$35,000 to $49,999 16.0% 11.4% 13.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 20.9% 16.3% 17.7%
$75,000 to $99,999 14.7% 12.2% 12.3%
$100,000 to $149,999 10.2% 15.7% 14.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 2.4% 7.8% 5.8%
$200,000 or more 1.0% 9.7% 6.3%

Gender in Paramount

Female
50.2% (27,628)
Male
49.8% (27,391)
Gender Paramount CA USA
Female 50.2% 50.3% 50.8%
Male 49.8% 49.7% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Paramount for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
23.7% (13,063)
9-12th Grade
15.1% (8,295)
High School / GED
26.9% (14,826)
Some College
18.7% (10,267)
Associate's Degree
5.5% (3,025)
Bachelor's Degree
6.7% (3,698)
Master's Degree
2.6% (1,407)
Professional Degree
0.6% (307)
Doctorate Degree
0.2% (128)
Education Paramount CA USA
< 9th Grade 23.7% 9.7% 8.8%
9-12th Grade 15.1% 7.8% 7.2%
High School / GED 26.9% 20.6% 27.3%
Some College 18.7% 21.5% 20.8%
Associate's Degree 5.5% 7.8% 8.3%
Bachelor's Degree 6.7% 20.4% 19.1%
Master's Degree 2.6% 8.2% 8.4%
Professional Degree 0.6% 2.4% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.2% 1.6% 1.4%

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