Living in Torrance, CA

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Updated: 2020-03-10

Torrance SnackAbility

9
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8.5/10
Housing
9.5
Affordability
4
Diversity
10
Safety
7
Amenities
10
Education
9
Commute
5

Torrance, CA Crime Report

2,969
Total Crimes
2,020.2
Total Crimes / 100k People
-21.34%
Below National Average

Torrance, CA Cost Of Living

168
Torrance's Overall Cost Of Living
1.7x
Higher Than The National Average

Torrance, California Info Snack

Torrance is a U.S. city in the South Bay (southwestern) region of Los Angeles County, California. Torrance has 1.5 miles (2.4 km) of beaches on the Pacific Ocean. Torrance has a moderate year-round climate with warm temperatures, sea breezes, low humidity and an average rainfall of 12.55 inches per year.
Population
146,392
Unemployment
4.6%
Poverty
7.0%
Median Home
$724,700
Median Income
$90,309
Median Rent
$1,672

Torrance, CA Photos

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Rankings for Torrance in California

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Map Of Torrance, CA

Population over time in Torrance

Year Population % Change
2017 146,392 -0.5%
2016 147,190 -0.1%
2015 147,307 -0.2%
2014 147,589 0.3%
2013 147,181 0.7%
2012 146,187 0.5%
2011 145,443 0.6%
2010 144,622 0.5%
2009 143,951 -
Crime/100k Torrance CA USA
Violent Crime 181.7 447.4 368.9
Murder 1.4 4.4 5.0
Robbery 72.8 137.3 86.2
Aggravated Assault 83.7 266.5 246.8
Property Crime 1838.5 2380.4 2199.5
Burglary 318.4 416.2 376.0
Larceny 1327.5 1571.8 1594.6
Car Theft 192.6 392.4 228.9

Race / Ethnicity in Torrance

White
38.2% (55,853)
African American
2.5% (3,657)
American Indian
0.3% (504)
Asian
36.1% (52,883)
Hawaiian
0.6% (872)
Other
0.3% (498)
Two Or More
4.4% (6,507)
Hispanic
17.5% (25,618)
Race Torrance CA USA
White 38.2% 37.5% 61.1%
African American 2.5% 5.5% 12.3%
American Indian 0.3% 0.4% 0.7%
Asian 36.1% 14.1% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.6% 0.4% 0.2%
Other 0.3% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 4.4% 3.0% 2.4%
Hispanic 17.5% 38.9% 17.8%

Household Income For Torrance, California

Less than $10,000
4.2% (614,814)
$10,000 to $14,999
2.5% (367,057)
$15,000 to $24,999
6.1% (891,386)
$25,000 to $34,999
5.7% (835,910)
$35,000 to $49,999
9.6% (1,402,250)
$50,000 to $74,999
13.7% (1,998,751)
$75,000 to $99,999
13.4% (1,962,396)
$100,000 to $149,999
19.8% (2,901,987)
$150,000 to $199,999
11.3% (1,657,816)
$200,000 or more
13.7% (2,006,830)
Income Torrance CA USA
Less than $10,000 4.2% 5.1% 6.3%
$10,000 to $14,999 2.5% 4.4% 4.6%
$15,000 to $24,999 6.1% 8.0% 9.3%
$25,000 to $34,999 5.7% 7.9% 9.3%
$35,000 to $49,999 9.6% 10.9% 12.6%
$50,000 to $74,999 13.7% 15.9% 17.5%
$75,000 to $99,999 13.4% 12.3% 12.5%
$100,000 to $149,999 19.8% 16.2% 14.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 11.3% 8.3% 6.3%
$200,000 or more 13.7% 11.0% 7.0%

Gender in Torrance

Female
51.2% (74,927)
Male
48.8% (71,464)
Gender Torrance CA USA
Female 51.2% 50.3% 50.8%
Male 48.8% 49.7% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Torrance for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
3.0% (4,391)
9-12th Grade
3.0% (4,391)
High School / GED
16.0% (23,422)
Some College
19.0% (27,814)
Associate's Degree
8.0% (11,711)
Bachelor's Degree
33.0% (48,309)
Master's Degree
13.0% (19,030)
Professional Degree
3.0% (4,391)
Doctorate Degree
2.0% (2,927)
Education Torrance CA USA
< 9th Grade 3.0% 9.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 3.0% 8.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 16.0% 21.0% 27.0%
Some College 19.0% 21.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 8.0% 8.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 33.0% 21.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 13.0% 8.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 3.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 2.0% 2.0% 1.0%

1 Reviews & Comments About Torrance

Overall User Rating
5.0
/5

Tim Custer

I live in Torrance and it is a very save community

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