Torrance SnackAbility

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

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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
147,190
Unemployment
5.5%
Poverty
7.2%
Median Home
$687,900
Median Income
$85,070
Median Rent
$1,582

Rankings for Torrance in California

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4

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5

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6

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Map Of Torrance, CA

Population over time in Torrance

Year Population % Change
2017 147,190 -0.1%
2016 147,307 -0.2%
2015 147,589 0.3%
2014 147,181 0.7%
2013 146,187 0.5%
2012 145,443 0.6%
2011 144,622 0.5%
2010 143,951 -

Crime in Torrance Per 100k

Crime Torrance CA USA
Violent Crime 181.0 449.3 382.9
Murder 0.0 4.6 5.3
Robbery 78.7 143.2 98.0
Aggravated Assault 78.0 264.2 248.9
Property Crime 2173.8 2496.7 2362.0
Burglary 377.7 446.9 430.4
Larceny 1500.5 1623.9 1694.0
Car Theft 295.6 425.9 237.4

Race / Ethnicity in Torrance

White
39.3% (57,829)
African American
2.4% (3,511)
American Indian
0.3% (437)
Asian
35.0% (51,474)
Hawaiian
0.5% (740)
Other
0.3% (494)
Two Or More
4.8% (7,048)
Hispanic
17.4% (25,657)
Race Torrance CA USA
White 39.3% 37.9% 61.5%
African American 2.4% 5.5% 12.3%
American Indian 0.3% 0.4% 0.7%
Asian 35.0% 13.9% 5.3%
Hawaiian 0.5% 0.4% 0.2%
Other 0.3% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 4.8% 2.9% 2.3%
Hispanic 17.4% 38.8% 17.6%

Household Income For Torrance, California

Less than $10,000
4.2% (618,198)
$10,000 to $14,999
2.9% (426,851)
$15,000 to $24,999
6.7% (986,173)
$25,000 to $34,999
6.6% (971,454)
$35,000 to $49,999
9.6% (1,413,024)
$50,000 to $74,999
14.3% (2,104,817)
$75,000 to $99,999
13.2% (1,942,908)
$100,000 to $149,999
19.5% (2,870,205)
$150,000 to $199,999
10.8% (1,589,652)
$200,000 or more
12.2% (1,795,718)
Income Torrance CA USA
Less than $10,000 4.2% 5.4% 6.7%
$10,000 to $14,999 2.9% 4.7% 4.9%
$15,000 to $24,999 6.7% 8.6% 9.8%
$25,000 to $34,999 6.6% 8.3% 9.5%
$35,000 to $49,999 9.6% 11.4% 13.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 14.3% 16.3% 17.7%
$75,000 to $99,999 13.2% 12.2% 12.3%
$100,000 to $149,999 19.5% 15.7% 14.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 10.8% 7.8% 5.8%
$200,000 or more 12.2% 9.7% 6.3%

Gender in Torrance

Female
51.0% (75,080)
Male
49.0% (72,109)
Gender Torrance CA USA
Female 51.0% 50.3% 50.8%
Male 49.0% 49.7% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Torrance for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
2.9% (4,310)
9-12th Grade
3.5% (5,129)
High School / GED
16.0% (23,594)
Some College
20.0% (29,480)
Associate's Degree
8.7% (12,779)
Bachelor's Degree
31.9% (46,937)
Master's Degree
12.4% (18,230)
Professional Degree
2.8% (4,175)
Doctorate Degree
1.7% (2,552)
Education Torrance CA USA
< 9th Grade 2.9% 9.7% 8.8%
9-12th Grade 3.5% 7.8% 7.2%
High School / GED 16.0% 20.6% 27.3%
Some College 20.0% 21.5% 20.8%
Associate's Degree 8.7% 7.8% 8.3%
Bachelor's Degree 31.9% 20.4% 19.1%
Master's Degree 12.4% 8.2% 8.4%
Professional Degree 2.8% 2.4% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.7% 1.6% 1.4%

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