Compton, CA has a population of 97,740 people with a median age of 29.8 and a median household income of $45,406. Between 2015 and 2016 the population of Compton, CA declined from 97,955 to 97,740, a 0.22% decrease and its median household income grew from $43,507 to $45,406, a 4.36% increase.
The population of Compton, CA is 66.3% Hispanic, 30.6% Black, and 1.09% White. 62.6% of the people in Compton, CA speak a non-English language, and 79.6% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Compton, CA are El Camino College-Compton Center, with 420 graduates, N/A, with N/A graduates, and N/A, with N/A graduates.
The median property value in Compton, CA is $264,300, and the homeownership rate is 54.5%. Most people in Compton, CA commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 29.2 minutes. The average car ownership in Compton, CA is 2 cars per household.
Compton, CA is a census place located in Los Angeles County, CA. It borders Carson, CA; East Rancho Dominguez, CA; Long Beach, CA; Lynwood, CA; Paramount, CA; West Rancho Dominguez, CA; Willowbrook, CA& 2 more.