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El Monte, CA (California) Houses and Residents

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $442,100 (it was $153,100 in 2000)
El Monte:

$442,100
California:

$509,400
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $354,700 - $523,300

Mean price in 2017:

Detached houses: $497,300
Here:

$497,300
State:

$697,940

Townhouses or other attached units: $394,070
Here:

$394,070
State:

$618,365

In 2-unit structures: $619,081
Here:

$619,081
State:

$938,396

In 3-to-4-unit structures: $443,145
Here:

$443,145
State:

$619,611

In 5-or-more-unit structures: $469,423
Here:

$469,423
State:

$573,773

Mobile homes: $235,754
Here:

$235,754
State:

$121,346

El Monte,CA index of house prices

Total population: 116,631 (Urban population: 116,249, Rural population: 0)

Houses: 29,443 (27,987 occupied: 11,836 owner occupied, 16,151 renter occupied)

% of renters here:

58%
State:

45%

Housing density: 3,082 houses/condos per square mile

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses and condos in 2017: $592,587.

Median contract rent in 2017: $617 (lower quartile is $512, upper quartile is $718)


Median rent asked for vacant for-rent units in 2017: $319


Median gross rent in El Monte, CA in 2017: $672

Housing units in El Monte with a mortgage: 7,213 (36 second mortgage, 623 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 4,623

Median household income for houses/condos with a mortgage: $78,255

Median household income for apartments without a mortgage: $44,831

Median monthly housing costs: $1,244


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El Monte, California Age and Sex of Residents
Median year house/condo built: 1958

Median year apartment built: 1967

Household type by relationship:

Households: 116,110
  • In family households: 107,991 (11,727 male householders, 11,533 female householders)
    13,919 spouses, 39,997 children (38,945 natural, 256 adopted, 796 stepchildren), 5,181 grandchildren, 4,105 brothers or sisters, 7,783 parents, 7,746 other relatives, 6,000 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 6,873 (2,633 male householders (1,949 living alone)), 2,094 female householders (1,581 living alone)), 2,146 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 1,246

Size of family households: 4,917 2-persons, 5,539 3-persons, 5,286 4-persons, 3,071 5-persons, 2,166 6-persons, 2,281 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 3,530 1-person, 847 2-persons, 238 3-persons, 26 4-persons, 86 5-persons.

9,959 married couples with children.
11,160 single-parent households (2,357 men, 8,803 women).

16.0% of residents of El Monte speak English at home.
55.1% of residents speak Spanish at home (55% speak English very well, 13% speak English well, 17% speak English not well, 15% don't speak English at all).
0.3% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (68% speak English very well, 27% speak English well, 2% speak English not well, 3% don't speak English at all).
27.4% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (29% speak English very well, 22% speak English well, 29% speak English not well, 20% don't speak English at all).
0.1% of residents speak other language at home (79% speak English very well, 14% speak English well, 7% speak English not well).

Foreign born population: 60,742 (52.3%)
(49.8% of them are naturalized citizens)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

5.5
State:

6.0

Median number of rooms in apartments
Here:

3.9
State:

4.0

Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in El Monte, California
  • Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in El Monte, California
  • 120no bedroom
  • 6291 bedroom
  • 2,4362 bedrooms
  • 4,9263 bedrooms
  • 3,4894 bedrooms
  • 2365+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in El Monte, California
  • Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in El Monte, California
  • 745no bedroom
  • 4,5761 bedroom
  • 7,1922 bedrooms
  • 2,7643 bedrooms
  • 6334 bedrooms
  • 2415+ bedrooms
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Cars and other vehicles available in El Monte in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • Cars and other vehicles available in El Monte in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • 551no vehicle
  • 2,2571 vehicle
  • 3,0702 vehicles
  • 3,2903 vehicles
  • 1,4394 vehicles
  • 1,2295+ vehicles
Cars and other vehicles available in El Monte in renter-occupied apartments
  • Cars and other vehicles available in El Monte in renter-occupied apartments
  • 1,799no vehicle
  • 4,9711 vehicle
  • 6,1952 vehicles
  • 2,2083 vehicles
  • 7664 vehicles
  • 2125+ vehicles
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Rooms in owner-occupied houses in El Monte, California
  • Rooms in owner-occupied houses in El Monte, California
  • 791 room
  • 2752 rooms
  • 4363 rooms
  • 1,7824 rooms
  • 3,4095 rooms
  • 3,5796 rooms
  • 1,2827 rooms
  • 6378 rooms
  • 3579+ rooms
Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in El Monte, California
  • Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in El Monte, California
  • 7451 room
  • 1,1402 rooms
  • 3,7063 rooms
  • 6,4134 rooms
  • 2,1415 rooms
  • 1,5806 rooms
  • 1607 rooms
  • 258 rooms
  • 2419+ rooms
Year house built
Median 2017 house/condo value by year built
Median house/condo value by year householder moved into unit
Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders
Owners and renters by unit type in El Monte, CA
  • El Monte, CA household income distribution

  • Distribution of median household income in El Monte, CA in 2017
  • 1,763Less than $10,000
  • 2,977$10,000 to $19,999
  • 3,446$20,000 to $29,999
  • 2,627$30,000 to $39,999
  • 2,777$40,000 to $49,999
  • 2,648$50,000 to $59,999
  • 3,308$60,000 to $74,999
  • 4,067$75,000 to $99,999
  • 1,400$100,000 to $124,999
  • 1,590$125,000 to $149,999
  • 1,089$150,000 to $199,999
  • 295$200,000 or more
  • Home value of owner - occupied houses in 2017 in El Monte, CA

  • Distribution of house value in El Monte, CA in 2017
  • 106Less than $10,000
  • 131$10,000 to $14,999
  • 83$15,000 to $19,999
  • 38$20,000 to $24,999
  • 31$25,000 to $29,999
  • 45$30,000 to $34,999
  • 36$35,000 to $39,999
  • 30$40,000 to $49,999
  • 54$50,000 to $59,999
  • 6$60,000 to $69,999
  • 68$70,000 to $79,999
  • 102$80,000 to $89,999
  • 28$90,000 to $99,999
  • 56$100,000 to $124,999
  • 28$125,000 to $149,999
  • 33$150,000 to $174,999
  • 43$175,000 to $199,999
  • 222$200,000 to $249,999
  • 374$250,000 to $299,999
  • 2,414$300,000 to $399,999
  • 3,493$400,000 to $499,999
  • 2,782$500,000 to $749,999
  • 229$750,000 to $999,999
  • 7$1,000,000 to $1,499,999
  • 16$1,500,000 to $1,999,999
  • 161$2,000,000 or more
  • Rent paid by renters in 2017 in El Monte, CA

  • Distribution of rent paid by renters in El Monte, CA in 2017
  • 181$200 to $249
  • 289$400 to $449
  • 313$500 to $549
  • 122$550 to $599
  • 290$600 to $649
  • 402$650 to $699
  • 341$700 to $749
  • 295$750 to $799
  • 1,464$800 to $899
  • 1,857$900 to $999
  • 4,555$1,000 to $1,249
  • 3,353$1,250 to $1,499
  • 1,671$1,500 to $1,999
  • 350$2,000 to $2,499
  • 86$2,500 to $2,999
  • 104$3,500 or more
  • 478No cash rent
Time Leaving Home To Go To Work in 2017

Percentage of workers working in this county: 94.5%
Number of people working at home: 1,961 (3.8% of all workers)

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2017

Travel time to work (commute)

  • Less than 5 minutes: 690
  • 5 to 9 minutes: 3,062
  • 10 to 14 minutes: 5,820
  • 15 to 19 minutes: 10,046
  • 20 to 24 minutes: 7,650
  • 25 to 29 minutes: 2,051
  • 30 to 34 minutes: 10,107
  • 35 to 39 minutes: 1,151
  • 40 to 44 minutes: 1,642
  • 45 to 59 minutes: 4,098
  • 60 to 89 minutes: 4,982
  • 90 or more minutes: 953
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - El Monte

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 31,646 (79%)
  • Carpooled: 4,004 (10%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 1,170 (3%)
  • Streetcar or trolley car: 15 (0%)
  • Subway or elevated: 30 (0%)
  • Railroad: 10 (0%)
  • Taxi: 333 (1%)
  • Bicycle: 160 (0%)
  • Walked: 794 (2%)
  • Worked at home: 1,961 (5%)
Class of Workers in 2017
  • Unemployment by race in 2017
  • Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic residents
  • 6.2%Males
  • 8.6%Females
  • Unemployment rate for Black residents
  • 17.8%Males
  • 2.2%Females
  • Unemployment rate for American Indian and Alaska Native residents
  • 12.4%Males
  • 13.2%Females
  • Unemployment rate for Asian residents
  • 5.3%Males
  • 4.6%Females
  • Unemployment rate for other race residents
  • 3.8%Males
  • 3.5%Females
  • Unemployment rate for two or more race residents
  • 3.5%Males
  • 9.6%Females
  • Unemployment rate for Hispanic or Latino residents
  • 4.3%Males
  • 7.1%Females
Year of entry for the foreign-born population in El Monte, California
  • Year of entry for the foreign-born population in El Monte, California
  • 7,1732010 or later
  • 12,6982000 to 2009
  • 16,1281990 to 1999
  • 20,9381980 to 1989
  • 10,3661970 to 1979
  • 3,938Before 1970
Ancestries in El Monte, CA

First ancestries reported:

  • American: 998 (1.0%)
  • English: 314 (0.3%)
  • Irish: 253 (0.3%)
  • German: 233 (0.2%)
  • Italian: 217 (0.2%)
  • European: 146 (0.1%)
  • Scandinavian: 115 (0.1%)
  • Ugandan: 72 (0.07%)
  • French: 62 (0.06%)
  • Scottish: 60 (0.06%)
  • Swedish: 40 (0.04%)
  • British: 37 (0.04%)
  • Polish: 29 (0.03%)
  • Czechoslovakian: 23 (0.02%)
  • Greek: 21 (0.02%)
  • Israeli: 21 (0.02%)
  • Egyptian: 16 (0.02%)
  • Welsh: 15 (0.02%)
  • Czech: 14 (0.01%)
  • Latvian: 14 (0.01%)
  • Arab: 13 (0.01%)
  • Celtic: 13 (0.01%)
  • Portuguese: 13 (0.01%)
  • Swiss: 13 (0.01%)
  • Dutch: 12 (0.01%)
  • French Canadian: 12 (0.01%)
  • Scotch-Irish: 12 (0.01%)
  • Iranian: 11 (0.01%)
  • Ghanaian: 11 (0.01%)
  • Hungarian: 10 (0.01%)
  • Brazilian: 10 (0.01%)
  • African: 10 (0.01%)
  • Afghan: 9 (0.01%)
  • Armenian: 6 (0.01%)

Most common places of birth for foreign-born residents (%):

Mexico
El Monte:

47.9% (27,880)
California:

39.9% (4,196,887)

Vietnam
El Monte:

18.6% (10,817)
California:

4.9% (516,046)

China, excluding Hong Kong and Taiwan
El Monte:

17.6% (10,255)
California:

5.8% (608,533)

Taiwan
El Monte:

2.3% (1,309)
California:

1.7% (176,288)

El Salvador
El Monte:

2.2% (1,306)
California:

4.1% (428,905)

Philippines
El Monte:

2.1% (1,216)
California:

8.0% (842,233)

Guatemala
El Monte:

1.7% (994)
California:

2.6% (272,771)

Hong Kong
El Monte:

1.6% (914)
California:

1.0% (101,715)

Place of birth for U.S.-born residents:

  • This state: 51,383
  • Other state: 2,550
  • Northeast: 430
  • Midwest: 552
  • South: 828
  • West: 740

96.4% of El Monte residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 45.7% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 56.9% lived in California.


El Monte:

96.4%
State average:

87.0%

Education attainment for males 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 2,680
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 1,208
  • 5th and 6th grade: 3,862
  • 7th and 8th grade: 1,406
  • 9th grade: 2,528
  • 10th grade: 194
  • 11th grade: 1,678
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 2,184
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 9,679
  • Less than 1 year of college: 963
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 5,112
  • Associate degree: 1,483
  • Bachelor's degree: 3,620
  • Master's degree: 464
  • Professional school degree: 320
  • Doctorate degree: 165
Educational Attainment for Males

Education attainment for females 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 3,946
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 1,341
  • 5th and 6th grade: 4,474
  • 7th and 8th grade: 1,320
  • 9th grade: 3,049
  • 10th grade: 1,022
  • 11th grade: 1,200
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 1,819
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 10,019
  • Less than 1 year of college: 1,098
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 3,373
  • Associate degree: 1,765
  • Bachelor's degree: 3,581
  • Master's degree: 641
  • Professional school degree: 155
  • Doctorate degree: 46
Educational Attainment for Females
El Monte marital status for males
El Monte marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 17,862
  • One, attached: 2,413
  • Two: 882
  • 3 or 4: 1,189
  • 5 to 9: 931
  • 10 to 19: 1,982
  • 20 to 49: 1,472
  • 50 or more: 1,332
  • Mobile homes: 1,380

Median worth of mobile homes: $46,118

Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities in 2017: 1.7%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities in 2017: 4.3%

House/condo owner moved in on average 16 years ago

Renter moved in on average 5 years ago

Year householders moved into residence in El Monte
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in El Monte, CA
  • 61.2%Utility gas
  • 27.6%Electricity
  • 9.7%No fuel used
  • 1.0%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.3%Other fuel
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in El Monte, CA
  • 36.4%Electricity
  • 36.4%Utility gas
  • 26.1%No fuel used
  • 0.9%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.1%Other fuel

Private vs. public school enrollment:

Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 238
Here:

1.9%
California:

8.6%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 138
Here:

2.0%
California:

8.1%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 219
Here:

2.7%
California:

15.1%
School Enrollment by Level of School for Male Students
School Enrollment by Level of School for Female Students
Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Noninstitutionalized Residents with Employment Disability