Lompoc Valley, Central Coast, CA Demographics

Population - Employment - Households - Income / Financial - Housing - Education - Marital Status - Means of Transport to Work

What is the population of Lompoc Valley?

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There are 60,156 residents in Lompoc Valley, with a median age of 38.7. Of this, 52.2% are males and 47.8% are females. US-born citizens make up 79.57% of the resident pool in Lompoc Valley, while non-US-born citizens account for 9.63%. Additionally, 10.8% of the population is represented by non-citizens.
A total of 50,396 people in Lompoc Valley currently live in the same house as they did last year.
Y-o-Y Change
Total Population 60,156 -0.8%
Male Population 31,400 -2.7%
Female Population 28,756 1.5%
Male population 52.2%
Female population 47.8%
Y-o-Y Change
Median Age 38.7 1.0%
Citizen US Born 47,868 -0.2%
Citizen not US Born 5,793 0.7%
Not Citizen 6,495 -5.5%
Citizen US Born 79.57%
Citizen not US Born 9.63%
Not Citizen 10.8%
Y-o-Y Change
Moved from Abroad 430 -2.5%
Moved from Same County 5,910 -6.2%
Moved from Same State 1,726 29.2%
Moved from Different State 1,068 -4.6%
Same House as Last Year 50,396 -0.5%
Moved from Abroad 0.72%
Moved from Same County 9.93%
Moved from Same State 2.9%
Moved from Different State 1.79%
Same House as Last Year 84.66%

What are the employment statistics in Lompoc Valley?

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White-collar workers make up 76.11% of the working population in Lompoc Valley, while blue-collar employees account for 23.89%. There are also 2,453 entrepreneurs in Lompoc Valley (9.58% of the workforce); 15,900 workers employed in private companies (62.09%); and 5,162 people working in governmental institutions (20.16%).
Y-o-Y Change
White Collar 19,490 -0.2%
Blue Collar 6,118 2.5%
White Collar 76.11%
Blue Collar 23.89%
Y-o-Y Change
Self Employees 2,453 8.8%
Private Companies 15,900 -2.6%
Governmental Workers 5,162 5.0%
Not for Profit Companies 2,094 4.5%
Self Employees 9.58%
Private Companies 62.09%
Governmental Workers 20.16%
Not for Profit Companies 8.18%

How many households are there in Lompoc Valley?

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There are a total of 19,989 households in Lompoc Valley, each made up of around 2 members. Family establishments represent 72.59% of these Lompoc Valley households, while non-family units account for the remaining 27.41%. Additionally, 36.34% of households have children and 63.66% of households are without children.
Y-o-Y Change
Total Households 19,989 2.5%
Average People Per Household 2 -3.5%
Family Households 14,511 1.6%
Non-family Households 5,478 4.9%
Family Households 72.59%
Non-family Households 27.41%
Y-o-Y Change
Households with Children 7,265 -3.3%
Households without Children 12,724 6.1%
Households with Children 36.34%
Households without Children 63.66%

What are the median and average incomes in Lompoc Valley?

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The average annual household income in Lompoc Valley is $67,695, while the median household income sits at $71,922 per year. Residents aged 25 to 44 earn $102,096, while those between 45 and 64 years old have a median wage of $123,931. In contrast, people younger than 25 and those older than 65 earn less, at $39,518 and $65,550, respectively.
Y-o-Y Change
Average Household Income $67,695 6.5%
Median Household Income $71,922 5.9%
People below Poverty Level 6,774 -8.6%
People above Poverty Level 49,918 1.2%

How many homeowners and renters are there in Lompoc Valley?

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There are 20,913 housing units in Lompoc Valley, and the median year in which these properties were built is 1990. Of the 19,989 occupied housing units in Lompoc Valley, 55.63% are owner-occupied, while 44.36% have renters living in them.
Meanwhile, properties bought with mortgages account for 64.83% of the units, and the median value of a home with a mortgage is $626,950. In general, housing costs reach $2,036 per month in Lompoc Valley.
Y-o-Y Change
Housing Units 20,913 2.1%
Median Year Built 1990 -0.1%
Built in 1939 or Earlier 616 -3.9%
Built between 1940 and 1949 424 11.0%
Built between 1950 and 1959 1,959 -8.7%
Built between 1960 and 1969 4,899 1.1%
Built between 1970 and 1979 3,429 5.7%
Built between 1980 and 1989 4,208 5.7%
Built between 1990 and 1999 2,192 2.9%
Built between 2000 and 2009 2,135 0.3%
Built between 2010 and 2019 1,027 5.3%
Built in 2020 or Later 26 N/A
Y-o-Y Change
Occupied Housing Units 19,989 2.5%
Owner Occupied 11,120 5.0%
Renter Occupied 8,868 -0.5%
Owner Occupied 55.63%
Renter Occupied 44.36%
Y-o-Y Change
With Mortgage 7,209 4.6%
Without Mortgage 3,911 5.7%
Median Value with Mortgage $626,950 18.4%
Median Value without Mortgage $510,900 17.0%
Median Housing Costs per Month $2,036 7.2%
With Mortgage 64.83%
Without Mortgage 35.17%

What is the level of education in Lompoc Valley?

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Approximately 33.33% of the population in Lompoc Valley holds a high school degree (that's 15,544 residents), while 29.51% have attained a college certificate (13,762 locals) and 12.17% have a bachelor's degree (5,676 people).
Y-o-Y Change
No High School 3,945 1.6%
Some High School 15,544 -0.4%
Some College 13,762 -1.7%
Associate Degree 4,708 2.3%
Bachelor's Degree 5,676 1.7%
Graduate Degree 2,997 7.1%
No High School 8.46%
Some High School 33.33%
Some College 29.51%
Associate Degree 10.1%
Bachelor's Degree 12.17%
Graduate Degree 6.43%

What is the marital status of Lompoc Valley residents?

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A total of 16,490 people in Lompoc Valley have never been married (which represents 34.21% of the total population), while 24,035 of them are wedded (49.87%). Separated and divorced residents are in smaller numbers, at 969 (2.01%) and 4,452 (9.24%), respectively.
Y-o-Y Change
Never Married 16,490 3.0%
Married 24,035 -0.5%
Separated 969 2.4%
Widowed 2,251 0.4%
Divorced 4,452 -9.0%
Never Married 34.21%
Married 49.87%
Separated 2.01%
Widowed 4.67%
Divorced 9.24%

What are the most common means of transportation in Lompoc Valley?

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The top three means of transportation people in Lompoc Valley use to get to work are: car, walking and bus or trolley bus. A total of 22,457 residents commute by car, 851 prefer going to work by walking and 825 by bus or trolley bus.
Y-o-Y Change
Car 22,457 -0.9%
Bus or TrolleyBus 825 9.6%
Bicycle 204 15.9%
Motorcycle 129 118.6%
Walk 851 -11.4%

Methodology & Disclaimers


Demographic data shown in this section was gathered from the latest U.S. Census Bureau release, the 2022 American Community Survey. The information is updated yearly, as soon as new data is made available by the US Census Bureau.
No representation, guarantee or warranty is made as to the accuracy or completeness of information modified or aggregated for specific neighborhoods and/or zip codes.

Zip codes included in this demographic data: 93427 93436 93437 93440 93455