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Language Spoken at Home by City
Persons 5 years & Over

Los Angeles County
2015 Estimate*

English & Northern European Languages

Also see: 2010 Estimate.

Note: Total population number (Age 5+) is for comparison against those speaking specified languages.

Cities of Los Angeles County shown in table below. Click here for Unincorporated Communities.

City Total Population Age 5 & over Speak only English German Yiddish Other West Germanic languages Scandinavian languages
Agoura Hills 19,838 15,815 79 13 43 14
Alhambra 80,494 20,723 137 0 24 39
Arcadia 55,457 20,475 26 9 11 19
Artesia 16,072 5,284 0 0 10 0
Avalon 3,462 1,466 0 0 0 0
Azusa 45,078 19,287 56 0 13 0
Baldwin Park 71,598 12,327 10 0 0 0
Bell 32,954 3,544 17 0 0 0
Bell Gardens 71,977 33,694 95 0 0 4
City Total Population Age 5 & over Speak only English German Yiddish Other West Germanic languages Scandinavian languages
Bellflower 38,773 3,406 3 0 0 0
Beverly Hills 33,370 15,954 320 72 14 69
Bradbury 806 456 6 0 0 2
Burbank 5,308 3,031 31 0 0 0
Calabasas 23,293 16,934 131 30 0 18
Carson 87,256 39,979 94 0 0 8
Cerritos 47,705 19,612 115 0 62 0
Claremont 34,585 24,296 124 3 43 5
Commerce 12,162 3,086 0 0 0 0
Compton 89,615 33,844 6 0 0 0
City Total Population Age 5 & over Speak only English German Yiddish Other West Germanic languages Scandinavian languages
Covina 44,998 25,774 83 0 26 0
Cudahy 22,058 1,482 0 0 0 0
Culver City 37,484 24,043 231 13 18 28
Diamond Bar 54,221 23,651 53 0 48 0
Downey 105,629 32,075 263 0 23 0
Duarte 20,635 9,675 9 0 39 0
El Monte 108,116 15,847 36 0 0 11
El Segundo 15,794 12,490 81 0 78 13
Gardena 56,302 26,673 21 0 0 27
Glendale 186,659 56,638 428 0 289 115
City Total Population Age 5 & over Speak only English German Yiddish Other West Germanic languages Scandinavian languages
Glendora 48,756 36,091 80 0 27 12
Hawaiian Gardens 13,192 3,127 8 0 0 0
Hawthorne 80,440 33,421 89 7 22 4
Hermosa Beach 18,596 16,822 130 0 0 0
Hidden Hills 1,517 1,342 12 1 1 8
Huntington Park 53,793 2,961 14 0 0 0
Industry 403 346 0 0 0 0
Inglewood 102,957 49,667 229 0 6 12
Irwindale 1,304 504 0 0 0 0
La Cañada Flintridge 19,580 13,012 174 0 41 0
City Total Population Age 5 & over Speak only English German Yiddish Other West Germanic languages Scandinavian languages
La Habra Heights 5,217 3,359 0 0 0 0
Lakewood 76,285 50,105 274 14 136 85
La Mirada 46,474 26,316 177 0 81 9
Lancaster 146,799 112,307 206 4 53 6
La Puente 37,406 7,665 20 0 5 0
La Verne 30,137 23,044 151 0 15 0
Lawndale 30,446 10,894 16 0 0 11
Lomita 19,502 12,208 18 0 3 14
Long Beach 437,222 238,450 1,109 30 230 287
Los Angeles 3,651,196 1,459,109 10,357 1,220 2,510 3,013
City Total Population Age 5 & over Speak only English German Yiddish Other West Germanic languages Scandinavian languages
Lynwood 65,223 10,407 35 0 0 0
Malibu 12,501 10,764 264 0 0 41
Manhattan Beach 33,472 28,453 84 0 11 78
Maywood 25,049 1,792 8 9 0 0
Monrovia 34,397 20,965 81 0 105 0
Montebello 59,120 16,615 0 0 0 0
Monterey Park 58,173 14,046 58 14 27 0
Norwalk 99,199 32,984 26 0 0 13
Palmdale 142,910 83,374 147 0 67 60
Palos Verdes Estates 13,058 10,008 77 0 34 18
City Total Population Age 5 & over Speak only English German Yiddish Other West Germanic languages Scandinavian languages
Paramount 50,905 11,717 7 0 0 0
Pasadena 131,817 72,930 344 13 207 105
Pico Rivera 59,357 15,769 14 1 0 0
Pomona 140,545 49,392 159 0 31 38
Rancho Palos Verdes 41,052 27,058 512 11 48 15
Redondo Beach 63,056 47,836 434 0 0 29
Rolling Hills 1,788 1,409 16 0 0 7
Rolling Hills Estates 7,876 5,315 119 0 16 0
Rosemead 51,986 8,398 19 0 10 0
San Dimas 32,425 23,473 84 0 130 0
City Total Population Age 5 & over Speak only English German Yiddish Other West Germanic languages Scandinavian languages
San Fernando 22,686 4,740 0 0 0 0
San Gabriel 38,255 10,095 2 0 16 19
San Marino 12,609 5,656 25 42 34 0
Santa Clarita 169,279 117,682 453 5 85 131
Santa Fe Springs 16,053 6,949 16 0 25 0
Santa Monica 88,076 62,660 731 67 178 498
Sierra Madre 10,460 8,679 31 0 58 17
Signal Hill 10,413 6,032 89 0 0 0
South El Monte 19,020 3,052 0 0 0 0
South Gate 88,245 8,931 8 0 24 0
City Total Population Age 5 & over Speak only English German Yiddish Other West Germanic languages Scandinavian languages
South Pasadena 24,488 15,226 156 32 20 7
Temple City 34,213 11,746 0 0 62 25
Torrance 139,561 86,523 512 0 108 129
Vernon 41 13 0 0 0 0
Walnut 28,839 10,404 17 0 0 0
West Covina 101,678 45,649 91 0 75 26
West Hollywood 34,868 22,784 353 123 70 33
Westlake Village 8,159 7,149 49 0 0 10
Whittier 81,214 45,921 109 0 35 5

English & Northern European Languages
- Unincorporated Communities

Community Total Population Age 5 & over Speak only English German Yiddish Other West Germanic languages Scandinavian languages
Acton 6,676 5,943 26 0 0 7
Alondra Park 7,179 2,994 15 0 26 8
Altadena 42,310 28,788 163 0 20 38
Avocado Heights 14,831 4,044 32 0 34 0
Charter Oak 8,721 5,608 6 0 16 0
Citrus 10,502 3,871 12 0 7 0
Del Aire 9,999 5,085 7 0 9 25
Desert View Highlands 2,278 1,913 0 0 0 0
East Los Angeles 116,008 13,558 26 0 0 0
Community Total Population Age 5 & over Speak only English German Yiddish Other West Germanic languages Scandinavian languages
East Pasadena 5,721 2,831 7 0 51 7
East San Gabriel 15,176 5,344 10 0 50 0
Florence-Graham 57,044 7,042 0 0 0 0
Hacienda Heights 52,477 18,123 106 0 6 0
La Crescenta-Montrose 19,044 10,187 68 0 18 9
Ladera Heights 7,251 6,204 0 0 0 0
Lake Los Angeles 11,388 7,697 0 0 19 0
Lennox 20,066 2,039 14 0 0 0
Littlerock 2,062 809 0 0 0 0
Marina del Rey 8,911 5,881 50 0 0 82
Community Total Population Age 5 & over Speak only English German Yiddish Other West Germanic languages Scandinavian languages
Mayflower Village 5,070 2,502 8 0 8 0
North El Monte 3,967 1,815 0 0 0 0
Quartz Hill 10,024 8,411 0 0 0 0
Rowland Heights 48,131 12,911 49 0 0 0
South San Gabriel 8,378 1,884 0 0 0 0
South San Jose Hills 19,395 3,038 12 0 7 0
South Whittier 55,005 22,044 23 0 41 7
Valinda 22,696 6,036 0 0 0 0
Val Verde 2,502 1,008 6 0 18 0
View Park-Windsor Hills 10,732 9,765 0 0 0 0
Community Total Population Age 5 & over Speak only English German Yiddish Other West Germanic languages Scandinavian languages
Vincent 15,865 6,192 23 0 0 0
Walnut Park 15,108 1,134 0 0 0 0
West Athens 7,823 4,063 6 0 0 0
West Carson 20,308 9,653 70 6 0 0
Westmont 29,537 16,584 0 0 0 0
West Puente Valley 22,798 5,740 0 0 10 0
West Whittier-Los Nietos 25,764 8,860 28 0 0 0
Willowbrook 18,508 5,774 0 0 0 0

* Annual estimate from data collected for U.S. Census American Community Survey over 5-Year period

Source: U.S. Census Bureau