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Language Spoken at Home by City
Persons 5 years & Over

Los Angeles County
2015 Estimate*

Asian 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 Chinese Japanese Korean Mon-Khmer, Cambodian Miao, Hmong Thai Laotian Vietnamese Other Asian languages
Agoura Hills 19,838 372 0 62 0 0 33 0 0 45
Alhambra 80,494 27,838 786 816 527 0 279 72 3,535 512
Arcadia 55,457 22,895 450 1,657 0 0 139 48 613 1,111
Artesia 16,072 1,188 0 382 154 0 92 80 50 205
Avalon 3,462 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Azusa 45,078 880 78 412 0 15 85 20 143 63
Baldwin Park 71,598 5,571 10 184 278 5 197 369 1,899 170
Bell 32,954 11 0 66 53 0 0 0 15 0
Bell Gardens 38,773 19 0 14 5 0 0 0 40 0
City Total Population Age 5 & over Chinese Japanese Korean Mon-Khmer, Cambodian Miao, Hmong Thai Laotian Vietnamese Other Asian languages
Bellflower 71,977 342 48 941 583 0 490 31 604 0
Beverly Hills 33,370 563 285 1,017 0 0 0 10 22 106
Bradbury 806 142 6 3 0 0 0 0 0 0
Burbank 5,308 77 38 23 0 0 0 0 127 16
Calabasas 23,293 513 61 331 0 0 19 0 28 118
Carson 87,256 358 97 621 444 0 44 0 414 81
Cerritos 47,705 5,433 418 6,642 318 0 328 0 593 713
Claremont 34,585 2,078 118 372 34 0 49 0 649 59
Commerce 12,162 37 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Compton 89,615 11 21 145 0 0 106 0 41 0
City Total Population Age 5 & over Chinese Japanese Korean Mon-Khmer, Cambodian Miao, Hmong Thai Laotian Vietnamese Other Asian languages
Covina 44,998 1,626 89 156 10 48 321 0 199 185
Cudahy 22,058 30 0 0 0 0 0 0 57 0
Culver City 37,484 793 894 488 72 0 113 0 343 408
Diamond Bar 54,221 12,901 473 4,661 184 0 102 0 1,003 212
Downey 105,629 473 122 1,726 209 0 208 0 174 168
Duarte 20,635 1,002 35 128 0 0 23 0 186 70
El Monte 108,116 19,239 89 156 357 0 162 15 8,606 291
El Segundo 15,794 104 104 62 2 0 14 0 71 0
Gardena 56,302 548 2,237 3,382 6 0 193 11 1,436 156
Glendale 186,659 2,111 950 8,059 42 0 229 0 788 757
City Total Population Age 5 & over Chinese Japanese Korean Mon-Khmer, Cambodian Miao, Hmong Thai Laotian Vietnamese Other Asian languages
Glendora 48,756 897 129 168 0 0 4 10 270 78
Hawaiian Gardens 13,192 34 0 827 74 0 50 0 29 0
Hawthorne 80,440 484 231 270 26 0 104 0 763 72
Hermosa Beach 18,596 110 59 28 0 0 28 0 27 0
Hidden Hills 1,517 7 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Huntington Park 53,793 0 11 63 0 0 0 0 124 5
Industry 403 8 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Inglewood 102,957 277 168 62 0 0 98 4 83 124
Irwindale 1,304 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
La Cañada Flintridge 19,580 641 258 2,283 0 0 74 0 174 133
City Total Population Age 5 & over Chinese Japanese Korean Mon-Khmer, Cambodian Miao, Hmong Thai Laotian Vietnamese Other Asian languages
La Habra Heights 5,217 515 67 180 0 0 0 0 24 0
Lakewood 76,285 1,084 159 687 770 0 454 44 1,258 59
La Mirada 46,474 448 98 3,726 13 1 101 0 222 145
Lancaster 146,799 299 141 289 223 0 142 26 376 190
La Puente 37,406 1,668 39 96 0 0 8 3 557 0
La Verne 30,137 867 29 140 0 0 44 0 131 10
Lawndale 30,446 90 205 48 0 0 100 20 1,054 14
Lomita 19,502 162 905 403 0 0 31 0 28 81
Long Beach 437,222 3,096 1,322 1,523 14,762 412 901 842 2,723 442
Los Angeles 3,651,196 60,132 17,909 95,725 4,055 313 11,635 488 16,872 10,505
City Total Population Age 5 & over Chinese Japanese Korean Mon-Khmer, Cambodian Miao, Hmong Thai Laotian Vietnamese Other Asian languages
Lynwood 65,223 37 29 116 11 0 81 0 210 0
Malibu 12,501 47 42 9 0 0 0 0 27 18
Manhattan Beach 33,472 844 108 373 52 0 10 0 0 76
Maywood 25,049 16 18 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Monrovia 34,397 2,024 55 80 65 0 45 14 67 15
Montebello 59,120 2,919 537 601 191 0 212 0 183 352
Monterey Park 58,173 24,591 1,714 945 616 4 302 52 2,220 317
Norwalk 99,199 1,617 126 2,843 545 0 221 70 943 362
Palmdale 142,910 384 121 516 168 0 29 27 560 73
Palos Verdes Estates 13,058 756 351 205 0 0 0 0 67 32
City Total Population Age 5 & over Chinese Japanese Korean Mon-Khmer, Cambodian Miao, Hmong Thai Laotian Vietnamese Other Asian languages
Paramount 50,905 32 14 209 196 66 15 34 135 0
Pasadena 131,817 6,264 912 1,730 179 42 162 0 592 602
Pico Rivera 59,357 325 11 121 0 0 46 0 159 61
Pomona 140,545 4,059 201 1,000 950 36 290 115 1,581 91
Rancho Palos Verdes 41,052 3,122 2,286 1,648 0 0 33 0 138 36
Redondo Beach 63,056 1,089 1,267 926 0 0 12 11 503 172
Rolling Hills 1,788 97 59 49 0 0 0 0 12 3
Rolling Hills Estates 7,876 281 329 692 0 0 0 0 0 58
Rosemead 51,986 18,958 168 447 559 0 48 86 7,737 577
San Dimas 32,425 1,619 69 174 28 0 49 0 369 120
City Total Population Age 5 & over Chinese Japanese Korean Mon-Khmer, Cambodian Miao, Hmong Thai Laotian Vietnamese Other Asian languages
San Fernando 22,686 47 0 12 0 0 12 12 13 0
San Gabriel 38,255 15,450 176 407 294 105 220 0 2,341 408
San Marino 12,609 5,032 78 204 0 0 19 0 126 74
Santa Clarita 169,279 1,119 258 1,519 32 76 177 23 514 385
Santa Fe Springs 16,053 135 6 539 0 0 0 0 46 0
Santa Monica 88,076 1,775 1,059 946 0 0 42 14 178 608
Sierra Madre 10,460 433 74 31 8 0 0 0 58 20
Signal Hill 10,413 147 10 23 448 0 0 11 150 0
South El Monte 19,020 1,046 20 0 32 0 0 0 851 16
South Gate 88,245 60 8 107 33 0 63 0 31 0
City Total Population Age 5 & over Chinese Japanese Korean Mon-Khmer, Cambodian Miao, Hmong Thai Laotian Vietnamese Other Asian languages
South Pasadena 24,488 2,592 508 1,516 67 0 55 0 154 40
Temple City 34,213 13,394 297 292 152 0 52 0 1,452 165
Torrance 139,561 5,951 7,480 9,215 51 5 311 0 1,603 1,535
Vernon 41 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Walnut 28,839 9,203 65 716 83 0 224 11 502 126
West Covina 101,678 9,202 389 367 261 0 416 159 2,602 182
West Hollywood 34,868 234 164 49 0 0 6 0 260 109
Westlake Village 8,159 109 9 9 16 0 0 0 14 40
Whittier 81,214 610 226 261 65 0 124 8 35 0

Asian Languages
- Unincorporated Communities

Community Total Population Age 5 & over Chinese Japanese Korean Mon-Khmer, Cambodian Miao, Hmong Thai Laotian Vietnamese Other Asian languages
Acton 6,676 49 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Alondra Park 7,179 227 0 16 0 0 0 0 791 0
Altadena 42,310 429 141 104 0 0 69 0 67 18
Avocado Heights 14,831 533 10 48 18 0 10 13 199 12
Charter Oak 8,721 76 48 171 0 0 0 0 82 0
Citrus 10,502 163 57 0 0 0 0 0 0 121
Del Aire 9,999 59 15 346 0 0 19 0 97 0
Desert View Highlands 2,278 0 0 12 0 0 0 0 0 0
East Los Angeles 116,008 426 105 23 0 16 0 72 69 9
Community Total Population Age 5 & over Chinese Japanese Korean Mon-Khmer, Cambodian Miao, Hmong Thai Laotian Vietnamese Other Asian languages
East Pasadena 5,721 830 30 39 56 0 9 0 41 4
East San Gabriel 15,176 5,507 158 52 22 0 56 15 363 53
Florence-Graham 57,044 82 6 5 18 0 16 0 1 0
Hacienda Heights 52,477 13,390 645 2,151 52 0 15 30 560 131
La Crescenta-Montrose 19,044 94 122 3,568 0 0 22 0 0 246
Ladera Heights 7,251 49 55 0 0 0 0 0 0 68
Lake Los Angeles 11,388 0 0 22 46 0 0 0 1 0
Lennox 20,066 55 0 22 0 0 0 0 0 0
Littlerock 2,062 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Marina del Rey 8,911 273 112 144 0 0 0 0 77 86
Community Total Population Age 5 & over Chinese Japanese Korean Mon-Khmer, Cambodian Miao, Hmong Thai Laotian Vietnamese Other Asian languages
Mayflower Village 5,070 927 0 9 0 0 0 0 15 10
North El Monte 3,967 922 34 0 17 0 0 0 113 42
Quartz Hill 10,024 14 0 16 0 0 0 0 8 0
Rowland Heights 48,131 16,139 144 2,807 172 0 271 111 687 150
South San Gabriel 8,378 1,827 280 61 56 0 0 21 835 380
South San Jose Hills 19,395 619 0 43 31 0 0 0 178 0
South Whittier 55,005 195 37 167 54 8 162 123 242 30
Valinda 22,696 575 2 19 27 0 0 31 428 0
Val Verde 2,502 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 5 0
View Park-Windsor Hills 10,732 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Community Total Population Age 5 & over Chinese Japanese Korean Mon-Khmer, Cambodian Miao, Hmong Thai Laotian Vietnamese Other Asian languages
Vincent 15,865 506 0 1 0 0 0 17 106 10
Walnut Park 15,108 73 7 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
West Athens 7,823 0 0 11 46 0 0 0 0 0
West Carson 20,308 372 392 1,248 204 0 115 9 128 24
Westmont 29,537 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 10 0
West Puente Valley 22,798 623 7 6 33 0 55 32 228 0
West Whittier-Los Nietos 25,764 28 10 8 0 0 0 0 0 8
Willowbrook 18,508 44 0 7 0 0 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