Hawthorne is located in south California. Hawthorne is part of Los Angeles County. Hawthorne has 6.08 square miles of land area and 0.01 square miles of water area. As of 2010-2014, the total Hawthorne population is 85,889, which has grown 2.11% since 2000. The population growth rate is much lower than the state average rate of 12.39% and is much lower than the national average rate of 11.61%. Hawthorne median household income is $44,384 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 39.19% since 2000. The income growth rate is higher than the state average rate of 29.47% and is higher than the national average rate of 27.36%. Hawthorne median house value is $387,300 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 110.83% since 2000. The house value growth rate is higher than the state average rate of 75.60% and is much higher than the national average rate of 46.91%. As a reference, the national Consumer Price Index (CPI) inflation rate for the same period is 26.63%. On average, the public school district that covers Hawthorne is close to the state average in quality. The Hawthorne area codes are 310, 323.