Morro Bay Population Statistics

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   American Community Survey, U.S. Bureau of the Census, U.S. Department of Education, 50 state departments of education, U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, Federal Bureau of Investigation, 18,000+ local law enforcement agencies, Federal Housing Finance Agency, U.S. Geological Service, National Agricultural Statistics Service.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   2020 (latest available). Updated annually. Please note: Unemployment data updated February 2022.

Methodology:   Unlike standardly available Census demographics, NeighborhoodScout uses dozens of custom models to transform 8.5 million raw demographic data elements from government sources into proprietary indices and insights…. Read more about Scout's Demographic Data

Morro Bay Population & Age Distribution

 

Total Population
10,757

Age

Under 5 Years:
3.4%
5 - 17:
10.1%
18 - 24:
8.0%
25 - 34:
9.9%
35 - 54:
22.6%
55 - 64:
15.8%
Over 65 Years:
30.1%

Educational Attainment of Adults

 
Attending College
High School Graduates
College Graduated
7.0%
7.0%
92.0%
92.0%
43.6%
43.6%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Income

 

Per capita Income

Morro Bay
USA
$42,579
$42,579
$35,384
$35,384

Median household income

Morro Bay
USA
$73,864
$73,864
$64,994
$64,994

Individuals Below Poverty Level:
8.6%

Employment Industries in Morro Bay

 
Retail
Healthcare
Public Service
Accommodation
Construction
Education
Manufacturing
Professional, scientific, and technical services
Administration
Arts
Other
Finance
Wholesale
17.8%
17.8%
12.1%
12.1%
9.0%
9.0%
9.0%
9.0%
7.8%
7.8%
7.7%
7.7%
6.7%
6.7%
5.9%
5.9%
4.4%
4.4%
4.0%
4.0%
3.8%
3.8%
3.0%
3.0%
2.6%
2.6%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Race & Ethnic Diversity

 
White
Hispanic or Latino (Of Any Race)
Asian
Other Race / Two or More Races
American Indian and Alaska Native
Black or African American
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islanders
78.7%
78.7%
13.0%
13.0%
5.3%
5.3%
2.7%
2.7%
0.2%
0.2%
0.1%
0.1%
0.0%
0.0%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Ancestries & Languages Spoken

 

Ancestry (Top 20)

German
English
Irish
Italian
French
Norwegian
Scottish
Swedish
Danish
Portuguese
European
Serbian
Croatian
Swiss
Polish
Dutch
Scots-Irish
Scandinavian
Russian
Welsh
18.1%
18.1%
18.1%
18.1%
14.6%
14.6%
5.2%
5.2%
4.0%
4.0%
3.1%
3.1%
2.8%
2.8%
2.7%
2.7%
2.3%
2.3%
2.1%
2.1%
2.1%
2.1%
2.0%
2.0%
2.0%
2.0%
1.5%
1.5%
1.5%
1.5%
1.4%
1.4%
1.3%
1.3%
1.2%
1.2%
1.0%
1.0%
0.9%
0.9%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Languages Spoken (Top 20)

English
Spanish
Portuguese
Tagalog
Arabic
Persian
Chinese
Scandinavian languages
Vietnamese
West Germanic languages
Greek
African languages
Hungarian
Native American languages
Navajo
Pacific Island languages
Other Asian languages
Laotian
Thai
Miao/Hmong
87.9%
87.9%
8.0%
8.0%
1.0%
1.0%
0.4%
0.4%
0.4%
0.4%
0.3%
0.3%
0.2%
0.2%
0.2%
0.2%
0.2%
0.2%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Foreign Born Morro Bay Residents:
4.1%


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