Salinas, CA
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Salinas 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:   2016 (latest available). Updated annually.

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

Salinas Population & Age Distribution

 

Total Population
157,218

Age

PEOPLE OF California DETAILS
Under 5 Years 8.97
5 To 17 21.79
18 To 24 11.18
25 To 34 16.09
35 To 54 24.85
55 To 64 9.03
65 Years And Over 8.10

Educational Attainment of Adults

 
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT OF ADULTS
ATTENDING COLLEGE 6.0
HIGH SCHOOL GRADUATES 59.5
COLLEGE GRADUATES 12.2

Income

 

Per capita Income

Per capita Income
Salinas 18347 16401.525428274497 #EE2025
USA 29829 26666 #C1F000

Median household income

Median household income
Salinas 52338 25227.6690647482 #EE2025
USA 55322 26666 #C1F000

Individuals Below Poverty Level:
18.9%

Employment Industries in Salinas

 
INDUSTRIES PEOPLE WORK IN
Agriculture 25.6
Healthcare 10.9
Retail 10.7
Accommodation 8.1
Education 6.4
Construction 5.5
Manufacturing 4.8
Other 4.6
Administration 4.4
Public Service 4.3
Wholesale 3.7
Transportation 3.2
Professional, scientific, and technical services 2.1


Race & Ethnic Diversity

 
% of Residents
White 14.1
Black Or African American 1.5
American Indian And Alaska Native 0.2
Asian 6.4
Native Hawaiian And Other Pacific Islanders 0.1
Other Race / Two or More Races 1.2
Hispanic Or Latino (Of Any Race) 76.6

Ancestries & Languages Spoken

 

Ancestry (Top 20)

Ancestry Details
Irish 2.7
German 2.6
English 2.0
Italian 1.7
French 0.8
Portuguese 0.7
European 0.6
Scottish 0.5
Polish 0.3
Danish 0.3
Norwegian 0.3
Scots-Irish 0.2
Swedish 0.2
Swiss 0.2
Welsh 0.2
Russian 0.1
Dutch 0.1
French Canadian 0.1
Greek 0.1
Armenian 0.1

Languages Spoken (Top 20)

Languages Details
Spanish 65.3
English 29.9
Tagalog 1.8
Vietnamese 0.4
Korean 0.4
Chinese 0.3
Japanese 0.3
Langs. of India 0.3
Pacific Island languages 0.2
Other Asian languages 0.1
Arabic 0.1
German/Yiddish 0.1
Portuguese 0.1
Native American languages 0.1
French 0.1
Italian 0.1
Thai 0.1
Slavic languages 0.0
Russian 0.0
Armenian 0.0

Foreign Born Salinas Residents:
37.9%