Salinas, CA
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Salinas Population Statistics

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   2015 (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
157,380

Age

PEOPLE OF California DETAILS
Under 5 Years 9.15
5 To 17 21.94
18 To 24 11.10
25 To 34 16.37
35 To 54 24.99
55 To 64 8.60
65 Years And Over 7.85

Educational Attainment of Adults

 
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT OF ADULTS
ATTENDING COLLEGE 6.0
HIGH SCHOOL GRADUATES 59.5
COLLEGE GRADUATES 12.0

Income

 

Per capita Income

Per capita Income
Salinas 17879 16503.216241475995 #EE2025
USA 28889 26666 #C1F000

Median household income

Median household income
Salinas 49840 24769.059768529736 #EE2025
USA 53657 26666 #C1F000

Individuals Below Poverty Level:
20.2%

Employment Industries in Salinas

 
INDUSTRIES PEOPLE WORK IN
Agriculture 24.0
Healthcare 10.9
Retail 10.6
Accommodation 8.1
Education 6.4
Construction 5.4
Manufacturing 5.2
Administration 4.8
Other 4.6
Public Service 4.5
Wholesale 3.6
Transportation 3.6
Professional, scientific, and technical services 2.4

Race & Ethnic Diversity

 
% of Residents
White 14.8
Black Or African American 1.3
American Indian And Alaska Native 0.2
Asian 6.6
Native Hawaiian And Other Pacific Islanders 0.1
Some Other Race Alone 1.2
Two Or More Races 0.0
Hispanic Or Latino (Of Any Race) 75.9

Ancestries & Languages Spoken

 

Ancestry (Top 20)

Ancestry Details
German 2.9
Irish 2.7
English 2.0
Italian 1.7
French 0.9
Portuguese 0.7
European 0.6
Scottish 0.5
Polish 0.3
Norwegian 0.3
Swiss 0.3
Danish 0.3
Scots-Irish 0.2
Swedish 0.2
Welsh 0.2
Dutch 0.2
French Canadian 0.1
Armenian 0.1
Russian 0.1
Greek 0.1

Languages Spoken (Top 20)

Languages Details
Spanish 64.4
English 31.0
Tagalog 1.8
Vietnamese 0.4
Korean 0.4
Chinese 0.3
Japanese 0.3
Arabic 0.2
Pacific Island languages 0.2
Other Asian languages 0.1
German 0.1
Indic languages 0.1
Italian 0.1
Armenian 0.1
Russian 0.1
French 0.1
Thai 0.1
Portuguese 0.0
Gujarathi 0.0
Mon-Khmer (Cambodian) 0.0

Foreign Born Salinas Residents:
37.7%