San Diego, CA
Demographic Data



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San Diego 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:   2017 (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

San Diego Population & Age Distribution

 

Total Population
1,419,516

Age

PEOPLE OF California DETAILS
Under 5 Years 6.27
5 To 17 14.19
18 To 24 11.68
25 To 34 18.97
35 To 54 26.07
55 To 64 10.82
65 Years And Over 12.00

Educational Attainment of Adults

 
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT OF ADULTS
ATTENDING COLLEGE 8.7
HIGH SCHOOL GRADUATES 87.9
COLLEGE GRADUATES 44.4

Income

 

Per capita Income

Per capita Income
San Diego 37112 31742.264874747412 #BED630
USA 31177 26666 #C1F000

Median household income

Median household income
San Diego 71535 33087.35707347533 #BED630
USA 57652 26666 #C1F000

Individuals Below Poverty Level:
14.5%

Employment Industries in San Diego

 
INDUSTRIES PEOPLE WORK IN
Healthcare 12.6
Professional, scientific, and technical services 12.4
Accommodation 9.7
Retail 9.5
Education 9.5
Manufacturing 9.0
Other 5.1
Public Service 4.9
Administration 4.3
Construction 4.2
Finance 4.0
Arts 3.0
Transportation 2.9
Information Technology 2.7
Real estate 2.5
Wholesale 2.2

Race & Ethnic Diversity

 
% of Residents
White 43.1
Black Or African American 6.1
American Indian And Alaska Native 0.2
Asian 16.5
Native Hawaiian And Other Pacific Islanders 0.4
Other Race / Two or More Races 3.7
Hispanic Or Latino (Of Any Race) 30.0

Ancestries & Languages Spoken

 

Ancestry (Top 20)

Ancestry Details
German 9.0
Irish 7.2
English 5.7
Italian 4.1
French 1.9
Polish 1.8
Scottish 1.5
European 1.4
Swedish 1.2
Russian 1.2
Norwegian 1.1
Dutch 0.9
Scots-Irish 0.7
Iranian 0.7
Portuguese 0.7
British 0.6
Welsh 0.5
African 0.4
Danish 0.4
Hungarian 0.4

Languages Spoken (Top 20)

Languages Details
English 59.4
Spanish 22.9
Tagalog 3.7
Chinese 2.6
Vietnamese 2.4
Langs. of India 1.2
Korean 0.8
Other Asian languages 0.6
African languages 0.6
Persian 0.6
Arabic 0.6
German/Yiddish 0.5
French 0.5
Japanese 0.4
Portuguese 0.3
Slavic languages 0.3
Pacific Island languages 0.3
Russian 0.3
Native American languages 0.3
Laotian 0.2

Foreign Born San Diego Residents:
26.4%