Santa Maria 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:   2019 (latest available). Updated annually. Please note: Unemployment data updated August 2021.

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

Santa Maria Population & Age Distribution

 

Total Population
107,263

Age

Under 5 Years:
10.1%
5 - 17:
21.4%
18 - 24:
11.9%
25 - 34:
14.6%
35 - 54:
23.9%
55 - 64:
8.2%
Over 65 Years:
9.8%

Educational Attainment of Adults

 
Attending College
5.5%
5.5%
High School Graduates
60.2%
60.2%
College Graduated
13.8%
13.8%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Income

 

Per capita Income

Santa Maria
$20,907
$20,907
USA
$34,103
$34,103

Median household income

Santa Maria
$63,341
$63,341
USA
$62,843
$62,843

Individuals Below Poverty Level:
14.5%

Employment Industries in Santa Maria

 
Agriculture
27.6%
27.6%
Healthcare
9.7%
9.7%
Retail
9.6%
9.6%
Accommodation
6.1%
6.1%
Education
6.1%
6.1%
Construction
5.9%
5.9%
Manufacturing
5.7%
5.7%
Other
4.8%
4.8%
Administration
4.1%
4.1%
Public Service
4.0%
4.0%
Transportation
3.9%
3.9%
Wholesale
2.9%
2.9%
Professional, scientific, and technical services
2.5%
2.5%
Arts
2.1%
2.1%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Race & Ethnic Diversity

 
Hispanic or Latino (Of Any Race)
76.0%
76.0%
White
16.4%
16.4%
Asian
5.0%
5.0%
Other Race / Two or More Races
1.3%
1.3%
Black or African American
1.2%
1.2%
American Indian and Alaska Native
0.1%
0.1%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islanders
0.0%
0.0%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Ancestries & Languages Spoken

 

Ancestry (Top 20)

German
3.9%
3.9%
Irish
3.3%
3.3%
English
2.8%
2.8%
Italian
1.4%
1.4%
French
0.9%
0.9%
Swedish
0.7%
0.7%
European
0.6%
0.6%
Portuguese
0.6%
0.6%
Norwegian
0.5%
0.5%
Scottish
0.4%
0.4%
Polish
0.4%
0.4%
British
0.4%
0.4%
Scots-Irish
0.3%
0.3%
Welsh
0.3%
0.3%
Other Arab
0.3%
0.3%
Swiss
0.3%
0.3%
Dutch
0.3%
0.3%
Danish
0.2%
0.2%
African
0.2%
0.2%
Austrian
0.2%
0.2%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Languages Spoken (Top 20)

Spanish
60.4%
60.4%
English
34.4%
34.4%
Tagalog
2.5%
2.5%
Native American languages
0.5%
0.5%
Polish
0.5%
0.5%
Arabic
0.4%
0.4%
Pacific Island languages
0.3%
0.3%
Korean
0.3%
0.3%
Chinese
0.2%
0.2%
Vietnamese
0.2%
0.2%
Japanese
0.1%
0.1%
Scandinavian languages
0.1%
0.1%
German/Yiddish
0.1%
0.1%
Portuguese
0.1%
0.1%
French
0.1%
0.1%
African languages
0.0%
0.0%
Hungarian
0.0%
0.0%
Navajo
0.0%
0.0%
Other Asian languages
0.0%
0.0%
Laotian
0.0%
0.0%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Foreign Born Santa Maria Residents:
34.9%