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Santee 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:   2021 (latest available). Updated annually. Please note: Unemployment data updated November 2023.

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

Santee Population & Age Distribution

Total Population

59,051

Age

Under 5 Years:
6.8%
5 - 17:
16.1%
18 - 24:
7.4%
25 - 34:
13.9%
35 - 54:
26.7%
55 - 64:
13.6%
Over 65 Years:
15.5%

Educational Attainment of Adults

Attending College
High School Graduates
College Graduated
6.3%
6.3%
92.1%
92.1%
30.2%
30.2%
0% 100.0%
% of Residents

Income

Per capita Income

Santee
USA
$38,796
$38,796
$37,638
$37,638

Median household income

Santee
USA
$92,848
$92,848
$69,021
$69,021
Individuals Below Poverty Level

8.0%

Employment Industries

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Healthcare
Retail
Manufacturing
Education
Accommodation
Construction
Public Service
Professional, scientific, and technical services
Other
Finance
Arts
Transportation
Administration
14.0%
14.0%
11.4%
11.4%
9.2%
9.2%
8.7%
8.7%
8.7%
8.7%
7.8%
7.8%
7.2%
7.2%
6.9%
6.9%
4.4%
4.4%
4.1%
4.1%
4.0%
4.0%
3.7%
3.7%
3.4%
3.4%
0% 100%
% of Residents

Race & Ethnic Diversity

White
Hispanic or Latino (Of Any Race)
Other Race / Two or More Races
Asian
Black or African American
American Indian and Alaska Native
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islanders
67.2%
67.2%
20.2%
20.2%
5.9%
5.9%
4.9%
4.9%
1.3%
1.3%
0.4%
0.4%
0.1%
0.1%
0% 100.0%
% of Residents

Ancestry

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German
Irish
English
Italian
European
Scottish
Polish
French
Swedish
Norwegian
Dutch
Iraqi
Russian
Scots-Irish
Portuguese
Scandinavian
Hungarian
Danish
Lebanese
Albanian
13.7%
13.7%
11.0%
11.0%
10.9%
10.9%
5.4%
5.4%
3.4%
3.4%
2.7%
2.7%
2.4%
2.4%
2.4%
2.4%
1.4%
1.4%
1.3%
1.3%
1.1%
1.1%
1.0%
1.0%
0.9%
0.9%
0.9%
0.9%
0.8%
0.8%
0.7%
0.7%
0.6%
0.6%
0.6%
0.6%
0.6%
0.6%
0.6%
0.6%
0% 100%
% of Residents

Languages Spoken

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English
Spanish
Arabic
Chinese
Tagalog
Vietnamese
Other Indo-European
Native American languages
German/Yiddish
Pacific Island languages
African languages
Japanese
Slavic languages
Persian
Polish
French
Laotian
Langs. of India
Urdu
Russian
82.9%
82.9%
8.2%
8.2%
2.2%
2.2%
1.0%
1.0%
0.9%
0.9%
0.6%
0.6%
0.3%
0.3%
0.3%
0.3%
0.3%
0.3%
0.3%
0.3%
0.2%
0.2%
0.2%
0.2%
0.2%
0.2%
0.2%
0.2%
0.2%
0.2%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0% 100%
% of Residents
Foreign Born Santee Residents

11.4%