Population Demographics for El Cajon, California in 2020, 2019



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Population Demographics by Race

RacePopulation% of Total
Total Population99,478100
White68,89769
Hispanic or Latino28,03628
Some Other Race12,55212
Two or More Races6,8326
Black or African American6,3066
Asian3,5613
American Indian835Below 1%
Three or more races592Below 1%
Native Hawaiian Pacific Islander495Below 1%

Population Demographics by Race and gender.

MaleFemaleTotal
Total Population48,63250,84699,478
White33,73635,16168,897
Hispanic or Latino13,64114,39528,036
Some Other Race6,2136,33912,552
Two or More Races3,3083,5246,832
Black or African American3,1403,1666,306
Asian1,5761,9853,561
American Indian410425835
Three or more races272320592
Native Hawaiian Pacific Islander249246495

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Demographic population totals

Total population in El Cajon

 
Total Population:99,478
Male Population:48,632
Female Population:50,846

Demographic median age by sex

Median age in El Cajon

 
Both sexes33
Male32
Female34

Demographic sex by age for the population in households

Population in households in El Cajon

 
Total Population:96,996
Male Population:47,459
Under 5 years:3,794
5 to 9 years:3,418
10 to 14 years:3,403
15 to 17 years:2,305
18 and 19 years:1,572
20 years:776
21 years:765
22 to 24 years:2,399
25 to 29 years:3,937
30 to 34 years:3,271
35 to 39 years:3,203
40 to 44 years:3,053
45 to 49 years:3,520
50 to 54 years:3,364
55 to 59 years:2,533
60 and 61 years:855
62 to 64 years:1,202
65 and 66 years:595
67 to 69 years:734
70 to 74 years:961
75 to 79 years:800
80 to 84 years:544
85 years and over:455
Female Population:49,537
Under 5 years:3,791
5 to 9 years:3,252
10 to 14 years:3,361
15 to 17 years:2,185
18 and 19 years:1,461
20 years:807
21 years:843
22 to 24 years:2,422
25 to 29 years:3,886
30 to 34 years:3,405
35 to 39 years:3,191
40 to 44 years:3,214
45 to 49 years:3,526
50 to 54 years:3,482
55 to 59 years:2,764
60 and 61 years:984
62 to 64 years:1,303
65 and 66 years:683
67 to 69 years:943
70 to 74 years:1,304
75 to 79 years:1,049
80 to 84 years:848
85 years and over:833

Demographic average population of home by age

Average household size in El Cajon

 
Total:2
Under 18 years:0
18 years and over:2

Demographic household type

Number of occupied homes in El Cajon

 
Total:34,134
Family led homes:23,624
Husband-wife family:15,607
Other family:8,017
Population of male led with no wife present:2,341
Population female led with no husband present:5,676
Population of Nonfamily homes:10,510
Population living alone:7,882
Population not living alone:2,628

Demographic population of homes with people under 18 years old by type

Total occupied homes in El Cajon with people under 18 years old:

 
Total:34,134
Population of homes with one or more people under 18 years:13,444
Population of family homes:13,292
Husband-wife family:8,433
Under 6 years only:2,229
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:2,093
6 to 17 years only:4,111
Other family:4,859
Male householder, no wife present:1,254
Under 6 years only:368
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:214
6 to 17 years only:672
Female led with no husband present:3,605
Under 6 years only:821
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:786
6 to 17 years only:1,998
Nonfamily households:152
Male led households:105
Under 6 years only:24
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:6
6 to 17 years only:75
Female led householder:47
Under 6 years only:12
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:2
6 to 17 years only:33
Households with no people under 18 years:20,690
Family households:10,332
Husband-wife family:7,174
Other family:3,158
Male led with no wife present:1,087
Female led with no husband present:2,071
Nonfamily households:10,358
Male led householder:5,101
Female led householder:5,257

Demographic type of home by age of owner-renter

Total number led homes in El Cajon, by type

 
Total Home Population:34,134
Population of Family homes:23,624
Population of 15 to 24 year olds:1,092
Population of 25 to 34 year olds:4,433
Population of 35 to 44 year olds:5,323
Population of 45 to 54 year olds:5,746
Population of 55 to 59 year olds:1,982
Population of 60 to 64 year olds:1,609
Population of 65 to 74 year olds:1,931
Population of 75 to 84 year olds:1,156
Population of 85 year olds and over:352
Population of Nonfamily Homes:10,510
Population of 15 to 24 year olds:756
Population of 25 to 34 year olds:1,492
Population of 35 to 44 year olds:1,210
Population of 45 to 54 year olds:2,042
Population of 55 to 59 year olds:1,121
Population of 60 to 64 year olds:959
Population of 65 to 74 year olds:1,322
Population of 75 to 84 year olds:1,017
Population of 85 year olds and over:591

Demographic population of homes with people 60 year olds and over

households in El Cajon containing people over 60

 
Total Population:34,134
Population of homes with one or more people 60 years and over:10,461
1-person household:3,478
2-or-more-person household:6,983
Family households:6,466
Nonfamily households:517
Population of homes with no people 60 years and over:23,673
1-person household:4,404
2-or-more-person household:19,269
Family homes:17,158
Nonfamily homes:2,111

Demographic population of multigenerational homes

homes in El Cajon with multiple generations.

 
Total Population:34,134
Home has three or more generations:1,874
Home does not have three or more generations:32,260

Demographic presence of unmarried partner of home owner-renter

Unmarried population in El Cajon under 18 years old in homes

 
Total Population:25,488
Unmarried partner of home lead present:2,205
In family homes:2,117
Population of male led and male partner homes:63
Population of male led and female partner households:882
Population of female led and female partner households:107
Population of female led and male partner households:1,065
In nonfamily homes:88
Population of male led and male partner homes:1
Population of male led and female partner homes:74
Population of female led and female partner homes:2
Population of female led and male partner homes:11
No unmarried partner of home lead present:23,283
In family homes:23,178
Population of husband-wife family homes:16,788
Population of male lead with no wife present, family homes:1,161
Population of female lead with no husband present, family homes:5,229
In nonfamily homes:105

Demographic population in families by age

Population in families living in El Cajon

 
Total Population:79,581
Population Under 18 years:25,007
Population 18 years and over:54,574

Demographic tenure of people in homes

How long in El Cajon have lived in one place.

 
Total:34,134
Population of Owner occupied homes:14,087
Family home:10,187
Nonfamily homess:3,900
Male led home:1,801
Living alone:1,372
Not living alone:429
Female led home:2,099
Living alone:1,717
Not living alone:382
Population of Renter occupied homes:20,047
Family run homes:13,437
Husband-wife family:7,614
Other family:5,823
Male led with no wife present:1,655
Female led with no husband present:4,168
Nonfamily Homes:6,610
Male led homes:3,405
Male living alone:2,318
Male not living alone:1,087
Female led homes:3,205
Females living alone:2,475
Females not living alone:730