Population Demographics for Santa Cruz, California in 2020, 2019



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Population Demographics by Race

RacePopulation% of Total
Total Population59,946100
White44,66174
Hispanic or Latino11,62419
Some Other Race5,6739
Asian4,5917
Two or More Races3,4025
Black or African American1,0711
American Indian440Below 1%
Three or more races311Below 1%
Native Hawaiian Pacific Islander108Below 1%

Population Demographics by Race and gender.

MaleFemaleTotal
Total Population30,04729,89959,946
White22,42022,24144,661
Hispanic or Latino5,9125,71211,624
Some Other Race2,9312,7425,673
Asian2,1352,4564,591
Two or More Races1,6641,7383,402
Black or African American6174541,071
American Indian225215440
Three or more races156155311
Native Hawaiian Pacific Islander5553108

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Demographic population totals

Total population in Santa Cruz

 
Total Population:59,946
Male Population:30,047
Female Population:29,899

Demographic median age by sex

Median age in Santa Cruz

 
Both sexes29
Male29
Female30

Demographic sex by age for the population in households

Population in households in Santa Cruz

 
Total Population:51,657
Male Population:25,706
Under 5 years:1,195
5 to 9 years:1,148
10 to 14 years:1,110
15 to 17 years:710
18 and 19 years:799
20 years:1,118
21 years:1,371
22 to 24 years:2,101
25 to 29 years:2,151
30 to 34 years:1,777
35 to 39 years:1,718
40 to 44 years:1,690
45 to 49 years:1,652
50 to 54 years:1,719
55 to 59 years:1,772
60 and 61 years:633
62 to 64 years:800
65 and 66 years:366
67 to 69 years:455
70 to 74 years:503
75 to 79 years:346
80 to 84 years:294
85 years and over:278
Female Population:25,951
Under 5 years:1,135
5 to 9 years:1,117
10 to 14 years:1,033
15 to 17 years:664
18 and 19 years:874
20 years:1,205
21 years:1,409
22 to 24 years:1,949
25 to 29 years:1,959
30 to 34 years:1,761
35 to 39 years:1,576
40 to 44 years:1,572
45 to 49 years:1,591
50 to 54 years:1,804
55 to 59 years:1,913
60 and 61 years:601
62 to 64 years:815
65 and 66 years:373
67 to 69 years:494
70 to 74 years:616
75 to 79 years:480
80 to 84 years:453
85 years and over:557

Demographic average population of home by age

Average household size in Santa Cruz

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

Demographic household type

Number of occupied homes in Santa Cruz

 
Total:21,657
Family led homes:10,005
Husband-wife family:7,310
Other family:2,695
Population of male led with no wife present:862
Population female led with no husband present:1,833
Population of Nonfamily homes:11,652
Population living alone:6,773
Population not living alone:4,879

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

Total occupied homes in Santa Cruz with people under 18 years old:

 
Total:21,657
Population of homes with one or more people under 18 years:4,817
Population of family homes:4,750
Husband-wife family:3,137
Under 6 years only:941
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:604
6 to 17 years only:1,592
Other family:1,613
Male householder, no wife present:465
Under 6 years only:106
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:47
6 to 17 years only:312
Female led with no husband present:1,148
Under 6 years only:254
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:170
6 to 17 years only:724
Nonfamily households:67
Male led households:39
Under 6 years only:9
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:4
6 to 17 years only:26
Female led householder:28
Under 6 years only:9
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:3
6 to 17 years only:16
Households with no people under 18 years:16,840
Family households:5,255
Husband-wife family:4,173
Other family:1,082
Male led with no wife present:397
Female led with no husband present:685
Nonfamily households:11,585
Male led householder:5,558
Female led householder:6,027

Demographic type of home by age of owner-renter

Total number led homes in Santa Cruz, by type

 
Total Home Population:21,657
Population of Family homes:10,005
Population of 15 to 24 year olds:266
Population of 25 to 34 year olds:1,361
Population of 35 to 44 year olds:2,195
Population of 45 to 54 year olds:2,383
Population of 55 to 59 year olds:1,228
Population of 60 to 64 year olds:960
Population of 65 to 74 year olds:939
Population of 75 to 84 year olds:482
Population of 85 year olds and over:191
Population of Nonfamily Homes:11,652
Population of 15 to 24 year olds:2,806
Population of 25 to 34 year olds:1,929
Population of 35 to 44 year olds:1,271
Population of 45 to 54 year olds:1,623
Population of 55 to 59 year olds:1,017
Population of 60 to 64 year olds:910
Population of 65 to 74 year olds:953
Population of 75 to 84 year olds:660
Population of 85 year olds and over:483

Demographic population of homes with people 60 year olds and over

households in Santa Cruz containing people over 60

 
Total Population:21,657
Population of homes with one or more people 60 years and over:6,156
1-person household:2,572
2-or-more-person household:3,584
Family households:3,045
Nonfamily households:539
Population of homes with no people 60 years and over:15,501
1-person household:4,201
2-or-more-person household:11,300
Family homes:6,960
Nonfamily homes:4,340

Demographic population of multigenerational homes

homes in Santa Cruz with multiple generations.

 
Total Population:21,657
Home has three or more generations:398
Home does not have three or more generations:21,259

Demographic presence of unmarried partner of home owner-renter

Unmarried population in Santa Cruz under 18 years old in homes

 
Total Population:8,107
Unmarried partner of home lead present:729
In family homes:707
Population of male led and male partner homes:25
Population of male led and female partner households:254
Population of female led and female partner households:97
Population of female led and male partner households:331
In nonfamily homes:22
Population of male led and male partner homes:0
Population of male led and female partner homes:16
Population of female led and female partner homes:1
Population of female led and male partner homes:5
No unmarried partner of home lead present:7,378
In family homes:7,311
Population of husband-wife family homes:5,531
Population of male lead with no wife present, family homes:417
Population of female lead with no husband present, family homes:1,363
In nonfamily homes:67

Demographic population in families by age

Population in families living in Santa Cruz

 
Total Population:29,204
Population Under 18 years:7,937
Population 18 years and over:21,267

Demographic tenure of people in homes

How long in Santa Cruz have lived in one place.

 
Total:21,657
Population of Owner occupied homes:9,375
Family home:6,104
Nonfamily homess:3,271
Male led home:1,405
Living alone:922
Not living alone:483
Female led home:1,866
Living alone:1,369
Not living alone:497
Population of Renter occupied homes:12,282
Family run homes:3,901
Husband-wife family:2,265
Other family:1,636
Male led with no wife present:508
Female led with no husband present:1,128
Nonfamily Homes:8,381
Male led homes:4,192
Male living alone:2,233
Male not living alone:1,959
Female led homes:4,189
Females living alone:2,249
Females not living alone:1,940