Population Demographics for Santa Cruz County, California in 2020, 2019



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Population Demographics by Race

RacePopulation% of Total
Total Population262,382100
White190,20872
Hispanic or Latino84,09232
Some Other Race43,37616
Two or More Races12,3184
Asian11,1124
Black or African American2,7661
American Indian2,253Below 1%
Three or more races1,087Below 1%
Native Hawaiian Pacific Islander349Below 1%
Native Hawaiian155Below 1%

Population Demographics by Race and gender.

MaleFemaleTotal
Total Population130,913131,469262,382
White94,62995,579190,208
Hispanic or Latino42,74941,34384,092
Some Other Race22,17121,20543,376
Two or More Races6,1146,20412,318
Asian5,0626,05011,112
Black or African American1,6031,1632,766
American Indian1,1601,0932,253
Three or more races5415461,087
Native Hawaiian Pacific Islander174175349
Native Hawaiian7976155

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Demographic population totals

Total population in Santa Cruz County

 
Total Population:262,382
Male Population:130,913
Female Population:131,469

Demographic median age by sex

Median age in Santa Cruz County

 
Both sexes36
Male35
Female38

Demographic sex by age for the population in households

Population in households in Santa Cruz County

 
Total Population:251,413
Male Population:125,178
Under 5 years:7,702
5 to 9 years:7,677
10 to 14 years:7,886
15 to 17 years:4,954
18 and 19 years:3,807
20 years:2,594
21 years:2,743
22 to 24 years:6,095
25 to 29 years:8,825
30 to 34 years:7,996
35 to 39 years:7,938
40 to 44 years:8,389
45 to 49 years:8,993
50 to 54 years:9,555
55 to 59 years:9,622
60 and 61 years:3,601
62 to 64 years:4,400
65 and 66 years:2,134
67 to 69 years:2,507
70 to 74 years:2,848
75 to 79 years:1,896
80 to 84 years:1,537
85 years and over:1,479
Female Population:126,235
Under 5 years:7,256
5 to 9 years:7,342
10 to 14 years:7,408
15 to 17 years:4,811
18 and 19 years:3,448
20 years:2,408
21 years:2,566
22 to 24 years:5,518
25 to 29 years:8,296
30 to 34 years:7,823
35 to 39 years:7,695
40 to 44 years:8,472
45 to 49 years:9,359
50 to 54 years:10,134
55 to 59 years:9,875
60 and 61 years:3,447
62 to 64 years:4,473
65 and 66 years:2,235
67 to 69 years:2,707
70 to 74 years:3,238
75 to 79 years:2,600
80 to 84 years:2,397
85 years and over:2,727

Demographic average population of home by age

Average household size in Santa Cruz County

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

Demographic household type

Number of occupied homes in Santa Cruz County

 
Total:94,355
Family led homes:57,770
Husband-wife family:43,334
Other family:14,436
Population of male led with no wife present:4,500
Population female led with no husband present:9,936
Population of Nonfamily homes:36,585
Population living alone:24,926
Population not living alone:11,659

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

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

 
Total:94,355
Population of homes with one or more people under 18 years:29,218
Population of family homes:28,906
Husband-wife family:20,090
Under 6 years only:4,537
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:5,032
6 to 17 years only:10,521
Other family:8,816
Male householder, no wife present:2,635
Under 6 years only:624
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:502
6 to 17 years only:1,509
Female led with no husband present:6,181
Under 6 years only:1,089
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:1,238
6 to 17 years only:3,854
Nonfamily households:312
Male led households:193
Under 6 years only:35
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:24
6 to 17 years only:134
Female led householder:119
Under 6 years only:37
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:14
6 to 17 years only:68
Households with no people under 18 years:65,137
Family households:28,864
Husband-wife family:23,244
Other family:5,620
Male led with no wife present:1,865
Female led with no husband present:3,755
Nonfamily households:36,273
Male led householder:17,018
Female led householder:19,255

Demographic type of home by age of owner-renter

Total number led homes in Santa Cruz County, by type

 
Total Home Population:94,355
Population of Family homes:57,770
Population of 15 to 24 year olds:1,081
Population of 25 to 34 year olds:7,271
Population of 35 to 44 year olds:12,155
Population of 45 to 54 year olds:14,723
Population of 55 to 59 year olds:7,201
Population of 60 to 64 year olds:5,814
Population of 65 to 74 year olds:5,711
Population of 75 to 84 year olds:2,722
Population of 85 year olds and over:1,092
Population of Nonfamily Homes:36,585
Population of 15 to 24 year olds:3,946
Population of 25 to 34 year olds:4,804
Population of 35 to 44 year olds:3,820
Population of 45 to 54 year olds:6,266
Population of 55 to 59 year olds:4,252
Population of 60 to 64 year olds:3,993
Population of 65 to 74 year olds:4,286
Population of 75 to 84 year olds:3,102
Population of 85 year olds and over:2,116

Demographic population of homes with people 60 year olds and over

households in Santa Cruz County containing people over 60

 
Total Population:94,355
Population of homes with one or more people 60 years and over:32,634
1-person household:11,666
2-or-more-person household:20,968
Family households:18,673
Nonfamily households:2,295
Population of homes with no people 60 years and over:61,721
1-person household:13,260
2-or-more-person household:48,461
Family homes:39,097
Nonfamily homes:9,364

Demographic population of multigenerational homes

homes in Santa Cruz County with multiple generations.

 
Total Population:94,355
Home has three or more generations:3,860
Home does not have three or more generations:90,495

Demographic presence of unmarried partner of home owner-renter

Unmarried population in Santa Cruz County under 18 years old in homes

 
Total Population:55,010
Unmarried partner of home lead present:4,478
In family homes:4,321
Population of male led and male partner homes:154
Population of male led and female partner households:1,918
Population of female led and female partner households:338
Population of female led and male partner households:1,911
In nonfamily homes:157
Population of male led and male partner homes:1
Population of male led and female partner homes:126
Population of female led and female partner homes:1
Population of female led and male partner homes:29
No unmarried partner of home lead present:50,532
In family homes:50,254
Population of husband-wife family homes:39,365
Population of male lead with no wife present, family homes:2,442
Population of female lead with no husband present, family homes:8,447
In nonfamily homes:278

Demographic population in families by age

Population in families living in Santa Cruz County

 
Total Population:186,153
Population Under 18 years:53,595
Population 18 years and over:132,558

Demographic tenure of people in homes

How long in Santa Cruz County have lived in one place.

 
Total:94,355
Population of Owner occupied homes:54,229
Family home:37,878
Nonfamily homess:16,351
Male led home:7,032
Living alone:4,965
Not living alone:2,067
Female led home:9,319
Living alone:7,265
Not living alone:2,054
Population of Renter occupied homes:40,126
Family run homes:19,892
Husband-wife family:11,797
Other family:8,095
Male led with no wife present:2,400
Female led with no husband present:5,695
Nonfamily Homes:20,234
Male led homes:10,179
Male living alone:6,191
Male not living alone:3,988
Female led homes:10,055
Females living alone:6,505
Females not living alone:3,550