Population Demographics

  • San Diego, CA has a population of 1,307,402.
  • 74.1% of people in San Diego, CA were born U.S. citizens, while 25.9% were born outside of the country.
  • The races making up the largest parts of the population are: White [58.9%], Hispanic [28.8%] and Asian [15.9%].
  • 53.7% of people in San Diego, CA are single and 46.3% are married.
  • The city's residents are 50.5% males and 49.5% women.
  • The city's population is 37.5% college educated and 86.4% have a high school diploma or a GED.

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Economy

  • Typical commute times differ throughout the city. However, overall 65.0% of works commute under 25 mins daily, 27.0% commute 25-45 mins, and 8.0% have a commute greater than 45 minutes.
  • At the time of the last census, the San Diego, CA unemployment rate was 7.3%.
  • In San Diego, CA, the median worker income is $33,848. This is higher than the national average of $29,701.
  • The poverty rate for San Diego, CA is 13.4%.
  • The average worker works 39 hours a week in San Diego, CA.

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Homes

  • Homes have 5 rooms on average.
  • 46.6% of the homes are rentals and 45.7% are occupied by their owners.
  • In San Diego, CA 1975 is the median year when homes were built.
  • For homes with mortgages, owner costs average $2,425/mo.

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Location

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Zip Codes

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