Brea Demographics

Population - Employment - Households - Income / Financial - Housing - Education - Marital Status - Means of Transport to Work Median Income By Zipcode

Brea Population Demographics top

Y-o-Y Change
Total Population 42,678 0.8%
Male Population 20,383 0.0%
Female Population 22,295 1.6%
Male Population 47.76 %
Female Population 52.24 %
Y-o-Y Change
Median Age 39.5 3.7%
Citizen US Born 32,698 -2.6%
Citizen not US Born 6,779 13.1%
Not Citizen 3,201 15.9%
Citizen US Born 76.62 %
Citizen not US Born 15.88 %
Not Citizen 7.5 %
Y-o-Y Change
Moved from Abroad 385 18.5%
Moved from Same Country 3,543 -5.3%
Moved from Same State 1,700 13.2%
Moved from Different State 432 21.4%
Same House as Last Year 36,063 1.1%
Moved from Abroad 0.91 %
Moved from Same Country 8.41 %
Moved from Same State 4.04 %
Moved from Different State 1.03 %
Same House as Last Year 85.61 %

Occupational Employment in Brea top

Y-o-Y Change
White Collar 19,328 0.6%
Blue Collar 2,938 15.0%
White Collar 86.8 %
Blue Collar 13.2 %
Y-o-Y Change
Self Employees 2,533 1.0%
Private Companies 15,072 3.6%
Governmental Workers 3,091 -6.5%
Not for Profit Companies 1,570 11.1%
Self Employees 11.38 %
Private Companies 67.69 %
Governmental Workers 13.88 %
Not for Profit Companies 7.05 %

Number of Households in Brea top

Y-o-Y Change
Total Households 15,246 1.7%
Average People Per Household 3 -1.1%
Family Households 11,050 0.7%
Non-family Households 4,196 4.5%
Family Households 72.48 %
Non-family Households 27.52 %
Y-o-Y Change
Households with Children 5,290 -1.9%
Households without Children 9,956 3.7%
Households with Children 34.7 %
Households without Children 65.3 %

Median and Average Income in Brea top

Y-o-Y Change
Average Household Income $117,540.00 2.4%
Median Household Income $94,492.00 0.8%
People below Poverty Level 2,737 0.0%
People above Poverty Level 39,308 1.3%

Housing in Brea top

Y-o-Y Change
Housing Units 15,923 2.4%
Median Year Built 1976 0.0%
Built in 1939 or Earlier 376 3.3%
Built between 1940 and 1949 170 13.3%
Built between 1950 and 1959 1,583 10.7%
Built between 1960 and 1969 2,899 -2.6%
Built between 1970 and 1979 4,719 2.4%
Built between 1980 and 1989 2,116 0.5%
Built between 1990 and 1999 1,145 3.5%
Built between 2000 and 2009 1,305 -11.9%
Built in 2010 or Later 1,610 20.5%
Y-o-Y Change
Occupied Housing Units 15,246 1.7%
Owner Occupied 9,492 2.0%
Renter Occupied 5,754 1.2%
Owner Occupied 62.26 %
Renter Occupied 37.74 %
Y-o-Y Change
With Mortgage 6,909 2.5%
Without Mortgage 2,583 0.7%
Median Value with Mortgage $685,900.00 4.8%
Median Value without Mortgage $587,700.00 1.0%
Median Housing Costs per Month $2,015.00 5.1%
With Mortgage 72.79 %
Without Mortgage 27.21 %

Brea Education Statistics top

Y-o-Y Change
No High School 945 33.7%
Some High School 7,021 2.2%
Some College 9,234 -0.9%
Associate Degree 2,929 5.1%
Bachelor's Degree 8,971 3.1%
Graduate Degree 4,947 0.5%
No High School 2.85 %
Some High School 21.2 %
Some College 25.08 %
Associate Degree 8.84 %
Bachelor's Degree 27.09 %
Graduate Degree %

Marital Status in Brea top

Y-o-Y Change
Never Married 11,131 7.2%
Married 19,067 1.2%
Separated 361 -42.5%
Widowed 1,675 -3.6%
Divorced 3,020 -2.1%
Never Married 31.9 %
Married 54.64 %
Separated 1.03 %
Widowed 4.8 %
Divorced 8.66 %

Means of Transport to Work in Brea top

Y-o-Y Change
Car 19,616 4.0%
Bus or TrolleyBus 106 7.1%
Subway or Elevated 96 N/A
Railroad 0 -100.0%
Ferryboat 0 N/A
Bicycle 44 -13.7%
Motorcycle 97 -23.0%
TaxiCab 0 N/A
Walk 505 3.9%

Median and Average Household income in Brea by Zipcode top

ZipCode Population Number of Households Median Income Average Income
92821 37,712 13,750 $91,531.00 $112,104.00
92823 4,872 1,458 $151,071.00 $169,704.00

Methodology & Disclaimers


Demographic data shown in this section was gathered from the latest U.S. Census Bureau release, the 2019 American Community Survey. The information is updated yearly, as soon as new data is made available by the US Census Bureau.

No representation, guarantee or warranty is made as to the accuracy or completeness of information modified or aggregated for specific neighborhoods and/or zip codes.
Zip codes included in this demographic data: 92821 92823

Recently added listings in Brea top

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Brea is an area in Orange County,California with a population of 42,678. There are 20,383 male residents living in Brea and 22,295 female residents. The total number of households is 15,246 with 3 people per household on average.The median age of the current population is 40 with 19,067 people being married and 16,187 being single.
The employment numbers show that there are 86.80% white collar employees and 13.20% blue collar employees in Brea..
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