San Diego Demographics

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

San Diego Population Demographics top

Y-o-Y Change
Total Population 1,409,573 0.6%
Male Population 711,134 0.8%
Female Population 698,439 0.3%
Male Population 50.45 %
Female Population 49.55 %
Y-o-Y Change
Median Age 34.9 0.6%
Citizen US Born 1,011,604 0.8%
Citizen not US Born 228,325 1.3%
Not Citizen 169,644 -2.0%
Citizen US Born 71.77 %
Citizen not US Born 16.2 %
Not Citizen 12.04 %
Y-o-Y Change
Moved from Abroad 21,013 -3.5%
Moved from Same Country 148,554 -3.4%
Moved from Same State 26,454 4.2%
Moved from Different State 39,933 -2.0%
Same House as Last Year 1,156,397 1.2%
Moved from Abroad 1.51 %
Moved from Same Country 10.67 %
Moved from Same State 1.9 %
Moved from Different State 2.87 %
Same House as Last Year 83.05 %

Occupational Employment in San Diego top

Y-o-Y Change
White Collar 613,346 1.6%
Blue Collar 97,686 1.3%
White Collar 86.26 %
Blue Collar 13.74 %
Y-o-Y Change
Self Employees 80,940 2.8%
Private Companies 476,466 1.2%
Governmental Workers 98,699 0.9%
Not for Profit Companies 54,927 3.7%
Self Employees 11.38 %
Private Companies 67.01 %
Governmental Workers 13.88 %
Not for Profit Companies 7.72 %

Number of Households in San Diego top

Y-o-Y Change
Total Households 507,580 0.8%
Average People Per Household 3 -0.4%
Family Households 307,217 0.8%
Non-family Households 200,363 0.9%
Family Households 60.53 %
Non-family Households 39.47 %
Y-o-Y Change
Households with Children 148,671 0.5%
Households without Children 358,909 1.0%
Households with Children 29.29 %
Households without Children 70.71 %

Median and Average Income in San Diego top

Y-o-Y Change
Average Household Income $108,864.00 5.0%
Median Household Income $79,673.00 5.6%
People below Poverty Level 174,461 -6.5%
People above Poverty Level 1,186,081 1.7%

Housing in San Diego top

Y-o-Y Change
Housing Units 546,431 1.1%
Median Year Built 1977 0.0%
Built in 1939 or Earlier 36,350 -2.1%
Built between 1940 and 1949 23,617 2.2%
Built between 1950 and 1959 66,266 0.6%
Built between 1960 and 1969 68,242 1.0%
Built between 1970 and 1979 115,686 1.1%
Built between 1980 and 1989 96,651 -1.2%
Built between 1990 and 1999 62,119 -1.1%
Built between 2000 and 2009 56,300 0.5%
Built in 2010 or Later 21,200 32.9%
Y-o-Y Change
Occupied Housing Units 507,580 0.8%
Owner Occupied 237,644 0.8%
Renter Occupied 269,936 0.9%
Owner Occupied 46.82 %
Renter Occupied 53.18 %
Y-o-Y Change
With Mortgage 171,301 0.1%
Without Mortgage 66,343 2.6%
Median Value with Mortgage $608,100.00 5.8%
Median Value without Mortgage $588,300.00 6.4%
Median Housing Costs per Month $1,806.00 4.4%
With Mortgage 72.08 %
Without Mortgage 27.92 %

San Diego Education Statistics top

Y-o-Y Change
No High School 63,412 -0.3%
Some High School 255,087 -0.9%
Some College 262,374 0.2%
Associate Degree 78,336 0.3%
Bachelor's Degree 282,468 1.3%
Graduate Degree 185,274 3.6%
No High School 5.62 %
Some High School 22.59 %
Some College 23.43 %
Associate Degree 6.94 %
Bachelor's Degree 25.02 %
Graduate Degree %

Marital Status in San Diego top

Y-o-Y Change
Never Married 469,266 0.4%
Married 540,789 1.6%
Separated 20,520 -3.1%
Widowed 48,056 -1.0%
Divorced 115,234 -1.2%
Never Married 39.99 %
Married 46.09 %
Separated 1.75 %
Widowed 4.1 %
Divorced 9.82 %

Means of Transport to Work in San Diego top

Y-o-Y Change
Car 604,392 1.4%
Bus or TrolleyBus 25,990 3.9%
Subway or Elevated 845 N/A
Railroad 1,454 69.7%
Ferryboat 167 44.0%
Bicycle 6,127 -8.7%
Motorcycle 3,890 -2.6%
TaxiCab 1,561 37.4%
Walk 22,370 3.2%

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: 92145 92147 92154 92155 92101 92102 92103 92104 92105 92106 92107 92108 92109 92110 92111 92113 92114 92115 92116 92117 92119 92120 92121 92122 92123 92124 92126 92127 92128 92129 92130 92131 92132 92134 92135 92139 92140

Recently added listings in San Diego top

$545,000 USD
  • 2 Beds
  • 2 Baths
$1,500,000 USD
  • 4 Beds
  • 3 Baths
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  • 3 Beds
  • 2 Baths
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  • 3 Beds
  • 3 Baths
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  • 3 Beds
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  • 3 Beds
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San Diego is an area in San Diego County,California with a population of 1,409,573. There are 711,134 male residents living in San Diego and 698,439 female residents. The total number of households is 507,580 with 3 people per household on average.The median age of the current population is 35 with 540,789 people being married and 653,076 being single.
The employment numbers show that there are 86.26% white collar employees and 13.74% blue collar employees in San Diego..
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