|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Benicia is 26,819. Benicia, California is the 1,449th largest city in the US.
Benicia is located entirely in Solano County.
The peak population of Benicia was in 2020, when its population was 27,041. In 2020, Benicia was the 1,437th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 1,449th largest city in the US. Benicia is currently 0.8% smaller than it was in 2020.
Benicia has shrunk 0.5% since the year 2000. Benicia, California's growth is extremely below average. 84% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
Benicia has a population density of 2,088.1 people per square mile.
|1443||Temple Terrace, Florida||27,013||23.5%|
|1444||Garden City, Michigan||26,994||-10.2%|
|1445||South Portland, Maine||26,993||15.4%|
|1447||Chicago Heights, Illinois||26,905||-17.8%|
|1450||Kernersville, North Carolina||26,793||42.1%|
|1451||Oak Forest, Illinois||26,793||-5.0%|
|1452||Vernon Hills, Illinois||26,786||31.4%|
|1453||Palm Springs, Florida||26,780||63.1%|
|1455||Horn Lake, Mississippi||26,737||32.6%|
The total voting age population of Benicia, California, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 21,565. The voting age population is 48.1% male and 51.9% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 19.8% of the residents of Benicia are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Benicia are 72.9% White, 11.7% Asian, 8.3% Two or more races, 3.3% Black, 3.3% Other, 0.2% American Indian and 0.2% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander. Additionally, 12.8% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Benicia, 7.1% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 10.4%. On a per-household basis, 6.0% of families are below the poverty line in Benicia.
Among those aged 16 and older, 65.0% of Benicia residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 96.8% of Benicia residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 44.7% have a bachelor's degree and 15.6% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Benicia residents aged 5 and older, 16.5% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 5.2% of residents speak Spanish at home, 3.2% speak an Indo-European language, and 7.1% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Benicia is 2.7%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Benicia, 17.3% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Benicia is $103,413.
In Benicia, 71.8% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 28.2% of housing units in Benicia.
Of all the housing units in Benicia, 6.7% of them were build before 1940.
In Benicia, 6.2% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 740 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Benicia is $1,858.
In Benicia, 92.9% of households have an active broadband internet connection.