|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Menlo Park is 32,475. Menlo Park, California is the 1,216th largest city in the US.
Menlo Park is located entirely in San Mateo County.
The peak population of Menlo Park was in 2020, when its population was 33,660. In 2020, Menlo Park was the 1,173rd largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 1,216th largest city in the US. Menlo Park is currently 3.5% smaller than it was in 2020.
Menlo Park has grown 5.5% since the 2000. Menlo Park, California's growth is below average. 67% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
Menlo Park has a population density of 3,271.3 people per square mile.
|1210||Desert Hot Springs||32,716||98.8%|
|1246||El Paso de Robles (Paso Robles)||31,759||28.7%|
|1210||Desert Hot Springs, California||32,716||98.8%|
|1212||Des Moines, Washington||32,689||10.4%|
|1213||Los Gatos, California||32,538||13.2%|
|1215||Foster City, California||32,517||12.9%|
|1216||Menlo Park, California||32,475||5.5%|
|1217||Garfield, New Jersey||32,469||9.0%|
|1218||Bay City, Michigan||32,404||-11.7%|
|1219||Long Branch, New Jersey||32,383||3.0%|
The total voting age population of Menlo Park, California, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 21,559. The voting age population is 48.9% male and 51.1% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 14.0% of the residents of Menlo Park are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Menlo Park are 67.2% White, 15.0% Asian, 5.5% Other, 5.0% Two or more races, 4.5% Black, 2.0% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander and 0.7% American Indian. Additionally, 15.5% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Menlo Park, 7.6% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 5.4%. On a per-household basis, 3.8% of families are below the poverty line in Menlo Park.
Among those aged 16 and older, 66.5% of Menlo Park residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 94.0% of Menlo Park residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 69.6% have a bachelor's degree and 40.8% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Menlo Park residents aged 5 and older, 32.8% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 13.5% of residents speak Spanish at home, 9.5% speak an Indo-European language, and 8.6% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Menlo Park is 3.6%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Menlo Park, 8.4% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Menlo Park is $160,784.
In Menlo Park, 57.9% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 42.1% of housing units in Menlo Park.
Of all the housing units in Menlo Park, 6.5% of them were build before 1940.
In Menlo Park, 8.4% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 1,100 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Menlo Park is $2,341.
In Menlo Park, 91.8% of households have an active broadband internet connection.