|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of National City is 55,912. National City, California is the 700th largest city in the US.
National City is located entirely in San Diego County.
The peak population of National City was in 2010, when its population was 58,582. In 2010, National City was the 584th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 700th largest city in the US. National City is currently 4.6% smaller than it was in 2010.
National City has grown 2.9% since the 2000. National City, California's growth is below average. 76% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
National City has a population density of 8,050.3 people per square mile.
|695||Oak Lawn, Illinois||57,013||3.2%|
|698||Fountain Valley, California||56,495||2.6%|
|700||National City, California||55,912||2.9%|
|702||Coeur d'Alene, Idaho||55,904||60.0%|
|706||Port Arthur, Texas||55,724||-3.3%|
The total voting age population of National City, California, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 37,911. The voting age population is 52.4% male and 47.6% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 13.4% of the residents of National City are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of National City are 64.6% White, 18.5% Asian, 8.0% Other, 4.8% Black, 3.0% Two or more races, 0.5% American Indian and 0.5% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander. Additionally, 63.5% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In National City, 18.3% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 26.4%. On a per-household basis, 15.7% of families are below the poverty line in National City.
Among those aged 16 and older, 64.8% of National City residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 74.9% of National City residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 14.2% have a bachelor's degree and 3.5% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among National City residents aged 5 and older, 69.2% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 52.8% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.6% speak an Indo-European language, and 15.2% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in National City is 6.6%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In National City, 11.6% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in National City is $47,119.
In National City, 35.4% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 64.6% of housing units in National City.
Of all the housing units in National City, 7.8% of them were build before 1940.
In National City, 8.2% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 1,400 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in National City is $1,163.
In National City, 76.1% of households have an active broadband internet connection.