|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Redwood City is 81,643. Redwood City, California is the 429th largest city in the US.
Redwood City is located entirely in San Mateo County.
The peak population of Redwood City was in 2020, when its population was 84,180. In 2020, Redwood City was the 417th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 429th largest city in the US. Redwood City is currently 3.0% smaller than it was in 2020.
Redwood City has grown 8.2% since the 2000. Redwood City, California's growth is below average. 69% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
Redwood City has a population density of 3,955.5 people per square mile.
|423||Warwick, Rhode Island||83,011||-3.4%|
|424||Cranston, Rhode Island||82,566||3.9%|
|427||Johns Creek, Georgia||82,065||35.3%|
|429||Redwood City, California||81,643||8.2%|
|430||New Rochelle, New York||81,587||12.8%|
|431||Mountain View, California||81,516||15.3%|
|432||Warner Robins, Georgia||81,446||63.6%|
|435||Gastonia, North Carolina||81,161||20.0%|
The total voting age population of Redwood City, California, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 51,546. The voting age population is 48.6% male and 51.4% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 12.7% of the residents of Redwood City are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Redwood City are 58.6% White, 18.7% Other, 14.5% Asian, 4.9% Two or more races, 1.7% Black, 1.0% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander and 0.7% American Indian. Additionally, 35.4% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Redwood City, 9.0% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 11.6%. On a per-household basis, 5.4% of families are below the poverty line in Redwood City.
Among those aged 16 and older, 70.8% of Redwood City residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 87.1% of Redwood City residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 50.2% have a bachelor's degree and 24.6% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Redwood City residents aged 5 and older, 46.4% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 29.3% of residents speak Spanish at home, 7.6% speak an Indo-European language, and 8.5% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Redwood City is 2.9%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Redwood City, 7.7% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Redwood City is $117,123.
In Redwood City, 49.8% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 50.2% of housing units in Redwood City.
Of all the housing units in Redwood City, 6.9% of them were build before 1940.
In Redwood City, 9.6% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 3,100 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Redwood City is $2,355.
In Redwood City, 90.3% of households have an active broadband internet connection.