|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of San Carlos is 30,034. San Carlos, California is the 1,307th largest city in the US.
San Carlos is located entirely in San Mateo County.
The peak population of San Carlos was in 2020, when its population was 30,801. In 2020, San Carlos was the 1,281st largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 1,307th largest city in the US. San Carlos is currently 2.5% smaller than it was in 2020.
San Carlos has grown 8.2% since the 2000. San Carlos, California's growth is about average. 58% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
San Carlos has a population density of 5,129.3 people per square mile.
|1352||East Palo Alto||28,847||-3.7%|
|1303||Highland Park, Illinois||30,177||-0.4%|
|1307||San Carlos, California||30,034||8.2%|
|1308||North Chicago, Illinois||30,029||-16.5%|
|1313||Rahway, New Jersey||29,911||12.7%|
The total voting age population of San Carlos, California, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 20,558. The voting age population is 47.6% male and 52.4% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 15.6% of the residents of San Carlos are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of San Carlos are 73.9% White, 16.4% Asian, 6.0% Two or more races, 2.6% Other, 0.8% Black, 0.2% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander and 0.1% American Indian. Additionally, 9.1% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In San Carlos, 3.0% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 0.9%. On a per-household basis, 1.4% of families are below the poverty line in San Carlos.
Among those aged 16 and older, 72.0% of San Carlos residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 97.3% of San Carlos residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 68.3% have a bachelor's degree and 34.3% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among San Carlos residents aged 5 and older, 22.2% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 4.9% of residents speak Spanish at home, 8.5% speak an Indo-European language, and 8.0% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in San Carlos is 3.4%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In San Carlos, 9.2% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in San Carlos is $182,083.
In San Carlos, 72.4% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 27.6% of housing units in San Carlos.
Of all the housing units in San Carlos, 8.7% of them were build before 1940.
In San Carlos, 5.3% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 620 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in San Carlos is $2,321.
In San Carlos, 93.7% of households have an active broadband internet connection.