|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of San Diego is 1,381,611. San Diego, California is the 8th largest city in the US.
San Diego is located entirely in San Diego County.
The peak population of San Diego was in 2020, when its population was 1,385,394. San Diego is currently 0.3% smaller than it was in 2020.
San Diego has grown 12.6% since the 2000. San Diego, California's growth is about average. 59% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
No, San Diego is the second largest city in the state of California based on population. The biggest city, Los Angeles, is 2.8x bigger than San Diego.
San Diego has a population density of 4,020.4 people per square mile.
|2||Los Angeles, California||3,849,297||3.9%|
|7||San Antonio, Texas||1,451,853||24.7%|
|8||San Diego, California||1,381,611||12.6%|
|10||San Jose, California||983,489||8.8%|
|13||Fort Worth, Texas||935,508||71.3%|
The total voting age population of San Diego, California, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 971,501. The voting age population is 50.6% male and 49.4% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 12.6% of the residents of San Diego are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of San Diego are 65.1% White, 16.7% Asian, 6.4% Black, 5.6% Other, 5.3% Two or more races, 0.5% American Indian and 0.4% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander. Additionally, 30.3% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In San Diego, 12.8% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 15.7%. On a per-household basis, 8.3% of families are below the poverty line in San Diego.
Among those aged 16 and older, 67.7% of San Diego residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 88.1% of San Diego residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 45.9% have a bachelor's degree and 18.9% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among San Diego residents aged 5 and older, 40.5% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 22.9% of residents speak Spanish at home, 4.6% speak an Indo-European language, and 11.6% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in San Diego is 5.8%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In San Diego, 13.9% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in San Diego is $79,673.
In San Diego, 46.8% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 53.2% of housing units in San Diego.
Of all the housing units in San Diego, 6.7% of them were build before 1940.
In San Diego, 14.2% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 77,500 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in San Diego is $1,695.
In San Diego, 90.6% of households have an active broadband internet connection.