|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of San Rafael is 60,769. San Rafael, California is the 634th largest city in the US.
San Rafael is located entirely in Marin County.
The peak population of San Rafael was in 2020, when its population was 61,154. In 2020, San Rafael was the 625th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 634th largest city in the US. San Rafael is currently 0.6% smaller than it was in 2020.
San Rafael has grown 8.2% since the 2000. San Rafael, California's growth is below average. 62% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
San Rafael has a population density of 3,504.1 people per square mile.
|630||Vineland, New Jersey||61,156||9.5%|
|631||Chapel Hill, North Carolina||61,128||27.2%|
|634||San Rafael, California||60,769||8.2%|
|635||Pico Rivera, California||60,764||-4.3%|
|636||La Mesa, California||60,721||10.7%|
The total voting age population of San Rafael, California, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 36,500. The voting age population is 47.4% male and 52.6% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 19.3% of the residents of San Rafael are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of San Rafael are 66.8% White, 19.4% Other, 6.8% Asian, 4.8% Two or more races, 1.4% Black and 0.9% American Indian. Additionally, 31.0% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In San Rafael, 12.2% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 17.6%. On a per-household basis, 6.2% of families are below the poverty line in San Rafael.
Among those aged 16 and older, 65.5% of San Rafael residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 85.5% of San Rafael residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 52.2% have a bachelor's degree and 22.0% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among San Rafael residents aged 5 and older, 36.1% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 25.3% of residents speak Spanish at home, 5.5% speak an Indo-European language, and 4.0% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in San Rafael is 4.2%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In San Rafael, 8.7% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in San Rafael is $91,742.
In San Rafael, 50.0% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 50.0% of housing units in San Rafael.
Of all the housing units in San Rafael, 9.6% of them were build before 1940.
In San Rafael, 4.3% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 1,000 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in San Rafael is $1,937.
In San Rafael, 89.0% of households have an active broadband internet connection.