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Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Santa Ana is 309,441. Santa Ana, California is the 62nd largest city in the US.
Santa Ana is located entirely in Orange County.
The peak population of Santa Ana was in 2000, when its population was 338,506. In 2000, Santa Ana was the 52nd largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 62nd largest city in the US. Santa Ana is currently 8.6% smaller than it was in 2000.
Santa Ana has shrunk 8.5% since the year 2000. Santa Ana, California's growth is extremely below average. 92% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
No, Santa Ana is the 13th largest city in the state of California. The biggest city, Los Angeles, is 12.4x bigger than Santa Ana.
Santa Ana has a population density of 11,900.6 people per square mile. Santa Ana has the 4th highest population density among large cities in the United States.
|60||Corpus Christi, Texas||317,773||14.6%|
|62||Santa Ana, California||309,441||-8.5%|
|66||Newark, New Jersey||307,220||12.6%|
|67||St. Paul, Minnesota||307,193||7.1%|
The total voting age population of Santa Ana, California, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 160,335. The voting age population is 50.3% male and 49.7% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 9.0% of the residents of Santa Ana are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Santa Ana are 44.1% Other, 40.2% White, 11.8% Asian, 2.1% Two or more races, 1.1% Black, 0.5% American Indian and 0.3% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander. Additionally, 76.8% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Santa Ana, 15.7% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 23.3%. On a per-household basis, 13.2% of families are below the poverty line in Santa Ana.
Among those aged 16 and older, 67.7% of Santa Ana residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 59.6% of Santa Ana residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 15.0% have a bachelor's degree and 4.2% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Santa Ana residents aged 5 and older, 80.3% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 68.8% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.7% speak an Indo-European language, and 10.5% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Santa Ana is 5.1%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Santa Ana, 7.3% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Santa Ana is $66,145.
In Santa Ana, 46.1% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 53.9% of housing units in Santa Ana.
Of all the housing units in Santa Ana, 7.8% of them were build before 1940.
In Santa Ana, 4.9% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 3,800 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Santa Ana is $1,563.
In Santa Ana, 83.3% of households have an active broadband internet connection.