|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Santa Clara is 127,151. Santa Clara, California is the 217th largest city in the US.
Santa Clara is located entirely in Santa Clara County.
The peak population of Santa Clara was in 2020, when its population was 127,426. In 2020, Santa Clara was the 215th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 217th largest city in the US. Santa Clara is currently 0.2% smaller than it was in 2020.
Santa Clara has grown 24.1% since the 2000. Santa Clara, California's growth is about average. 44% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
Santa Clara has a population density of 6,327.4 people per square mile.
|211||Sterling Heights, Michigan||133,269||6.8%|
|213||Coral Springs, Florida||132,822||10.9%|
|216||Athens-Clarke County, Georgia||127,358||26.4%|
|217||Santa Clara, California||127,151||24.1%|
|219||Fargo, North Dakota||126,748||39.3%|
|221||Simi Valley, California||125,975||12.5%|
The total voting age population of Santa Clara, California, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 73,025. The voting age population is 51.5% male and 48.5% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 11.4% of the residents of Santa Clara are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Santa Clara are 43.2% Asian, 39.9% White, 7.4% Other, 5.2% Two or more races, 3.0% Black, 0.9% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander and 0.3% American Indian. Additionally, 17.3% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Santa Clara, 6.7% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 6.8%. On a per-household basis, 3.2% of families are below the poverty line in Santa Clara.
Among those aged 16 and older, 69.2% of Santa Clara residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 92.8% of Santa Clara residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 59.9% have a bachelor's degree and 28.8% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Santa Clara residents aged 5 and older, 54.0% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 11.0% of residents speak Spanish at home, 14.8% speak an Indo-European language, and 26.4% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Santa Clara is 3.7%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Santa Clara, 8.3% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Santa Clara is $126,006.
In Santa Clara, 42.9% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 57.1% of housing units in Santa Clara.
Of all the housing units in Santa Clara, 3.3% of them were build before 1940.
In Santa Clara, 16.1% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 7,600 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Santa Clara is $2,396.
In Santa Clara, 92.7% of households have an active broadband internet connection.