|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Santa Rosa is 176,938. Santa Rosa, California is the 149th largest city in the US.
Santa Rosa is located entirely in Sonoma County.
The peak population of Santa Rosa was in 2020, when its population was 177,882. In 2020, Santa Rosa was the 145th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 149th largest city in the US. Santa Rosa is currently 0.5% smaller than it was in 2020.
Santa Rosa has grown 18.5% since the 2000. Santa Rosa, California's growth is about average. 44% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
Santa Rosa has a population density of 4,063.9 people per square mile.
|143||Fort Lauderdale, Florida||181,668||6.1%|
|145||Elk Grove, California||178,997||119.1%|
|148||Cary, North Carolina||176,987||81.6%|
|149||Santa Rosa, California||176,938||18.5%|
|150||Rancho Cucamonga, California||175,142||35.6%|
|154||Garden Grove, California||170,488||3.0%|
The total voting age population of Santa Rosa, California, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 120,462. The voting age population is 47.2% male and 52.8% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 16.7% of the residents of Santa Rosa are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Santa Rosa are 66.8% White, 17.1% Other, 6.0% Two or more races, 5.5% Asian, 2.6% Black, 1.3% American Indian and 0.6% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander. Additionally, 32.8% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Santa Rosa, 10.3% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 13.7%. On a per-household basis, 6.1% of families are below the poverty line in Santa Rosa.
Among those aged 16 and older, 66.4% of Santa Rosa residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 86.2% of Santa Rosa residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 32.6% have a bachelor's degree and 12.4% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Santa Rosa residents aged 5 and older, 32.2% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 24.8% of residents speak Spanish at home, 2.5% speak an Indo-European language, and 4.1% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Santa Rosa is 4.7%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Santa Rosa, 12.3% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Santa Rosa is $75,630.
In Santa Rosa, 54.0% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 46.0% of housing units in Santa Rosa.
Of all the housing units in Santa Rosa, 5.6% of them were build before 1940.
In Santa Rosa, 15.3% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 10,700 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Santa Rosa is $1,609.
In Santa Rosa, 89.1% of households have an active broadband internet connection.