|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Santee is 59,703. Santee, California is the 647th largest city in the US.
Santee is located entirely in San Diego County.
The peak population of Santee was in 2020, when its population was 60,057. In 2020, Santee was the 649th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 647th largest city in the US. Santee is currently 0.6% smaller than it was in 2020.
Santee has grown 12.5% since the 2000. Santee, California's growth is about average. 47% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
Santee has a population density of 3,290 people per square mile.
|641||Great Falls, Montana||60,403||5.7%|
|650||Monterey Park, California||59,667||-0.8%|
|652||White Plains, New York||59,526||11.6%|
|653||West Allis, Wisconsin||59,484||-2.6%|
The total voting age population of Santee, California, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 43,543. The voting age population is 47.1% male and 52.9% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 14.0% of the residents of Santee are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Santee are 80.4% White, 7.1% Two or more races, 5.8% Asian, 3.4% Other, 2.3% Black, 0.9% American Indian and 0.2% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander. Additionally, 17.9% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Santee, 7.3% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 8.9%. On a per-household basis, 4.8% of families are below the poverty line in Santee.
Among those aged 16 and older, 64.7% of Santee residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 93.9% of Santee residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 29.5% have a bachelor's degree and 8.8% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Santee residents aged 5 and older, 15.0% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 7.9% of residents speak Spanish at home, 1.9% speak an Indo-European language, and 3.5% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Santee is 5.3%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Santee, 15.5% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Santee is $87,098.
In Santee, 71.8% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 28.2% of housing units in Santee.
Of all the housing units in Santee, 1.5% of them were build before 1940.
In Santee, 13.2% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 2,600 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Santee is $1,744.
In Santee, 91.1% of households have an active broadband internet connection.