|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Seaside is 32,085. Seaside, California is the 1,228th largest city in the US.
Seaside is located entirely in Monterey County.
The peak population of Seaside was in 1990, when its population was 38,921. In 1990, Seaside was the 702nd largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 1,228th largest city in the US. Seaside is currently 17.6% smaller than it was in 1990.
Seaside has shrunk 3.0% since the year 2000. Seaside, California's growth is extremely below average. 85% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
Seaside has a population density of 3,575.3 people per square mile.
|1210||Desert Hot Springs||32,716||98.8%|
|1246||El Paso de Robles (Paso Robles)||31,759||28.7%|
|1224||Bluffton, South Carolina||32,191||1300.8%|
|1229||Elk Grove Village, Illinois||32,066||-7.7%|
|1230||Michigan City, Indiana||32,033||-2.5%|
|1232||North Olmsted, Ohio||31,991||-6.1%|
|1234||Rome, New York||31,974||-8.3%|
The total voting age population of Seaside, California, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 20,410. The voting age population is 48.6% male and 51.4% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 11.0% of the residents of Seaside are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Seaside are 61.9% White, 11.2% Other, 9.9% Asian, 7.3% Black, 6.6% Two or more races, 2.7% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander and 0.4% American Indian. Additionally, 43.0% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Seaside, 13.4% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 18.9%. On a per-household basis, 9.4% of families are below the poverty line in Seaside.
Among those aged 16 and older, 65.5% of Seaside residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 80.7% of Seaside residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 23.3% have a bachelor's degree and 8.0% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Seaside residents aged 5 and older, 48.2% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 35.9% of residents speak Spanish at home, 3.4% speak an Indo-European language, and 8.4% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Seaside is 6.1%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Seaside, 15.0% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Seaside is $63,575.
In Seaside, 40.3% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 59.7% of housing units in Seaside.
Of all the housing units in Seaside, 3.2% of them were build before 1940.
In Seaside, 11.2% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 1,300 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Seaside is $1,781.
In Seaside, 86.4% of households have an active broadband internet connection.