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General Demographics

Size Demographics

Size Demographics
Santa Cruz Rank California US
Current population (2012) 62,041 137th 38,041,430 313,914,040
Size in square miles 12.7 221st 155,779.2 3,531,905.4
Population density (people per sqmi) 4,705.3 209th 239.1 87.4

People Demographics

Age Demographics
Santa Cruz Rank California US
Residents younger than 5 3.9% 597th 6.7% 6.4%
Residents younger than 18 13.7% 624th 24.3% 23.5%
Residents 65 or older 8.8% 461st 12.1% 13.7%
Education Demographics
Santa Cruz Rank California US
Residents with high school diploma (older than 25) 91.8% 182nd 80.8% 85.4%
Residents with college degree (older than 25) 52.2% 92nd 30.2% 28.2%
Race Demographics
Santa Cruz Rank California US
Race - White 74.5% 208th 73.7% 77.9%
Race - Black or African American 1.8% 355th 6.6% 13.1%
Race - American Indian or Alaska Native 0.7% 389th 1.7% 1.2%
Race - Asian 7.7% 257th 13.9% 5.1%
Race - Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0.2% 407th 0.5% 0.2%
Race - Two or More 5.7% 130th 3.6% 2.4%
Race - Hispanic or Latino 19.4% 428th 38.2% 16.9%
Race - White, not Hispanic or Latino 66.7% 177th 39.4% 63.0%
Misc People Demographics
Santa Cruz Rank California US
Female residents 49.9% 473rd 50.3% 50.8%
Foreign born residents 12.3% 505th 27.2% 12.8%

Housing Demographics

Housing Demographics
Santa Cruz Rank California US
Housing units 23,316 134th 13,720,462 132,312,404
Units inside multi-unit buildings 32.1% 139th 30.8% 25.9%
Households 21,626 134th 12,433,172 114,761,359
Home ownership rate 45.4% 564th 56.7% 66.1%
Home median value $695,400 92nd $421,600 $186,200
People per household 2.5 540th 2.9 2.6

Income Demographics

Income Demographics
Santa Cruz Rank California US
Income per capita $31,898 238th $29,634 $27,915
Income per household $63,110 306th $61,632 $52,762
Income below poverty line 20.2% 129th 14.4% 14.3%

Business Demographics

Business Demographics
Santa Cruz Rank California US
Total businesses (including small businesses) 7,116 103rd 3,425,510 27,092,908
Retail sales $830,524 140th $455,032,270 $3,3917,663,456
Retail sales per capita $15,118 151st $12,561 $12,990
Retail accommodation and food service sales $193,044 77th $80,852,787 $613,795,732

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