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Buena Park Population

Buena Park is a city in California, State of United States, located 12 miles northwest of downtown Santa Ana, borders Fullerton on the east, Anaheim on the southeast, Cypress on the southwest, Cerritos, La Mirada on the north and La Palma on the west. Buena Park population in 2023 is estimated to be 83,555, covers city area of 10.6 square miles (27 sq km), ranks one-hundred-first largest city in California State, four-hundred-seventeenth city in the United States. Buena means Good in Spanish, Buena Park is a city in northwestern Orange County, and is within the Los Angeles metropolitan area. Buena Park population as per 2020 census is 84,034 compared to 2010 population of 80,530 with the increase number of 3,504 people and growth of 4.4 percent.

Below is the Buena Park population by year:
YearPopulationChange %
201080,796
201181,5620.95
201282,0770.63
201382,7660.84
201482,694-0.09
201582,8630.20
201683,1130.30
201782,742-0.45
201882,421-0.39
2019-100.00
202084,034inf
2021 *83,000-1.23
2022 *83,3620.43
2023 *83,5550.23
Source : Annual Estimates of the Resident Population: April 1, 2010 to July 1, 2019, 2020 US Census & 2021 estimates updated


Buena Park Population by Age

According to 2019 US population estimates, Total Buena Park population is 81,783, out of these 39,532 are male, 42,251 are female, The sex ratio of Buena Park is 94. The median age of the Buena Park population is 41.1, Buena Park population by age are, under 18 years is 14,256, 16 years and over is 68,593, 18 years and over is 67,527, 21 years and over is 64,740, 65 years and over is 17,713. 48.3% are male, 51.7% are female, Population of Buena Park by age percent-wise is, 17.4% are under 18 years old, 83.9% are 16 years and over, 82.6% are 18 years and over, 79.2% are 21 years and over, 17.7% are 65 years and over. There are total 26,509 housing units, The voting population of Buena Park are 55,811, out of these 27,587 are male voters, 28,224 are female voters, 49.4% are male, 50.6% are female. Buena Park population in 2022 is estimated to be 83,362, and in 2021 is estimated to be 83,000.

Age GroupPopulationPercent
0 -54,7765.8%
5 - 92,7143.3%
10 - 144,9446.0%
15 - 193,3444.1%
20 - 245,3346.5%
25 - 3412,85115.7%
35 - 4411,84114.5%
45 - 549,65511.8%
55 - 595,4846.7%
60 - 646,3927.8%
65 - 748,29810.1%
75 - 843,8084.7%
85 and over2,3422.9%
Source: 2019 US population by age estimates


Buena Park Population by Race

According to 2019 population of Buena Park by race are:

White Population

White population in Buena Park, California are 44,145, percentage wise 54.0 percent are whites.

Black Population

Black population in Buena Park, California are 865, percentage wise 1.1 percent are blacks. African American refers to black population in Buena Park, They are Black racial groups of Africa, includes Sub-Saharan African people, Kenyan, Nigerian, Caribbean such as Haitian and Jamaican.

Asian Population

Asian population in Buena Park are 27,646, percentage wise 33.8 percent are asians, out of these 4,026 are Asian Indians, 2,991 are Chinese, 8,813 are Filipinos, 699 are Japanese, 9,131 are Korean, 1,176 are Vietnamese and 810 are other Asian nationals.

Hispanic Population

Hispanic population in Buena Park, California are 29,775. Percentage wise 36.4 percent are hispanics, out of these 26,365 are Mexican people, 268 are Puerto Ricans, and 3,142 are other Hispanic or Latinos.

Population by Race81,783Percent
White44,14554.0%
Black or African American8651.1%
American Indian and Alaska Native480.1%
Asian Population27,64633.8%
Asian Indian4,0264.9%
Chinese2,9913.7%
Filipino8,81310.8%
Japanese6990.9%
Other Asian Population810
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander650.1%
Hispanic or Latino29,77536.4%
Mexican26,36532.2%
Puerto Rican2680.3%
Other Hispanic or Latino3,142
Source: US Census population estimates(2019)


Nativity by Place of Birth

According to 2019 estimates, Buena Park native population is 47,681, out of these 40,979 born in the California state and 5,968 born in other state in the United States. Foreign born or Population born outside the US are 34,102, out of these 21,791 are Naturalized US citizen, 459 are in Europe, 15,533 in Asia, 108 in Africa, 5,603 in Latin America and 88 in Northern America. Non-US Citizens, Total Foreigners living in Buena Park are 12,311, out of these 133 are from Europe, 5,587 are from Asia, 325 from Africa, 6,266 are from Latin America.

Nativity by Place of BirthPopulation
Native47,681
Born in state of residence40,979
Born in other state in the United States5,968
Northeast1,449
Midwest2,189
South1,399
West931
Born outside the United States734
Puerto Rico217
U.S. Island Areas0
Born abroad of American parent(s)517
Foreign born
Born outside of United States34,102
Naturalized U.S. citizen21,791
Europe459
Asia15,533
Africa108
Oceania0
Latin America5,603
Northern America88
Foreigner
Not a U.S. citizen12,311
Europe133
Asia5,587
Africa325
Oceania0
Latin America6,266
Northern America0
Source: US Census 2019 estimates


Buena Park Housing

According to 2019 census estimates, Total number of houses in Buena Park, California are 26,509, Occupied housing units are 25,362. Percentage of occupancy is 96, 58.90% of houses are owner occupied and 36.77% of houses are renter occupied in Buena Park. There are 61.35 percent of one-unit detached, 6.14 percent of one-units attached, 0.74 percent of two-unit houses, 6.24 percent of three or four unit homes. 3.48 percent are residing in mobile homes. Average household size of owner occupied is 3 and average household size of renter occupied is 3. 19.85 percent are available with one vehicle, 36.99 percent are available with two vehicles, 37.02 percent are available with three or more vehicles and 1.82 percent are no vehicles available.

HousingUnits
Total housing units26,509
Occupied housing units25,362
Occupied housing units percent96
Rental vacancy rate0
Structure TypeUnits
1-unit, detached16,264
1-unit attached1,628
2 units197
3 or 4 units1,653
Mobile home923
Boat, RV, van, etc.0
Owner-occupied15,614
Renter-occupied9,748
Average household size of owner-occupied unit3
Average household size of renter-occupied unit3
Source: US Census 2019 housing estimates

Buena Park Housing Market

The median value of housing unit in Buena Park, California is $616,400, Total number of Buena Park rental homes or apartments are 9,748, occupied by Renter, The median value of Buena Park average rental rate is $1,676.

Housing unit valueUnits
Less than $50,000
$50,000 to $99,999
$100,000 to $149,999
$150,000 to $199,999
$200,000 to $299,999
$300,000 to $499,999
$500,000 to $999,999
$1,000,000 or more
Median (dollars)616,400
Source: US Census 2019 housing market estimates

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