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Mission Viejo Population

Mission Viejo is a city in California, State of United States, located 49 mi southeast of Los Angeles, and 73 mi northwest of San Diego. Mission Viejo population in 2023 is estimated to be 93,325, covers city area of 18.03 sq mi (46.70 sq km), ranks eighty-first largest city in California State, three-hundred-fifty-sixth city in the United States. Mission Viejo is a city in the Saddleback Valley, bordered by Lake Forest on the northwest, Rancho Santa Margarita and Ladera Ranch on the east, Trabuco Canyon on the northeast, San Juan Capistrano on the south, and Laguna Niguel and Laguna Hills on the west. Mission Viejo population as per 2020 census is 93,653 compared to 2010 population of 93,305 with the increase number of 348 people and growth of 0.4 percent.

Below is the Mission Viejo population by year:
YearPopulationChange %
201093,237
201194,0380.86
201294,6710.67
201396,0691.48
201496,7160.67
201596,664-0.05
201696,299-0.38
201795,698-0.62
201895,202-0.52
201994,654-0.58
202093,653-1.06
2021 *92,436-1.3
2022 *93,1470.76
2023 *93,3250.19
Source : Annual Estimates of the Resident Population: April 1, 2010 to July 1, 2019, 2020 US Census & 2021 estimates updated

Mission Viejo city UN Urban Agglomeration Population Prospects - 1950 to 2035

YearMission Viejo Population
1950157,017
1955173,229
1960195,868
1965221,473
1970250,409
1975283,134
1980320,137
1985361,988
1990409,282
1995462,770
2000523,249
2005553,985
2010579,715
2011585,004
2015606,648
2020*632,281
2025*652,607
2035*711,237
Source: population.un.org/wpp/, 1950 to 2035 Mission Viejo city Population(UA)


Mission Viejo Population by Age

According to 2019 US population estimates, Total Mission Viejo population is 94,375, out of these 45,851 are male, 48,524 are female, The sex ratio of Mission Viejo is 95. The median age of the Mission Viejo population is 47.9, Mission Viejo population by age are, under 18 years is 17,458, 16 years and over is 79,209, 18 years and over is 76,917, 21 years and over is 74,091, 65 years and over is 25,986. 48.6% are male, 51.4% are female, Population of Mission Viejo by age percent-wise is, 18.5% are under 18 years old, 83.9% are 16 years and over, 81.5% are 18 years and over, 78.5% are 21 years and over, 23.0% are 65 years and over. There are total 35,818 housing units, The voting population of Mission Viejo are 70,399, out of these 33,580 are male voters, 36,819 are female voters, 47.7% are male, 52.3% are female. Mission Viejo population in 2022 is estimated to be 93,147, and in 2021 is estimated to be 92,436.

Age GroupPopulationPercent
0 -54,1364.4%
5 - 94,0304.3%
10 - 145,3345.7%
15 - 195,9026.3%
20 - 244,4494.7%
25 - 349,79910.4%
35 - 449,2899.8%
45 - 5413,82014.6%
55 - 597,7348.2%
60 - 648,1398.6%
65 - 7411,58812.3%
75 - 847,1007.5%
85 and over3,0553.2%
Source: 2019 US population by age estimates


Mission Viejo Population by Race

According to 2019 population of Mission Viejo by race are:

White Population

White population in Mission Viejo, California are 70,227, percentage wise 74.4 percent are whites.

Black Population

Black population in Mission Viejo, California are 1,879, percentage wise 2.0 percent are blacks. African American refers to black population in Mission Viejo, 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 Mission Viejo are 10,598, percentage wise 11.2 percent are asians, out of these 1,340 are Asian Indians, 2,287 are Chinese, 3,090 are Filipinos, 943 are Japanese, 637 are Korean, 1,458 are Vietnamese and 843 are other Asian nationals.

Hispanic Population

Hispanic population in Mission Viejo, California are 15,828. Percentage wise 16.8 percent are hispanics, out of these 10,739 are Mexican people, 52 are Puerto Ricans, 341 are Cubans, and 4,696 are other Hispanic or Latinos.

Population by Race94,375Percent
White70,22774.4%
Black or African American1,8792.0%
American Indian and Alaska Native1200.1%
Asian Population10,59811.2%
Asian Indian1,3401.4%
Chinese2,2872.4%
Filipino3,0903.3%
Japanese9431.0%
Other Asian Population843
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander950.1%
Hispanic or Latino15,82816.8%
Mexican10,73911.4%
Puerto Rican520.1%
Cuban3410.4%
Other Hispanic or Latino4,696
Source: US Census population estimates(2019)


Nativity by Place of Birth

According to 2019 estimates, Mission Viejo native population is 73,915, out of these 48,501 born in the California state and 23,039 born in other state in the United States. Foreign born or Population born outside the US are 20,460, out of these 13,413 are Naturalized US citizen, 1,435 are in Europe, 8,517 in Asia, 730 in Africa, 2,273 in Latin America and 458 in Northern America. Non-US Citizens, Total Foreigners living in Mission Viejo are 7,047, out of these 371 are from Europe, 3,673 are from Asia, 2,797 are from Latin America and 111 are from Northern America.

Nativity by Place of BirthPopulation
Native73,915
Born in state of residence48,501
Born in other state in the United States23,039
Northeast5,743
Midwest8,883
South4,082
West4,331
Born outside the United States2,375
Puerto Rico0
U.S. Island Areas0
Born abroad of American parent(s)2,375
Foreign born
Born outside of United States20,460
Naturalized U.S. citizen13,413
Europe1,435
Asia8,517
Africa730
Oceania0
Latin America2,273
Northern America458
Foreigner
Not a U.S. citizen7,047
Europe371
Asia3,673
Africa0
Oceania95
Latin America2,797
Northern America111
Source: US Census 2019 estimates


Mission Viejo Housing

According to 2019 census estimates, Total number of houses in Mission Viejo, California are 35,818, Occupied housing units are 34,017, Rental vacancy rate is 10. Percentage of occupancy is 95, 74.92% of houses are owner occupied and 20.05% of houses are renter occupied in Mission Viejo. There are 74.27 percent of one-unit detached, 11.12 percent of one-units attached, 3.62 percent of three or four unit homes. Average household size of owner occupied is 3 and average household size of renter occupied is 3. 23.09 percent are available with one vehicle, 39.19 percent are available with two vehicles, 29.47 percent are available with three or more vehicles and 3.22 percent are no vehicles available.

HousingUnits
Total housing units35,818
Occupied housing units34,017
Occupied housing units percent95
Rental vacancy rate10
Structure TypeUnits
1-unit, detached26,602
1-unit attached3,982
2 units0
3 or 4 units1,296
Mobile home0
Boat, RV, van, etc.0
Owner-occupied26,835
Renter-occupied7,182
Average household size of owner-occupied unit3
Average household size of renter-occupied unit3
Source: US Census 2019 housing estimates

Mission Viejo Housing Market

The median value of housing unit in Mission Viejo, California is $748,900, According to 2019 estimated US census of housing market, 0.26 percent of houses are less than $50,000, 0.58 percent are between $50,000 to $100,000, 0.59 percent are between $100,000 to $150,000, 0.15 percent are between $200,000 to $300,000, 6.04 percent are between $300,000 to $500,000, 59.42 percent are between $500,000 to one million, 7.88 percent are over one million and above. Total number of Mission Viejo rental homes or apartments are 7,182, occupied by Renter, The median value of Mission Viejo average rental rate is $2,293.

Housing unit valueUnits
Less than $50,00092
$50,000 to $99,999207
$100,000 to $149,999212
$150,000 to $199,9990
$200,000 to $299,99953
$300,000 to $499,9992,164
$500,000 to $999,99921,284
$1,000,000 or more2,823
Median (dollars)748,900
Source: US Census 2019 housing market estimates

Mission Viejo Housing Mortgage

According to 2019 estimates of mortgage, The median monthly owner costs with mortgage is $2,749, 0.42 percent of homes pays less than $500 per month, 0.85 percent pay between $500 to $999, 4.05 percent pay between $1,000 to $1,499, 7.79 percent pay between $1,500 to $1,999, 9.80 percent pay between $2,000 to $2,499, 9.17 percent pay between $2,500 to $2,999, 22.73 percent pay between $3,000 or more.

The median monthly owner costs without mortgage is $622, 0.78 percent of homes pay less than $250, 3.08 percent pays between $250 to $399, 5.46 percent pay between $400 to $599, 5.80 percent pays between $600 to $799, 2.24 percent pays between $800 to $999, and 2.91 percent pays between $1000 or more.

Monthly Owner costs with mortgageUnits
Less than $500152
$500 to $999306
$1,000 to $1,4991,449
$1,500 to $1,9992,792
$2,000 to $2,4993,510
$2,500 to $2,9993,285
$3,000 or more8,140
Median (dollars)2,749
Monthly Owner costs with out mortgageUnits
Less than $250281
$250 to $3991,103
$400 to $5991,954
$600 to $7992,078
$800 to $999803
$1,000 or more1,042
Median (dollars)622
Source: US Census 2019 housing mortgage estimates

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