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Salinas Population

Salinas is a city in California State of United States, located at the mouth of the Salinas Valley, roughly eight miles from the Pacific Ocean. Salinas population in 2021 is estimated to be 164,793, covers city area of 23.45 sq mi (60.74 sq km), ranks thirty-sixth largest city in California State, one-hundred-sixtieth city in the United States. Salinas is in Monterey County and located in the Monterey Bay Area, south of the San Francisco Bay Area and 10 miles southeast of the mouth of the Salinas River.

Below is the Salinas population by year:
YearPopulationChange %
2010150,904
2011152,4541.03
2012153,9010.95
2013155,0970.78
2014155,9130.53
2015156,5120.38
2016157,1440.40
2017156,824-0.20
2018156,259-0.36
2019155,465-0.51
2020163,5425.20
2021 *164,7930.80
Source : Annual Estimates of the Resident Population: April 1, 2010 to July 1, 2019 & 2020 US Census updated


Salinas Population by Age

According to 2019 US population estimates, Total Salinas population is 155,473, out of these 79,606 are male, 75,867 are female, The sex ratio of Salinas is 105. The median age of the Salinas population is 30.3, Salinas population by age are, under 18 years is 49,880, 16 years and over is 111,095, 18 years and over is 105,593, 21 years and over is 98,903, 65 years and over is 15,374. 51.2% are male, 48.8% are female, Population of Salinas by age percent-wise is, 32.1% are under 18 years old, 71.5% are 16 years and over, 67.9% are 18 years and over, 63.6% are 21 years and over, 8.1% are 65 years and over. There are total 41,388 housing units, The voting population of Salinas are 64,065, out of these 32,339 are male voters, 31,726 are female voters, 50.5% are male, 49.5% are female.

Age GroupPopulationPercent
0 -513,5808.7%
5 - 913,2738.5%
10 - 1414,9849.6%
15 - 1912,4418.0%
20 - 2410,7336.9%
25 - 3424,80716.0%
35 - 4422,57714.5%
45 - 5418,95612.2%
55 - 596,4474.1%
60 - 645,0403.2%
65 - 747,4124.8%
75 - 843,5152.3%
85 and over1,7081.1%
Source: 2019 US population by age estimates


Salinas Population by Race

According to 2019 population of Salinas by race are:

White Population

White population in Salinas, California are 44,033, percentage wise 28.3 percent are whites.

Black Population

Black population in Salinas, California are 2,756, percentage wise 1.8 percent are blacks. African American refers to black population in Salinas, 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 Salinas are 8,284, percentage wise 5.3 percent are asians, out of these 891 are Asian Indians, 427 are Chinese, 5,458 are Filipinos, 690 are Japanese, 178 are Korean, 87 are Vietnamese and 553 are other Asian nationals.

Hispanic Population

Hispanic population in Salinas, California are 127,756. Percentage wise 82.2 percent are hispanics, out of these 118,907 are Mexican people, 746 are Puerto Ricans, 140 are Cubans, and 7,963 are other Hispanic or Latinos.

Population by Race155,473Percent
White44,03328.3%
Black or African American2,7561.8%
American Indian and Alaska Native4610.3%
Cherokee tribal grouping%
Chippewa tribal grouping%
Navajo tribal grouping%
Sioux tribal grouping%
Asian Population8,2845.3%
Asian Indian8910.6%
Chinese4270.3%
Filipino5,4583.5%
Japanese6900.4%
Korean1780.1%
Vietnamese870.1%
Other Asian Population553
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander640.0%
Native Hawaiian%
Guamanian or Chamorro%
Hispanic or Latino127,75682.2%
Mexican118,90776.5%
Puerto Rican7460.5%
Cuban1400.1%
Other Hispanic or Latino7,963
Source: US Census population estimates(2019)


Nativity by Place of Birth

According to 2019 estimates, Salinas native population is 100,453, out of these 90,235 born in the California state and 7,907 born in other state in the United States. Foreign born or Population born outside the US are 55,020, out of these 11,524 are Naturalized US citizen, 656 are in Europe, 2,399 in Asia, 93 in Africa, 8,376 in Latin America and 0 in Northern America. Non-US Citizens, Total Foreigners living in Salinas are 43,496, out of these 334 are from Europe, 1,871 are from Asia, 52 from Africa, 41,076 are from Latin America and 163 are from Northern America.

Nativity by Place of BirthPopulation
Native100,453
Born in state of residence90,235
Born in other state in the United States7,907
Northeast854
Midwest0
South2,483
West2,582
Born outside the United States2,311
Puerto Rico259
U.S. Island Areas37
Born abroad of American parent(s)2,015
Foreign born
Born outside of United States55,020
Naturalized U.S. citizen11,524
Europe656
Asia2,399
Africa93
Oceania0
Latin America8,376
Northern America0
Foreigner
Not a U.S. citizen43,496
Europe334
Asia1,871
Africa52
Oceania0
Latin America41,076
Northern America163
Source: US Census 2019 estimates


Salinas Housing

According to 2019 census estimates, Total number of houses in Salinas, California are 41,388, Occupied housing units are 39,862, Rental vacancy rate is 3. Percentage of occupancy is 96, 43.55% of houses are owner occupied and 52.76% of houses are renter occupied in Salinas. There are 56.65 percent of one-unit detached, 4.63 percent of one-units attached, 1.04 percent of two-unit houses, 5.38 percent of three or four unit homes. 4.02 percent are residing in mobile homes. Average household size of owner occupied is 4 and average household size of renter occupied is 4. 24.51 percent are available with one vehicle, 37.43 percent are available with two vehicles, 29.51 percent are available with three or more vehicles and 4.86 percent are no vehicles available.

HousingUnits
Total housing units41,388
Occupied housing units39,862
Occupied housing units percent96
Rental vacancy rate3
Structure TypeUnits
1-unit, detached23,445
1-unit attached1,915
2 units432
3 or 4 units2,226
Mobile home1,665
Boat, RV, van, etc.0
Owner-occupied18,025
Renter-occupied21,837
Average household size of owner-occupied unit4
Average household size of renter-occupied unit4
Source: US Census 2019 housing estimates

Salinas Housing Market

The median value of housing unit in Salinas, California is $478,800, According to 2019 estimated US census of housing market, 1.29 percent of houses are less than $50,000, 0.69 percent are between $50,000 to $100,000, 0.80 percent are between $100,000 to $150,000, 0.73 percent are between $150,000 to $200,000, 2.88 percent are between $200,000 to $300,000, 17.93 percent are between $300,000 to $500,000, 19.16 percent are between $500,000 to one million, 0.07 percent are over one million and above.

Housing unit valueUnits
Less than $50,000532
$50,000 to $99,999284
$100,000 to $149,999333
$150,000 to $199,999302
$200,000 to $299,9991,191
$300,000 to $499,9997,422
$500,000 to $999,9997,932
$1,000,000 or more29
Median (dollars)478,800
Source: US Census 2019 housing market estimates

Salinas Housing Mortgage

According to 2019 estimates of mortgage, The median monthly owner costs with mortgage is $2,239, 0.51 percent of homes pays less than $500 per month, 1.07 percent pay between $500 to $999, 4.49 percent pay between $1,000 to $1,499, 6.40 percent pay between $1,500 to $1,999, 7.16 percent pay between $2,000 to $2,499, 5.49 percent pay between $2,500 to $2,999, 6.65 percent pay between $3,000 or more.

The median monthly owner costs with out mortgage is $568, 0.73 percent of homes pay less than $250, 2.56 percent pays between $250 to $399, 2.81 percent pay between $400 to $599, 2.54 percent pays between $600 to $799, 1.03 percent pays between $800 to $999, and 2.12 percent pays between $1000 or more.

Monthly Owner costs with mortgageUnits
Less than $500211
$500 to $999444
$1,000 to $1,4991,857
$1,500 to $1,9992,648
$2,000 to $2,4992,963
$2,500 to $2,9992,272
$3,000 or more2,753
Median (dollars)2,239
Monthly Owner costs with out mortgageUnits
Less than $250304
$250 to $3991,060
$400 to $5991,161
$600 to $7991,051
$800 to $999428
$1,000 or more879
Median (dollars)568
Source: US Census 2019 housing mortgage estimates

Salinas Rental

Total number of Salinas rental homes or apartments are 21,837, occupied by Renter, The median value of Salinas average rental rate is $1,578.

        
RentalUnits
Less than $500
$500 to $999
$1,000 to $1,499
$1,500 to $1,999
$2,000 to $2,499
$2,500 to $2,999
$3,000 or more
Median (dollars)1,578
Source: US Census 2019 housing rental estimates

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