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Santa Barbara Population

Santa Barbara is a city in California, State of United States, Santa Barbara population in 2023 is estimated to be 88,904, covers city area of 42 square miles (108.8 sq km), ranks ninety-first largest city in California State, three-hundred-eighty-eighth city in the United States. Santa Barbara is a coastal city in Santa Barbara County, Located about 90 miles west-northwest of Los Angeles, along the Pacific coast. Santa Barbara population as per 2020 census is 88,665 compared to 2010 population of 88,410 with the increase number of 255 people and growth of 0.3 percent.

Below is the Santa Barbara population by year:
YearPopulationChange %
201088,470
201188,6120.16
201289,3120.79
201390,1270.91
201490,8800.84
201591,3340.50
201691,5790.27
201791,574-0.01
201891,350-0.24
201989,656-1.85
202088,665-1.11
2021 *88,257-0.46
2022 *88,7360.54
2023 *88,9040.19
Source : Annual Estimates of the Resident Population: April 1, 2010 to July 1, 2019, 2020 US Census & 2021 estimates updated


Santa Barbara Population by Age

According to 2019 US population estimates, Total Santa Barbara population is 91,357, out of these 45,261 are male, 46,096 are female, The sex ratio of Santa Barbara is 98. The median age of the Santa Barbara population is 37.6, Santa Barbara population by age are, under 18 years is 16,181, 16 years and over is 77,360, 18 years and over is 75,176, 21 years and over is 71,270, 65 years and over is 19,857. 49.5% are male, 50.5% are female, Population of Santa Barbara by age percent-wise is, 17.7% are under 18 years old, 84.7% are 16 years and over, 82.3% are 18 years and over, 78.0% are 21 years and over, 18.9% are 65 years and over. There are total 41,215 housing units, The voting population of Santa Barbara are 62,454, out of these 30,246 are male voters, 32,208 are female voters, 48.4% are male, 51.6% are female. Santa Barbara population in 2022 is estimated to be 88,736, and in 2021 is estimated to be 88,257.

Age GroupPopulationPercent
0 -54,0274.4%
5 - 93,5353.9%
10 - 146,0016.6%
15 - 195,0205.5%
20 - 249,0469.9%
25 - 3413,54014.8%
35 - 4412,14213.3%
45 - 5410,72311.7%
55 - 595,5366.1%
60 - 644,5305.0%
65 - 749,83810.8%
75 - 844,3194.7%
85 and over3,1003.4%
Source: 2019 US population by age estimates


Santa Barbara Population by Race

According to 2019 population of Santa Barbara by race are:

White Population

White population in Santa Barbara, California are 71,742, percentage wise 78.5 percent are whites.

Black Population

Black population in Santa Barbara, California are 915, percentage wise 1.0 percent are blacks. African American refers to black population in Santa Barbara, 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 Santa Barbara are 3,412, percentage wise 3.7 percent are asians, out of these 854 are Asian Indians, 1,128 are Chinese, 572 are Filipinos, 313 are Japanese, 148 are Korean, 223 are Vietnamese and 174 are other Asian nationals.

Hispanic Population

Hispanic population in Santa Barbara, California are 34,452. Percentage wise 37.7 percent are hispanics, out of these 30,247 are Mexican people, 309 are Puerto Ricans, 247 are Cubans, and 3,649 are other Hispanic or Latinos.

Population by Race91,357Percent
White71,74278.5%
Black or African American9151.0%
American Indian and Alaska Native5320.6%
Asian Population3,4123.7%
Asian Indian8540.9%
Chinese1,1281.2%
Filipino5720.6%
Japanese3130.3%
Other Asian Population174
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander400.0%
Hispanic or Latino34,45237.7%
Mexican30,24733.1%
Puerto Rican3090.3%
Cuban2470.3%
Other Hispanic or Latino3,649
Source: US Census population estimates(2019)


Nativity by Place of Birth

According to 2019 estimates, Santa Barbara native population is 71,332, out of these 47,850 born in the California state and 22,514 born in other state in the United States. Foreign born or Population born outside the US are 20,025, out of these 6,470 are Naturalized US citizen, 1,530 are in Europe, 1,025 in Asia, 220 in Africa, 3,541 in Latin America and 154 in Northern America. Non-US Citizens, Total Foreigners living in Santa Barbara are 13,555, out of these 854 are from Europe, 1,949 are from Asia, 10,596 are from Latin America and 108 are from Northern America.

Nativity by Place of BirthPopulation
Native71,332
Born in state of residence47,850
Born in other state in the United States22,514
Northeast5,708
Midwest7,708
South4,639
West4,459
Born outside the United States968
Puerto Rico48
U.S. Island Areas0
Born abroad of American parent(s)920
Foreign born
Born outside of United States20,025
Naturalized U.S. citizen6,470
Europe1,530
Asia1,025
Africa220
Oceania0
Latin America3,541
Northern America154
Foreigner
Not a U.S. citizen13,555
Europe854
Asia1,949
Africa0
Oceania48
Latin America10,596
Northern America108
Source: US Census 2019 estimates


Santa Barbara Housing

According to 2019 census estimates, Total number of houses in Santa Barbara, California are 41,215, Occupied housing units are 38,674, Rental vacancy rate is 2. Percentage of occupancy is 94, 35.35% of houses are owner occupied and 58.48% of houses are renter occupied in Santa Barbara. There are 45.57 percent of one-unit detached, 7.90 percent of one-units attached, 6.42 percent of two-unit houses, 5.88 percent of three or four unit homes. 1.41 percent are residing in mobile homes. Average household size of owner occupied is 2 and average household size of renter occupied is 2. 36.22 percent are available with one vehicle, 34.12 percent are available with two vehicles, 12.79 percent are available with three or more vehicles and 10.70 percent are no vehicles available. Total number of Santa Barbara rental homes or apartments are 24,103, occupied by Renter, The median value of Santa Barbara average rental rate is $1,800.

HousingUnits
Total housing units41,215
Occupied housing units38,674
Occupied housing units percent94
Rental vacancy rate2
Structure TypeUnits
1-unit, detached18,782
1-unit attached3,255
2 units2,648
3 or 4 units2,423
Mobile home582
Boat, RV, van, etc.0
Owner-occupied14,571
Renter-occupied24,103
Average household size of owner-occupied unit2
Average household size of renter-occupied unit2
Source: US Census 2019 housing estimates

Santa Barbara Housing Market

The median value of housing unit in Santa Barbara, California is $1,163,900, According to 2019 estimated US census of housing market, 0.94 percent of houses are less than $50,000, 0.43 percent are between $50,000 to $100,000, 0.14 percent are between $100,000 to $150,000, 0.12 percent are between $150,000 to $200,000, 0.28 percent are between $200,000 to $300,000, 1.11 percent are between $300,000 to $500,000, 10.61 percent are between $500,000 to one million, 21.71 percent are over one million and above.

Housing unit valueUnits
Less than $50,000388
$50,000 to $99,999178
$100,000 to $149,99957
$150,000 to $199,99951
$200,000 to $299,999116
$300,000 to $499,999458
$500,000 to $999,9994,374
$1,000,000 or more8,949
Median (dollars)1,163,900
Source: US Census 2019 housing market estimates

Santa Barbara Housing Mortgage

According to 2019 estimates of mortgage, The median monthly owner costs with mortgage is $3,394, 0.22 percent of homes pays less than $500 per month, 0.28 percent pay between $500 to $999, 0.87 percent pay between $1,000 to $1,499, 0.68 percent pay between $1,500 to $1,999, 3.65 percent pay between $2,000 to $2,499, 2.62 percent pay between $2,500 to $2,999, 12.19 percent pay between $3,000 or more.

The median monthly owner costs without mortgage is $751, 0.38 percent of homes pay less than $250, 1.82 percent pays between $250 to $399, 3.00 percent pay between $400 to $599, 2.88 percent pays between $600 to $799, 2.75 percent pays between $800 to $999, and 4.12 percent pays between $1000 or more.

Monthly Owner costs with mortgageUnits
Less than $50092
$500 to $999114
$1,000 to $1,499357
$1,500 to $1,999279
$2,000 to $2,4991,503
$2,500 to $2,9991,078
$3,000 or more5,023
Median (dollars)3,394
Monthly Owner costs with out mortgageUnits
Less than $250157
$250 to $399751
$400 to $5991,237
$600 to $7991,187
$800 to $9991,132
$1,000 or more1,700
Median (dollars)751
Source: US Census 2019 housing mortgage estimates

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