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Sunnyvale Population

Sunnyvale is a city in California State of United States, located in the Santa Clara Valley in northwest Santa Clara County. Sunnyvale population in 2021 is estimated to be 157,635, covers city area of 22.78 sq mi (58.99 sq km), ranks thirty-ninth largest city in California State, one-hundred-sixty-ninth city in the United States. Sunnyvale is bordered by portions of San Jose to the north, Mountain View to the northwest, Los Altos to the southwest, Cupertino to the south, and Santa Clara to the east.

Below is the Sunnyvale population by year:
YearPopulationChange %
2010140,465
2011143,8122.38
2012146,4741.85
2013148,1211.12
2014149,8561.17
2015151,7151.24
2016153,6331.26
2017153,254-0.25
2018153,185-0.05
2019152,703-0.31
2020155,8052.03
2021 *157,6351.20
Source : Annual Estimates of the Resident Population: April 1, 2010 to July 1, 2019 & 2020 US Census updated


Sunnyvale Population by Age

According to 2019 US population estimates, Total Sunnyvale population is 152,710, out of these 76,768 are male, 75,942 are female, The sex ratio of Sunnyvale is 101. The median age of the Sunnyvale population is 35.6, Sunnyvale population by age are, under 18 years is 32,779, 16 years and over is 122,833, 18 years and over is 119,931, 21 years and over is 116,840, 65 years and over is 20,522. 50.3% are male, 49.7% are female, Population of Sunnyvale by age percent-wise is, 21.5% are under 18 years old, 80.4% are 16 years and over, 78.5% are 18 years and over, 76.5% are 21 years and over, 10.4% are 65 years and over. There are total 59,151 housing units, The voting population of Sunnyvale are 76,452, out of these 37,232 are male voters, 39,220 are female voters, 48.7% are male, 51.3% are female.

Age GroupPopulationPercent
0 -511,7667.7%
5 - 910,3816.8%
10 - 146,7274.4%
15 - 195,5413.6%
20 - 247,9785.2%
25 - 3432,23521.1%
35 - 4426,81717.6%
45 - 5418,63512.2%
55 - 598,9115.8%
60 - 647,8615.1%
65 - 749,3536.1%
75 - 844,2772.8%
85 and over2,2281.5%
Source: 2019 US population by age estimates


Sunnyvale Population by Race

According to 2019 population of Sunnyvale by race are:

White Population

White population in Sunnyvale, California are 60,749, percentage wise 39.8 percent are whites.

Black Population

Black population in Sunnyvale, California are 1,690, percentage wise 1.1 percent are blacks. African American refers to black population in Sunnyvale, 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 Sunnyvale are 68,032, percentage wise 44.5 percent are asians, out of these 22,391 are Asian Indians, 25,964 are Chinese, 7,292 are Filipinos, 2,300 are Japanese, 3,446 are Korean, 2,163 are Vietnamese and 4,476 are other Asian nationals.

Hispanic Population

Hispanic population in Sunnyvale, California are 27,960. Percentage wise 18.3 percent are hispanics, out of these 19,908 are Mexican people, 364 are Puerto Ricans, 281 are Cubans, and 7,407 are other Hispanic or Latinos.

Population by Race152,710Percent
White60,74939.8%
Black or African American1,6901.1%
American Indian and Alaska Native6140.4%
Cherokee tribal grouping%
Chippewa tribal grouping%
Navajo tribal grouping%
Sioux tribal grouping%
Asian Population68,03244.5%
Asian Indian22,39114.7%
Chinese25,96417.0%
Filipino7,2924.8%
Japanese2,3001.5%
Korean3,4462.3%
Vietnamese2,1631.4%
Other Asian Population4,476
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander950.1%
Native Hawaiian%
Guamanian or Chamorro%
Hispanic or Latino27,96018.3%
Mexican19,90813.0%
Puerto Rican3640.2%
Cuban2810.2%
Other Hispanic or Latino7,407
Source: US Census population estimates(2019)


Nativity by Place of Birth

According to 2019 estimates, Sunnyvale native population is 80,774, out of these 54,921 born in the California state and 23,690 born in other state in the United States. Foreign born or Population born outside the US are 71,936, out of these 24,681 are Naturalized US citizen, 2,748 are in Europe, 18,341 in Asia, 454 in Africa, 2,735 in Latin America and 364 in Northern America. Non-US Citizens, Total Foreigners living in Sunnyvale are 47,255, out of these 4,074 are from Europe, 35,184 are from Asia, 0 from Africa, 7,432 are from Latin America and 395 are from Northern America.

Nativity by Place of BirthPopulation
Native80,774
Born in state of residence54,921
Born in other state in the United States23,690
Northeast6,306
Midwest0
South3,562
West4,172
Born outside the United States2,163
Puerto Rico191
U.S. Island Areas240
Born abroad of American parent(s)1,732
Foreign born
Born outside of United States71,936
Naturalized U.S. citizen24,681
Europe2,748
Asia18,341
Africa454
Oceania39
Latin America2,735
Northern America364
Foreigner
Not a U.S. citizen47,255
Europe4,074
Asia35,184
Africa0
Oceania170
Latin America7,432
Northern America395
Source: US Census 2019 estimates


Sunnyvale Housing

According to 2019 census estimates, Total number of houses in Sunnyvale, California are 59,151, Occupied housing units are 55,424, Rental vacancy rate is 3. Percentage of occupancy is 94, 41.39% of houses are owner occupied and 52.31% of houses are renter occupied in Sunnyvale. There are 35.99 percent of one-unit detached, 11.24 percent of one-units attached, 2.34 percent of two-unit houses, 8.87 percent of three or four unit homes. 4.92 percent are residing in mobile homes. Average household size of owner occupied is 3 and average household size of renter occupied is 3. 32.30 percent are available with one vehicle, 40.71 percent are available with two vehicles, 15.04 percent are available with three or more vehicles and 5.65 percent are no vehicles available.

HousingUnits
Total housing units59,151
Occupied housing units55,424
Occupied housing units percent94
Rental vacancy rate3
Structure TypeUnits
1-unit, detached21,290
1-unit attached6,651
2 units1,386
3 or 4 units5,246
Mobile home2,911
Boat, RV, van, etc.0
Owner-occupied24,484
Renter-occupied30,940
Average household size of owner-occupied unit3
Average household size of renter-occupied unit3
Source: US Census 2019 housing estimates

Sunnyvale Housing Market

The median value of housing unit in Sunnyvale, California is $1,567,100, According to 2019 estimated US census of housing market, 0.61 percent of houses are less than $50,000, 0.18 percent are between $50,000 to $100,000, 0.16 percent are between $100,000 to $150,000, 1.34 percent are between $150,000 to $200,000, 1.96 percent are between $200,000 to $300,000, 1.00 percent are between $300,000 to $500,000, 5.52 percent are between $500,000 to one million, 30.63 percent are over one million and above.

Housing unit valueUnits
Less than $50,000359
$50,000 to $99,999109
$100,000 to $149,99994
$150,000 to $199,999790
$200,000 to $299,9991,160
$300,000 to $499,999589
$500,000 to $999,9993,265
$1,000,000 or more18,118
Median (dollars)1,567,100
Source: US Census 2019 housing market estimates

Sunnyvale Housing Mortgage

According to 2019 estimates of mortgage, The median monthly owner costs with mortgage is $3,799, 0.37 percent of homes pays less than $500 per month, 0.85 percent pay between $500 to $999, 1.39 percent pay between $1,000 to $1,499, 1.55 percent pay between $1,500 to $1,999, 2.80 percent pay between $2,000 to $2,499, 2.10 percent pay between $2,500 to $2,999, 18.55 percent pay between $3,000 or more.

The median monthly owner costs with out mortgage is $811, 0.97 percent of homes pay less than $250, 1.69 percent pays between $250 to $399, 2.19 percent pay between $400 to $599, 2.19 percent pays between $600 to $799, 1.64 percent pays between $800 to $999, and 5.47 percent pays between $1000 or more.

Monthly Owner costs with mortgageUnits
Less than $500216
$500 to $999502
$1,000 to $1,499820
$1,500 to $1,999918
$2,000 to $2,4991,655
$2,500 to $2,9991,242
$3,000 or more10,973
Median (dollars)3,799
Monthly Owner costs with out mortgageUnits
Less than $250575
$250 to $3991,001
$400 to $5991,296
$600 to $7991,297
$800 to $999971
$1,000 or more3,234
Median (dollars)811
Source: US Census 2019 housing mortgage estimates

Sunnyvale Rental

Total number of Sunnyvale rental homes or apartments are 30,940, occupied by Renter, The median value of Sunnyvale average rental rate is $2,682. 0.00 percent of homes are under $500, 0.00 percent of rental rates between $500 to $1000, 0.00 percent housing units are from $1000 to $2000, 0.00 percent are between $2000 to $3000, and 0.00 percent are above $3000.

        
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)2,682
Source: US Census 2019 housing rental estimates

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