StatisticArroyo GrandeCaliforniaNational
Population17,84239,512,223328,239,523
Population density (sq mi)3,00525691
Median age45.536.037.7
Male/Female ratio1.0:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)64%52%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1841%46%43%
Speak English85%56%79%
Speak Spanish8%29%13%

Key findings

  • The population density in Arroyo Grande is 1074% higher than California
  • The median age in Arroyo Grande is 26% higher than California
  • In Arroyo Grande 84.91% of the population is White
  • In Arroyo Grande 0.80% of the population is Black
  • In Arroyo Grande 7.15% of the population is Asian

Compare Arroyo Grande, CA Demographics

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      Arroyo Grande population breakdown by race

      RaceArroyo GrandeCaliforniaNational
      White84.91%61.26%73.35%
      Black0.80%5.85%12.63%
      Asian7.15%13.85%5.22%
      American Indian0.65%0.74%0.82%
      Native Hawaiian0.00%0.39%0.18%
      Mixed race3.18%4.62%3.06%
      Other race3.31%13.28%4.75%
      In Arroyo Grande, 15.5% of people are of Hispanic or Latino origin.
      Please note: Hispanics may be of any race, so also are included in any/all of the applicable race categories above.

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      Arroyo Grande age breakdown

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      Source: The Arroyo Grande, CA demographics data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).