Population density (sq mi)6,34525691
Median age42.636.037.7
Male/Female ratio1.0:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)54%52%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1845%46%43%
Speak English77%56%79%
Speak Spanish19%29%13%

Key findings

  • The population density in Capitola is 2379% higher than California
  • The median age in Capitola is 18% higher than California
  • In Capitola 83.71% of the population is White
  • In Capitola 1.42% of the population is Black
  • In Capitola 4.17% of the population is Asian

Compare Capitola, CA Demographics


      Capitola population breakdown by race

      American Indian0.95%0.74%0.82%
      Native Hawaiian0.00%0.39%0.18%
      Mixed race6.62%4.62%3.06%
      Other race3.13%13.28%4.75%
      In Capitola, 22.9% 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.

      Household income distribution

      Place of birth by citizenship

      Capitola age breakdown

      Marital status

      Age of children in married couples

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