Castro Valley demographics profile

StatisticCastro ValleyCaliforniaNational
Population density (sq mi)3,78723291
Median age41.636.037.7
Male/Female ratio1.0:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)62%52%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1846%46%43%
Speak English66%56%79%
Speak Spanish10%29%13%
Castro Valley, CA has a population of 62,825 and is the 600th largest city in the United States. The population density is 3,787 per sq mi which is 1530% higher than the California average and 4080% higher than the national average. The median age in Castro Valley is 42 which is approximately 16% higher than the California average of 36. In Castro Valley, 62% of the population over 15 years of age are married, 66% speak English and 10% speak Spanish. 59% of Castro Valley residents were born in California, 15% were born out of state, 1% were born outside of the United States and 25% were foreign born.
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  • The population density in Castro Valley is 1530% higher than California.
  • The median age in Castro Valley is 16% higher than California.
  • In Castro Valley 56.33% of the population is White.
  • In Castro Valley 6.47% of the population is Black or African American.
  • In Castro Valley 26.06% of the population is Asian.

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Castro Valley population breakdown by race

RaceCastro ValleyCaliforniaNational
Black or African American6.47%5.85%12.63%
American Indian0.48%0.74%0.82%
Native Hawaiian0.92%0.39%0.18%
Mixed race6.18%4.62%3.06%
Other race3.56%13.28%4.75%
In Castro Valley, 18.3% 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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Source: The Castro Valley, CA demographics data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).
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