StatisticEl Cerrito CDPCaliforniaNational
Population density (sq mi)2,21525691
Median age37.936.037.7
Male/Female ratio1.0:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)49%52%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1842%46%43%
Speak English55%56%79%
Speak Spanish39%29%13%

Key findings

  • The population density in El Cerrito CDP is 765% higher than California
  • The median age in El Cerrito CDP is 5% higher than California
  • In El Cerrito CDP 71.24% of the population is White
  • In El Cerrito CDP 2.77% of the population is Black
  • In El Cerrito CDP 6.40% of the population is Asian

Compare El Cerrito CDP, CA Demographics


      El Cerrito CDP population breakdown by race

      RaceEl Cerrito CDPCaliforniaNational
      American Indian2.88%0.74%0.82%
      Native Hawaiian0.00%0.39%0.18%
      Mixed race2.19%4.62%3.06%
      Other race14.51%13.28%4.75%
      In El Cerrito CDP, 51.0% 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

      El Cerrito CDP age breakdown

      Marital status

      Age of children in married couples

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