Hercules demographics profile

Population density (sq mi)3,90223291
Median age40.136.037.7
Male/Female ratio0.9:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)58%52%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1842%46%43%
Speak English53%56%79%
Speak Spanish9%29%13%
Hercules, CA has a population of 25,011 and is the 1,733rd largest city in the United States. The population density is 3,902 per sq mi which is 1579% higher than the California average and 4207% higher than the national average. The median age in Hercules is 40 which is approximately 11% higher than the California average of 36. In Hercules, 58% of the population over 15 years of age are married, 53% speak English and 9% speak Spanish. 50% of Hercules residents were born in California, 12% were born out of state, 3% were born outside of the United States and 35% were foreign born.
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  • The population density in Hercules is 1579% higher than California.
  • The median age in Hercules is 11% higher than California.
  • In Hercules 22.00% of the population is White.
  • In Hercules 18.40% of the population is Black or African American.
  • In Hercules 47.66% of the population is Asian.

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Hercules population breakdown by race

Black or African American18.40%5.85%12.63%
American Indian0.21%0.74%0.82%
Native Hawaiian0.07%0.39%0.18%
Mixed race7.44%4.62%3.06%
Other race4.22%13.28%4.75%
In Hercules, 13.3% 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 Hercules, CA demographics data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).
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