Huntington Beach demographics profile

StatisticHuntington BeachCaliforniaNational
Population198,72438,654,206318,558,162
Population density (sq mi)7,37723291
Median age41.436.037.7
Male/Female ratio1.0:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)55%52%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1839%46%43%
Speak English77%56%79%
Speak Spanish11%29%13%
Huntington Beach, CA has a population of 198,724 and is the 117th largest city in the United States. The population density is 7,377 per sq mi which is 3074% higher than the California average and 8042% higher than the national average. The median age in Huntington Beach is 41 which is approximately 15% higher than the California average of 36. In Huntington Beach, 55% of the population over 15 years of age are married, 77% speak English and 11% speak Spanish. 59% of Huntington Beach residents were born in California, 24% were born out of state, 1% were born outside of the United States and 17% were foreign born.
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  • The population density in Huntington Beach is 3074% higher than California.
  • The median age in Huntington Beach is 15% higher than California.
  • In Huntington Beach 75.64% of the population is White.
  • In Huntington Beach 1.19% of the population is Black or African American.
  • In Huntington Beach 11.36% of the population is Asian.

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Huntington Beach population breakdown by race

RaceHuntington BeachCaliforniaNational
White75.64%61.26%73.35%
Black or African American1.19%5.85%12.63%
Asian11.36%13.85%5.22%
American Indian0.43%0.74%0.82%
Native Hawaiian0.38%0.39%0.18%
Mixed race4.64%4.62%3.06%
Other race6.35%13.28%4.75%
In Huntington Beach, 19.4% 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 Huntington Beach, CA demographics data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).
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