StatisticImperial BeachCaliforniaNational
Population density (sq mi)6,53225691
Median age31.836.037.7
Male/Female ratio1.0:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)45%52%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1847%46%43%
Speak English52%56%79%
Speak Spanish40%29%13%

Key findings

  • The population density in Imperial Beach is 2452% higher than California
  • The median age in Imperial Beach is 12% lower than California
  • In Imperial Beach 72.95% of the population is White
  • In Imperial Beach 3.39% of the population is Black
  • In Imperial Beach 8.78% of the population is Asian

Compare Imperial Beach, CA Demographics


      Imperial Beach population breakdown by race

      RaceImperial BeachCaliforniaNational
      American Indian0.82%0.74%0.82%
      Native Hawaiian0.72%0.39%0.18%
      Mixed race7.54%4.62%3.06%
      Other race5.81%13.28%4.75%
      In Imperial Beach, 50.8% 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

      Imperial Beach age breakdown

      Marital status

      Age of children in married couples

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