StatisticMission ViejoCaliforniaNational
Population density (sq mi)5,43425691
Median age44.236.037.7
Male/Female ratio1.0:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)64%52%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1839%46%43%
Speak English76%56%79%
Speak Spanish9%29%13%

Key findings

  • The population density in Mission Viejo is 2023% higher than California
  • The median age in Mission Viejo is 23% higher than California
  • In Mission Viejo 79.96% of the population is White
  • In Mission Viejo 1.55% of the population is Black
  • In Mission Viejo 9.96% of the population is Asian

Compare Mission Viejo, CA Demographics


      Mission Viejo population breakdown by race

      RaceMission ViejoCaliforniaNational
      American Indian0.22%0.74%0.82%
      Native Hawaiian0.18%0.39%0.18%
      Mixed race5.19%4.62%3.06%
      Other race2.94%13.28%4.75%
      In Mission Viejo, 16.9% 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

      Mission Viejo age breakdown

      Marital status

      Age of children in married couples

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