StatisticMorro BayCaliforniaNational
Population10,51939,512,223328,239,523
Population density (sq mi)1,98425691
Median age50.036.037.7
Male/Female ratio0.9:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)57%52%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1833%46%43%
Speak English85%56%79%
Speak Spanish10%29%13%

Key findings

  • The population density in Morro Bay is 675% higher than California
  • The median age in Morro Bay is 39% higher than California
  • In Morro Bay 91.05% of the population is White
  • In Morro Bay 1.37% of the population is Black
  • In Morro Bay 2.05% of the population is Asian

Compare Morro Bay, CA Demographics

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      Morro Bay population breakdown by race

      RaceMorro BayCaliforniaNational
      White91.05%61.26%73.35%
      Black1.37%5.85%12.63%
      Asian2.05%13.85%5.22%
      American Indian0.99%0.74%0.82%
      Native Hawaiian0.00%0.39%0.18%
      Mixed race2.67%4.62%3.06%
      Other race1.86%13.28%4.75%
      In Morro Bay, 14.1% 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

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      Morro Bay age breakdown

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      Age of children in married couples

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