StatisticNovatoCaliforniaNational
Population54,79039,512,223328,239,523
Population density (sq mi)1,99625691
Median age44.336.037.7
Male/Female ratio0.9:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)58%52%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1844%46%43%
Speak English75%56%79%
Speak Spanish15%29%13%

Key findings

  • The population density in Novato is 680% higher than California
  • The median age in Novato is 23% higher than California
  • In Novato 76.95% of the population is White
  • In Novato 2.16% of the population is Black
  • In Novato 6.56% of the population is Asian

Compare Novato, CA Demographics

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      Novato population breakdown by race

      RaceNovatoCaliforniaNational
      White76.95%61.26%73.35%
      Black2.16%5.85%12.63%
      Asian6.56%13.85%5.22%
      American Indian0.20%0.74%0.82%
      Native Hawaiian0.11%0.39%0.18%
      Mixed race5.35%4.62%3.06%
      Other race8.67%13.28%4.75%
      In Novato, 18.9% 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

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      Novato age breakdown

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      Age of children in married couples

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