Pacific Grove demographics profile

StatisticPacific GroveCaliforniaNational
Population15,54638,654,206318,558,162
Population density (sq mi)5,44023291
Median age49.036.037.7
Male/Female ratio0.9:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)56%52%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1836%46%43%
Speak English83%56%79%
Speak Spanish5%29%13%
Pacific Grove, CA has a population of 15,546 and is the 2,753rd largest city in the United States. The population density is 5,440 per sq mi which is 2241% higher than the California average and 5904% higher than the national average. The median age in Pacific Grove is 49 which is approximately 36% higher than the California average of 36. In Pacific Grove, 56% of the population over 15 years of age are married, 83% speak English and 5% speak Spanish. 52% of Pacific Grove residents were born in California, 34% were born out of state, 2% were born outside of the United States and 12% were foreign born.
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  • The population density in Pacific Grove is 2241% higher than California.
  • The median age in Pacific Grove is 36% higher than California.
  • In Pacific Grove 86.80% of the population is White.
  • In Pacific Grove 1.54% of the population is Black or African American.
  • In Pacific Grove 5.44% of the population is Asian.

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Pacific Grove population breakdown by race

RacePacific GroveCaliforniaNational
White86.80%61.26%73.35%
Black or African American1.54%5.85%12.63%
Asian5.44%13.85%5.22%
American Indian0.36%0.74%0.82%
Native Hawaiian0.01%0.39%0.18%
Mixed race3.92%4.62%3.06%
Other race1.92%13.28%4.75%
In Pacific Grove, 11.7% 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 Pacific Grove, CA demographics data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).
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