StatisticPacificaCaliforniaNational
Population38,84439,512,223328,239,523
Population density (sq mi)3,06825691
Median age41.836.037.7
Male/Female ratio0.9:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)56%52%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1842%46%43%
Speak English74%56%79%
Speak Spanish10%29%13%

Key findings

  • The population density in Pacifica is 1098% higher than California
  • The median age in Pacifica is 16% higher than California
  • In Pacifica 64.05% of the population is White
  • In Pacifica 2.08% of the population is Black
  • In Pacifica 18.95% of the population is Asian

Compare Pacifica, CA Demographics

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      Pacifica population breakdown by race

      RacePacificaCaliforniaNational
      White64.05%61.26%73.35%
      Black2.08%5.85%12.63%
      Asian18.95%13.85%5.22%
      American Indian0.42%0.74%0.82%
      Native Hawaiian1.33%0.39%0.18%
      Mixed race8.82%4.62%3.06%
      Other race4.34%13.28%4.75%
      In Pacifica, 18.3% 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

      Pacifica age breakdown

      Marital status

      Age of children in married couples

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