StatisticPismo BeachCaliforniaNational
Population density (sq mi)2,21825691
Median age53.736.037.7
Male/Female ratio0.9:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)62%52%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1826%46%43%
Speak English90%56%79%
Speak Spanish4%29%13%

Key findings

  • The population density in Pismo Beach is 767% higher than California
  • The median age in Pismo Beach is 49% higher than California
  • In Pismo Beach 91.76% of the population is White
  • In Pismo Beach 1.99% of the population is Black
  • In Pismo Beach 1.55% of the population is Asian

Compare Pismo Beach, CA Demographics


      Pismo Beach population breakdown by race

      RacePismo BeachCaliforniaNational
      American Indian0.16%0.74%0.82%
      Native Hawaiian0.00%0.39%0.18%
      Mixed race2.99%4.62%3.06%
      Other race1.54%13.28%4.75%
      In Pismo Beach, 6.9% 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

      Pismo Beach age breakdown

      Marital status

      Age of children in married couples

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