StatisticPowayCaliforniaNational
Population49,67539,512,223328,239,523
Population density (sq mi)1,27125691
Median age40.336.037.7
Male/Female ratio1.0:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)65%52%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1846%46%43%
Speak English76%56%79%
Speak Spanish11%29%13%

Key findings

  • The population density in Poway is 397% higher than California
  • The median age in Poway is 12% higher than California
  • In Poway 77.56% of the population is White
  • In Poway 1.63% of the population is Black
  • In Poway 11.76% of the population is Asian

Compare Poway, CA Demographics

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      Poway population breakdown by race

      RacePowayCaliforniaNational
      White77.56%61.26%73.35%
      Black1.63%5.85%12.63%
      Asian11.76%13.85%5.22%
      American Indian1.15%0.74%0.82%
      Native Hawaiian0.05%0.39%0.18%
      Mixed race5.64%4.62%3.06%
      Other race2.20%13.28%4.75%
      In Poway, 18.1% 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.

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