Salida, CA has a population of 13,898 and is the 3,010th largest city in the United States. The population density is 2,627 per sq mi which is 1031% higher than the California average and 2800% higher than the national average. The median age in Salida is 31 which is approximately 14% lower than the California average of 36. In Salida, 58% of the population over 15 years of age are married, 59% speak English and 35% speak Spanish. 65% of Salida residents were born in California, 13% were born out of state, 1% were born outside of the United States and 21% were foreign born.