StatisticLittle ItalySan DiegoCalifornia
Population density (sq mi)7,8954,233256
Median age38.634.236.0
Male/Female ratio1.2:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)n/a48%52%
Families w/ Kids under 1818%45%46%
Speak Englishn/a59%56%
Speak Spanishn/a23%29%

Key findings

  • The population density in Little Italy is 86% higher than San Diego
  • The median age in Little Italy is 13% higher than San Diego
  • In Little Italy 90.45% of the population is White
  • In Little Italy 1.65% of the population is Black
  • In Little Italy 4.61% of the population is Asian

Compare San Diego, CA Demographics


      Little Italy population breakdown by race

      RaceLittle ItalySan DiegoCalifornia
      American Indian0.41%0.52%0.74%
      Native Hawaiian0.00%0.42%0.39%
      Mixed race2.67%4.87%4.62%
      Other race0.21%6.35%13.28%
      In Little Italy, 30.2% 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

      Little Italy age breakdown

      Marital status

      Age of children in married couples

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