StatisticSerra MesaSan DiegoCalifornia
Population density (sq mi)5,3544,233256
Median age33.934.236.0
Male/Female ratio1.0:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)n/a48%52%
Families w/ Kids under 1843%45%46%
Speak Englishn/a59%56%
Speak Spanishn/a23%29%

Key findings

  • The population density in Serra Mesa is 26% higher than San Diego
  • The median age in Serra Mesa is 1% lower than San Diego
  • In Serra Mesa 64.36% of the population is White
  • In Serra Mesa 8.53% of the population is Black
  • In Serra Mesa 13.59% of the population is Asian

Compare San Diego, CA Demographics


      Serra Mesa population breakdown by race

      RaceSerra MesaSan DiegoCalifornia
      American Indian0.70%0.52%0.74%
      Native Hawaiian0.71%0.42%0.39%
      Mixed race8.64%4.87%4.62%
      Other race3.47%6.35%13.28%
      In Serra Mesa, 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

      Serra Mesa age breakdown

      Marital status

      Age of children in married couples

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