StatisticTierrasantaSan DiegoCalifornia
Population density (sq mi)1,7924,233256
Median age35.934.236.0
Male/Female ratio0.9:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)n/a48%52%
Families w/ Kids under 1847%45%46%
Speak Englishn/a59%56%
Speak Spanishn/a23%29%

Key findings

  • The population density in Tierrasanta is 58% lower than San Diego
  • The median age in Tierrasanta is 5% higher than San Diego
  • In Tierrasanta 70.02% of the population is White
  • In Tierrasanta 6.22% of the population is Black
  • In Tierrasanta 13.55% of the population is Asian

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      Tierrasanta population breakdown by race

      RaceTierrasantaSan DiegoCalifornia
      American Indian0.54%0.52%0.74%
      Native Hawaiian0.44%0.42%0.39%
      Mixed race6.80%4.87%4.62%
      Other race2.43%6.35%13.28%
      In Tierrasanta, 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

      Tierrasanta age breakdown

      Marital status

      Age of children in married couples

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