StatisticWest University HeightsSan DiegoCalifornia
Population density (sq mi)4,8914,233256
Median age35.634.236.0
Male/Female ratio1.2:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)n/a48%52%
Families w/ Kids under 1846%45%46%
Speak Englishn/a59%56%
Speak Spanishn/a23%29%

Key findings

  • The population density in West University Heights is 16% higher than San Diego
  • The median age in West University Heights is 4% higher than San Diego
  • In West University Heights 80.83% of the population is White
  • In West University Heights 3.10% of the population is Black
  • In West University Heights 6.25% of the population is Asian

Compare San Diego, CA Demographics


      West University Heights population breakdown by race

      RaceWest University HeightsSan DiegoCalifornia
      American Indian0.42%0.52%0.74%
      Native Hawaiian0.16%0.42%0.39%
      Mixed race6.97%4.87%4.62%
      Other race2.27%6.35%13.28%
      In West University Heights, 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

      West University Heights age breakdown

      Marital status

      Age of children in married couples

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