StatisticDowntownSan JoseCalifornia
Population density (sq mi)10,7415,686256
Median age33.236.136.0
Male/Female ratio1.1:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)n/a56%52%
Families w/ Kids under 1844%48%46%
Speak Englishn/a43%56%
Speak Spanishn/a23%29%

Key findings

  • The population density in Downtown is 89% higher than San Jose
  • The median age in Downtown is 8% lower than San Jose
  • In Downtown 43.70% of the population is White
  • In Downtown 4.69% of the population is Black
  • In Downtown 20.00% of the population is Asian

Compare San Jose, CA Demographics


      Downtown population breakdown by race

      RaceDowntownSan JoseCalifornia
      American Indian0.85%0.52%0.74%
      Native Hawaiian0.50%0.44%0.39%
      Mixed race5.83%4.97%4.62%
      Other race24.44%14.69%13.28%
      In Downtown, 32.6% 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

      Downtown age breakdown

      Marital status

      Age of children in married couples

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