StatisticNorthwestSanta AnaCalifornia
Population density (sq mi)3,32712,290256
Median age28.630.536.0
Male/Female ratio1.2:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)n/a49%52%
Families w/ Kids under 1843%53%46%
Speak Englishn/a18%56%
Speak Spanishn/a71%29%

Key findings

  • The population density in Northwest is 73% lower than Santa Ana
  • The median age in Northwest is 6% lower than Santa Ana
  • In Northwest 32.54% of the population is White
  • In Northwest 2.43% of the population is Black
  • In Northwest 11.23% of the population is Asian

Compare Santa Ana, CA Demographics


      Northwest population breakdown by race

      RaceNorthwestSanta AnaCalifornia
      American Indian0.11%0.60%0.74%
      Native Hawaiian0.15%0.25%0.39%
      Mixed race2.27%1.70%4.62%
      Other race51.27%37.52%13.28%
      In Northwest, 77.9% 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

      Northwest age breakdown

      Marital status

      Age of children in married couples

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