Santa Margarita demographics profile

StatisticSanta MargaritaCaliforniaNational
Population density (sq mi)2,60223291
Median age52.336.037.7
Male/Female ratio0.9:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)54%52%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1836%46%43%
Speak English99%56%79%
Speak Spanish1%29%13%
Santa Margarita, CA has a population of 1,346 and is the 13,338th largest city in the United States. The population density is 2,602 per sq mi which is 1019% higher than the California average and 2771% higher than the national average. The median age in Santa Margarita is 52 which is approximately 45% higher than the California average of 36. In Santa Margarita, 54% of the population over 15 years of age are married, 99% speak English and 1% speak Spanish. 75% of Santa Margarita residents were born in California, 24% were born out of state, 0% were born outside of the United States and 1% were foreign born.
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  • The population density in Santa Margarita is 1019% higher than California.
  • The median age in Santa Margarita is 45% higher than California.
  • In Santa Margarita 95.62% of the population is White.
  • In Santa Margarita 0.00% of the population is Black or African American.
  • In Santa Margarita 0.00% of the population is Asian.

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Santa Margarita population breakdown by race

RaceSanta MargaritaCaliforniaNational
Black or African American0.00%5.85%12.63%
American Indian0.00%0.74%0.82%
Native Hawaiian0.00%0.39%0.18%
Mixed race4.38%4.62%3.06%
Other race0.00%13.28%4.75%
In Santa Margarita, 5.3% 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.

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