StatisticSanteeCaliforniaNational
Population56,83939,512,223328,239,523
Population density (sq mi)3,40925691
Median age37.836.037.7
Male/Female ratio0.9:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)58%52%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1845%46%43%
Speak English85%56%79%
Speak Spanish10%29%13%

Key findings

  • The population density in Santee is 1232% higher than California
  • The median age in Santee is 5% higher than California
  • In Santee 82.00% of the population is White
  • In Santee 2.14% of the population is Black
  • In Santee 4.65% of the population is Asian

Compare Santee, CA Demographics

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      Santee population breakdown by race

      RaceSanteeCaliforniaNational
      White82.00%61.26%73.35%
      Black2.14%5.85%12.63%
      Asian4.65%13.85%5.22%
      American Indian0.44%0.74%0.82%
      Native Hawaiian0.40%0.39%0.18%
      Mixed race7.10%4.62%3.06%
      Other race3.26%13.28%4.75%
      In Santee, 18.2% 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

      Santee age breakdown

      Marital status

      Age of children in married couples

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