Seal Beach demographics profile

StatisticSeal BeachCaliforniaNational
Population density (sq mi)2,17223291
Median age57.736.037.7
Male/Female ratio0.9:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)62%52%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1826%46%43%
Speak English84%56%79%
Speak Spanish5%29%13%
Seal Beach, CA has a population of 24,510 and is the 1,776th largest city in the United States. The population density is 2,172 per sq mi which is 835% higher than the California average and 2298% higher than the national average. The median age in Seal Beach is 58 which is approximately 60% higher than the California average of 36. In Seal Beach, 62% of the population over 15 years of age are married, 84% speak English and 5% speak Spanish. 50% of Seal Beach residents were born in California, 34% were born out of state, 1% were born outside of the United States and 14% were foreign born.
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  • The population density in Seal Beach is 835% higher than California.
  • The median age in Seal Beach is 60% higher than California.
  • In Seal Beach 81.86% of the population is White.
  • In Seal Beach 1.21% of the population is Black or African American.
  • In Seal Beach 8.74% of the population is Asian.

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Seal Beach population breakdown by race

RaceSeal BeachCaliforniaNational
Black or African American1.21%5.85%12.63%
American Indian0.17%0.74%0.82%
Native Hawaiian0.08%0.39%0.18%
Mixed race4.36%4.62%3.06%
Other race3.59%13.28%4.75%
In Seal Beach, 13.0% 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 Seal Beach, CA demographics data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).
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