Population density (sq mi)1,52125691
Median age41.336.037.7
Male/Female ratio0.9:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)54%52%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1839%46%43%
Speak English89%56%79%
Speak Spanish5%29%13%

Key findings

  • The population density in Sonora is 494% higher than California
  • The median age in Sonora is 15% higher than California
  • In Sonora 81.56% of the population is White
  • In Sonora 3.45% of the population is Black
  • In Sonora 5.93% of the population is Asian

Compare Sonora, CA Demographics


      Sonora population breakdown by race

      American Indian0.75%0.74%0.82%
      Native Hawaiian0.15%0.39%0.18%
      Mixed race6.22%4.62%3.06%
      Other race1.95%13.28%4.75%
      In Sonora, 16.8% 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

      Sonora age breakdown

      Marital status

      Age of children in married couples

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