StatisticSouth TaftCaliforniaNational
Population density (sq mi)1,32225691
Median age28.136.037.7
Male/Female ratio1.2:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)58%52%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1843%46%43%
Speak English63%56%79%
Speak Spanish37%29%13%

Key findings

  • The population density in South Taft is 417% higher than California
  • The median age in South Taft is 22% lower than California
  • In South Taft 89.95% of the population is White
  • In South Taft 1.90% of the population is Black
  • In South Taft 0.00% of the population is Asian

Compare South Taft, CA Demographics


      South Taft population breakdown by race

      RaceSouth TaftCaliforniaNational
      American Indian1.41%0.74%0.82%
      Native Hawaiian0.00%0.39%0.18%
      Mixed race0.56%4.62%3.06%
      Other race6.18%13.28%4.75%
      In South Taft, 45.2% 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

      South Taft age breakdown

      Marital status

      Age of children in married couples

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