StatisticVistaCaliforniaNational
Population98,56039,512,223328,239,523
Population density (sq mi)5,27125691
Median age32.936.037.7
Male/Female ratio1.0:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)51%52%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1848%46%43%
Speak English60%56%79%
Speak Spanish35%29%13%

Key findings

  • The population density in Vista is 1959% higher than California
  • The median age in Vista is 9% lower than California
  • In Vista 79.90% of the population is White
  • In Vista 3.08% of the population is Black
  • In Vista 5.24% of the population is Asian

Compare Vista, CA Demographics

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      Vista population breakdown by race

      RaceVistaCaliforniaNational
      White79.90%61.26%73.35%
      Black3.08%5.85%12.63%
      Asian5.24%13.85%5.22%
      American Indian0.43%0.74%0.82%
      Native Hawaiian0.16%0.39%0.18%
      Mixed race3.59%4.62%3.06%
      Other race7.61%13.28%4.75%
      In Vista, 48.5% 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

      Vista age breakdown

      Marital status

      Age of children in married couples

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