San Diego, California Information & Statistics

Quick Facts

The 2018 population estimate for San Diego is 1,401,932, a change of 4.50% when compared to 2014. With an area of 372.41 square miles, this works out to a population density of 3,764.48 persons/mi2.
The number of households in 2018 were estimated to be 503,463, with an average household size of 2.71.
San Diego's 2018 unemployment rate was 6.10%.
The average household income in San Diego for 2018 was $103,655, while the median was $75,456.

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San Diego Fertility Rate

17,419 estimated births

San Diego Household Characteristics

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Type of Housing

San Diego Housing Values

Median mortgage payment for 2018: $2,485

San Diego Average Rent as Percentage of Gross Income

Median rent for 2018: $1,611

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San Diego Population Data

Period Geography Population
2014 San Diego city, California 1,341,510
2015 San Diego city, California 1,359,791
2016 San Diego city, California 1,374,812
2017 San Diego city, California 1,390,966
2018 San Diego city, California 1,401,932