In 2017, Santa Cruz, CA had a population of 64k people with a median age of 29.3 and a median household income of $65,421. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of Santa Cruz, CA grew from 63,310 to 63,993, a 1.08% increase and its median household income grew from $62,471 to $65,421, a 4.72% increase.
The population of Santa Cruz, CA is 63.8% White Alone, 20.6% Hispanic or Latino, and 9.37% Asian Alone. 25.2% of the people in Santa Cruz, CA speak a non-English language, and 91.2% are U.S. citizens.
The median property value in Santa Cruz, CA is $750,600, and the homeownership rate is 47%. Most people in Santa Cruz, CA commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 21.9 minutes. The average car ownership in Santa Cruz, CA is 2 cars per household.