In 2018, Isla Vista, CA had a population of 27.7k people with a median age of 20.6 and a median household income of $22,979. Between 2017 and 2018 the population of Isla Vista, CA grew from 27,484 to 27,690, a 0.75% increase and its median household income declined from $23,541 to $22,979, a -2.39% decrease.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Isla Vista, CA are White (Non-Hispanic) (48.1%), Asian (Non-Hispanic) (20.4%), Other (Hispanic) (10.8%), White (Hispanic) (9.76%), and Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (4.44%). 0% of the households in Isla Vista, CA speak a non-English language at home as their primary language, and 86% of the residents in Isla Vista, CA are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Isla Vista, CA are University of California-Santa Barbara (7,269 degrees awarded in 2019).
In 2018, the median property value in Isla Vista, CA was $380,900, and the homeownership rate was 1.67%. Most people in Isla Vista, CA drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 12.5 minutes. The average car ownership in Isla Vista, CA was 2 cars per household.