In 2018, Salinas, CA had a population of 436k people with a median age of 34.7 and a median household income of $70,681. Between 2017 and 2018 the population of Salinas, CA declined from 437,907 to 435,594, a -0.528% decrease and its median household income declined from $71,274 to $70,681, a -0.832% decrease.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Salinas, CA are Other (Hispanic) (38.5%), White (Non-Hispanic) (29.5%), White (Hispanic) (17.6%), Asian (Non-Hispanic) (5.64%), and Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (2.5%). 0% of the households in Salinas, CA speak a non-English language at home as their primary language, and 78% of the residents in Salinas, CA are U.S. citizens.
In 2018, the median property value in Salinas, CA was $563,000, and the homeownership rate was 51.3%. Most people in Salinas, CA drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 22.8 minutes. The average car ownership in Salinas, CA was 2 cars per household.