In 2018, Salinas, CA had a population of 157k people with a median age of 30.5 and a median household income of $58,598. Between 2017 and 2018 the population of Salinas, CA declined from 156,811 to 156,550, a -0.166% decrease and its median household income grew from $54,864 to $58,598, a 6.81% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Salinas, CA are Other (Hispanic) (41.9%), White (Hispanic) (33.9%), White (Non-Hispanic) (13.2%), Asian (Non-Hispanic) (5.35%), and Two+ (Hispanic) (2.06%). 0% of the households in Salinas, CA speak a non-English language at home as their primary language, and 70.7% of the residents in Salinas, CA are U.S. citizens.
In 2018, the median property value in Salinas, CA was $378,000, and the homeownership rate was 44.7%. Most people in Salinas, CA drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 22.4 minutes. The average car ownership in Salinas, CA was 2 cars per household.