In 2017, Salinas, CA had a population of 157k people with a median age of 30.2 and a median household income of $54,864. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of Salinas, CA grew from 155,889 to 156,811, a 0.591% increase and its median household income grew from $52,338 to $54,864, a 4.83% increase.
The population of Salinas, CA is 77.2% Hispanic or Latino, 14.1% White Alone, and 5.78% Asian Alone. 69% of the people in Salinas, CA speak a non-English language, and 70.8% are U.S. citizens.
The median property value in Salinas, CA is $342,100, and the homeownership rate is 44.5%. Most people in Salinas, CA commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 22.6 minutes. The average car ownership in Salinas, CA is 2 cars per household.