In 2018, Santa Cruz City PUMA, CA had a population of 127k people with a median age of 36.3 and a median household income of $75,732. Between 2017 and 2018 the population of Santa Cruz City PUMA, CA grew from 127,261 to 127,452, a 0.15% increase and its median household income grew from $69,588 to $75,732, a 8.83% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Santa Cruz City PUMA, CA are White (Non-Hispanic) (65.4%), White (Hispanic) (14.6%), Asian (Non-Hispanic) (6.52%), Other (Hispanic) (5.47%), and Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (4.2%). 23.7% of the people in Santa Cruz City PUMA, CA speak a non-English language, and 91.8% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Santa Cruz County (South & Coastal)--Santa Cruz City PUMA, CA are University of California-Santa Cruz (5,345 degrees awarded in 2019) and Five Branches University (64 degrees).
In 2018, the median property value in Santa Cruz City PUMA, CA was $770,500, and the homeownership rate was 53.3%. Most people in Santa Cruz City PUMA, CA drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 22.6 minutes. The average car ownership in Santa Cruz City PUMA, CA was 2 cars per household.