watsonville Demographics

Educational Attainment

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Less than High School 8,788 35.9 % 6.3 %
High School Graduate 6,746 27.6 % 32.2 %
Some College 5,393 22.1 % 24.4 %
Bachelor’s Degree 2,620 10.7 % 22.9 %
Graduate or Professional Degree 911 3.7 % 14.1 %
High School Graduate or Higher 14,332 58.6 % 87.5 %
Bachelor's Degree or Higher 2,911 11.9 % 11.9 %

Age Statistics

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Population 52,915 - -
19 years old and under 18,426 34.8 % 25.5 %
20 to 44 years old 19,448 36.8 % 12.6 %
45 to 64 years old 10,362 19.6 % 12.8 %
65 years old and older 4,679 8.8 % 1.9 %

Language Spoken at Home

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
English Only 11,540 25.1 % 84.4 %
Spanish 34,075 74.2 % 14.4 %
Other Languages 310 0 % 0 %

Marital Status

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Never Married 7,377 40.9 % 33.6 %
Married 8,372 46.4 % 50.4 %
Separated 391 2.2 % 2.5 %
Divorced 1,897 10.5 % 13.4 %

Census Housing Report

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Housing Units 14,500 - -
Occupied Housing Units 14,053 96.9 % 87.6 %
Vacant Housing Units 447 3.1 % 12.4 %
1-Unit, Detached 7,750 53.4 % 61.5 %
1-Unit, Attached 1,292 8.9 % 5.9 %
2-Units 528 3.6 % 3.6 %
3 to 4 Units 1,116 7.7 % 4.4 %
5 to 9 Units 1,039 7.2 % 4.8 %
10 to 19 Units 784 5.4 % 4.4 %
20 or More Units 1,072 7.4 % 9.0 %
Mobile Homes 876 6.0 % 6.2 %
Boat, RV, or Van 43 0.3 % 0.1 %
Built 1990 to 1999 1,338 9.2 % 13.9 %
Built 1980 to 1989 2,212 15.3 % 13.5 %
Built 1970 to 1979 2,653 18.3 % 15.3 %
Built 1960 to 1969 1,516 10.5 % 10.7 %
Built 1940 to 1959 2,849 19.6 % 15.5 %
Built 1939 or Earlier 1,594 11.0 % 12.8 %
Electric 3,848 26.5 % 33.9 %
Natural Gas 9,215 63.6 % 42.1 %
Tank or LP Gas 103 0.7 % 4.1 %
Wood 107 0.7 % 1.6 %
Solar 29 0.2 % 0.1 %
Other Fuel 85 0.6 % 0.4 %
None 666 4.6 % 1.0 %

Racial Breakdown

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Caucasian 32,795 63.2 % 75.1 %
African-American 154 0.3 % 13.1 %
Native American 583 1.1 % 0.9 %
Asian 1,595 3.1 % 5.6 %
Some Other Race 16,730 32.3 % 5.2 %

Economic Statistics

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Median Household Income 49,487 57,617
Median Family Income 49,980 71,062
Median Per Capita Income 17,398 31,128

Weather

  • Chance of Sunshine 67.74 %
  • Temperature 66.43 ℉
  • Rainfall 1.24 inches
  • Energy Demand
    [HDD] 9.6
    [CDD] 0.27

Earthquakes

Magnitude Probability
5.0 9.64 %
6.0 5.55 %
7.0 1.66 %
8.0 0.07 %
9.0 0.00 %
Moderate Risk Area

Public Information

Unemployment Information

Data sourced by HomeFacts.com