Santa Ana, CA

334,236 Population
27.1 square miles 12,312.7 people per square mile

Census data: ACS 2016 1-year unless noted

 

 People

Percent of State Population
0.9%
was 0.9%
Ranked 11th Highest in CA
Population Density
12,312.7
US 88.8 people/sq mile
Dependency Ratio
44.2%
was 48.5%
US Population Dependency Ratio is 49.7
Percent Foreign Born
46.1%
was 45.6%
Ranked 9th Highest in CA
Percent Under 18
27.0%
was 29.0%
Ranked 31st Highest in CA
Percent 65 and Over
8.4%
was 8.3%
Ranked 129th Highest in CA

 Economics

Unemployment Rate
2.8
was 5.2
Ranked 10th Lowest in CA
Percent Living in Poverty
17.2%
was 21.2%
Ranked 103rd Lowest in CA
Median Household Income
$54,062
was $54,392
Ranked 98th Highest in CA
Gini Income Distribution
 
40
41.3
US Gini Index is 42.0

 Safety

Homicides per 100,000
3.6
was 3.9
 
Violent Crimes per 100,000
482.1
was 336.8
 
Property Crimes per 100,000
2,155.3
was 1,930.3
 

 Housing

Total Housing Units
75,932
was 74,306
Ranked 17th Highest in CA
Median Rent
$1,438
was $1,359
Ranked 73rd Highest in CA
Total Building Permits
20
was 382
 
Occupied Housing Units
74,294
was 72,177
 
Homeownership Rate
44.6%
was 45.1%
Ranked 107th Highest in CA
Single Family Building Permits
20
was 14
 
Residential Units Per Sq Mile
2,797.2
was 2,737.3
Ranked 25th Highest in CA
Rental Vacancy Rate
3.8%
was 5.1%
Ranked 133rd Highest in CA
Multifamily Building Permits
0
was 368
 
Persons Per Dwelling Unit
4.4
was 4.6
Ranked 3rd Highest in CA
Building Permits per 1000 Housing Units
0.3
was 5.2
 
Building Permits per 1000 Residents
0.1
was 1.2
 

 Health

Percent with Insurance Under 18
95.8%
was 94.8%
Ranked 103rd Highest in CA
Percent with Insurance 18 to 64
76.4%
Ranked 134th Highest in CA
Percent with Insurance Over 65
96.9%
was 97.3%
Ranked 100th Highest in CA

 Education

Percent with High School Diploma or Higher
57.1%
was 54.2%
Ranked 132nd Highest in CA
Percent with Bachelors Degree or Higher
13.7%
was 11.5%
Ranked 121st Highest in CA

 Finance

Capital Spending
--
No Data Available
Own Source Revenue
81.1%
was 78.8%
 
Debt Service Ratio
13.5%
was 3.3%
 
Revenue
 
$464,412,410
$388,206,124
 
Expenditure
 
$425,034,034
$378,418,706
 
Revenue per Capita
$1,387
was $1,161
 
Expenditure per Capita
$1,269
was $1,132
 

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