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San Diego
             
Jurisdiction Facts
Acres Square miles Incorporated
219,185 342.5 1850
Population Trends (1980 - 2010)
1980 1990 2000 2010
Total Population 875,538 1,110,549 1,223,400 1,301,617
Growth from Prior Period 27% 10% 6%
Population Characteristics (2000 and 2010 Census)
2000 2010 Percent of Difference
Total Numeric Percent
Hispanic 310,752 374,968 29% 64,216 21%
Non-Hispanic 912,648 926,649 71% 14,001 2%
White 603,892 586,804 45% -17,088 -3%
Black 92,830 81,340 6% -11,490 -12%
American Indian 4,267 3,469 < 1% -798 -19%
Asian 164,895 204,010 16% 39,115 24%
Hawaiian & Pacific Islander 5,311 5,136 < 1% -175 -3%
Other 3,065 3,283 < 1% 218 7%
Two or More Races 38,388 42,607 3% 4,219 11%
All Ethnic Groups 1,223,400 1,301,617 100% 78,217 6%
Median Household Income (2010 Estimates and 2000 Census)
2009 (current dollars) $61,118
2009 ($1999) $43,593
2000 ($1999) $45,826
Housing Characteristics (2010 Estimates)
Total Housing Units 511,820 100%
Occupied Housing Units 477,008 93%
Vacant 34,812 7%
Preliminary 2050 Regional Growth Forecast
% Change
2000 2020 2030 2040 2050 2000-2050
Population 1,223,400 1,542,324 1,690,232 1,819,810 1,947,184 49%
Housing 469,689 577,416 629,694 675,928 722,718 44%
Jobs (incl. military) 777,600 874,678 928,189 982,476 1,042,649 26%
Source: SANDAG   www.sandag.org last updated: October 2011