watsonville Demographics
Educational Attainment
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Less than High School 9,645 40.0 % 6.7 %
High School Graduate 5,900 24.4 % 32.8 %
Some College 5,498 22.8 % 24.8 %
Bachelor’s Degree 2,261 9.4 % 22.1 %
Graduate or Professional Degree 837 3.5 % 13.5 %
High School Graduate or Higher 13,326 55.2 % 86.9 %
Bachelor's Degree or Higher 2,535 10.5 % 10.5 %
Age Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Population 52,085 - -
19 years old and under 17,692 34.0 % 25.9 %
20 to 44 years old 19,119 36.7 % 12.8 %
45 to 64 years old 10,543 20.2 % 12.6 %
65 years old and older 4,731 9.1 % 1.9 %
Language Spoken at Home
Number No. Area % Area National % National
English Only 11,761 25.8 % 84.8 %
Spanish 33,571 73.7 % 14.1 %
Other Languages 246 0 % 0 %
Marital Status
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Never Married 7,312 40.0 % 33.2 %
Married 8,625 47.1 % 50.6 %
Separated 462 2.5 % 2.6 %
Divorced 1,901 10.4 % 13.5 %
Census Housing Report
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Housing Units 14,779 - -
Occupied Housing Units 14,148 95.7 % 87.5 %
Vacant Housing Units 631 4.3 % 12.5 %
1-Unit, Detached 8,138 55.1 % 61.5 %
1-Unit, Attached 1,168 7.9 % 5.8 %
2-Units 806 5.5 % 3.8 %
3 to 4 Units 1,357 9.2 % 4.5 %
5 to 9 Units 966 6.5 % 4.9 %
10 to 19 Units 599 4.1 % 4.6 %
20 or More Units 948 6.4 % 8.7 %
Mobile Homes 782 5.3 % 6.3 %
Boat, RV, or Van 15 0.1 % 0.1 %
Built 1990 to 1999 1,301 8.8 % 14.0 %
Built 1980 to 1989 2,216 15.0 % 13.7 %
Built 1970 to 1979 2,950 20.0 % 15.7 %
Built 1960 to 1969 1,485 10.0 % 11.0 %
Built 1940 to 1959 2,674 18.1 % 15.9 %
Built 1939 or Earlier 1,886 12.8 % 13.1 %
Electric 3,863 26.1 % 32.8 %
Oil / Kerosene 12 0.1 % 4.6 %
Natural Gas 9,673 65.5 % 42.5 %
Tank or LP Gas 150 1.0 % 4.2 %
Wood 84 0.6 % 1.9 %
Solar 47 0.3 % 0.1 %
Other Fuel 25 0.2 % 0.4 %
None 294 2.0 % 1.0 %
Racial Breakdown
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Caucasian 35,774 70.3 % 75.7 %
African-American 144 0.3 % 13.1 %
Native American 360 0.7 % 0.8 %
Asian 1,652 3.2 % 5.4 %
Some Other Race 12,925 25.4 % 4.9 %
Economic Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Median Household Income 46,691 53,657
Median Family Income 48,957 65,910
Median Per Capita Income 17,377 28,889
Weather
  • Chance of Sunshine 93.10 %
  • Temperature 74.77 ℉
  • Rainfall 0.13 inches
  • Energy Demand
    [HDD] 2.65
    [CDD] 1.27
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