watsonville Demographics
Educational Attainment
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Less than High School 9,204 37.9 % 6.6 %
High School Graduate 6,663 27.4 % 32.6 %
Some College 5,422 22.3 % 24.6 %
Bachelor’s Degree 2,142 8.8 % 22.5 %
Graduate or Professional Degree 851 3.5 % 13.7 %
High School Graduate or Higher 13,671 56.3 % 87.1 %
Bachelor's Degree or Higher 2,428 10.0 % 10.0 %
Age Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Population 52,543 - -
19 years old and under 17,776 33.8 % 25.6 %
20 to 44 years old 19,227 36.6 % 12.7 %
45 to 64 years old 10,655 20.3 % 12.7 %
65 years old and older 4,885 9.3 % 1.9 %
Language Spoken at Home
Number No. Area % Area National % National
English Only 11,853 25.9 % 84.6 %
Spanish 33,629 73.5 % 14.3 %
Other Languages 245 0 % 0 %
Marital Status
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Never Married 7,416 40.4 % 33.5 %
Married 8,525 46.5 % 50.5 %
Separated 425 2.3 % 2.6 %
Divorced 1,968 10.7 % 13.5 %
Census Housing Report
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Housing Units 14,744 - -
Occupied Housing Units 14,216 96.4 % 87.7 %
Vacant Housing Units 528 3.6 % 12.3 %
1-Unit, Detached 8,076 54.8 % 61.4 %
1-Unit, Attached 1,036 7.0 % 5.8 %
2-Units 625 4.2 % 3.7 %
3 to 4 Units 1,523 10.3 % 4.5 %
5 to 9 Units 964 6.5 % 4.8 %
10 to 19 Units 617 4.2 % 4.6 %
20 or More Units 988 6.7 % 8.8 %
Mobile Homes 871 5.9 % 6.3 %
Boat, RV, or Van 44 0.3 % 0.1 %
Built 1990 to 1999 1,261 8.6 % 14.0 %
Built 1980 to 1989 2,158 14.6 % 13.6 %
Built 1970 to 1979 3,160 21.4 % 15.5 %
Built 1960 to 1969 1,431 9.7 % 10.8 %
Built 1940 to 1959 2,859 19.4 % 15.6 %
Built 1939 or Earlier 1,750 11.9 % 13.0 %
Electric 3,772 25.6 % 33.5 %
Natural Gas 9,501 64.4 % 42.3 %
Tank or LP Gas 150 1.0 % 4.1 %
Wood 128 0.9 % 1.8 %
Solar 15 0.1 % 0.1 %
Other Fuel 92 0.6 % 0.4 %
None 558 3.8 % 1.0 %
Racial Breakdown
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Caucasian 35,247 68.5 % 75.5 %
African-American 128 0.2 % 13.1 %
Native American 541 1.1 % 0.8 %
Asian 1,621 3.2 % 5.6 %
Some Other Race 13,885 27.0 % 4.9 %
Economic Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Median Household Income 46,018 55,775
Median Family Income 47,604 68,260
Median Per Capita Income 17,087 29,979
Weather
  • Chance of Sunshine 58.06 %
  • Temperature 62.08 ℉
  • Rainfall 2.62 inches
  • Energy Demand
    [HDD] 11.65
    [CDD] 0.02
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