San Benito County CA Information


San Benito County Subdivisions

San Benito County CA Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 60,113
Population in Households 59,728
Population in Familes 52,873
Population in Group Qrtrs 385
Population Density1 43
Diversity Index2 81


Median Household Income $78,770
Average Household Income $99,780
Per Capita Income $30,519


Total Housing Units 19,132 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 11,815 (61.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 6,405 (33.5%)
Vacant Housing Units 912 ( 4.8%)
Median Home Value $549,013
Average Home Value $619,509


Total Households 18,220
Average Household Size 3.28
Family Households 14,569
Average Family Size 4
  1. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  2. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population 1.02% 0.91%
Households 0.98% 0.9%
Families 0.99% 0.91%
Median Household Income   2.87%
Per Capita Income   3.44%


San Benito County CA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares San Benito County to the other 58 counties and county equivalents in California by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 42 29th
Population Density # 41 31st
Diversity Index # 14 76th
Median Household Income # 12 81st
Per Capita Income # 28 53rd

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE California Census Data Comparison Tool.