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Coronado, California - Basic Facts

The City of Coronado had a population of 25,955 as of July 1, 2017.

The primary coordinate point for Coronado is located at latitude 32.6572 and longitude -117.1561 in San Diego County. The formal boundaries for the City of Coronado (see map below) encompass a land area of 7.93 sq. miles and a water area of 24.74 sq. miles. San Diego County is in the Pacific time zone (GMT -8). The elevation is 16 feet.

The City of Coronado (GNIS ID: 2410233) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.

California is one of 20 states where Census County Divisions (CCDs) are used for statistical tracking of subdivisions within each county. The City of Coronado is located within San Diego CCD of San Diego County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Coronado population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2017.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Coronado: Poppy City, South Island.

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Coronado, CA Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 25,955
Daytime Population: Workers 20,504
Daytime Population: Residents 9,825
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 30,329
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.17
Population in Households 18,019
Population in Familes 14,526
Population in Group Qrtrs 7,936
Population Density2 3,273
Diversity Index3 53


Median Household Income $100,219
Average Household Income $137,734
Per Capita Income $48,382


Total Housing Units 10,012 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 3,675 (36.7%)
Renter Occupied HU 4,101 (41.0%)
Vacant Housing Units 2,236 (22.3%)
Median Home Value $1,000,001
Average Home Value $1,152,130


Total Households 7,776
Average Household Size 2.32
Family Households 5,005
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. 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 0.69% 0.56%
Households 0.67% 0.76%
Families 0.66% 0.75%
Median Household Income   1.49%
Per Capita Income   1.91%

Coronado, CA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Coronado to the other 1,516 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in California by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 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 # 290 81st
Population Density # 418 72nd
Diversity Index # 953 37th
Median Household Income # 184 88th
Per Capita Income # 235 85th

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