Monterey County Population 2018

Monterey County's estimated population is 437,907 with a growth rate of 0.35% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Monterey County is the 21st largest county in California.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
2017437,9071,5440.35%
2016436,3633,5890.83%
2015432,7742,3580.55%
2014430,4162,0340.47%
2013428,3822,2880.54%
2012426,0944,9321.17%
2011421,1624,6871.13%
2010416,47560,81517.10%
1990355,66065,21622.45%
1980290,44440,37316.14%
1970250,07151,72026.07%
1960198,35167,85352.00%
1950130,49857,46678.69%
194073,03219,32735.99%
193053,70525,72591.94%
192027,9803,83415.88%
191024,1464,76624.59%
190019,3807433.99%
189018,6377,33564.90%
188011,3021,42614.44%
18709,8765,137108.40%
18604,7392,867153.15%
18501,8720.00%

Monterey County Population Growth

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Monterey County Race Data

Race Population Percentage
White357,56381.65%
Asian29,1446.66%
Two or More Races16,1903.70%
Black or African American15,0133.43%
American Indian and Alaska Native11,4792.62%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander2,6180.60%

Monterey County Population Pyramid

0k5k10k15k Male Population0k5k10k15k Female Population8580757065605550454035302520151050
Data Sources
  1. US Census City/Town Population estimates - Most recent state estimates from the Census Bureau's Population Estimates Program
  2. Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790 - 1990