San Francisco County, California Population 2018

San Francisco County, California's estimated population is 884,363 with a growth rate of 0.94% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. San Francisco County, California is the 12th largest county in California.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
2017864,263-20,100-2.27%
2017884,3638,2600.94%
2016876,1039,7831.13%
2015866,32013,0621.53%
2014853,25811,9881.42%
2013841,27010,8641.31%
2012830,40614,1121.73%
2011816,29410,5241.31%
2010805,77081,81111.30%
1990723,95944,9856.63%
1980678,974-36,700-5.13%
1970715,674-24,642-3.33%
1960740,316-35,041-4.52%
1950775,357140,82122.19%
1940634,5361420.02%
1930634,394127,71825.21%
1920506,67689,76421.53%
1910416,91274,13021.63%
1900342,78243,78514.64%
1890298,99765,03827.80%
1880233,95984,48656.52%
1870149,47392,671163.15%
186056,8020.00%

San Francisco County, California Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White408,266
Asian295,347
Some Other Race64,800
Black or African American45,654
Two or More Races43,664
American Indian and Alaska Native3,306
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander3,226

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table B03002

San Francisco County, California Population Pyramid 2018

10,00020,00030,00040,00050,000 Male Population10,00020,00030,00040,00050,000 Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S0101

San Francisco County, California Median Age

38.3


Total

38.1


Male

38.6


Female

San Francisco County, California Adults

There are 748,311 adults, (128,384 of whom are seniors) in San Francisco County, California.

San Francisco County, California Age Dependency

39.4

Age Dependency Ratio

20.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

18.7

Child Dependency Ratio

San Francisco County, California Sex Ratio

Female

423,630

49.02%

Male

440,633

50.98%

San Francisco County, California Households and Families

San Francisco County, California Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S1101

San Francisco County, California Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married55.4%44.6%
Male46.7%53.3%
Female43.2%56.8%
All37.3%62.7%
Non Family23.7%76.3%

37.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

San Francisco County, California Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All358,7722.3537.3
Non Family190,0341.5223.7
Married126,7613.2555.4
Female28,8943.4243.2
Male13,0833.4246.7

3.15

Average Family Size

2.35

Average Household Size

6.1%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

1.6%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

San Francisco County, California Households

San Francisco County, California Education

San Francisco County, California Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade51,6127.56%
9th to 12th Grade31,0064.54%
High School Graduate84,07212.31%
Some College99,03014.50%
Associates Degree36,2885.31%
Bachelors Degree228,29433.42%
Graduate Degree152,77222.37%

San Francisco County, California Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White299,409293,606224,516
Asian236,891186,254105,273
Hispanic91,85170,36229,641
Other Race44,17531,93910,378
Black33,96130,3029,256
Multiple Races23,13921,86413,734
Native American2,5252,052674
Islander2,0291,845462

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 98.06%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 74.99%.

San Francisco County, California Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$59,491$64,498$52,593
Less Than High School$21,887$24,720$18,291
High School Grad$29,017$30,791$26,138
Some College$40,125$43,828$35,376
Bachelors Degree$74,398$83,304$66,883
Graduate Degree$97,563$113,734$82,623

$59,491

Average Earnings

$64,498

Average Male

$52,593

Average Female

San Francisco County, California Language

San Francisco County, California Language by Age

San Francisco County, California Language

56.25% of San Francisco County, California residents speak only English, while 43.75% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Asian, which is spoken by 25.70% of the population.

San Francisco County, California Poverty

San Francisco County, California Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Asian291,83434,51911.83%
White348,38927,6137.93%
Hispanic128,48317,79513.85%
Black44,24914,06831.79%
Other63,1959,70315.35%
Multiple42,5875,31312.48%
Islander3,17165220.56%
Native3,23845113.93%

11.65%

Overall Poverty Rate

10.74%

Male Poverty Rate

12.60%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in San Francisco County, California

The race most likely to be in poverty in San Francisco County, California is Black, with 31.79% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in San Francisco County, California is White, with 7.93% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.33%. Among those working part-time, it was 15.57%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 26.40%.

San Francisco County, California Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School22.59%
High School15.13%
Some College13.09%
Bachelors or Greater5.47%

San Francisco County, California Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed32.89%
Male Unemployed28.56%
Female Employed5.60%
Male Employed4.51%

San Francisco County, California Income

San Francisco County, California Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$96,265$137,761
Families$114,049$162,722
Married Families$137,343$187,355
Non Families$77,582$111,866

San Francisco County, California Marital Status

San Francisco County, California Marital Status

Marriage Rates

39.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

40.1%

Male Marriage Rate

39.4%

Female Marriage Rate

San Francisco County, California Married by Age and Sex

San Francisco County, California Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55To64.

San Francisco County, California Marital Status by Race


Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S1201

San Francisco County, California Veterans

San Francisco County, California Veterans by War

24,582

Number of Veterans

22,733

Male Veterans

1,849

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam8,044
First Gulf War3,797
Second Gulf War3,613
Korea2,534
World War II2,002

San Francisco County, California Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
75+7,472
65 to 746,070
35 to 544,996
55 to 643,698
18 to 342,346

San Francisco County, California Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White15,0174.12%
Asian4,4041.69%
Black3,2368.48%
Hispanic2,3552.24%
2 or More7992.82%
Other7461.45%
Hawaiian1967.67%
Indian1846.64%

San Francisco County, California Veterans by Education

9.86%

Veteran Poverty Rate

28.27%

Veteran Disability Rate

San Francisco County, California Employment Status

San Francisco County, California Employment by Age

70.4%

Labor Force Participation

66.5%

Employment Rate

5.4%

Unemployment Rate

San Francisco County, California Employment by Race

San Francisco County, California Employment by Education

Population of Cities in San Francisco County, California

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
San Francisco805193870887656948.16%
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