Cupertino, California Population 2020

59,502

Cupertino is a city located in California. With a 2020 population of 59,502, it is the 154th largest city in California and the 648th largest city in the United States. Cupertino is currently declining at a rate of -0.56% annually but its population has increased by 2.06% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 58,302 in 2010. Cupertino reached it's highest population of 60,955 in 2016. Spanning over 11 miles, Cupertino has a population density of 5,260 people per square mile.

The average household income in Cupertino is $196,770 with a poverty rate of 5.44%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $3,005 per month, and the median house value is $1.58 Mn. The median age in Cupertino is 41.4 years, 40.8 years for males, and 41.8 years for females. For every 100 females there are 96.6 males.

Cupertino Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Cupertino was:

  • Asian: 67.76%
  • White: 27.12%
  • Two or more races: 2.98%
  • Other race: 1.09%
  • Black or African American: 0.77%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.16%
  • Native American: 0.11%
The current population of Cupertino, California is 59,502, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 60,170.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 58,302.

Cupertino, California Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
Asian41,07467.76%
White16,44127.12%
Two or More Races1,8052.98%
Some Other Race6631.09%
Black or African American4650.77%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander970.16%
American Indian and Alaska Native690.11%

Cupertino Population Pyramid 2020

Cupertino Median Age

41.4


Total

40.8


Male

41.8


Female

Cupertino Adults

There are 44,668 adults, (8,424 of whom are seniors) in Cupertino.

Cupertino Age Dependency

67.2

Age Dependency Ratio

23.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

44

Child Dependency Ratio

Cupertino Sex Ratio

Female

30,834

50.87%

Male

29,780

49.13%

Cupertino Households and Families

Cupertino Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Cupertino Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married65%35%
All60.7%39.3%
Female60.6%39.4%
Non Family49.5%50.5%
Male34.9%65.1%

60.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All20,6572.9160.7
Married14,5093.3965
Non Family4,4971.3349.5
Female1,1842.9260.6
Male4673.3434.9

3.31

Average Family Size

2.91

Average Household Size

2.3%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.1%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Cupertino Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade6081.48%
9th to 12th Grade5431.32%
High School Graduate2,3045.61%
Some College3,3268.10%
Associates Degree2,2015.36%
Bachelors Degree13,87633.79%
Graduate Degree18,20644.34%

Cupertino Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
Asian26,67126,09722,952
White12,30912,0148,241
Hispanic1,2271,009397
Multiple Races516505406
Other Race38325654
Black289269111
Islander86607
Native American564912

The highest rate of high school graduation is among multiple races people with a rate of 97.87%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 86.06%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$113,149$148,306$74,993
Less Than High School$25,982$$23,598
High School Grad$45,625$55,625$32,404
Some College$45,426$60,688$31,451
Bachelors Degree$104,895$137,422$74,381
Graduate Degree$139,615$161,620$102,551

$113,149

Average Earnings

$148,306

Average Male

$74,993

Average Female

Cupertino Language

Cupertino Language by Age

Cupertino Language

36.09% of Cupertino residents speak only English, while 63.91% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Asian and Pacific Island languages, which is spoken by 44.75% of the population.

Cupertino Poverty

Cupertino Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Asian40,9792,3865.82%
White14,9526384.27%
Hispanic2,12922710.66%
Other59912320.53%
Black4338820.32%

5.44%

Overall Poverty Rate

4.86%

Male Poverty Rate

6.00%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Cupertino

The race most likely to be in poverty in Cupertino is Other, with 20.53% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Cupertino is White, with 4.27% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.52%. Among those working part-time, it was 6.85%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 12.77%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School11.42%
Some College9.78%
High School7.89%
Bachelors or Greater3.41%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed18.45%
Female Unemployed16.91%
Female Employed2.47%
Male Employed1.33%

Cupertino Income

Cupertino Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$163,954$196,770
Families$192,041$223,269
Married Families$201,949-
Non Families$73,874$96,234

Cupertino Marital Status

Cupertino Marital Status

Marriage Rates

65.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

67.0%

Male Marriage Rate

63.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Cupertino Married by Age and Sex

Cupertino Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 45-54, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Cupertino Marital Status by Race

Cupertino Veterans

1,198

Number of Veterans

1,113

Male Veterans

85

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam401
Korea311
World War II114
First Gulf War78
Second Gulf War35
Age Group Veterans
75+739
65 to 74269
35 to 54103
55 to 6466
18 to 3421
Name Veterans % of Total
White1,0127.37%
Asian1460.50%
2 or More263.85%
Hispanic181.18%
Black144.02%

$Cupertino Veterans by Education

0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

25.13%

Veteran Disability Rate

Cupertino Employment Status

60.5%

Labor Force Participation

57.5%

Employment Rate

4.9%

Unemployment Rate

Cupertino Place of Birth

Origin of Non-Citizens

Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

31.69%

Born in California

46.58%

Native Born

53.42%

Foreign Born

23.19%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

46.58% of Cupertino residents were born in the United States, with 31.69% having been born in California. 23.19% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202059,502-334-0.56%
201959,836-334-0.56%
201860,170-451-0.74%
201760,621-334-0.55%
201660,9553840.63%
201560,571-75-0.12%
201460,6464080.68%
201360,2384380.73%
201259,8006111.03%
201159,1894860.83%
201058,7038,1571.51%
200050,54610,2832.30%
199040,2635,9661.62%
198034,29716,4026.72%
197017,89514,23117.19%
19603,6641,2264.16%
19502,4382,13823.31%
19403000.00%