Daly City, California Population 2020

106,598

Daly City is a city located in California. With a 2020 population of 106,598, it is the 66th largest city in California and the 291st largest city in the United States. Daly City is currently declining at a rate of -0.19% annually but its population has increased by 5.41% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 101,123 in 2010. Daly City reached it's highest population of 107,008 in 2018. Spanning over 8 miles, Daly City has a population density of 13,951 people per square mile.

The average household income in Daly City is $108,168 with a poverty rate of 8.60%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $2,075 per month, and the median house value is $711,800. The median age in Daly City is 39.6 years, 37.4 years for males, and 41.7 years for females. For every 100 females there are 97.7 males.

Daly City Demographics

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

  • Asian: 56.96%
  • White: 21.78%
  • Other race: 11.89%
  • Two or more races: 4.68%
  • Black or African American: 3.23%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 1.09%
  • Native American: 0.37%
The current population of Daly City, California is 106,598, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 107,008.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 101,123.

Daly City, California Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
Asian60,73956.96%
White23,22821.78%
Some Other Race12,67511.89%
Two or More Races4,9894.68%
Black or African American3,4423.23%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander1,1661.09%
American Indian and Alaska Native3990.37%

Daly City Population Pyramid 2020

Daly City Median Age

39.6


Total

37.4


Male

41.7


Female

Daly City Adults

There are 89,729 adults, (17,799 of whom are seniors) in Daly City.

Daly City Age Dependency

48.3

Age Dependency Ratio

24.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

23.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Daly City Sex Ratio

Female

53,937

50.58%

Male

52,701

49.42%

Daly City Households and Families

Daly City Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Daly City Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married67.4%32.6%
All57.1%42.9%
Female52.1%47.9%
Male45.5%54.5%
Non Family44%56%

57.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All31,6203.3557.1
Married15,9224.0367.4
Non Family8,4521.644
Female4,5793.7452.1
Male2,6674.145.5

3.75

Average Family Size

3.35

Average Household Size

5.1%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.4%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Daly City Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade6,1887.83%
9th to 12th Grade5,0046.33%
High School Graduate15,57619.70%
Some College16,41420.76%
Associates Degree6,7068.48%
Bachelors Degree22,82828.87%
Graduate Degree6,3638.05%

Daly City Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
Asian46,97541,21720,387
Hispanic16,29012,0213,230
White11,22210,4234,584
Other Race8,3536,0751,365
Black2,7622,545399
Multiple Races2,2902,069878
Islander72869993
Native American29524855

The highest rate of high school graduation is among islander people with a rate of 96.02%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 43.40%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$41,901$43,924$40,291
Less Than High School$26,853$30,627$22,012
High School Grad$35,066$36,017$33,802
Some College$40,643$42,473$36,758
Bachelors Degree$52,150$55,009$48,698
Graduate Degree$85,698$93,832$75,256

$41,901

Average Earnings

$43,924

Average Male

$40,291

Average Female

Daly City Language

Daly City Language by Age

Daly City Language

33.65% of Daly City residents speak only English, while 66.35% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Asian and Pacific Island languages, which is spoken by 44.16% of the population.

Daly City Poverty

Daly City Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Asian60,5114,2677.05%
Hispanic25,2922,77410.97%
Other12,5621,48811.85%
White13,4711,1998.90%
Multiple4,95661012.31%
Black3,36245113.41%
Islander1,166534.55%
Native399276.77%

8.60%

Overall Poverty Rate

8.20%

Male Poverty Rate

9.00%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Daly City

The race most likely to be in poverty in Daly City is Black, with 13.41% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Daly City is Islander, with 4.55% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.30%. Among those working part-time, it was 12.90%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 15.59%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School12.87%
High School7.16%
Some College6.70%
Bachelors or Greater4.05%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed24.15%
Female Unemployed22.25%
Female Employed4.38%
Male Employed4.02%

Daly City Income

Daly City Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$90,335$108,168
Families$97,202$114,007
Married Families$109,850$126,582
Non Families$57,224$74,286

Daly City Marital Status

Daly City Marital Status

Marriage Rates

45.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

48.0%

Male Marriage Rate

43.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Daly City Married by Age and Sex

Daly City Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55-64.

Daly City Marital Status by Race

Daly City Veterans

3,006

Number of Veterans

2,774

Male Veterans

232

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam1,047
Second Gulf War685
Korea384
First Gulf War365
World War II151
Age Group Veterans
65 to 74802
75+725
55 to 64512
18 to 34503
35 to 54464
Name Veterans % of Total
White1,1946.00%
Asian9251.77%
Black47215.38%
Hispanic4622.37%
2 or More1926.05%
Other1891.88%
Indian216.29%
Hawaiian131.57%

$Daly City Veterans by Education

3.12%

Veteran Poverty Rate

23.00%

Veteran Disability Rate

Daly City Employment Status

68.6%

Labor Force Participation

64.7%

Employment Rate

5.7%

Unemployment Rate

Daly City 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

38.99%

Born in California

48.04%

Native Born

51.96%

Foreign Born

17.79%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

48.04% of Daly City residents were born in the United States, with 38.99% having been born in California. 17.79% 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
2020106,598-205-0.19%
2019106,803-205-0.19%
2018107,0082720.25%
2017106,736-205-0.19%
2016106,9413310.31%
2015106,6106380.60%
2014105,9729250.88%
2013105,0471,0861.04%
2012103,9611,4761.44%
2011102,4851,2031.19%
2010101,282-2,343-0.23%
2000103,62511,3141.16%
199092,31113,7921.63%
198078,51911,5971.61%
197066,92222,1314.10%
196044,79129,60011.42%
195015,1915,5664.67%
19409,6251,7872.08%
19307,8384,0597.57%
19203,7790.00%