Goleta is a city located in Santa Barbara County California. With a 2020 population of 30,825, it is the 237th largest city in California and the 1264th largest city in the United States . Goleta is currently declining at a rate of -0.14% annually but its population has increased by 3.14% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 29,888 in 2010. Goleta reached it's highest population of in . Spanning over 8 miles, Goleta has a population density of 3,926 people per square mile.
The average household income in Goleta is $110,285 with a poverty rate of 7.86%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,999 per month, and the median house value is $797,700. The median age in Goleta is 35.8 years, 34.7 years for males, and 36.7 years for females.