Hollister is a city located in San Benito County California. It is also the county seat of San Benito County. With a 2020 population of 42,720, it is the 199th largest city in California and the 915th largest city in the United States . Hollister is currently growing at a rate of 2.37% annually and its population has increased by 22.31% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 34,928 in 2010. Hollister reached it's highest population of 42,720 in 2021. Spanning over 7 miles, Hollister has a population density of 5,814 people per square mile.
The average household income in Hollister is $93,465 with a poverty rate of 9.75%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,517 per month, and the median house value is $476,800. The median age in Hollister is 33.4 years, 32.7 years for males, and 34.1 years for females.