Lakeside, California Population 2024

21,759

Lakeside is a city located in San Diego County California. Lakeside has a 2024 population of 21,759. Lakeside is currently declining at a rate of annually and its population has increased by 3.46% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 21,032 in 2020.

The average household income in Lakeside is $108,607 with a poverty rate of 7.94%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to - per month, and the median house value is -. The median age in Lakeside is 38.4 years, 37.9 years for males, and 38.6 years for females.

Lakeside Demographics

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

  • White: 80.59%
  • Two or more races: 10.23%
  • Other race: 4%
  • Black or African American: 2.63%
  • Asian: 1.82%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.37%
  • Native American: 0.36%
Land Area (mi²)
6.9 sq mi
Density (mi²)
3,140.50/sq mi
Growth Since 2020
3.46% (727)
The current population of Lakeside, California is 21,759 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 21,032.

Lakeside, California Population 2024

Population by Race

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Race
Population
Percentage (of total)
White17,53680.59%
Two or more races2,22610.23%
Other race8704%
Black or African American5732.63%
Asian3961.82%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander800.37%
Native American780.36%
showing: 7 rows

White

Two or more races

Other race

Black or African American

Asian

Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander

Native American

Lakeside Population by Race

Lakeside Population Pyramid 2024

Lakeside Median Age

38.4

Total

37.9

Male

38.6

Female

Lakeside Adults

There are 16,714 adults, (4,314 of whom are seniors) in Lakeside.

Lakeside Age Dependency

75.5

Age Dependency Ratio

34.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

40.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Lakeside Sex Ratio

Female11,50152.86%
Male10,25847.14%

Lakeside Population by Age

Lakeside Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Household Type
Count
Average Size
Owner
Renter
All7,2442.9769.330.7
Married3,7123.4776.323.7
Non Family2,1831.3765.634.4
Female1,0804.3645.954.1
Male2693.5196.33.7
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3.55

Average Family Size

2.97

Average Household Size

69.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Married

Male

Female

NonFamily

owner

renter

Lakeside Households and Families

Male

Female

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Less Than 9th Grade

9th to 12th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Associates Degree

Bachelors Degree

Graduate Degree

Lakeside Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Lakeside Educational Attainment by Race

High School Graduation Rate

Bachelors Rate

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The highest rate of high school graduation is among native american people with a rate of 100%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among native american people with a rate of 66.67%.

Lakeside Educational Attainment by Race

All

Male

Female

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$55,237

Average Earnings

$66,417

Average Male

$46,260

Average Female

Lakeside Earnings by Educational Attainment

Lakeside Language by Age

Only English

Spanish

Other Indo-European Languages

Asian and Pacific Island Languages

Other Languages

Lakeside Language

84.01% of Lakeside residents speak only English, while 15.99% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 11.96% of the population.

Lakeside Language

Lakeside Poverty by Race

rate

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Name
Total
In Poverty
Poverty Rate
White14,9901,2018.01%
Hispanic4,5383327.32%
Multiple2,13922510.52%
Other862404.64%
Asian392225.61%
Black554183.25%
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7.94%

Overall Poverty Rate

6.85%

Male Poverty Rate

8.93%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Lakeside

The race most likely to be in poverty in Lakeside is Multiple, with 10.52% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Lakeside is Black, with 3.25% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.86%. Among those working part-time, it was 14.2%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 11.9%.

Lakeside Poverty

rate

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Rate
Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade19.43%
High School11.44%
Bachelors or Greater5.48%
Some College4.66%
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Lakeside Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate
Poverty
Male Unemployed12.5%
Male Employed5.25%
Female Employed4.91%
Female Unemployed4.85%
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Lakeside Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Lakeside Income by Household Type

Households

Families

MarriedFamilies

NonFamilies

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mean

median

Income by Household Type

Lakeside Marital Status

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Marriage Rates

47.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

47.2%

Male Marriage Rate

47.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Lakeside Married by Age and Sex

male

female

Lakeside Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Lakeside Marital Status by Race

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Lakeside Marital Status

Second Gulf War

First Gulf War

Vietnam

Korea

World War II

1,834

Number of Veterans

1,566

Male Veterans

268

Female Veterans

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Lakeside Veterans by War

count

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Lakeside Veterans by Age

count

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Lakeside Veterans by Race

Lakeside Veterans by Education

Less Than 9th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Bachelors or Greater

3.52%

Veteran Poverty Rate

32.14%

Veteran Disability Rate

Lakeside Veterans by Education

LaborForceParticipation

59.4%

Labor Force Participation

54.1%

Employment Rate

7.7%

Unemployment Rate

Lakeside Employment by Age

LaborForceParticipation

Lakeside Employment by Race

LaborForceParticipation

Lakeside Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

Europe

Asia

Africa

Oceania

Latin America

North America

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

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

Europe

Asia

Africa

Oceania

Latin America

North America

68.04%

Born in Lakeside

91.72%

Native Born

8.28%

Foreign Born

3.7%

Non Citizen

4.58%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

91.72% of Lakeside residents were born in the United States, with 68.04% having been born in California. 3.7% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Lakeside Place of Birth

Note: data after 2022 is projected based on recent change

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Year
Population
Growth
Growth Rate
202421,759
202321,759
202221,7593761.76%
202121,3833511.67%
202021,032-885-4.04%
201921,917-643-2.85%
201822,5607333.36%
201721,8273391.58%
201621,488750.35%
201521,4133341.58%
201421,0792731.31%
201320,806-385-1.82%
201221,1913601.73%
201120,8311830.89%
201020,648
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Lakeside Population by Year