Los Gatos, California Population 2021

29,468
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Los Gatos is a city located in California. With a 2020 population of 29,468, it is the 245th largest city in California and the 1310th largest city in the United States. Los Gatos is currently declining at a rate of -1.26% annually but its population has increased by 0.19% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 29,413 in 2010. Los Gatos reached it's highest population of 30,984 in 2016. Spanning over 11 miles, Los Gatos has a population density of 2,587 people per square mile.

The average household income in Los Gatos is $217,966 with a poverty rate of 3.83%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $2,341 per month, and the median house value is $1.69 Mn. The median age in Los Gatos is 47.2 years, 45.3 years for males, and 48.5 years for females. For every 100 females there are 95.6 males.

Los Gatos Demographics

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

  • White: 78.61%
  • Asian: 14.75%
  • Two or more races: 4.77%
  • Black or African American: 0.92%
  • Other race: 0.79%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.10%
  • Native American: 0.06%
The current population of Los Gatos, California is 29,468, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 30,599.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 29,413.

Los Gatos, California Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White24,15578.61%
Asian4,53314.75%
Two or More Races1,4664.77%
Black or African American2840.92%
Some Other Race2420.79%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander320.10%
American Indian and Alaska Native170.06%
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Los Gatos Population by Race

Los Gatos Population Pyramid 2021

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Los Gatos Median Age

47.2


Total

45.3


Male

48.5


Female

Los Gatos Adults

There are 23,962 adults, (6,393 of whom are seniors) in Los Gatos.

Los Gatos Age Dependency

74.9

Age Dependency Ratio

36.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

38.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Los Gatos Sex Ratio

Female

15,712

51.13%

Male

15,017

48.87%

Los Gatos Population by Age

Los Gatos Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Los Gatos Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married77%23%
All64.9%35.1%
Female54.4%45.6%
Non Family47.3%52.7%
Male39%61%

64.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Los Gatos Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All12,0832.5164.9
Married7,0233.177
Non Family3,7361.2447.3
Female9962.954.4
Male3283.1339

3.03

Average Family Size

2.51

Average Household Size

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Los Gatos Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2581.14%
9th to 12th Grade4131.83%
High School Graduate1,9318.55%
Some College2,92212.95%
Associates Degree1,2865.70%
Bachelors Degree8,53237.80%
Graduate Degree7,23032.03%
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Los Gatos Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Los Gatos Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Total High School Bachelors
White16,75516,34311,534
Asian3,3283,2702,828
Hispanic1,6171,481743
Multiple Races765704532
Black223219160
Other Race16114819
Native American777

The highest rate of high school graduation is among native american people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among native american people with a rate of 100.00%.

Los Gatos Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$103,422$137,790$67,173
Less Than High School$35,051$35,689$
High School Grad$54,458$56,797$44,926
Some College$54,055$66,389$50,063
Bachelors Degree$107,541$151,060$68,068
Graduate Degree$150,681$184,700$97,181

$103,422

Average Earnings

$137,790

Average Male

$67,173

Average Female

Los Gatos Earnings by Educational Attainment

Los Gatos Language by Age

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Los Gatos Language

76.28% of Los Gatos residents speak only English, while 23.72% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Asian and Pacific Island languages, which is spoken by 9.54% of the population.

Los Gatos Language

Los Gatos Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White22,0278123.69%
Asian4,4811623.62%
Hispanic2,3661456.13%
Multiple1,456583.98%
Other2214118.55%
Black27620.72%

3.83%

Overall Poverty Rate

3.23%

Male Poverty Rate

4.41%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Los Gatos

The race most likely to be in poverty in Los Gatos is Other, with 18.55% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Los Gatos is Black, with 0.72% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.25%. Among those working part-time, it was 5.62%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 8.54%.

Los Gatos Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than High School11.61%
High School10.21%
Some College6.06%
Bachelors or Greater2.48%

Los Gatos Poverty Rate by Education

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Name Poverty
Female Unemployed20.06%
Male Unemployed11.70%
Female Employed1.84%
Male Employed1.82%

Los Gatos Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Los Gatos Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$155,863$217,966
Families$199,129$259,820
Married Families$218,640-
Non Families$88,704$117,235
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Income by Household Type

Los Gatos Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

58.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

61.0%

Male Marriage Rate

56.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Los Gatos Married by Age and Sex

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Los Gatos 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 35-44.

Los Gatos Marital Status by Race

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Los Gatos Marital Status

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998

Number of Veterans

943

Male Veterans

55

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam373
Korea189
Second Gulf War98
First Gulf War57
World War II49

Los Gatos Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
75+425
65 to 74284
55 to 64124
35 to 5499
18 to 3466

Los Gatos Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White9404.93%
Asian491.38%
Hispanic191.06%
Black94.04%

Los Gatos Veterans by Race

Los Gatos Veterans by Education

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4.55%

Veteran Poverty Rate

26.60%

Veteran Disability Rate

Los Gatos Veterans by Education

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61%

Labor Force Participation

58.3%

Employment Rate

4.5%

Unemployment Rate

Los Gatos Employment by Age

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Los Gatos Employment by Race

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Los Gatos Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

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

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

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47.90%

Born in California

78.15%

Native Born

21.85%

Foreign Born

8.20%

Non Citizen

13.65%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

78.15% of Los Gatos residents were born in the United States, with 47.90% having been born in California. 8.20% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Los Gatos Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202129,468-377-1.26%
202029,845-377-1.25%
201930,222-377-1.23%
201830,599-315-1.02%
201730,914-70-0.23%
201630,984140.05%
201530,970-6-0.02%
201430,9762540.83%
201330,7222790.92%
201230,4433201.06%
201130,1233311.11%
201029,7921,2000.41%
200028,5921,2350.44%
199027,3574510.17%
198026,9064,2931.75%
197022,61313,5779.61%
19609,0364,1296.30%
19504,9071,3103.15%
19403,5974291.28%
19303,1688513.18%
19202,317850.37%
19102,2323171.54%
19001,9152631.49%
18901,6521,09711.52%
18805550.00%

Los Gatos Population by Year