Malibu, California Population 2022

10,256
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Malibu is a city located in Los Angeles County California. Malibu has a 2020 population of 10,256. Malibu is currently declining at a rate of -1.90% annually and its population has decreased by -3.74% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 10,654 in 2010.

The average household income in Malibu is $271,666 with a poverty rate of 10.97%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $2,743 per month, and the median house value is $2.00 Mn. The median age in Malibu is 53 years, 51.9 years for males, and 54.2 years for females.

Malibu Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Malibuwas:

  • White: 83.36%
  • Two or more races: 11.28%
  • Asian: 2.63%
  • Other race: 2.06%
  • Black or African American: 0.50%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.18%
  • Native American: 0.00%
The current population of Malibu, California is 10,256 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 10,654.

Malibu, California Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White10,23683.36%
Black or African American610.50%
Asian3232.63%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander220.18%
Some Other Race2532.06%
Two or More Races1,38511.28%
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Malibu Population by Race

Malibu Population Pyramid 2022

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Malibu Median Age

51.1


Total

49.5


Male

53


Female

Malibu Adults

There are 10,119 adults, (3,115 of whom are seniors) in Malibu.

Malibu Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

44.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

30.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Malibu Sex Ratio

Female

6,182

50.34%

Male

6,098

49.66%

Malibu Population by Age

Malibu Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Malibu Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Female90.9%9.1%
Married87.4%12.6%
All78.3%21.7%
Male70.8%29.2%
Non Family64.1%35.9%

78.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Malibu Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All5,1682.3678.3
Married2,6333.1187.4
Male2122.3870.8
Female3842.7890.9
Non Family1,9391.2564.1

2.93

Average Family Size

2.36

Average Household Size

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Malibu Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade890.96%
9th to 12th Grade1441.56%
High School Graduate6947.51%
Some College1,70218.41%
Associates Degree5175.59%
Bachelors Degree3,53438.23%
Graduate Degree2,56427.74%
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Malibu Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Malibu Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Asian211211197
Hispanic972870682
White7,5327,4835,005
Other Race165152109
2+ Races709640467
Black60479
Islander2222

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 93.36%.

Malibu Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$78,409$107,232$60,621
Less Than 9th Grade$$$
High School Graduate$$$
Some College$41,335$51,103$33,594
Bachelors Degree$81,429$125,761$61,169
Graduate Degree$138,036$172,313$103,039

$78,409

Average Earnings

$107,232

Average Male

$60,621

Average Female

Malibu Earnings by Educational Attainment

Malibu Language by Age

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Malibu Language

84.93% of Malibu residents speak only English, while 15.07% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 6.92% of the population.

Malibu Language

Malibu Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black602033.33%
Multiple1,38540729.39%
Asian3227222.36%
White9,4647507.92%
Other23NaN%
Hispanic1,47030020.41%

10.97%

Overall Poverty Rate

12.08%

Male Poverty Rate

9.87%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Malibu

The race most likely to be in poverty in Malibu is Black, with 33.33% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Malibu is Hispanic, with 20.41% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 5.30%. Among those working part-time, it was 15.46%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 11.46%.

Malibu Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade53.22%
High School14.55%
Some College20.55%
Bachelors or Greater3.36%

Malibu Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed8.86%
Male Unemployed4.17%
Female Employed5.84%
Female Unemployed70.30%

Malibu Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Malibu Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$162,716$270,291
Families$200,982$318,424
Married Families$220,760-
Non Families$89,428$181,058
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Income by Household Type

Malibu Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

50.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

51.6%

Male Marriage Rate

49.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Malibu Married by Age and Sex

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Malibu 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 45-54.

Malibu Marital Status by Race

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Malibu Marital Status

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422

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War19
First Gulf War6
Vietnam180
Korea79
World War II19

Malibu Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 3419
35 to 546
55 to 6464
65 to 74140
75+193

Malibu Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White3974.53%
Black610.00%
Asian10.37%
2+ Races182.29%
Hispanic322.96%

Malibu Veterans by Race

Malibu Veterans by Education

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4.50%

Veteran Poverty Rate

32.94%

Veteran Disability Rate

Malibu Veterans by Education

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60.2%

Labor Force Participation

57.7%

Employment Rate

4.1%

Unemployment Rate

Malibu Employment by Age

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Malibu Employment by Race

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Malibu 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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51.39%

Born in Malibu

88.50%

Native Born

11.50%

Foreign Born

4.85%

Non Citizen

6.64%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

88.50% of Malibu residents were born in the United States, with 51.39% having been born in California. 4.85% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Malibu Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
200012,5750.00%
201012,645700.06%
201112,446-199-1.57%
201212,247-199-1.60%
201312,048-199-1.62%
201411,849-199-1.65%
201511,650-199-1.68%
201611,451-199-1.71%
201711,252-199-1.74%
201811,053-199-1.77%
201910,854-199-1.80%
202010,654-200-1.84%
202110,455-199-1.87%
202210,256-199-1.90%

Malibu Population by Year