Moss Beach is a city located in San Mateo County California. With a 2020 population of 3,236, it is the 757th largest city in California and the 8491st largest city in the United States. Moss Beach is currently growing at a rate of 0.34% annually and its population has increased by 0.68% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 3,214 in 2020. Spanning over 2 miles, Moss Beach has a population density of 1,442 people per square mile.
The average household income in Moss Beach is $177,943 with a poverty rate of 8.57%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $2,120 per month, and the median house value is $963,400. The median age in Moss Beach is 42.9 years, 44.1 years for males, and 39.7 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Moss Beachwas:
The highest rate of high school graduation is among black people with a rate of 100.00%.
The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 71.22%.
69.70% of Moss Beach residents speak only English, while 30.30% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 23.98% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Moss Beach is Native, with 29.63% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Moss Beach is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.00%. Among those working part-time, it was 14.26%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 16.62%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Moss Beach
78.06% of Moss Beach residents were born in the United States, with 51.48% having been born in California. 12.25% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.