Potrero, California Population 2022

646
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Potrero is a city located in San Diego County California. With a 2020 population of 646, it is the 1113th largest city in California and the 17606th largest city in the United States. Potrero is currently declining at a rate of -0.15% annually and its population has decreased by -0.31% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 648 in 2020. Spanning over 3 miles, Potrero has a population density of 205 people per square mile.

The average household income in Potrero is $95,636 with a poverty rate of 40.80%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to - per month, and the median house value is -. The median age in Potrero is 24.8 years, 33.4 years for males, and 23.1 years for females.

Potrero Demographics

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

  • White: 64.00%
  • Other race: 36.00%
  • Black or African American: 0.00%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Two or more races: 0.00%
The current population of Potrero, California is 646 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 648.

Potrero, California Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White16064.00%
Some Other Race9036.00%
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Potrero Population by Race

Potrero Population Pyramid 2022

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Potrero Median Age

42.3


Total

42.4


Male

28.9


Female

Potrero Adults

There are 213 adults, (48 of whom are seniors) in Potrero.

Potrero Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

29.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

22.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Potrero Sex Ratio

Female

75

30.00%

Male

175

70.00%

Potrero Population by Age

Potrero Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Potrero Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married100%0%
All34.1%65.9%
Male0%0%
Female0%0%
Non Family0%100%

34.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Potrero Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All445.6834.1
Married159.87100
Male00
Female00
Non Family293.520

9.87

Average Family Size

5.68

Average Household Size

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Potrero Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade4824.74%
9th to 12th Grade3920.10%
High School Graduate10.52%
Some College2010.31%
Associates Degree3417.53%
Bachelors Degree5226.80%
Graduate Degree0.00%
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Potrero Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Potrero Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Hispanic19410752
Other Race907622

The highest rate of high school graduation is among other race people with a rate of 84.44%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among hispanic people with a rate of 26.80%.

Potrero Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$35,179$65,398$21,287
Less Than 9th Grade$$$
High School Graduate$$$
Some College$$$
Bachelors Degree$$$
Graduate Degree$$$

$35,179

Average Earnings

$65,398

Average Male

$21,287

Average Female

Potrero Earnings by Educational Attainment

Potrero Language by Age

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Potrero Language

0.00% of Potrero residents speak only English, while 100.00% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 100.00% of the population.

Potrero Language

Potrero Poverty by Race

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40.80%

Overall Poverty Rate

58.29%

Male Poverty Rate

0.00%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Potrero

The race most likely to be in poverty in Potrero is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Potrero is Hispanic, with 40.96% 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 0.00%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 73.38%.

Potrero Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade83.91%
High School0.00%
Some College0.00%
Bachelors or Greater55.77%

Potrero Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed0.00%
Male Unemployed0.00%
Female Employed0.00%
Female Unemployed0.00%

Potrero Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Potrero Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households-$64,043
Families--
Married Families--
Non Families--
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Income by Household Type

Potrero Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

34.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

24.4%

Male Marriage Rate

62.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Potrero Married by Age and Sex

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Potrero Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 20-34, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Potrero Marital Status by Race

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Potrero Marital Status

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34

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War
First Gulf War
Vietnam34
Korea
World War II

Potrero Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 34
35 to 54
55 to 64
65 to 7434
75+

Potrero Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White3427.64%
Hispanic3416.04%

Potrero Veterans by Race

Potrero Veterans by Education

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100.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

100.00%

Veteran Disability Rate

Potrero Veterans by Education

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35.5%

Labor Force Participation

35%

Employment Rate

1.3%

Unemployment Rate

Potrero Employment by Age

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Potrero Employment by Race

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Potrero 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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57.60%

Born in Potrero

57.60%

Native Born

42.40%

Foreign Born

8.00%

Non Citizen

34.40%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

57.60% of Potrero residents were born in the United States, with 57.60% having been born in California. 8.00% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Potrero Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20106560.00%
2011655-1-0.15%
2012654-1-0.15%
2013653-1-0.15%
2014652-1-0.15%
2015651-1-0.15%
2016650-1-0.15%
2017649-1-0.15%
2018648-1-0.15%
2019647-1-0.15%
202064810.15%
2021647-1-0.15%
2022646-1-0.15%

Potrero Population by Year