San Bruno, California Population 2022

44,466
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San Bruno is a city located in San Mateo County California. With a 2020 population of 44,466, it is the 210th largest city in California and the 1001st largest city in the United States. San Bruno is currently growing at a rate of 0.63% annually and its population has increased by 1.27% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 43,908 in 2020. Spanning over 5 miles, San Bruno has a population density of 8,123 people per square mile.

The average household income in San Bruno is $133,479 with a poverty rate of 5.26%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $2,459 per month, and the median house value is $958,300. The median age in San Bruno is 39.3 years, 39.2 years for males, and 39.5 years for females.

San Bruno Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of San Brunowas:

  • White: 42.06%
  • Asian: 31.16%
  • Other race: 13.59%
  • Two or more races: 9.35%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 2.93%
  • Black or African American: 0.80%
  • Native American: 0.10%
The current population of San Bruno, California is 44,466 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 43,908.

San Bruno, California Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White18,78542.06%
Black or African American3590.80%
American Indian and Alaska Native450.10%
Asian13,91731.16%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander1,3082.93%
Some Other Race6,07113.59%
Two or More Races4,1789.35%
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San Bruno Population by Race

San Bruno Population Pyramid 2022

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San Bruno Median Age

38.8


Total

37.4


Male

39.8


Female

San Bruno Adults

There are 36,477 adults, (6,789 of whom are seniors) in San Bruno.

San Bruno Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

22.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

27.6

Child Dependency Ratio

San Bruno Sex Ratio

Female

22,048

49.37%

Male

22,615

50.63%

San Bruno Population by Age

San Bruno Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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San Bruno Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married73.5%26.5%
All60.5%39.5%
Female46.9%53.1%
Male44.3%55.7%
Non Family44.3%55.7%

60.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

San Bruno Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All15,2292.960.5
Married8,3363.5273.5
Male7663.6344.3
Female1,4013.5446.9
Non Family4,7261.5144.3

3.4

Average Family Size

2.9

Average Household Size

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San Bruno Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2,0326.20%
9th to 12th Grade1,6705.09%
High School Graduate5,51216.81%
Some College6,24519.05%
Associates Degree3,0829.40%
Bachelors Degree9,74529.72%
Graduate Degree4,50213.73%
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San Bruno Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

San Bruno Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Asian10,88510,2136,577
White10,79310,1684,959
Black27925284
2+ Races2,2031,771646
Hispanic8,7706,7262,002
Other Race4,1143,263939
Islander974712165
Native American4527

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 94.21%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 60.42%.

San Bruno Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$57,396$63,916$52,330
Less Than 9th Grade$36,171$41,643$21,724
High School Graduate$39,927$43,474$37,489
Some College$50,748$54,944$39,754
Bachelors Degree$72,181$80,916$66,942
Graduate Degree$104,565$103,618$105,985

$57,396

Average Earnings

$63,916

Average Male

$52,330

Average Female

San Bruno Earnings by Educational Attainment

San Bruno Language by Age

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San Bruno Language

48.55% of San Bruno residents speak only English, while 51.45% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 22.04% of the population.

San Bruno Language

San Bruno Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Native452146.67%
Black3526217.61%
Hispanic13,3479176.87%
White13,4046444.80%
Asian13,8545574.02%
Islander1,306151.15%
Other122NaN%
Multiple4,1421583.81%

5.26%

Overall Poverty Rate

4.70%

Male Poverty Rate

5.84%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in San Bruno

The race most likely to be in poverty in San Bruno is Native, with 46.67% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in San Bruno is Multiple, with 3.81% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.93%. Among those working part-time, it was 6.57%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 12.45%.

San Bruno Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade8.91%
High School5.67%
Some College4.93%
Bachelors or Greater2.73%

San Bruno Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed2.26%
Male Unemployed15.67%
Female Employed2.54%
Female Unemployed4.05%

San Bruno Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

San Bruno Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$113,103$137,826
Families$129,774$154,014
Married Families$144,323-
Non Families$74,413$91,504
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Income by Household Type

San Bruno Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

50.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

51.6%

Male Marriage Rate

49.7%

Female Marriage Rate

San Bruno Married by Age and Sex

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San Bruno 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.

San Bruno Marital Status by Race

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San Bruno Marital Status

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1,278

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War196
First Gulf War255
Vietnam456
Korea145
World War II84

San Bruno Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 3458
35 to 54351
55 to 6492
65 to 74312
75+465

San Bruno Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White9195.95%
Black318.64%
Asian1170.99%
Other Race601.18%
2+ Races1515.98%
Hispanic3163.11%

San Bruno Veterans by Race

San Bruno Veterans by Education

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2.74%

Veteran Poverty Rate

32.39%

Veteran Disability Rate

San Bruno Veterans by Education

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72.4%

Labor Force Participation

69%

Employment Rate

4.4%

Unemployment Rate

San Bruno Employment by Age

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San Bruno Employment by Race

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San Bruno 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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51.28%

Born in San Bruno

61.04%

Native Born

38.96%

Foreign Born

14.91%

Non Citizen

24.05%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

61.04% of San Bruno residents were born in the United States, with 51.28% having been born in California. 14.91% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

San Bruno Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
19201,5620.00%
19303,6102,0488.74%
19406,5192,9096.09%
195012,4785,9596.71%
196029,06316,5858.82%
197036,2547,1912.24%
198035,417-837-0.23%
199038,9613,5440.96%
200040,1651,2040.30%
201041,1149490.23%
201141,3932790.68%
201241,6722790.67%
201341,9512790.67%
201442,2302790.67%
201542,5092790.66%
201642,7882790.66%
201743,0672790.65%
201843,3462790.65%
201943,6252790.64%
202043,9082830.65%
202144,1872790.64%
202244,4662790.63%

San Bruno Population by Year