San Leandro, California Population 2020

88,965

San Leandro is a city located in Alameda County, California. With a 2020 population of 88,965, it is the 91st largest city in California and the 380th largest city in the United States. San Leandro is currently declining at a rate of -0.41% annually but its population has increased by 4.73% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 84,950 in 2010. San Leandro reached it's highest population of 90,666 in 2016. Spanning over 16 miles, San Leandro has a population density of 6,669 people per square mile.

The average household income in San Leandro is $92,607 with a poverty rate of 9.91%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,491 per month, and the median house value is $543,100. The median age in San Leandro is 40.5 years, 39.7 years for males, and 41 years for females. For every 100 females there are 91.7 males.

San Leandro Ca Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of San Leandro Ca was:

  • White: 37.68%
  • Asian: 34.47%
  • Black or African American: 10.73%
  • Other race: 8.58%
  • Two or more races: 6.55%
  • Native American: 1.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.99%
The current population of San Leandro, California is 88,965, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 89,703. The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 84,950.

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White33,95337.68%
Asian31,05534.47%
Black or African American9,67110.73%
Some Other Race7,7338.58%
Two or More Races5,9046.55%
American Indian and Alaska Native8981.00%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander8890.99%

San Leandro Ca Population Pyramid 2020

San Leandro Ca Median Age

40.5


Total

39.7


Male

41


Female

San Leandro Ca Adults

There are 72,159 adults, (13,578 of whom are seniors) in San Leandro Ca.

San Leandro Ca Age Dependency

53.8

Age Dependency Ratio

23.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

30.6

Child Dependency Ratio

San Leandro Ca Sex Ratio

Female

46,997

52.16%

Male

43,106

47.84%

San Leandro Ca Households and Families

San Leandro Ca Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

San Leandro Ca Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married68.7%31.3%
Male57.7%42.3%
All54.9%45.1%
Non Family44.8%55.2%
Female33.2%66.8%

54.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All31,7272.8254.9
Married14,7563.5268.7
Non Family10,2471.3444.8
Female4,8213.5933.2
Male1,9033.4757.7

3.41

Average Family Size

2.82

Average Household Size

7.1%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.3%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

San Leandro Ca Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade5,8569.06%
9th to 12th Grade5,6918.81%
High School Graduate15,93324.65%
Some College12,93920.02%
Associates Degree4,8137.45%
Bachelors Degree13,21620.45%
Graduate Degree6,1769.56%

San Leandro Ca Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
Asian23,36018,6578,381
White17,73616,5146,119
Hispanic14,5779,8992,185
Black6,7396,1392,009
Other Race4,5502,945599
Multiple Races2,9242,427809
Islander660593148
Native American655396123

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 93.11%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 35.88%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$42,890$48,092$39,397
Less Than High School$30,919$36,486$23,030
High School Grad$35,682$38,716$31,187
Some College$41,631$50,955$36,498
Bachelors Degree$60,912$72,991$54,813
Graduate Degree$69,768$79,583$64,692

$42,890

Average Earnings

$48,092

Average Male

$39,397

Average Female

San Leandro Ca Language

San Leandro Ca Language by Age

San Leandro Ca Language

48.34% of San Leandro Ca residents speak only English, while 51.66% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Asian and Pacific Island languages, which is spoken by 27.35% of the population.

San Leandro Ca Poverty

San Leandro Ca Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Asian30,9743,49911.30%
Hispanic24,3082,1548.86%
White20,8961,7788.51%
Black9,5701,17212.25%
Other7,5736098.04%
Multiple5,8992914.93%
Native89810011.14%
Islander889455.06%

9.91%

Overall Poverty Rate

8.57%

Male Poverty Rate

11.13%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in San Leandro Ca

The race most likely to be in poverty in San Leandro Ca is Black, with 12.25% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in San Leandro Ca is Multiple, with 4.93% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.44%. Among those working part-time, it was 10.81%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 20.03%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School16.52%
High School11.15%
Some College8.13%
Bachelors or Greater5.07%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed28.55%
Female Unemployed26.78%
Female Employed5.02%
Male Employed2.73%

San Leandro Ca Income

San Leandro Ca Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$70,723$92,607
Families$85,017$102,064
Married Families$98,960$115,209
Non Families$46,116$66,909

San Leandro Ca Marital Status

San Leandro Ca Marital Status

Marriage Rates

46.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

49.1%

Male Marriage Rate

44.8%

Female Marriage Rate

San Leandro Ca Married by Age and Sex

San Leandro Ca 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 Leandro Ca Marital Status by Race

San Leandro Ca Veterans

3,682

Number of Veterans

3,297

Male Veterans

385

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam1,264
First Gulf War570
Second Gulf War507
World War II355
Korea255
Name Veterans % of Total
White2,2197.88%
Hispanic5793.30%
Asian5742.28%
Black4735.93%
2 or More2106.15%
Other1322.29%
Hawaiian587.51%
Indian162.01%

$San Leandro Ca Veterans by Education

6.38%

Veteran Poverty Rate

27.95%

Veteran Disability Rate

San Leandro Ca Employment Status

66.1%

Labor Force Participation

62.6%

Employment Rate

5.2%

Unemployment Rate

San Leandro Ca Place of Birth

Origin of Non-Citizens

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

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

51.61%

Born in California

63.76%

Native Born

36.24%

Foreign Born

14.06%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

63.76% of San Leandro Ca residents were born in the United States, with 51.61% having been born in California. 14.06% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202088,965-369-0.41%
201989,334-369-0.41%
201889,703-594-0.66%
201790,297-369-0.41%
201690,6661270.14%
201590,5391,3001.46%
201489,2391,1371.29%
201388,1021,1131.28%
201286,9891,0731.25%
201185,9168030.94%
201085,1135,6610.69%
200079,45211,2291.54%
199068,2234,2710.65%
198063,952-4,746-0.71%
197068,6982,7360.41%
196065,96238,4209.13%
195027,54212,9416.55%
194014,6013,1462.46%
193011,4555,7527.22%
19205,7032,2325.09%
19103,4711,2184.42%
19002,2538842.52%
18801,36994312.38%
18704260.00%