Santa Clarita is a city located in California. With a 2020 population of 211,839, it is the 21st largest city in California and the 110th largest city in the United States. Santa Clarita is currently declining at a rate of -0.27% annually but its population has increased by 20.14% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 176,320 in 2010. Santa Clarita reached it's highest population of 213,734 in 2017. Spanning over 71 miles, Santa Clarita has a population density of 2,994 people per square mile.
The average household income in Santa Clarita is $119,314 with a poverty rate of 8.21%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,895 per month, and the median house value is $537,000. The median age in Santa Clarita is 37 years, 35.9 years for males, and 38.2 years for females. For every 100 females there are 99.7 males.
Santa Clarita is a city located in the state of California. It is located in Los Angeles County, where it is the fourth largest city by population. Santa Clarita has a short history as a city, as it was only recently incorporated in 1987. However, the annexation of the city has caused the population to grow quite rapidly in that short time period.
Population Growth in Santa Clarita
The city of Santa Clarita has seen its population jump significantly since being incorporated. However, census data show that population growth is slowing. Recent estimates indicate that the population is up just 3.2% from the last census in 2010. However, continued growth—even at a slower rate—will soon push this California city past the 200,000 resident mark.