Shandon, California Population 2022

1,142
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Shandon is a city located in San Luis Obispo County California. With a 2020 population of 1,142, it is the 991st largest city in California and the 14156th largest city in the United States. Shandon is currently declining at a rate of -1.13% annually and its population has decreased by -2.23% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,168 in 2020. Spanning over 3 miles, Shandon has a population density of 387 people per square mile.

The average household income in Shandon is $67,780 with a poverty rate of 7.59%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,665 per month, and the median house value is $327,700. The median age in Shandon is 42 years, 38.1 years for males, and 43.3 years for females.

Shandon Demographics

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

  • White: 64.23%
  • Two or more races: 24.10%
  • Other race: 9.11%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 1.71%
  • Black or African American: 0.85%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
The current population of Shandon, California is 1,142 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 1,168.

Shandon, California Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White67764.23%
Black or African American90.85%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander181.71%
Some Other Race969.11%
Two or More Races25424.10%
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Shandon Population by Race

Shandon Population Pyramid 2022

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Shandon Median Age

34.4


Total

32.6


Male

35.8


Female

Shandon Adults

There are 778 adults, (60 of whom are seniors) in Shandon.

Shandon Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

8.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

38.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Shandon Sex Ratio

Female

487

46.20%

Male

567

53.80%

Shandon Population by Age

Shandon Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Shandon Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Female100%0%
Non Family71.9%28.1%
Married71.3%28.7%
All70%30%
Male43.8%56.3%

70.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Shandon Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All3572.9570
Married1674.4371.3
Male322.6943.8
Female123.17100
Non Family1461.3171.9

4.09

Average Family Size

2.95

Average Household Size

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Shandon Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade9113.06%
9th to 12th Grade9313.34%
High School Graduate22432.14%
Some College20629.56%
Associates Degree405.74%
Bachelors Degree304.30%
Graduate Degree131.87%
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Shandon Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Shandon Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White24520827
Hispanic35524116
Black99
Other Race5553
2+ Races148106
Islander18

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 11.02%.

Shandon Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$35,917$40,645$29,946
Less Than 9th Grade$47,083$47,750$
High School Graduate$18,281$$30,156
Some College$36,490$40,294$
Bachelors Degree$69,219$$
Graduate Degree$$$

$35,917

Average Earnings

$40,645

Average Male

$29,946

Average Female

Shandon Earnings by Educational Attainment

Shandon Language by Age

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Shandon Language

53.31% of Shandon residents speak only English, while 46.69% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 44.97% of the population.

Shandon Language

Shandon Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White3103511.29%
OtherNaN%
Hispanic628457.17%

7.59%

Overall Poverty Rate

4.59%

Male Poverty Rate

11.09%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Shandon

The race most likely to be in poverty in Shandon is White, with 11.29% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Shandon is Hispanic, with 7.17% 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 12.56%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 19.03%.

Shandon Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade9.78%
High School4.02%
Some College10.57%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%

Shandon Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed3.07%
Male Unemployed0.00%
Female Employed7.55%
Female Unemployed0.00%

Shandon Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Shandon Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$72,860$75,496
Families$64,875$77,820
Married Families$79,107-
Non Families$72,941$72,136
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Income by Household Type

Shandon Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

48.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

50.8%

Male Marriage Rate

44.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Shandon Married by Age and Sex

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Shandon Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Shandon Marital Status by Race

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Shandon Marital Status

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77

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War13
First Gulf War27
Vietnam17
Korea
World War II10

Shandon Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 345
35 to 5419
55 to 6431
65 to 7412
75+10

Shandon Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White6512.52%
Black222.22%
Other Race68.96%
2+ Races42.42%
Hispanic255.73%

Shandon Veterans by Race

Shandon Veterans by Education

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10.39%

Veteran Poverty Rate

12.99%

Veteran Disability Rate

Shandon Veterans by Education

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68.5%

Labor Force Participation

60.7%

Employment Rate

11.4%

Unemployment Rate

Shandon Employment by Age

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Shandon Employment by Race

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Shandon 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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54.84%

Born in Shandon

79.79%

Native Born

20.21%

Foreign Born

8.44%

Non Citizen

11.76%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

79.79% of Shandon residents were born in the United States, with 54.84% having been born in California. 8.44% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Shandon Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20101,2950.00%
20111,282-13-1.00%
20121,269-13-1.01%
20131,256-13-1.02%
20141,243-13-1.04%
20151,230-13-1.05%
20161,217-13-1.06%
20171,204-13-1.07%
20181,191-13-1.08%
20191,178-13-1.09%
20201,168-10-0.85%
20211,155-13-1.11%
20221,142-13-1.13%

Shandon Population by Year