Sonoma is a city located in Sonoma County California. With a 2020 population of 10,757, it is the 473rd largest city in California and the 3877th largest city in the United States. Sonoma is currently growing at a rate of 0.08% annually but its population has decreased by -2.93% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 11,082 in 2020. Spanning over 3 miles, Sonoma has a population density of 3,921 people per square mile.
The average household income in Sonoma is $112,634 with a poverty rate of 8.89%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,904 per month, and the median house value is $825,600. The median age in Sonoma is 52.3 years, 49.5 years for males, and 55.1 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Sonomawas:
Rate of Home Ownership
Average Family Size
Average Household Size
The highest rate of high school graduation is among 2+ races people with a rate of 100.00%.
The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among black people with a rate of 73.25%.
83.97% of Sonoma residents speak only English, while 16.03% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 11.16% of the population.
Overall Poverty Rate
Male Poverty Rate
Female Poverty Rate
The race most likely to be in poverty in Sonoma is White, with 7.27% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Sonoma is Multiple, with 6.24% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.23%. Among those working part-time, it was 5.23%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 16.91%.
Number of Veterans
Veteran Poverty Rate
Veteran Disability Rate
Labor Force Participation
Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Sonoma
89.60% of Sonoma residents were born in the United States, with 62.60% having been born in California. 4.02% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.