Stanford, California Population 2022

22,618
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Stanford is a city located in Santa Clara County California. With a 2020 population of 22,618, it is the 323rd largest city in California and the 2055th largest city in the United States. Stanford is currently growing at a rate of 3.35% annually and its population has increased by 6.94% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 21,150 in 2020. Spanning over 3 miles, Stanford has a population density of 8,239 people per square mile.

The average household income in Stanford is $139,306 with a poverty rate of 18.93%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,666 per month, and the median house value is $2.00 Mn. The median age in Stanford is 22.5 years, 22.9 years for males, and 21.9 years for females.

Stanford Demographics

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

  • White: 57.43%
  • Asian: 25.97%
  • Two or more races: 8.49%
  • Black or African American: 4.40%
  • Other race: 3.28%
  • Native American: 0.40%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.03%
The current population of Stanford, California is 22,618 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 21,150.

Stanford, California Population 2022

Population by Race

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Stanford Population by Race

Stanford Population Pyramid 2022

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Stanford Median Age

22.3


Total

23


Male

21.6


Female

Stanford Adults

There are 15,322 adults, (636 of whom are seniors) in Stanford.

Stanford Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

4.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

6

Child Dependency Ratio

Stanford Sex Ratio

Female

7,665

47.31%

Male

8,535

52.69%

Stanford Population by Age

Stanford Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Stanford Household Types

27.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Stanford Households and Families

2.84

Average Family Size

2.09

Average Household Size

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Stanford Households by Type

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Stanford Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Stanford Educational Attainment by Race

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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 asian people with a rate of 100.00%.

Stanford Educational Attainment by Race

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$46,318

Average Earnings

$46,045

Average Male

$48,106

Average Female

Stanford Earnings by Educational Attainment

Stanford Language by Age

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Stanford Language

60.81% of Stanford residents speak only English, while 39.19% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Asian and Pacific Island languages, which is spoken by 17.06% of the population.

Stanford Language

Stanford Poverty by Race

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18.93%

Overall Poverty Rate

19.79%

Male Poverty Rate

17.95%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Stanford

The race most likely to be in poverty in Stanford is Multiple, with 32.64% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Stanford is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.65%. Among those working part-time, it was 19.34%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 47.82%.

Stanford Poverty

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Stanford Poverty Rate by Education

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Stanford Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Stanford Income by Household Type

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Income by Household Type

Stanford Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

15.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

15.2%

Male Marriage Rate

15.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Stanford Married by Age and Sex

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Stanford Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 45-54, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55-64.

Stanford Marital Status by Race

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Stanford Marital Status

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181

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

Stanford Veterans by War

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Stanford Veterans by Age

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Stanford Veterans by Race

Stanford Veterans by Education

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15.17%

Veteran Poverty Rate

14.61%

Veteran Disability Rate

Stanford Veterans by Education

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48.9%

Labor Force Participation

46.6%

Employment Rate

4.4%

Unemployment Rate

Stanford Employment by Age

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Stanford Employment by Race

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Stanford 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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31.63%

Born in Stanford

72.94%

Native Born

27.06%

Foreign Born

19.36%

Non Citizen

7.70%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

72.94% of Stanford residents were born in the United States, with 31.63% having been born in California. 19.36% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Stanford Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected

Stanford Population by Year