Watsonville is a city located in California. With a 2020 population of 53,818, it is the 170th largest city in California and the 731st largest city in the United States. Watsonville is currently declining at a rate of -0.04% annually but its population has increased by 5.12% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 51,199 in 2010. Watsonville reached it's highest population of 53,919 in 2017. Spanning over 7 miles, Watsonville has a population density of 8,047 people per square mile.
The average household income in Watsonville is $73,024 with a poverty rate of 14.80%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,409 per month, and the median house value is $464,200. The median age in Watsonville is 30.6 years, 29.2 years for males, and 31.8 years for females. For every 100 females there are 103.7 males.